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A Day in the Life with Petra Mints: Alex Smith

Meet Alex Smith—a world traveler, surfer, creator, and fan of Kiva Confections! Get to know him below as he explains how he incorporates our microdosed Petra Mints into his adventurous lifestyle and discusses his thoughts on cannabis.  Tell us about yourself – your occupation, where you live, what activities you enjoy taking part in.  My name is Alex Smith, I'm a professional surfer and health enthusiast. I grew up on Kauai and recently made the move to Oahu to run my coffee shop, Sunrise Shack. I started surfing at age six, then went on to compete professionally...

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Petra for the People: Meet Our New Flavors

Two thousand years ago, Petra was a thriving trading center connecting travelers from Arabia, Mesopotamia, Egypt and the eastern Mediterranean. Carved from sunset-colored sandstone cliffs, the city’s striking grandeur became an ideal setting for the sharing of not only spices and goods, but ideas, inventions, and customs from across the region. Inspired by rich, distinctive flavors from around the world and the cultures that shaped them, Kiva’s Petra Mints are a culinary journey with a cannabis spin. Whether spicy or sweet, sour or strong, Petra has a flavor that everyone can savor...

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Terra Bites: The Little Edible That’s A Big Hit

Terra Bites are wildly popular for a reason: they offer precise, convenient and discreet dosing within a single tasty morsel. You don’t need to rely on a full-sized chocolate chip cookie or brownie for a cannabis treat. The decadence of chocolate, the benefits of THC, and unique flavor combinations that tantalize your taste buds… what’s not to love? At just 5 MG THC per piece, Terra Bites are taking over with new flavors coming to a California dispensary near you, so get up to speed with this guide for all that Terra Bites has to offer...

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High Holidays: The Origins of 420

At Kiva , 420 is our favorite holiday for so many reasons. To celebrate, we want to take a moment to honor the history of this great holiday. The words “420” and “cannabis” go together like “Kiva” and “Confections,” but few know the real history about the now national holiday, celebrated annually on April 20th. And just like our company, the infamous terminology was born in Northern California. It’s all thanks to the Grateful Dead, who adopted the phrase from a group of San Rafael High School students nicknamed the “Waldos” who frequented the band’s early shows in the Bay Area...

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5 Tips for Microdosing This Holiday Season

Ah, the holidays - the "most wonderful time of the year." Even the most festive of us can't deny that the holidays can also bring a lot of stress. Juggling family get togethers, office parties, and traveling can be downright overwhelming. The good news is that you don't have to go through it alone. A low dose edible can be just the friend you need to get you discreetly through the season. Whether you're a cannabis novice or a seasoned veteran, here's some tips to ensure your holidays are merry and bright. 1. Make sure you are well fed before venturing out to deck the halls...

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