Cannabis 101

Indica vs Sativa: Are They Really That Different?

The terms indica and sativa are generally accepted ways to describe different cannabis cultivars. But how useful are they?

Dosing CBD and THC – Why Less Is More and More Can Be Too Much

Want to know how to dose cannabis? Understanding its biphasic nature may help.

5 Healthy Ways to Take Cannabis

Curious about cannabis but turned off by the idea of smoking it? Don’t worry, there are plenty of other health-conscious ways to consume.

5 Easy, Healthy Ways to Take Cannabis Oil

Not sure how to take your cannabis oil? Don't worry, we've got you covered.

The Effects and Benefits of THC, Explained

Studies have shown that THC can be used to effectively treat a wide variety of illnesses and conditions. But what exactly is THC and how does it work?

The Complete Guide to Everything You Need To Know About Cannabis

Curious about cannabis, but don't know where to start? Our complete guide to cannabis strains, effects and consumption methods will get you sorted in high time.

Microdosing Cannabis: What It Is and Why You Might Want to Try It

Do you want to experience the medicinal benefits of cannabis without the high? If so, microdosing may be just the ticket.

3 Ways to Consume Cannabis Without Getting High

Yes, it can be done!

The Effects and Benefits of CBD, Explained

Studies have shown that CBD can be used to effectively treat a wide variety of illnesses and conditions. But what exactly is CBD and how does it work?

Save Money on Cannabis with Already Vaped Buds

... and give your weed a second life.

Cannabis Topicals: Pain-Relief Without the High

Researchers are still working to understand exactly how CBD and THC-infused topicals work. But early studies and early adopters alike say the creams, bath salts and balms do help to reduce pain and inflammation.

Cannabis Terpenes 101

Terpenes are aromatic compounds found in cannabis and other plants. Learn how they give cannabis some of its therapeutic properties.

Whole Plant Medicine and the Entourage Effect

THC and CBD may get all the glory, but cannabis is a complex plant with hundreds of compounds. The entourage effect explains how they work better together.

How to Use a Vaporizer: A Beginner’s Guide

Everything that you need to know about vaping, including why it might be the right choice for you.

Intro to the Endocannabinoid System

Our bodies are naturally inclined to respond to cannabis.

Cannabinoids 101: Meet 5 of Marijuana’s Most Essential Ingredients

Learn which cannabinoids get you high, which make you calm, and which might be a balm for depression.

Super Simple Cannabis Bath Salts

This three-ingredient weed bath promises relief from pain and inflammation, without the high.

Quick and Easy Homemade Cannabis Topical Cream

Curious if cannabis topicals can be right for you? Here's complete guide to understanding cannabis topicals and making a simple cannabis cream at home.

Get Your Free Cooking with Cannabis Guide Right Here

Sign up to get your free download of Hempster's cannabis cooking guide, including simple instructions for decarboxylating, infusing, safe dosing and more.

Decarboxylation Explained – Why It’s So Important for Your Cannabis

Did you ever wonder why cannabis needs to be heated to provide psychoactive properties? Read on and learn why this is the case and how it can easily be done.

How to Get Legal Cannabis in Canada – 3 Easy Steps

An easy and simple guide to getting medical cannabis in Canada.