CBD For Pets

CBD has become a quickly emerging topic in the healthcare industry over the past few years. CBD (cannabidiol) is a cannabinoid found in the crystals, or trichomes, of the cannabis plant. It can be consumed in many ways, but unlike THC, CBD is non-intoxicating. Many...

CBD For Sleep

Did you know that sleep is one of the top 3 reasons people use CBD? At Stop & Smell the Roses, customers come in on a regular basis to inquire about how to use CBD for sleep. Whether you are looking to improve sleep cycles, have trouble getting to sleep (and...

Nanotechnology: What You Need to Know

Nanotechnology is a quickly emerging term in the cannabinoid (CBD) industry. If you’re a regular CBD user, chances are you’ve heard about nanotechnology to some extent before. If you’re new to CBD, now is the perfect time to learn about this new form of product!...

Breaking the Stigma With Snug Nugs

   As you all know by now, here at Stop & Smell the Roses we strive to help educate our customers as much as possible when it comes to not only CBD, but the cannabis industry in general.   Our latest way to help break the stigma? Snug Nugs! This unique...

How CBD Enhances This MMA Fighter’s Career

I am a professional kick boxer from Guelph Ontario coaching and training out of Guelph MMA. Kickboxing is an umbrella term that can mean many different standup combat sports, all of which involve punching and kicking. Some rules add the use of the knees, clinch or...

What should I Look For When Buying CBD?

CBD (cannabidiol) is a cannabinoid found in the crystals, or trichomes, of the cannabis plant. It can be consumed in many ways, but unlike THC, CBD is non-intoxicating – it cannot get you high. Those looking for relief in areas like anxiety, blood sugar, blood...

How Vanessa Replaced Painkillers With CBD

Written By: Vanessa Bride (guest contributor) Approved By: Shelby Andrews   Every CBD (cannabidiol) user’s story is different. Where their pain started, how they found out about CBD products and how it affects them. CBD can make a difference, big or small, in a...

Anxiety: 5 Ways CBD Can Help (Infographic)

There is an increasing popularity when it comes to using cannabis or CBD products to help with anxiety. In fact, anxiety is one of the most popular ailments we see in our stores, and all of our customers who have tried CBD for anxiety have come back to us with amazing...

CBD Isolate vs. Full Spectrum Products

Written by: Samantha Smith and Shelby Andrews Unless you’re well-versed in the hemp-based wellness community, you’re probably unclear on what the words “full-spectrum” and “isolate” have to do with CBD. These terms are used frequently and it’s important to know the...

Which CBD Intake Method Is Right For Me?

Written By: Harrison Tew and Shelby Andrews   Many people who are new to CBD are unaware of the multiple intake methods available to them and which intake method might be best suited for their distinct needs. While all intake methods are safe and effective in...

How CBD Can Improve Your Mental Health

How CBD Can Improve Your Mental Health Written by: Shelby Andrews There is a lot of speculation around how cannabis products interact with mental illnesses. Often, customers come to us with many questions surrounding how cannabis and CBD can help or hinder mental...

Founder Story: “CBD Gave Me My Life Back”

Founder Story: “CBD Gave Me My Life Back” Written By: Shelby Andrews Typically, when a potential customer reaches out to the SASTR team about starting their journey with CBD they come to us with hesitance, skepticism and a long list of questions. Most importantly,...

When Should I Vaporize My CBD Products

When Should I Vaporize My CBD Products? Written by: Shelby Andrews One question our customers frequently ask us is whether or not vaporizing is an appropriate intake method for cannabidiol products. To us, the answer is simple: yes, vaporizing CAN be a great intake...

5 Unique Facts About Cannabidiol (CBD)

To clear up some of the confusion for people just starting to learn about cannabidiol, we have put together 5 unique facts about cannabidiol and CBD oil. When entering into the world of cannabidiol (CBD), people are often overwhelmed with questions and uncertain about...

CBD – The Myths And The Facts

Fact - CBD is a type of cannabinoid Ok, so let’s get the complicated, science bit out of the way first. CBD, otherwise known as Cannabidiol, is one of over 100 compounds in the cannabis plant called Cannabinoids. The most abundant is THC, the bit that gets people...

CBD – The Cure

When writing this my intention was to inform the public about the benefits of cannabis. I really hope some people start doing some of their own research on how the miracle cannabinoid (CBD) can help them! When it comes to intake and dosages ask as many questions as...