Before states from Colorado to Massachusetts legalized leisure weed, smoking weed as a father or mother was taboo. This doesn’t imply that folks didn’t do it, simply that you’d in all probability by no means be excessive (or ever admit to it) in entrance of your youngsters. Today, nicely over half of Americans reside in locations the place marijuana is authorized in some type. This signifies that much more mother and father are toking up. Here are the dos and don’ts of being a mother or father who smokes weed on this new period of 420 freedom.
Do: Play With Your Kids While You’re High
The most pleasant factor you are able to do as a weed-smoking mother or father is enjoying together with your youngsters if you’re excessive. Many mother and father discover that weed helps them relate to their youngsters. Plus, you’re extra more likely to take pleasure in the identical issues your youngsters like if you’re blazed.
Many mother and father around the globe would agree with this. Lucy, who lives in Portsmouth, England, wrote to The Guardian: “I feel weed makes me a better, calmer, more interactive parent, I ask my daughter more questions, have the patience to sit and teach her new things, go on long exploratory walks and spend longer playing with her than I would if I hadn’t been smoking, I feel it’s really brought us closer.”