October 24, 2019

Best Las Vegas Dispensary 2019

By: Josh Kasoff The Grove has been on a wave of celebration since winning the hat trick of cannabis awards in Las Vegas. When the prestigious Las Vegas Weekly Best of Vegas Award winners were announced, The Grove won the 2019 awards for “Best Cannabis Strain”, “Best Dispensary” and “Best Product- Vert Edibles” all simultaneously.   Best Strain With a prominent terpene profile guaranteeing both stress and pain relief and grown by brilliant  cannabis cultivators, it’s not surprising that The Grove’s Velvet Elvis received the honor of Las Vegas Weekly’s Best Strain of 2019. A cross between popular strains such […]
October 15, 2019

Women in Cannabis: Judi Bolick, Store Manager

Judi Bolick Judi has been helping people feel better for a long time. Before coming to The Grove, her journey as a healer began in the more conventional “medical” realm: at a Las Vegas pain clinic where she worked as a medical assistant for a number of years. She didn’t like the job, and went home every night feeling guilty for seeing so many people getting hooked on painkillers, wondering if she’d caused more damage than she’d helped to alleviate. “I would see professional, outgoing patients come in after an accident or some other injury and within a couple of […]
October 7, 2019

Cannabis News: Research & Banking

Since its inception, the cannabis industry has faced many challenges. In the last few weeks great strides have been taken toward improving two major areas for the industry: research and banking. RESEARCH Many cannabis consumers turn to the plant for its medicinal properties, but there always has been a lack of scientific research to support these benefits. Because the Unites States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) classified marijuana as a Schedule I drug, which are substances, or chemicals defined as drugs with no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse, research and clinical trials on the plant always […]
October 1, 2019

Cannabis and Wellness

While the idea of using cannabis may spark images of recreational activities for some, its role in the health and wellness sphere should not be overlooked. Its use in older populations has risen, with many turning to the drug as a more natural approach to managing pain and other conditions. Many are choosing cannabis for wellness over cannabis for recreational use. Here’s how: Microdosing While some consumers are focused on getting the highest THC concentrations available for maximum highs, there are many people on the other side using small, non-intoxicating amounts for their own wellness. This is called microdosing, and […]
September 24, 2019

From Chicago To Vegas – Planning Your Cannabis Trip

Chicagoans headed to Vegas are in for a trip with access to legal Las Vegas cannabis right here in town. Seasoned stoners and curious travelers alike tend to make one of their first stops a Las Vegas dispensary to try out the weed scene. Since legal weed is not set to come to Illinois until 2020, visitors can make their stay a real marijuana vacation. Know the laws for your Chicago to Las Vegas weed holiday Las Vegas is incredibly 420 friendly, and you’ll find yourself surrounded by people and activities that make stopping by a Las Vegas dispensary worth […]
September 16, 2019

Summer Vegas Events: Life Is Beautiful

Looking for a proper finale to the summer season? Check out the Life Is Beautiful festival taking place on September 20th through 22nd.  This festival takes place in downtown Las Vegas off of Fremont Street, and this year’s lineup features big names from Billie Eilish to Vampire Weekend, Post Malone, and Lil Wayne amongst many others.  If you’re making the trip to Las Vegas for this event, don’t forget to check out the surrounding areas. You can even make your way to a Las Vegas dispensary to stock up on supplies for an ultra-relaxed weekend. The Grove is fully stocked […]
September 5, 2019

Women In Cannabis: Tiffany Hoven, Director of Operations

A recent report found that more than a third of business executives in the marijuana industry are women, a percentage higher than the national average for all types of businesses. Now that’s something to celebrate. We want to put the spotlight on some of our favorite women in the industry: the Las Vegas cannabis connoisseurs from our own team.   Tiffany Hoven Tiffany Hoven was the general manager at our Las Vegas and Pahrump (Nye County) dispensaries for three years before being promoted to director of operations.  She has been an integral part of The Grove team since the company’s […]
August 27, 2019

Cooking with Cannabis: Grilling

There’s no better way to celebrate Labor Day than spending some time outdoors with friends, family and good food. For many, grilling food outdoors is a staple during these warm months. If you’re a cannabis enthusiast looking to elevate your cookout, consider cooking with cannabis. Culture Magazine shares a few summer dishes featuring cannabis-infused goods to help you amp up your meals. Are you new to cooking with cannabis? Before you get started learn how to make canna-butter and cannabis cooking oil. Grilled Corn Ingredients: 4 ears of corn 4 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon cannabis-infused butter Kosher salt Pepper 2 […]
August 5, 2019

3 Self-Care Tips for National Wellness Month

August 1st kicks off National Wellness Month—a perfect time to take your self-care routine to a “higher” level.  What is wellness, anyway?  Some might say that being well is the opposite of being sick. But that’s just a small part of a much bigger picture. Common wisdom among licensed therapists and self-appointed Instagram influencers is that wellness isn’t something you are; it’s something you do, a regular routine you can practice and perfect. According to the National Wellness Institute, there are six dimensions to total wellness: mental, emotional, occupational, physical, spiritual and social.  A holistic approach to wellness covers…just about […]