Tis the season for a little indulgence and letting that hair down. As we wind down and reflect on everything we’ve accomplished this past year, it’s important to take a moment of recognition and celebrate. Sure, there could still be things on that to-do list that might have to wait until next year, but holding gratitude for ourselves and inciting some positive self-talk is always such a lovely way to wrap up the year. And what better way to do that than sharing some CBD cocktails with the one’s dearest to you? Never made cocktails with CBD before? Don’t worry, we’ve got all the deets on these dreamy potions!
Before we get to the fun part (ie CBD mixology and our favorite recipes), it’s important to dig into some background. When mixing CBD and alcohol, it’s essential to understand all the potential effects so you can plan accordingly and choose the right cannabinoid dosage for your yummy concoctions. You may have heard warnings about CBD cocktails and their potential to amplify side effects. Mixing CBD and alcohol can lead to drowsiness, fatigue, and lightheadedness for some. Here are some ways to help prevent these side effects, while allowing you to sink into full relaxation mode:
Here are some big bonuses, research shows that cannabis may even mitigate alcohol toxicity. CBD may also help reduce alcohol consumption and is being further investigated for its potential use for alcoholism. And just a friendly reminder, whether you’re drinking alcohol with or without CBD, think safety first and never drink or drive! Now let’s get to the fun part…
We love a good happy hour moment surrounded by our nearest and dearest. Adding CBD into the mix might just add that other layer of relaxation and positive vibes that you’re looking for. Press Pause proudly offers the highest-quality women’s wellness CBD products perfect for incorporating into your favorite cocktail and mocktail recipes. We’re always happy to give some pointers if this is your first time experimenting with mixology and CBD. Shop our products today or reach out anytime!