The benefits of CBD and menstrual cramps

The benefits of CBD and menstrual cramps

Menstrual cramps are very common. Every woman has experienced the pain associated with menstruation or periods at least once in her lifetime. From heating pads to massage ointments and even over-the-counter painkillers, women have tried almost everything to ease this cramping pain. Many have also tried CBD oil and reported it to be beneficial for treating painful periods. In case you are wondering, CBD is a component of cannabis.  Yes, you...
Alexa Hurst CBD
4/20: A holiday that’s hard to keep

4/20: A holiday that’s hard to keep

For those of us who remember, 1971 was a year. Mount Etna erupted. Intel released the first microprocessor. The giant Aswan Dam was completed in Egypt. Charles Manson and three of his followers received the death penalty. On a lighter note, Walt Disney World Resort opened in Florida, the Rolling Stones released Sticky Fingers, and Zep first performed Stairway to Heaven. Starbucks, a small chain of coffee shops, brewed their...
What you need to know about terpenes in cannabis

What you need to know about terpenes in cannabis

Terpenes: their health benefits and how they work with THC and CBD. Most of us are familiar with THC and CBD in cannabis. It’s the THC that makes you feel high and CBD that can mellow you out and even help with pain relief. As cannabis becomes legal in more countries, more research is going into the benefits and uses of cannabis. Increasingly, the focus is on terpenes. Turns out,...
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Canadian startup HiBnb: an airbnb alternative for the cannabis community

Canadian startup HiBnb: an airbnb alternative for the cannabis community

HiBnb has just launched their services to the public. HiBnb can be described as an airbnb alternative for the cannabis community and the “canna curious,” offering staycations geared towards customers who want lounge-like experiences (pillow lounge, pool, jacuzzi, fireplace) and creative experiences for customers who are looking to keep that spark of excitement alive in their entertainment calendar. The listings range from a staycation paradise in Hamilton, with jacuzzi tub...
Deep dish stuffed spinach pizza

Deep dish stuffed spinach pizza

MAKES 4 SERVINGS | TAKES 2 HOURS 30 MINUTES Dough: Chicago style cornmeal pizza crust Sauce: Zesty Italian pizza sauce recipe Stuffing: One small box fresh baby spinach and 1 cup light shredded cheese or dairy-free cheese substitute. Chicago style cornmeal pizza crust: INGREDIENTS »  1 1⁄2 Tbsp yeast »  2 cups warm water »  1 1⁄2 Tbsp sugar of choice »  3 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour of choice »  1⁄2 cup stone-ground...
Max Brennan Food