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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]