Ashley Manta

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Hump Day High: Building Intimacy Through Communication

Humans do this ALL. THE. TIME. In just the past week, how many instances can you recall where someone has…
The Daily DOPE

Getting Fired Up On The Forth Of July: Hump Day High

Sunshine. Warm weather. A pool with inflatable furniture. Great cannabis. Patriotic fruit trays. Must be the 4th of July in…
The Daily DOPE

The Cannasexual Heads To The Cannabliss Retreat In Ojai: Hump Day High

This past weekend I had the pleasure of spending a few days in Ojai and getting to experience part of…
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Checking Your Sex And Cannabis Assumptions At The Door

I’m a sex educator and a cannabis industry professional. By and large, most of my friends are colleagues and my…
Health & Wellness

Fc2 Female Condoms: Why They’re Worth It

If you’re like most of the people I meet in my sex educator travels, you’ve never heard of the FC2…
Health & Wellness


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The Daily DOPE

The Cannasexual Dates: It’s Not All Rainbows and Orgasms

You might think that dating would come easily to someone who studies sex and relationships for a living. Allow me…
Health & Wellness

Sensory-Focused Cannabis Bash: Touch, Smell, See, Hear and Taste Immersion

This event was not easy to reach, but well worth the challenge. After turning off the Pacific Coast Highway in…

May The 4th Be With You: The Empire Strikes Match at Star Wars-Themed Cannabis Party

When I heard about a Star Wars-themed patient appreciation day in San Ysidro, I was admittedly a little hesitant. I…