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CBD helps me with my chronic illness

CBD helps me with my chronic illness

For the past 16 years - more than 50% of my life - I have been hanging out with chronic Lyme disease, and the co-infections that (almost always) come with it. This ‘thing’ altered life’s trajectory, threw seemingly insurmountable obstacles at me head on, and inflicted inexplicable pain to my whole being. For perspective: I labored drug-free for 16 hours with my daughter, and that experience didn’t come close to the inflammation, brain fog, anxiety, headaches, insomnia, (etc., etc., etc.) of chronic Lyme.  When I first started to get ‘sick’, it swept over my life essentially overnight. No traumatic life...

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How does CBD interact with the Endocannabinoid System?

How does CBD interact with the Endocannabinoid System?

Even though researchers discovered the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) nearly 30 years ago, there’s still a lot we don’t know about it. Current research has only scratched the surface of the ECS and the impact it has on our bodies. However, we do know that the Endocannabinoid System has a special relationship with cannabinoids like CBD.  So, let’s take a closer look at the ECS and its functions. More specifically, let’s answer a few important questions like, what is the Endocannabinoid System? What does it do? And finally, how does CBD interact with the Endocannabinoid System? Endocannabinoid System Overview So, what...

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Cooking with CBD Isolate, RSO, and Tinctures

Cooking with CBD Isolate, RSO, and Tinctures

Cooking with CBD Isolate, RSO, and Tinctures A lot of people assume they can only consume CBD from off-the-shelf CBD products. While there are plenty of edible CBD foods on the market, you don’t have to get something pre-made to enjoy a meal rich in CBD. In fact, cooking with CBD isolate, RSO, or tinctures has never been easier! First, we will look at the benefits of cooking with CBD isolate, RSO, and tinctures. Then, we’ll offer some practical advice so that you can create delicious CBD recipes at home! CBD Isolate vs. RSO vs. Tinctures If you’re unfamiliar with...

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