How to Grow Your Own Pot

Can you smell that? It smells like victory, and victory it is. With Canada’s legalization of recreational marijuana now in full swing, more and more happy Canucks are wandering around with a grin on their faces. And part of the legal provisions – except for Quebec, Manitoba and Nunavut – is allowing adults in this […]

Marijuana and Rock Climbing

Marijuana and Rock Climbing, then and now I’ll never forget sitting on the rubber floor of the North Rock Climbing Gym flipping through the owner’s old climbing magazines. While I only started climbing in the 1990’s, I was enthralled with the dirtbag history of the sport. Pictures of legendary Yosemite greats like Jim Birdwell and […]

A Newbie’s Guide to Cannabis

I have to confess, I have never been a fan of weed. Growing up my drug of choice was always alcohol, even while my friends were getting high. I just wasn’t interested in smoking up. But with Canada’s legalization of recreational marijuana I started to get curious. The cannabis industry has come a long way […]

Flying with Marijuana

So you’re leaving on vacation tomorrow and you’re just a little bit anxious. Have you packed enough underwear, your bathing suit, a toothbrush? You sit down to relax and take a tiny hit of a joint, and without thinking about it you toss your stash into your carry-on bag sitting by the front door. Hey, […]

The Stigma Surrounding Cannabis

When Canada legalized recreational marijuana in 2018, there was a sense of victory for many. Vilified for decades, cannabis users finally had the notion that they were about to be vindicated. Emerging from their hot-boxed rooms into a brave new world free of guilt and suspicion. While there is no question that legalization has helped […]

CBD for Dogs

It’s no secret, Canadians love their pets and spoil them like one of their own. Accordingly, the spending in the industry is huge, and manufacturers of pet products are cashing in. Statistics Canada indicates that Canadians spent a total of 4.1 billion dollars on pets in 2015. That’s a lot of money. Since we dote […]

The Best CBD Dose

It’s a brave new world in Canada. Now that cannabis has been made a legal industry, we’re seeing the growth of production and research into the varied benefits that CBD can provide. Alleged to relieve the symptoms of everything from cancer and glaucoma to ADHD and depression, it seems there’s nothing cannabis can’t do. But […]

The Joy of Microdosing with Edibles

At the risk of being lynched, I’m just going to throw this out there. I don’t like getting high. From the very first time I took a hit off a joint, I knew it wasn’t for me. Instantly, I turned into a bowl of jelly. I couldn’t talk to save my life, and I certainly […]

Women Get High Too!

Not your typical stoner… Think of your typical marijuana user and what comes to mind? Dollars to donuts you’re picturing a bunch of guys sitting around a bong playing video games. Or maybe you see your older brother rolling a joint on a Friday night. Now be more specific and think of exactly “who” in […]

Can Cannabis Relieve ADHD?

To say that Alex struggled as a child would have been putting it mildly. Diagnosed early on with ADHD, he ran into the typical issues at school and at home that one does when they’ve got little to do with their excess of energy. In his early twenties, I worked with Alex, and he smoked […]

3 Common Uses for CBD

Cannabidiol, more commonly referred to as CBD, has been receiving a lot of press in the past few years. With legalization in Canada now in full swing (with weird political hiccups), that popularity is growing as use of cannabis derived products is becoming more widely accepted. While the true potential of CBD is still under […]

A Summary of Provincial Legalization

Canada’s recreational marijuana laws are as diverse as the country itself. Being the second country in the world – after Uruguay – to legalize pot, the rest of the developed world is looking to see how things are going to pan out. There’s a lot of pride in being a forerunner, but there’s a lot […]

How to Buy Weed

Ah, cannabis. A few years ago who would have thought that something that was once so taboo would not just be legalized, but would be accepted in the mainstream. Even medical communities have validated the benefits of using cannabis to treat a huge swath of issues. And recreationally, consuming weed is no longer something that […]

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Calgary Cannabis Club’s $6K donation in memory of member snubbed by cancer centre

Originally From CBC Calgary Members of the Calgary Cannabis Club say a $6,000 donation to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in memory of one of its members was turned down, all because of the word cannabis in the group’s name. The group tried to make the donation in memory of Rick Beaver, a well-known activist and member of […]

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Those Other Things

If you’ve been around cannabis at all, you’ve probably heard of THC. Until recent years, Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been the most prominent component in weed, and certainly received the lion’s share of attention. As the main psychoactive compound in cannabis, THC is the driver behind getting high from marijuana, and historically it was believed that getting stoned […]

Tobaco Investing In Cannabis

Big Tobacco invests in Canadian marijuana, leaving B.C.’s craft-cannabis producers uneasy A midsize U.S. company has bought majority stakes in two Canadian businesses to prepare for the medicinal-marijuana trade, marking the entry of the tobacco industry into legal pot here by Travis Lupick on February 28th, 2018 at 10:54 AM Big tobacco companies might very well get involved in recreational […]

It’s a 420 Xmas

Hi there, Just a reminder that today is the last day to take advantage of our little xmas sale. For new customers only, enter new420 to get a solid 10% off. And then, for new and existing customers, enter the promo code xmas420 and get an additional 10%.  Pretty sweet.  (*Sale items are excluded) We’ve […]

Everything You Need To Know About Legalization of Cannabis

The Government of Canada released its proposed framework for the legalization of both Medical and Recreational Cannabis.  Honestly, it looks pretty good.  It will allow for the access of Canadians to a plant that many have been using illegally for a long long time.  Prohibition is right around the corner but not without its Casualties […]

Overview of the Proposed Cannabis Act

1.2 Overview of the Proposed Cannabis ActFootnote1 The proposed Cannabis Act seeks to achieve the following objectives: restrict youth access to cannabis; protect young people from promotion or enticements to use cannabis; deter and reduce criminal activity by imposing serious criminal penalties for those breaking the law, especially those who import, export, or provide cannabis […]

Trudeau government to roll out planned pot regulations

The picture of what the legalized pot regime will look like in Canada becomes a bit clearer today, as the federal government unveils many of its proposed pot regulations. Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor will make the announcement today at 3:30 P.M. ET in the foyer of the House of Commons, alongside Bill Blair, parliamentary […]

Which Province Has The Best Approach To Leagalization

Well, Ontario leaped out of the gates first and gave us a disappointingly low bar to jump over.  Quebec was close behind.  Government stores….and not many of them.  40 to start off with and ramping up to 150 in a couple of years.  Think about that for a minute.  What are 40 stores going to […]

Black Friday

How is your Sunday?  Enjoying some time with friends or family? As I am sure you are aware, Black Friday is this week.  You’ve probably been bombarded with advertisements.  “Christmas is coming!  Get your gifts now!!!”  SALE SALE SALE!!! The big box stores are prepping for the onslaught of consumers fighting over the latest overpriced […]

Topicals!!!

I had a migraine the other day.  One of those crushers that leaves you in a bed with the lights out praying for mercy.  We had gotten a sample pack of topical from Yana Canna a few days earlier so I poured a hot bath and put some Exhāle Mineral Bath Salts in.  Twenty minutes later […]

The Fuck Trump Sale

I think like most people, we were disgusted with everything that happened in Charlottesville this past weekend.  If you watched the video of the 20 year old slamming the car into the crowd and a part of your soul didn’t weep, then please unsubscribe and unfollow us.  But if you see how one crazy white […]

Debunking the top arguments against legalization

As we approach the one-year countdown to cannabis legalization in Canada, it’s time to debunk the top arguments critics make against this move. Cannabis is a gateway drug. False, majorly false. In fact, researchers have been studying this claim for decades and have consistently been proving that this is not the case. A widely published report […]

The Lowdown on CBD

CBD (cannabidiol) is a chemical compound found in cannabis, second in popularity only to THC. For simplicity, the chemical compounds in cannabis are known as cannabinoids. Cannabinoids interact with receptors in your brain and body, which is where the various effects come from. Scientists predict there are over 100 cannabinoids in cannabis. We have receptors in […]

Research says cannabis does not change your brain

A new research paper released by the University of Colorado, Boulder and the Oregon Health & Science University is debunking a popular myth about cannabis use and your brain. The findings in the report show that alcohol consumption is linked with negative changes in your brain’s gray matter and in white matter integrity, while cannabis is […]

The Skinny on THC

You undoubtedly have heard the term ‘THC’ synonymously with cannabis, perhaps you even know a bit about the THC high. But do you understand what THC really is and how it works? Don’t worry, we’ve got the lowdown on the science so you can better understand it. THC stands for tetrahydrocannabinol, which is a chemical […]

Study: pain patients overwhelmingly prefer cannabis over opioids

A new study released by the University of California Berkley and Kent State University, finds that a very large majority of patients dealing with pain issues, prefer cannabis over opioids for their symptoms. The study points out some landslide findings, that could lead to favourable changes (and lives saved) opioid landscape. 97 per cent of […]

Tips for storing your bud

If you’re new to cannabis, you may be curious about how long your bud will last. There’s no definitive answer for this, as it truly comes down to a variety of factors. However, there’s a number of things you can do when storing your cannabis to make for the most ideal aging process. Find a […]

Cannabis Cooking: Your Canada Day Weekend Menu

Eating cannabis offers users, oftentimes, a better experience. The high lasts longer and can be stronger, plus it alleviates the annoyance for those who don’t like to smoke. If you want a cannabis-infused menu for Canada Day weekend, here’s some easy recipes to try! Cannabis Caesar Salad INGREDIENTS: 1 clove garlic (minced) 2 tablespoons cannabis oil […]

50 Fast Facts about Cannabis for Canada 150

This weekend marks Canada’s 150th birthday, so in honour of Canada Day on July 1, here’s 50 fast facts about cannabis (150 is too much for anyone to read). Cannabis is originally from Asia. Cannabis contains hundreds of chemical substances, over 100 are known as cannabinoids. THC is the most researched cannabinoid, and stands for delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol. […]

Why do you build up a cannabis tolerance?

Have you ever noticed that you’re starting to have to ingest more and more cannabis each time to achieve that specific high or feeling? This is because your body has built up a tolerance to cannabis. You may be wondering why even a small dosage of marijuana can lead to a tolerance, but a recent […]

Indica vs Sativa vs Hybrid

Marijuana is categorized into two main species: cannabis indica and cannabis sativa, with cross-breeding leading to a variety of hybrid strains. If you’re still new to cannabis, there are very distinct differences between the two species, and therefore different reasons why you would choose one over the other. Cannabis classifications have actually been around since […]

How to Roll a Joint

There are many different ways to ingest cannabis, the most traditional of which is to smoke a joint. But for those who are delving into weed for the first time, rolling a joint may seem like a tricky task. Not to worry, we’ve got a step-by-step guide to make rolling a joint a breeze. What […]

The Crazy Cannabis Laws that Really Exist Around the World

Cannabis legalization is coming to Canada in July 2018, and while everyone has a close eye on the government as details are unveiled, it’s nice to reflect on the fact that we’re doing pretty good in Canada when you compare our country to some of the crazy cannabis laws that still exist out in the […]

Edibles and kids: is responsibility on parents or government?

Cannabis edibles are popular products in American states where cannabis is legalized, and these products are already growing in popularity online in Canada. But, you likely won’t see weed edibles in stores come legalization in Canada, because currently the government plan is to make dried cannabis and cannabis oil legal by July 2018. While the […]

Cannabis is not like tobacco, it shouldn’t have the same rules.

Music and marijuana have been a match made in heaven since the 1960s, and thus why many music festivals have leaned on cannabis producers and companies to sponsor their events. However, one of the aspects of cannabis legalization being played out right now in Canada, is what the rules will be surrounding advertising and marketing […]

Rolling Stone: Letter Shows Jeff Sessions’ Plan to Prosecute Medical Marijuana Providers

In a letter he wrote to Congress back in May, which was obtained by the news site MassRoots.com and published on Monday, Sessions requested that congressional leaders help him in his battle with legal cannabis by letting him essentially override state marijuana laws. Congressional leaders would do this by agreeing not to renew a current federal law, […]

How to obtain a medical marijuana prescription in Canada

In order to obtain cannabis for medical purposes in Canada, you need to get a prescription. To make this process easier to understand, here’s everything you need to know about obtaining a medical marijuana prescription. Consult with a doctor or nurse practitioner First thing you want to do, is discuss your condition and/or symptoms with a […]

Travel Buzz: The Best Cannabis Vacations to Book Now

If you’ve got the itch to book a trip or an adventure, but worried you can’t find something that caters to your cannabis lifestyle, you’re in luck. The marijuana travel industry is budding, and we dug up some of the best experiences out there if you’re planning summer vacations. Cannabis retreat in California: a new five-day […]

Is Cannabis Legalization the Key to Ending Economic Ruin?

As legalization draws closer in Canada, some people are wondering what economic benefits this federal move will bring (and for good reason). Colorado has been looked to a lot by Canadian leaders as a blueprint for what to expect when legalization hits next year, and they fared well in the way of an economic boost […]

Cooking with Cannabis: The Basics for Every Edible Recipe

When it comes to ingesting cannabis, being able to eat your marijuana opens up endless opportunities. Buying edibles can come with limited options (until legalization hits), but with some simple tips and recipes, you can cook with cannabis all on your own, and make any recipe a cannabis-infused creation. It all starts with butter or […]

With Legalization Looming, Should We Pardon Cannabis Convictions?

As we know, the federal government in Canada has announced that marijuana will be legalized by July 2018, and thus pressure is being brought on to the government to stop law enforcement from charging Canadians for simple possession of cannabis. It raises an important question as this legislation makes its way through parliament, should we be […]

A Crash Course on Cannabis Edibles

Cannabis edibles are foods infused with marijuana, and for seasoned users, this is a great choice due to its potency. However, for people new to this arena of edibles, there is one common mistake—eating too much. So how can you enjoy the benefits of edibles without going overboard? Here’s a quick crash course on dosing, […]

How do Canadian provinces view legalization? Very differently.

As the federal government has left it up to provincial governments in Canada to set the stage for how legalization will look in their respective areas, so far it looks like each province is taking a different approach in preparation for the big date. Here’s a look at what’s being considered by some provinces so […]

Waldos, the Dead and the History of 420

Whether it’s referring to the infamous date or the time of day, “420” has become synonymous with marijuana and has unofficially become “Weed Day” over the years. But do you know why this celebratory date came to be so well-known and cannabis-intertwined? The reason is probably more obscure than you could have imagined. Pop culture […]

Where to Celebrate 420 Across Canada

With Canada’s legalization announcement, this year’s 420 might be the biggest celebrations yet as prohibition marks a glorious end. As 420 hits this week, here’s where to celebrate across Canada. VANCOUVER 420 Vancouver 2017: this annual festival is in its 23rd year, and is happening between 10am and 7pm at Sunset Beach (1204 Beach Avenue). Featuring guest […]

How will Canada deal with stoned drivers; is it a problem at all?

One of the interesting lingering “issues” coming down the pipe with legalization, is how police will deal with people driving under the influence of marijuana. What does it even mean to toke too many before driving? We have some questions regarding this spectacle of an issue, one being: is this even a problem at all? […]

Legalization Lessons: What Can Canada Learn from Portugal?

We learned last week, that marijuana legalization would be in effect nationwide come July 1, 2018. Since few countries have legalized cannabis nationwide, Canada will have to take a cue from other nations who have been there: Columbia, Peru, Uruguay and The Netherlands, to name a few. But Portugal stands alone in a move that may […]

Prohibition is Over Canada Day 2018

Well, looks like modern day prohibition as we know it will finally cease to exist, come Canada Day 2018. Earlier this week, it was leaked that the Liberal government will announce legislation next month, that will have marijuana legalized nationwide by July 1, 2018. CBC News has learned that the legislation will be announced during […]

Weed and CBD – A CNN report

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUwkLiciY6Q

Cannabis and Autistic Self Agression

Becoming a parent was one of the scariest things for me.  I was deeply afraid of having an Autistic child.  It was completely irrational but real none the less.  To watch this video is really really hard for me but to see the result is truly amazing.

Joe Rogan and Marijuana

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6l0WpgK_5dI

How to grow your own Weed

The Union – The Business of Getting High

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6s6uONa-_5w

Indica or Sativa

Indica or Sativa

I Can’t Sleep