What to Do on St. Patrick’s Day in Ypsilanti 2021

Americans mostly regard St. Patrick’s Day as a party holiday – specifically, a drinking holiday. But the greenery, clover symbols, and significance of the holiday means Mary Jane suits St. Patty’s day just fine. Here’s what to do for St. Patrick’s Day in Ypsilanti, MI in 2021 for those who want to celebrate with cannabis.

St. Patrick’s Day History

The history of St. Patrick’s Day is rife with rumors and symbiology. But we do know a few things for certain. St. Patrick was a real person, and he was not Irish. Born to a wealthy Roman family in 4th century Britain, Patrick was kidnapped at age 16 and served as a slave in Ireland for about 10 years before escaping back to Britain.

He later went back to Ireland determined to transform Ireland into a Christian society. What happened next is the stuff of myth and legend, but we do know that modern Ireland has a large Catholic population and the druids are largely gone. Read the rest...

Jayla – Employee of the Month

Jayla is our February Employee of the Month! She is a hard-worker who loves to joke around with her coworkers and is a receptionist here at The Patient Station.

Since working here, she has gained a lot of knowledge about cannabis and how to give the best information possible to our patients based on their specific needs. Her favorite product that we offer here is the Oasis peanut butter! “I love being able to eat it with absolutely anything such as sandwiches, chocolate, etc. it also helps with my insomnia.”

Something Jayla likes to do on her breaks is to see how far someone can catch food in their mouths. It’s become a game for her and her coworkers. “We’ll grab something like a fruit snack and take steps further and further back to see how far someone can catch one.” She loves the family community that we have here and how friendly everyone is to each other. Her favorite part about working here, other than the fun atmosphere, is the quality of care that her and her coworkers are able to provide for our patients. Read the rest...

Kyle – Employee of the Month

Kyle is our January Employee of the Month. He is a Shift Lead for us here at The Patient Station and has been working with us for 7 months.

Kyle has gained a new outlook on what a job could be like since working with us. He finds his job enjoyable and likes that it is a stress-free environment. His favorite part is that he gets to go outside and interact with our patients. It touches his heart that some of our patients go out of their way to make us feel safe. He likes that it’s not a one-way street and that our patients care about us as much as we care about them. He also loves when they bring pets so that he can see the animal’s happy faces. “I’ve seen everything from dogs to cats to rabbits to turtles,” which are all a welcome surprise.

In his downtime, Kyle likes to play a game that him and his coworkers came up with called “Strain Man.” Read the rest...

Stephen – Employee of the Month

Stephen is our October Employee of the Month! He is one of our Patient Consultants here at The Patient Station and has been working with us for 5 months.

What Stephen likes most about working with us is how much compassion and care that we have for the business and our employees. “The difference of amount of care and hustle is so much better than anywhere I’ve worked before. It’s motivating to have that family atmosphere around you. I never in my wildest dreams thought I’d be getting paid to work with cannabis and I’ve gained so much knowledge of the cannabis industry since I’ve started here.”

Stephen likes to research products with his coworkers. They are constantly discovering something new about the products we offer so they can best help our patients. His favorite product that we offer is Shattered Thoughts edibles. His childhood friend happens to be the owner of Shattered Thoughts and would like to shout them out. Read the rest...

Tim – Employee of the Month

Tim is our September Employee of the Month! He is a Packager/Patient Consultant here at The Patient Station and has been working with us for 6 months.

Tim likes the people he works with and the quality of products we sell most about The Patient Station. “There’s a lot about cannabis I thought I knew but I’ve actually learned more health benefits than I thought even existed since working here. I’ve also learned a lot of people skills and personal skills.”

His favorite part about working here is coming into the positivity that his coworkers provide. He likes to joke around with his coworkers and have as much fun as possible while still getting the job done. He also likes that, coming from a corporate structure, he has been invited into the family atmosphere we offer here at The Patient Station.

Tim’s favorite product that we offer is a tie between Shattered Thoughts gummies and any concentrate from Cloud Cover. “The kind of high you get from Cloud Cover is like a pure, nice, clean high.” Read the rest...

Hannah – Employee of the Month

Hannah is our August Employee of the Month! She has been working as a Receptionist and Patient Consultant here at The Patient Station for over 3 months.

Since working with us, Hannah has gained a lot of knowledge about cannabis. She is newer to working in the industry and appreciates the chance to learn all that she can about the products we offer; In addition, she’s had the chance to bond with a lot of our patients over the phone. “My dad passed away 2 years ago from cancer. There’s a lot of cancer patients that call so it’s really nice to bond with them. When they’re going through chemotherapy, I can kind of relate to them as well as any loss or grief. It can be really nice to have someone who understands.”

When asked what she likes most about working here at The Patient Station, Hannah said, “I like the team environment, working together knowing that everyone’s going to help each other out.” Read the rest...

Matt – Employee of the Month

Matt is our July Employee of the Month! He has been working as a Patient Consultant and Delivery Driver here at The Patient Station for over 3 months.

Matt’s favorite part about working with us is that we’re able to give him feedback and have a passion to make our business the best that it can be. He loves the outside ambience music we provide and being able to joke around with coworkers while cleaning or performing other tasks.

One strain we offer that Matt loves is Gorilla Glue. When asked why, he said, “I love Indica and being able to relax. It helps calm my mind at the end of the night and helps with the pain in my wrist.” In addition, his favorite flower we offer is Garlic Cookie!

Some hobbies Matt has outside of work are creating 3D models and gaming for his YouTube channel. “I have a YouTube channel that I’m running and I’m really tech savvy. Read the rest...

Alisha – Employee of the Month

Alisha is our June Employee of the Month! She is one of our Customer Service Shift Leads here at The Patient Station and has been working with us for 1 year.

Her favorite part about working at The Patient Station is the energetic atmosphere. She’s always excited to come to work. “Throughout the day here we like to have fun, we like to make a game out of the day such as who can answer the phone the fastest. We joke around when things are slow and like to have a good time while also making sure everything is running smoothly and according to schedule.”

Alisha likes the products we offer and is a user herself, having plenty of knowledge to help answer any questions our patients might have. Her favorite brand that we offer is Chill. She likes that they use natural ingredients in their products.

One fun fact about Alisha, before working at The Patient Station, she was a MIG Repair Welder. Read the rest...