Refresh Checked Unchecked Menu Search Shopping bag Geolocation Person Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube Info Icon CBC Icon CBC Shape CBD Icon CBD Shape CBG Icon CBG Shape THC Icon THC Shape THCV Icon THCV Shape Loading…
Advertise on Leafly
Current location

Share your location to get the most relevant content and products around you. Leafly keeps personal information safe, secure, and anonymous.

Alexa Peters's Bio Image

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.

Articles contributed to Leafly

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

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

Alexa Peters - July 27, 2018

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.

Alexa Peters - May 11, 2018

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.

Alexa Peters - March 11, 2018

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.

Alexa Peters - December 15, 2017