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How to talk to your Vet about cannabis for your pet

Vets like most doctors are eager to learn about products that can benefit their patients. If you are interested in looking at CBD or full plant Cannabis products for your pet its best to go to your Vet with some information and a question as opposed to a demand. There are peer reviewed medical studies… Read More

Coffee

When I was little I used to have warm milky coffee to dip my rye crackers and cheese into. When I was a teenager it was my go to beverage alongside a piping hot Bino’s restaurant bran muffin dripping in melted butter. When I became a mother at the ripe old age of 21, going… Read More

Tinctures 101

Tinctures are a great introduction to cannabis. They are portable, low to no odor, easy to dose and very versatile! First there are some things you should know.  Most people report sedative or relaxing effects from what is popularly called an Indica strain. Most people report energizing effects from what is popularly called a Sativa… Read More

Coming out Green

My name is Andrea. My career has been varied. Many years ago I started up the original Cafe du Soleil on Commercial Drive, I was a partner in both Ragz’n’Rerunzz clothing and consignment shop as well as earthbabies clothing co. I co-designed the Happy sac baby carrier and did my fair share of retail management including… Read More

How to talk to your landlord about cannabis

For starters recognize that your Landlord has the right to ask that there be no cannabis on their property. In advance consider looking at your lease agreement for any signs of anti-cannabis sentiment and you should ask what the building’s policy on smoking is. If you don’t see any mention of Cannabis and you are… Read More

The age old question…what is the difference between Indica and Sativa?

It can all get a little confusing. For what feels like a very long time Sativa and Indica have been used to quantify the experience the plant matter would offer but since the science community got its hands into the mix we’ve moved further away from these terms. I’ll give you the coles notes. Let… Read More