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Introduce Dad to the Gift of Cannabis this Father’s Day

Ah, the changing times! Remember when ‘The Talk’ with your folks meant a one-way street of cautionary tales about the dangers of weed? Well, roll over, because it’s a new era. Now, it’s time for us to educate them about the wonders of cannabis, especially when it comes to their well-being. But fear not, convincing Dad about the merits of Mary Jane can be trickier than mastering the perfect joint roll. Let’s dive into how to navigate this sticky conversation, shall we?

(scroll to the bottom for a quick gifting guide!)

Myths and Facts About Cannabis: Debunking the Haze
First things first, let’s clear the smoke around some common misconceptions. Your dad might be hanging on to outdated ideas about cannabis like it’s his prized vinyl collection. But fear not, we’re here to set the record straight.

“Smoking Weed Causes Cancer”
Sure, smoke isn’t great for the lungs, but pulling on a joint is unlikely to turn him into a smoldering mess. Research from UCLA and others suggests no link between cannabis and lung cancer. Plus, there are plenty of smoke-free ways to indulge.

“Cannabis is Highly Addictive”
Okay, so some folks might develop a bit of a habit, but it’s hardly the stuff of intervention shows. Most users don’t become dependent, and quitting won’t have you crawling up the walls like a B-grade horror movie.

“Cannabis is a ‘Gateway’ Drug”
Forget what D.A.R.E. told you. Cannabis isn’t a launchpad to a life of hard drugs. If anything, it’s more like a gateway to a comfy couch and a bag of chips.

“Cannabis is Dangerous”
Compared to alcohol and tobacco, cannabis is nowhere near as threatening. Sure, it’s not without its risks (like driving while under the influence), but in moderation, it’s about as harmful as a hug from grandma.

Where to Start?
Now that we’ve cleared the air, it’s time to initiate ‘The Talk.’ Sharing personal stories or testimonials from folks in similar situations can help ease them into the idea. It’s like offering them a taste of the good stuff before diving in headfirst.

Addressing His Concerns: From Legal Limbo to Doc Dilemmas
Your dad might have a laundry list of worries, from legal woes to fears of turning into Cheech and Chong overnight. But fret not, we’ve got answers for their burning questions.

The Law: Brush up on the legalities in your state and share the lowdown with them. Knowing the dos and don’ts can ease their minds and prevent any run-ins with the fuzz.

The Stigma: Help them see that cannabis has gone mainstream. From Grandpa to Snoop Dogg, people from all walks of life are lighting up for relief.

Drug Interactions and Side Effects: It’s a legit concern. Make sure they chat with their doc before diving in, especially if they’re on other medications. Better safe than sorry.

Talking With Their Health Care Provider: Reassure them that their doc’s not going to wag a finger at them. Well, hopefully not. Encourage an open dialogue to address any concerns or questions.

Which and How? Navigating the Dispo
Now comes the fun part – picking out the goodies. From THC to CBD, and everything in between, there’s a whole smorgasbord of options to explore. Here’s a crash course on what to look for:

Tolerance: Don’t go straight for the moon rock. Start low and slow to avoid any interstellar journeys. Introduce him to something chill and high in CBD, like the Ozone Secret Agent Disposable Vape.

Mode of Consumption: If he’s not keen on toking, explore other options. There’s nothing like a nice fruity Ozone Soft Chew before bed for the insomniac dads out there.

Convenience: For the dad on the go, pre-rolls are a convenient option. Simply light up and enjoy – no rolling required. Ozone White Russian pre-rolls are the perfect choice for when he just needs to get up and go.

THC and CBD: Depending on his needs, he might benefit more from one or the other. It’s all about finding the right balance. FX Restoring Blue Raspberry Soft Chews have that 1:1 ratio best for unwinding during his Sunday golf game.

Pain Management: If dad suffers from chronic pain, Simply Herb San Fernando Valley Shake could be a game-changer. These potent buds are said to offer fast-acting migraine relief without the need for harmful painkillers. Throw in a grinder and some pre-roll papers so he can hit the ground rolling.

Slow and Steady Wins the Race
It might take some time for your dad to come around, and that’s okay. Be patient, be understanding, and most importantly, be a source of knowledge and support. And hey, if at first you don’t succeed, there’s always round two.

This Father’s Day, give Dad the gift of cannabis. Not only is it a chance to bond over a shared interest (or newfound hobby), but it could also be the key to unlocking a world of relief and relaxation. So why not treat him to something special from Ascend Dispensary? It’s the gift that keeps on giving – just like dad’s love.

Father’s Day Product Recommendations

Ozone FX Restoring 1;1 THC CBD Blue Raspberry Gummies – 10 Pack (H) – Our Ozone FX Restoring gummies are the perfect way to celebrate dads everywhere! Each gummy is packed with a 1:1 THC:CBD blend, helping users unwind after a long day of being a dad.
Ozone 5 Pack Pre-Roll – Multiple strains (S,H, I) – Take a moment to chill out and relax with our Ozone 5 Pack Pre-Rolls. Each pre-roll is artisanally crafted to provide a quick escape from the monotony of everyday life.
Ascend Dispensary Gift Card – Get the Dad in your life a gift card that he’ll actually remember! Our Ascend Dispensary cards are redeemable at any of our 36 retail locations.
Vessel VESSEL® – Vape Pen Batteries, Cases, and More (vesselbrand.com)
Ongrok ONGROK Premium Accessories

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