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  • Cannabis Use on the Rise Among Parents

    “Sometimes I feel like I can’t complete one thought, let alone the 25 requests my kids have just made. Pot has the same effect on me as 20 minutes of yoga, but I don’t have time for 20 minutes of yoga.” So says Anna, a 37-year-old mother of two in Santa Monica, California, and she’s not […]

  • Senior Citizens and Cannabis

    At The Green Solution®, we have the opportunity to serve a wide cross-section of the population – whatever your race, nationality, or gender, we’re happy to see you when you walk in the door, and we’re ready to help you find the perfect product for your needs. While you might be surprised to learn that […]

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  • The Green Solution: A Family Affair

    You know and love The Green Solution, but do you know our history? Westword published an article today about our founders that details how your favorite dispensary got its start. Our story starts way back in 2010 in Northglenn, Colorado. Our co-founder Kyle Speidell told Westword that he and his twin brother, Eric, “started working […]

  • Around the World with Cannabis

    Here at The Green Solution® , we like to keep an eye on global cannabis culture and the rules and regulations that govern our favorite herb in other countries. Last month we took a look at Japan, and this month we turn to South America, and Uruguay specifically. A 2013 measure made Uruguay the first country […]

  • California Cannabis Growers Less Than Excited About Legality

    California is on its way to legalized recreational cannabis sales (beginning January 1, 2018), but there are unexpected problems that may jeopardize a smooth roll-out. In the state’s famous Emerald Triangle, which covers Mendocino, Humboldt, and Trinity counties, there are approximately 32,000 cannabis farmers. Of that staggering number, only about 11 percent (or 3,500) have […]

  • High Times Loves The Green Solution

    High Times is the granddaddy of cannabis magazines, and now we know they love The Green Solution. Last month the original periodical celebrating marijuana and its culture chose the ten best dispensaries in every state (with legalized cannabis sales, of course) – and TGS was chosen as one of Colorado’s finest. Here’s what High Times […]

  • Netflix and…Smoke?

    Netflix is really capitalizing on the predilection of some people to enjoy cannabis while they chill and watch the entertainment giant’s programming. First, they’ve introduced a new comedy called “Disjointed” that’s set in a Southern California dispensary. The show was created by David Javerbaum and TV legend Chuck Lorre (who created “Two and a Half […]

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    Labor Day Weekend in Colorado!

    Labor Day Weekend in Colorado – Event Guide Top Picks for an Awesome Weekend – With Cannabis Pairing Suggestions Before you hang up your flip flops and crop tops for the summer season, The Green Solution wants to wish you a very happy Labor Day weekend! We hope you can enjoy one last dip in […]

  • Cannabis and the Future of Anti-Anxiety Medication

    “One of the most commonly cited reasons for chronic cannabis use is to cope with stress. Consistent with this, cannabis users have shown reduced emotional arousal and dampened stress reactivity in response to negative imagery.” That’s the rationale statement behind a major study investigating the link between cannabis and stress reduction published in the journal […]

  • Around the World with Cannabis

    Those of us who live in Colorado are well aware of the status of legality of cannabis in our state. And those of us who are cannabis enthusiasts are fairly aware of the legality of cannabis in other states, as well. But The Green Solution wonders: what about other countries? What about, for instance, Japan? […]