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Your Guide to Sleep & Cannabis

Cannabis: one of the worlds oldest sleep aids It’s popular knowledge that cannabis can make you sleepy. Long used by insomniacs to medicate sleeping problems, marijuana is natures way of tucking you in. While this is no surprise to frequent users, there are still some little-known facts to be aware of. Indica strains are a…

How To Make Cannabutter

Cannabutter: The best recipe the internet has to offer for your cannabis-infused-butter needs Our team polled the internet and other industry professionals for the best cannabutter recipe available. What we landed on was a simple yet effective way to infuse your butter with cannabis. Easily used in edible recipes, this cannabutter can be made and…

It’s Time To Legalize Marijuana For the Sake of our Youth

With Bill C-45 on the horizon, it’s time to talk about how legalizing marijuana across Canada will benefit the youth of our society. One of the main objectives of the proposed Cannabis Act (Bill C-45) is to protect youth from cannabis-related harm. Interestingly enough, the same argument is made to keep cannabis illegal. Critics state…

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Win for Canadian Cannabis: Senate Passes Second Reading on Bill C-45

It looks like Trudeau’s plan to legalize cannabis by the summer will stay on course. The Canadian Senate passed the second reading of Bill C-45 despite Conservative efforts to torpedo the legalization of marijuana. Last Thursday, the vote ended with a tight margin of 44-29 in favour. The bill is now headed to committee, where…

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Cannabis & Long Distance Running: Endocannabinoids and the Runners High

The cannabis climate is changing. With legalization sweeping through North America, it’s no surprise that people are discovering more and more uses for cannabis, including those as unlikely as exercise. The ‘lazy stoner’ stereotype is being debunked through discoveries like these. And although cannabis-friendly athletes are misrepresented, the proverbial Venn-diagram of cannabis and athleticism is…

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Cannabis vs Opioids: Pain Patients Weigh In

It’s no secret that prescribing Opioids to manage pain can (and does) lead to addiction. According to a 2017 study, an overwhelming amount of people treating chronic pain reported a preference for cannabis over opioids in terms of pain management treatment. HelloMD and the University of California Berkeley employed researchers to collect data from almost…

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Weed and Sex: A Brief History of Cannabis as an Aphrodisiac

Cannabis and sex have a long and happy history. From Tantric sex in India to Eastern European wedding nights and love goddesses in Norse mythology, cannabis and sex are historically and intrinsically linked. Cannabis and Tantric sex leading to spiritual awakenings Cannabis’ reputation as a powerful aphrodisiac dates back to 700AD in India. The plant…

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Cannabis & Romance: Your Green Guide to Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day and cannabis are the ultimate partners Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, so why not treat your special someone (or yourself if you’re flying solo) to a cannabis-infused love-fest? Do February 14th right with this marijuana-inspired romance plan. Start with a cannabis infused dinner You can use Pure Coco to infuse any…

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Your Guide on Cannabis For Your Pet

More and more people are turning to cannabis as an alternative medicine. CBD is used regularly for anxiety and pain, indica strains for insomnia, and sativa for creative inspiration. These are all great for you, but what about your dog who also has anxiety or arthritis? It’s not a stretch to think that what’s good…

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How to Combat Smell When Smoking Cannabis Indoors

Like smoking your flower indoors, but not a fan of the smell? Whether you have conservative neighbours, nosy landlords, or a hotboxed company car, we’ve got solutions for you. Here are the top five best ways to combat smell, tried and tested by yours truly. The patchouli method Give thanks to the hippie Gods and…

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Terpenes and Why They Matter in Cannabis

Terpenes. The flavour-kings of the cannabis world. They’re the reason for the aromatic bouquet of citrus in Eden Farm’s Amnesia Haze. Terpenes are to thank for the variety of smells and flavours in marijuana, and they aid in cannabinoid uptake by your brain. If you’re not as obsessed with terpenes as us, you should be….

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Why Smoking Cannabis Gives You ‘The Munchies’

Curious about the science behind why cannabis makes you hungry? Us, too. Often, after smoking users tend to gravitate towards the fridge. Marijuana and snacks have paired together since the early days of THC consumption and we’re here to tell you why. The explanation lies with THC One of the main cannabinoids in cannabis, THC…

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OMNI Botanicals: Organic Ingredients and Small Batch Production Make For Premium Cannabis Products

OMNI Botanicals, a Vancouver-based company specializing in handmade merchandise has launched a line of premium cannabis-based products. OMNI uses a fully activated THC distillate combined and traditional essential oil techniques for high-quality results. In addition to being organic, each product is designed to relieve pain and improve health. You can purchase products online in our…

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The Top 4 Cannabis Strains to Smoke to Inspire Creativity

Cannabis has been inspiring creative minds for as long as creative minds have been looking for inspiration. Altered perception can lead to breaking free from the ordinary thought process. If you’ve learned anything from the likes of Hunter S. Thompson and Hemingway, it’s that an altered state of reality often leads to novel and original…

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Online Marijuana Delivery in British Columbia: What You Need To Know

Do you need a prescription to mail-order marijuana in Canada? There’s no prescription necessary to order marijuana from our site, our only requirement is that you are an adult over the legal age of 19. We are part of the 100+ Vancouver-based dispensaries that don’t operate under the federally-approved medical marijuana system. We prefer to…

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Rosin: What the Cannabis Concentrate Is and How To Make It

For a beginner, marijuana concentrates can be confusing. There’s a lot of information out there, and we can tell you a bit about rosin. What is rosin? Rosin is fairly new to the cannabis concentrate scene. The concentrate has gained popularity across Canada due to being made completely without solvents, it’s safe and also dab-friendly….

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Dabs and Cannabis Concentrate: How to Measure Your Dose

Dabbing. It’s easy to go overboard. It’s a small step for a cannabis concentrate novice to smoke too much when dealing with a high-potency extract. Click here for more information on what shatter is and how to smoke it. If you’d like to foray into the world of concentrates but don’t want to overdo it,…

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How To Discreetly Indulge In Marijuana Over The Holidays

You’re headed home for the holidays but you’re not about to endure your Aunt Irma’s racist babbling sober. One big problem – your relatives don’t partake in smoking cannabis. Don’t worry, we’ve got your how-to guide for discreetly smoking Mary Jane right here. Edibles are your friend Grab a few tasty treats to secretly indulge…

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Marijuana Brownies, the Ultimate Edibles Recipe

The Tastiest Marijuana Brownie Recipe, ever. Looking for the perfect marijuana brownie recipe? Look no further. Here’s your classic moms-homemade marijuana-brownie recipe. Always remember to exercise caution when taking edibles, especially homemade. If you want to take the unknown out completely, check out our edibles section. The original non-marijuana-infused recipe describes them as “dense, fudgy…

What you need to know about marijuana topicals

Marijuana products continue to expand and evolve, and none more than topicals. Topicals are cannabis infused creams, balms, ointments, and other transdermal products you physically apply to your body. Topicals are widely used across Canada, and lucky for you we deliver to almost everywhere within Canada. Topicals are made with extracts of the active compounds found in…

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Safe marijuana use guidelines released for Canada

In June 2017, a document was released by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health  titled “Canada’s Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines.” The document was endorsed by the Canadian Medical Association, Canadian Public Health Association, Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine and the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction. The document is important since it shows a trend towards…

Shatter: What You Need To Know & How To Smoke It

Dabs, shatter, marijuana concentrate, or whatever you’d like to call them, have made a name for themselves within the last few years. Concentrates have been growing in popularity across Canada with shatter being arguably the most well-known. That being said, with most new-age marijuana products, there’s still some confusion surrounding the what and the why. What is shatter? The…

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Indica and Sativa: Know Your Marijuana Strains

If you’ve been in British Columbia (or Canada in general) in the last decade, you’re likely to have heard the terms “indica” and “sativa” mentioned. Possibly prior to poutine indulgence. The difference between the two marijuana categories, however, is not always widely known. Since it’s a medicinal plant and not a synthetically-produced drug, there are…

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How common medication and alcohol interacts with cannabis

With medicinal and recreational marijuana use growing in Vancouver, Toronto and across Canada, so it the chance people will mix it with alcohol or prescription medications. With not many people aware of the interactions or just not considering them, it’s important to know the basics. Check out how alcohol and a few key medication categories…

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The Benefits of Mail Order Marijuana in Canada

Marijuana deliveries, almost anywhere in Canada We have a safe, private and convenient mail order marijuana service. We deliver basically everywhere within Canada. Anywhere Canada Post is willing to go, we can supply you with top-quality cannabis. That includes Vancouver and Victoria within British Columbia, Calgary and Edmonton within Alberta, Toronto within Ontario, Montreal within…

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Edibles: What You Need To Know When Ingesting Cannabis

Most regular marijuana users have had a standoff with edibles in their cannabis career. Most of us also have an edible-related horror story, too. You ingest too much marijuana and find yourself sleeping soundly on the moon. Or, worse, convinced you’re overdosing on a never-ending trip. In Vancouver, Toronto and across Canada, cannabis edibles are…

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Marijuana Strains: What’s the Difference between THC and CBD?

THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol) are the two main components of cannabis. THC is considered the most active ingredient in cannabis with CBD bringing up a close second. They’re both chemical compounds called cannabinoids that affect the mind and body differently, and knowing what they’ll do to you can save you a lot of smoke-related…

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How Cannabis Can Help You Heal: The Top Ten Medical Benefits

Full legalization of cannabis in British Columbia is expected by 2018, however, there are few accredited studies done on the potential health benefits. Cannabis has been used legally for medicinal purposes in the Canadian healthcare system since the early 2000s. A significant number of studies done on cannabis show conclusive evidence of the health benefits…