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California-based edibles brand Kiva is launching a new gummy today and with it a rather bold statement: “CBD IS DEAD.” The brand’s newest gummies, Camino Midnight Blueberry, represent its first foray into CBN, a cannabinoid that’s been known to do things like help improve sleep quality and ease restlessness. Even better, Kiva says it does that without the next-day groggy...
Years ago, I started using cannabis to help regulate my pain. The patient-demonizing “War on Opiates” was just getting started, and filling my valid prescription was becoming harder and harder. Fast forward a few months, and I had completely weaned off 60 mg oxymorphone and 30 mg oxycodone daily. After about three months of using cannabis consistently, I randomly noticed...
Ryan PorterJanuary 22, 2020 The cannabis stores voted the best-looking in Canada tended to have a unifying aesthetic: minimalist, sophisticated, and accessible, a counter argument to the worst stereotypes of outdated stoner culture. Before edibles, beverages, and other cannabis 2.0 merch arrived on the shelves, these stores indulged in ample retail space to present clean environments with distinctive creative touches. Canada’s...
Ryan PorterJanuary 22, 2020 Given medicinal cannabis’s 17-year head start on legalization, perhaps it’s not surprising that Leafly readers, when it comes to choosing their favourite CBD flowers, went with some strains that pre-date the legal recreational market. Most of the favourites chosen carried next to no intoxicating effects, with THC counts often registering under 1%. Cannatonic variants were also clear...
Ryan PorterJanuary 22, 2020 Judging from Leafly readers’ choices for favourite cannabis accessories, the style revolution is well underway when it comes to bongs, pipes, rolling trays, and more. Most of the top choices shared a minimalist aesthetic, perhaps a reaction against the rainbows, skulls, and cannabis leaves of previous generations. Canada’s favourite cannabis accessory brand Jesse Milns/Leafly The cannabis retail chain was a...
Legal marijuana’s place in college education is still limited, but it’s starting to pay off for some University of Denver graduates. The university’s Sturm College of Law and its media and journalism programs have offered classes centered on legal weed since 2015, with the Daniels School of Business following suit in 2017. And now, alumni are beginning to make their...
t’s been nine months since Canadian actor, writer, producer, and director Seth Rogen co-founded his Cannabis brand Houseplant with his childhood friend and “Pineapple Express” creator and screenwriter, Evan Goldberg. Launched in April of last year, in partnership with corporate giant Canopy Growth Corporation CGC 2.93% , the Toronto-based business has managed to leave their mark by offering a...