With a new year on the horizon comes a tasty new batch of food trends, and here we round up five that we think will be super hot for 2019. From more plant-based everything to infused H2O – these will be the biggest food trends in Canada in 2019. With a growing amount of people gravitating towards a healthier, more balanced...
Medicinal cannabis dispensing machines, which operate in much the same way as traditional candy or drink-vending machines, will be available at select locations as soon as EPICAN gets the necessary approval from the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA). While these cannabis dispensing machines will offer the convenience and choice selection as a drink-vending machine, the built-in security features will be a...
Last night was a quiet winter evening at NuWu Cannabis Marketplace, one of Las Vegas’ largest dispensaries. The store sees an average of about 3,000 shoppers a day, but only about 20 were walking the floor of the massive 15,800-foot retail space just after 5 p.m. Friday, as history was being made. 'We’re going to have a hell of a...
Say what you want about Las Vegas, but there’s no denying that Sin City lives up to its larger-than-life reputation. Nonstop entertainment, check. Garish lights, check. Smoky casinos bustling with big winners and hopeless dreamers, check and check. But one thing the Civilized team didn’t expect to stumble upon while visiting Las Vegas last month was ancient medical marijuana....
Cannabis retailers will be allowed to set up shop in Perth, Ont., after the town voted in favour of permitting the stores — despite the wishes of the mayor. During the fall election campaign, John Fenik pledged that if he were re-elected, he would introduce a motion at the town’s December council meeting calling for a minimum 12-month wait-and-see period. Fenik...
Rebecca Haines-Saah played a teen experimenting with drugs. Today, she researches youth substance use. When Rebecca Haines-Saah was 13, she saw an ad in the Toronto Sun looking for teenagers to star in what would become a cult classic Canadian TV show. Having experience in dance and theatre — she already had an agent — she showed up to the...
A fully loaded chocolate bark is always a good call when it comes to DIY giftables. I’m a sucker for sweet and salty combinations so salted caramel and pretzels are my go-to. Toss the bark in a cute container and you’ve got yourself the perfect treat for friends, family, and colleagues. Right now is the season to be merry, but...