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Posts to know more about magic mushrooms and related topics
August 3, 2020
In this blog post, we are going to look at Shamanism and how it is linked to Magic Mushrooms, and even how you can add a bit of Shamanic spirit to your trip.
We´re lucky to live in an age of modern medicine. When we get ill, we put our trust in doctors, psychologists, and pharmaceuticals, to sort us out. But our ancestors’ way of treating illness, was a totally different story.
They would’ve checked in with the local shaman to help cure their ills.
June 24, 2020
Eating magic mushrooms alone, in dried or fresh form, is not the most pleasant experience, and if you think about it, we’d never eat “culinary” mushrooms in this way, so no reason to do it with magic ones. There are so many stories people gagging and choking to get those little guys down, that we decided it was time to show you how to eliminate the suffering from eating magic mushrooms by preparing them in pleasant and delicious ways.
In this article, we’re going to take a closer look at “Set and Setting”, an expression which was coined by Timothy Leary in 1964. In his book, The Psychedelic Explorer's Guide, he talks about the importance of carefully preparing yourself, and your environment before setting out on any psychedelic adventure.
To the indigenous people of Central America though, this was old news. For over 3500 years, they’ve been using important “set and setting” rituals.
Let us tell you a little more about set and setting and how it can truly enhance the pleasure and safety of any mushroom trip.
June 5, 2020
We’re living in an exciting new age when it comes to psychedelics, research is thriving and we’re learning so much about their potential health benefits. One of the most surprising things studies are revealing, is that the dreaded “bad trip” might not be so bad after all.
Here at Magic Mushrooms Shop, we sure do love mushrooms, and we’re not just talking about the psychoactive ones.
Over time, our relationship with psychedelic mushrooms has inspired deep respect and curiosity for the entire range of species. We all know that mushrooms can be tasty and trippy, but did you know that they can dramatically improve your physical health?
In these strange times of global pandemics, having a strong immune system is one of the best ways to stay safe. Therefore, we are very happy to present to you our new range of organic mushroom supplements.
April 2, 2020
Microdosing is a term you’ll hear and read a lot about these days. The practice of taking small amounts of psilocybin was launched into the mainstream by the tech community over at Silicon Valley. But what is microdosing ?
Since the practice has become prolific within all levels of society and within many different professions, it is not only the artistic and creative circles who seem to be the most vocal about the benefit of microdosing.
But what do we actually know about microdosing?
Does it really help fight depression and let you explore your mind and consciousness? Where did it come from and what are the effects? What does science say about it all?
We’ll answer all of those questions for you below.
July 17, 2019
Experiencing a psychedelic trip on Magic Truffles can be mind expanding, visually stimulating and fun. But how much do you need to have just a little bit of fun? And how much do you need to see the curtains and the walls dancing to the beat of the background music? Find out the answers in this magic truffles dosage guide!
July 2, 2019
Magic Truffles, also known as sclerotia, bloomed on the psychedelic market after the 2008 Dutch legal restrictions on Magic Mushrooms. The government banned Magic Mushrooms from the smart shops but left the sales of Magic Truffles untouched. You might be looking forward to your own magic truffle trip. To prepare you, we will inform you on 5 things you need to know about Magic Truffles! Continue reading
June 26, 2019
Most cultivators who love the user-friendly instructions of the magic mushroom grow kits might not even know that there are different magic mushroom species. The most common type of psychedelic mushroom is the psilocybe cubensis, the one that you're familiar with. But what if we revealed other, stronger, magic mushroom species? Would you like to be aware of the strongest magic mushroom species out there?
June 6, 2019
LSD and psilocybin microdosing is gaining a lot of popularity these days. The mainstream excitement is largely caused by Silicon Valley Tech billionaires who proudly claim that psychedelics in small dosages helps them with creativity and productivity. Admittedly, that sounds very appealing. But even if you’re not creating the new Uber, you might still want to consider taking a ride on a small dosage of psilocybin. Why? Well, here are some Fast Facts!