CBD and Stress: What Does the Science Say?
Are you feeling more on edge lately with so much uncertainty in our daily lives? I sure am. That’s why I’m so glad I also have cannabis in my daily life, and CBD in particular. Cannabidiol (CBD) is often recommended for easing stress and boosting mental relaxation—but it’s also promoted as a pain reliever, sleep […]
Recreational CBD? Busting the Myths About Cannabidiol
Now more than ever, the world can feel really chaotic, and it can be a challenge to disengage from the stressors that surround us. Thankfully, we have options to step away from the fray, whether that’s getting outside for fresh air, savoring a home-cooked meal or my favorite way to achieve mental relaxation: cannabis. “Recreational […]
Weed and Sex: Why the Modern Consumer Uses Cannabis to Build Intimacy
It might not come up every day, but budtenders often get questions about cannabis and sex. Of course we know that weed is great for social activities, connecting with friends and even alleviating social anxiety—but what about weed for those one-on-one, clothing-optional interactions? While there’s no single cannabis product that improves everyone’s love life, research […]
Introduction to Cannabis
Stop thinking of cannabis as a singular plant that solely produces THC. Instead, think of cannabis as a plant that produces a diverse set of compounds that can produce a full suite of effects and moods. Cannabis produces many more cannabinoids than just THC, some of which we are still discovering. Moreso, hundreds of terpenes […]