Celebrating Earth Day & Hemp Sustainability

In recent years, both out of trend and necessity, brands and manufacturers are racing to create sustainable alternatives using natural materials. Today, we’re seeing a surge of products that are made from bamboo, recycled cotton, seaweed fiber, and best of all, hemp. The widespread usage of hemp could have a major impact on the environment, and it’s apparent now more than …

How does CBD Work in Our Bodies?

What is the endocannabinoid system? The Endocannabinoid system (ECS) plays a major role in balancing our bodies’ most important functions from sleep, to mood, to appetite, to bowel movements, and more.  The ECS was discovered in the 1990’s when scientists were researching plant like molecules, cannabinoids, produced by the human body. The ECS’s main role is to maintain bodily homeostasis …

What is CBD?

Simply Googling “what is CBD?” will turn up thousands of articles and blog posts on this trendy new compound; enough to make your eyes glaze over. Thanks to the recently passed Farm Bill, CBD is being used literally everywhere right now. But beyond CBD’s cool-girl façade, there’s still a lot that most of us don’t know about this trendy plant. …