Equanimity & Justice

Imagine cannabis as a wrongly convicted prisoner, sentenced to life on trumped-up charges. Along the way, countless people are thrown in prison alongside her, just because they knew her or worked with her in some way. In the meantime, people are...

Equanimity and Its Ingredients

For me and everyone else here at Medicine Box, Equanimity is our flagship product as well as an aspirational goal we strive towards. Within our lives, we seek to achieve a well-rested, calm and relaxed frame of mind to face the day’s...

It Takes A Village to Achieve Equanimity

Creating Equanimity Creating Medicine Box’s flagship product Equanimity was a process of putting together all of the pieces. Think of King Arthur in The Once and Future King, applying all he had learned from all of his teachers towards fulfilling his...

The Industry: The foundational components of Conscious Capitalism

The need for a community. Considering all that it’s had to fight, cannabis could certainly not have survived a double-barreled assault on its existence without community. Yes, the plant can be abused, especially by those who seek strictly to profit...

The Locals: Medicine Box’s exploration on community

It’s not just me that made Medicine Box; standing alongside of me in the greenhouses are the Nevada County, CA OGs and the Squaw Valley shredders that both make these communities unique. Communities possess unique healing capabilities, for certain....
Equanimity & Justice

Equanimity & Justice

Imagine cannabis as a wrongly convicted prisoner, sentenced to life on trumped-up charges. Along the way, countless people are thrown in prison alongside her, just because they knew her or worked with her in some way. In the meantime, people are...

Equanimity and Its Ingredients

Equanimity and Its Ingredients

For me and everyone else here at Medicine Box, Equanimity is our flagship product as well as an aspirational goal we strive towards. Within our lives, we seek to achieve a well-rested, calm and relaxed frame of mind to face the day’s...

It Takes A Village to Achieve Equanimity

It Takes A Village to Achieve Equanimity

Creating Equanimity Creating Medicine Box’s flagship product Equanimity was a process of putting together all of the pieces. Think of King Arthur in The Once and Future King, applying all he had learned from all of his teachers towards fulfilling his...

The Locals: Medicine Box’s exploration on community

The Locals: Medicine Box’s exploration on community

It’s not just me that made Medicine Box; standing alongside of me in the greenhouses are the Nevada County, CA OGs and the Squaw Valley shredders that both make these communities unique. Communities possess unique healing capabilities, for certain....

The Sober: Finding community in recovery

The Sober: Finding community in recovery

Every week on Thursday, I’ve got a job to do. At 8:30 a.m., I open up the door, turn the lights on, set a fire and chair the local 12-step meditation meeting for the 12-step community of Lake Tahoe, no matter what. Doesn’t matter if it’s 100 people...

Permaculture #3: Reap What You Sow

Permaculture #3: Reap What You Sow

Medicine Box draws a lot of inspiration from the principles of Permaculture. Permaculture or “permanent culture” was coined by David Holmgren in 1978. Permaculture is a set of design principles centered around whole systems thinking simulating or...

Permaculture #1: Becoming more like nature

Permaculture #1: Becoming more like nature

Let’s explore the 12 principles of Permaculture as they relate to the creative input to Medicine Box. Permaculture or “permanent culture” was coined by David Holmgren in 1978. Permaculture is a creative design process based on whole-systems thinking...