Alexa Peters
Alexa Peters is a freelance writer who covers music, writing, travel, feminism, and self-help. Her work has appeared in the Washington Post, Paste, the Seattle Times, Seattle Magazine, and Amy Poehler's Smart Girls.
Most Popular Articles

Consuming Cannabis During Pregnancy: Here’s What the Science Says

Too many doctors won't discuss the issue, leaving women to research it on their own. Here's a good place to start.

A New Generation Opens Up About the ‘Grass’ in Bluegrass

With roots in conservative Appalachia, bluegrass isn't known for its embrace of cannabis. But in studio and on the road, it helps the music flow.

Here’s What Really Happens to Drug Dogs in Legal Cannabis States

No, cannabis legalization does not mean mass execution of K-9 units. We checked.

Seeking the Secret of the Munchies: One Scientist’s Quest

Why does marijuana make you so hungry? This neuroscientist is narrowing the answer.

The Science Behind Giving CBD & Cannabis to Cats and Dogs

The question of using medical cannabis to improve the health of your pet is a complicated one. Here's what the science says.

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The Science Behind Giving CBD & Cannabis to Cats and Dogs

The question of using medical cannabis to improve the health of your pet is a complicated one. Here's what the science says.

Seeking the Secret of the Munchies: One Scientist’s Quest

Why does marijuana make you so hungry? This neuroscientist is narrowing the answer.

Here’s What Really Happens to Drug Dogs in Legal Cannabis States

No, cannabis legalization does not mean mass execution of K-9 units. We checked.

Consuming Cannabis During Pregnancy: Here’s What the Science Says

Too many doctors won't discuss the issue, leaving women to research it on their own. Here's a good place to start.

A New Generation Opens Up About the ‘Grass’ in Bluegrass

With roots in conservative Appalachia, bluegrass isn't known for its embrace of cannabis. But in studio and on the road, it helps the music flow.