CBD For Sleep

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...
Hemp vs. Cannabis Derived CBD

Hemp vs. Cannabis Derived CBD

As many of you have probably heard, after much speculation and an investigation, Hemp Worx –  a United States-based CBD company – has been prohibited from selling their products across Canadian borders.   If you’ve heard the story or read the recent CBC article,...
Nanotechnology: What You Need to Know

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

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

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...
Ontario CBD: Recognizing a Need

Ontario CBD: Recognizing a Need

Stop & Smell the Roses’ doors have been open for almost a year now, and recently we’ve spent some time looking back on our journey and how access to Ontario CBD (and beyond) has changed since we started.   Here at SASTR we’re constantly working toward two...
What should I Look For When Buying CBD?

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-psychoactive – it cannot get you high.   Those looking for relief in areas like anxiety, blood sugar, blood...
Introducing The SASTR Foundation

Introducing The SASTR Foundation

Since we opened our doors in 2017, we have had the opportunity to speak to customers far and wide about their ailments and how CBD has helped them lead a normal life. We have been uplifted and inspired by our customers on a daily basis, and we’re dedicated to do...
How Vanessa Replaced Painkillers With CBD

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)

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...