Thanksgiving is built around traditions, and few traditions are more honored and yet less publicly discussed than the annual weed walk ‘n bake among cousins.

Call it what you will. The herbal appetizer. The pre-game. The halftime stroll. The weed walk. The beer run. The safety meeting.

The goal is simple: Hit the jay with your cousins. How you get there may require some strategizing.

The goal is simple: Exit the family gathering to enjoy a little cannabis with your cousins. Return calmed, uplifted, refreshed, and with a botanically enhanced appetite.

The strategems necessary to carry out this task are as varied as the screwballs and nutjobs that you call family.

To help you get through Thanksgiving, I recently polled a group of experienced…

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