S2, EP3: Kim Napolitano-Perry Returns!
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
This week, Gregg brings back scent expert Kim Napolitano-Perry, who regaled us with tales of smelling good in Season 1. This time, she's here to chat with Gregg about social constructs, which bring Gregg no end of fascination. Good thing Kim used to be an English teacher (Mrs. N-P!), and is used to walking folks through concepts that have a lot of nuance to them, like the allegory of the cave. Take a bong rip and go for a philosophical ride with them.  ..read more
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EP9: Justin (JT) Freeman on how fitness and cannabis go hand-in-hand
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
This week, Gregg chats with Justin (JT) Freeman, manager of the Sanford dispensary Vetted. After getting laid off during COVID, JT turned his role as a medical patient and burgeoning fitness training career into a relationship with the mother-daughter team who own Vetted. How can fitness and cannabis work together? Really well! JT used cannabis to help him lose 140 pounds! Hear why that makes sense and isn't out of the ordinary. And don't sleep him as the hip-hop artist Justin Toussaint.  ..read more
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EP7: Sabrina Shapiro on being Gregg's daughter (and making good decisions)
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
Gregg has somehow conned his daughter into coming on the podcast to talk about when she was introduced to cannabis, whether Gregg and Sabrina knew what was going on with each other, and how stoner dad reacted when he found weed in Sab's room. He ran a tight household! Don't worry, this isn't an interrogation, but it IS a must-listen for anyone raising kids in the cannabis era. Maybe your daughter will someday buy you a New England Patriots-themed bowl for your birthday.  ..read more
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EP10: Elizabeth Cloutier, of Wynk, on building a career in cannabis
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
This week, Gregg chats with Elizabeth Cloutier, of cannabis beverage-maker Wynk, on her path to the cannabis industry, moving from dispensaries and trimming to sales and marketing. How does someone with a Human Services degree find themselves at a cannabis company? How do you incorporate cannabis into a wellness-focused lifestyle? What's up with cannabis seltzers, anyway? How do THC and CBD work together on your buzz? Gregg and Elizabeth get to the bottom of it ..read more
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EP5: Dr. Patrick Connolly, family practice physician, on the era of medical cannabis
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
This episode, Dr. Patrick Connolly joins Gregg to talk about his 30 years of family practice with Martin’s Point in Portland, including being Gregg’s actual doctor! It’s Gregg’s chance to ask his doctor questions you don’t generally ask your doctor, especially about practicing in the era of medical cannabis and how the physician community, especially those who came up in Drug War era, reconciles itself with the idea incorporating cannabis into medical care after years of hearing about the devil's weed: "People don't die from taking medical marijuana ..read more
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EP8: Alex McMahan, Co-Founder and CEO at The Healing Community MEDCo
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
This week Gregg chats with Alex McMahan, co-founder and CEO of The Healing Community MEDCo, who also sits on the Office of Cannabis Policy's Medical Cannabis Workgroup. How do you go from slinging pizza to owning your own cannabis business in less than two years? Alex gives you the down low, plus his thoughts on Maine's cannabis marketplace as a whole and how it's evolving and what it's like to present to the Maine Legislature on 20 different bills.  ..read more
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EP6: Michael Saunders on opening and closing Forest City Reserve
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
Like many, Michael Saunders started with cannabis as a young teenager, both with his older brother and as a way to self-medicate, trying to forget things in the short term while growing up in Sanford. His path took him through carpentry, a degree in psychology, and a burgeoning career in social services before he found himself working to help people with medical cannabis and opening Forest City Reserve, a medical dispensary in Lyman, Maine. Now forced to shutter, what does he think about the medical cannabis program and what does he think comes next?  ..read more
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EP1: Luke Mallett on the band, growing up musical, and ... his own brand of weed?
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
In our debut episode, host Gregg Shapiro talks with Luke Mallett, one half of the Mallett Brothers who front the Mallett Brothers Band, Maine's biggest roots, country, and Americana act. Hear him talk about how the band has risen from the depths of the pandemic, how the boys grew up musical, and whether or not we're going to get a Mallett-branded grow in the near future.  ..read more
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EP2: Kim Napolitano-Perry, of Perry Home Naturals, on making everything smell nice
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by Beer & Weed Magazine
5M ago
You know what people complain about all the time? The smell of weed. Want to get rid of that? Listen to super-smeller Kim Napolitano-Perry, founder of Perry Home Naturals, who talks with host Gregg Shapiro about founding a business based in fragrance and managing your smell environment. Did you know there are many different kinds of patchoulis?  ..read more
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