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ANDY MOWATT’S FREQUENCY MOVEMENT @ The One Stop Feb 2 2019

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Andy Mowatt's Frequency Movement from Lancaster PA will return to Asheville to support the release of a debut album [self-titled] at The One Stop at Asheville Music Hall (55 College St) on Saturday February 2 at 10pm. $5 Cash Donation, 21+.

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Asheville River Arts District February Second Saturday February 12th, 2019

On the Second Saturday of each month, the River Arts District will be holding gallery walks with live demonstrations, live music, wine tastings / spreads of food, and more! Meander the mile-long district and discover all there is that the “RAD” has to offer. There are more than 200 artists in the 23 buildings throughout the district. Most of them will be on hand to describe or show you their techniques as well as share with you what inspires them.

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CBD Is Good For Your Health

This is a sponsored post  What is CBD? CBD is a cannabinoid, it helps supplement your bodies naturally cannabinoids which strengthen the endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system is a vast system of cannabinoid receptors. Our endocannabinoid systems have been shown to control a whole host of functions on the human body. When consumed, CBD has a variety of health benefits including reducing inflammation, helping with anxiety and depression, and reducing pain.  Due to the rise of CBD in the media, the legalization of cannabis in some states, and the law allowing commercial hemp farming, CBD based products are being more common and easier to acquire. CBD is safe for all ages, easily accessible, impossible to overdose on, and affordable.  What Kinds of CBD Products Are Available? CBD based and CBD infused products are widely available, both online and in store at a variety of retailers. Everything from skin care, soothing salve, shampoo, conditioner, drinks and candy are available for general public consumption. Some people prefer to stick with beauty products which have hemp oil and cbd; while others choose to use CBD as a daily supplement and ingest it via vaping, oil, or infused foods. You can even buy pet …

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All I Want For Christmas is CBD

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Hemp for Beauty

This is a sponsored post While hemp has always been a popular alternative oil and fiber, it is skyrocketing in popularity recently due to the rise of commercial CBD products. Hemp is known as one of the most versatile plants found in nature due to its numerous applications – everything from a concrete alternative to skincare. Every year skincare comes out with some new holy grail type product that is insisted to make the consumer look younger, feel better, and maintain their youth. These products often have their moment of popularity, but then fade into the background as the next biggest thing appears on the market.  Types of Hemp Based Beauty Products Hemp based beauty products and skincare has consistently been around for many years and the product lines continue to grow. Available in almost every form you can think of, including but not limited to: body scrub body lotion soap (liquid) soap (solid) hair gel lipstick mascara hair mask/hair treatment facial oil facial cream Why is hemp such a popular beauty product?  Hemp Helps Reduce Inflammation Hemp contains CBD, which is known to reduce inflammation and associated soreness. Due to cannabinoids’ anti-inflammatory properties, using it topically can help with …

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CBD For Pets

This is a sponsored post  CBD – Cannabidiol, is a cannabis compound that is extracted from the flowers and buds from hemp plants. Unlike the well known THC, CBD does not have any psychoactive effects and is legal in all 50 states. CBD has become a growing trend in the United States for treatment of various ailments by humans, but now CBD has crossed the market over into the pet trade. CBD oil from reputable sellers such as Medipets CBD contains no synthetics, and is made from all natural organic hemp plants.  The Difference Between Hemp and Marijuana Before we delve further into the benefits of CBD oil for pets, let’s talk for a moment abut the difference between hemp and marijuana. It is one of the most frequently asked questions and source of confusion for people. The short and easy explanation is this: both hemp and cannabis come from the same plant, just different parts. Hemp varieties and marijuana varieties are of the same genus and species, lending a lot towards the understandable confusion. Hemp is is used to describe a cannabis plant that has lower than .3% of THC, and is typically used for industrial purposes such as …

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TRUTH & SALVAGE CO. REUNION SHOW 12/22/2018

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The acclaimed rocking Americana band Truth & Salvage Co. are reuniting for three shows this holiday season with a performance set for Saturday, December 22 at The Grey Eagle in Asheville, NC.

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Diana Wortham Theatre Announces 2019 Scholarships

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The Diana Wortham Theatre in downtown Asheville, North Carolina announces the 2019 Y.E.S. Emerging Artists Fund, a program to support young performers by providing scholarships for graduating high school seniors pursuing a career in the performing arts.

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Franny’s Farmacy Opens First CBD Store in Hendersonville

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On December 6, 2018 Franny's Farmacy CBD Dispensary Opens their second location. Offering CBD tinctures, CBD oil, topicals, edibles, smokables, vape hardware and more in a relaxed atmosphere with trained professionals to assist you.

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Asheville Flea for Y’all Fourth Annual Holiday Flea

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Asheville Flea for Y’all is excited to host their Fourth Annual Holiday Flea at the beautiful Davis Event Center @ the WNC Ag Center with a two day event. Saturday, December 1 from 9 am - 5 pm and Sunday, December 2 from 10 am - 4 pm.

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