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A Quick Note On… Girl Scout Cookies

Things To Eat After Smoking Girl Scout Cookies GSC (also known and seen as Girl Scout Cookies) is a strain beloved by many experienced cannabis users and is famous for one thing in particular: giving people the munchies. So we here at Steeltown Buds felt it necessary to pair the strain with four unique meals. But before we do that, …

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The 7 Couches of Your Life

Most of us measure our lives in moments and time. We watch a clock and count the seconds, minutes and hours. Staring at a calendar, crossing off the days. This is how we experience our life, via time. Time is a tricky thing however, it goes on and on without any intermissions to let you know where you’re at. This …

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A Bud’s Journey To Queen Street Pizza and Wings

If you live in the Durand Neighbourhood, Locke Street Area or Hess Village and you have NOT eaten from Queens Pizza and Wings (or QSP, as it’s better known) then you should rectify that right now. She may not be much to look at but, but this Queen delivers pizza goodness. As I ordered a slice and a pie (something that …

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A Bud’s Journey to Gino’s Pizza

The Gino’s Pizza near Lime Ridge Mall is a rather small location with a modest assortment of two tables with six seats and a bar with four stools. There is a typical drink fridge on the customer side of the counter and a beautiful display of pizzas being sold by the slice on the counter. I decided to take a dive. …

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Thought Brought To You On… Sour Willie

The activity: Playing flag football   The Place: A sports field The Strain: Sour Willie (sativa)   The Thought: How ultimate frisbee mimics life Playing flag football the other night I was granted the ability to watch two other sports being played close-by, soccer and ultimate frisbee. The first was full of people grinding away and working furiously to score. They were …

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Canada Day Strains 2019

Sativa: Island Sweet Skunk From Canada’s own island paradise in Vancouver, start the best day of the year with a lil’ west coast flavour, focus and energy. Then throw on a pair of your finest denim and you’ll be good to rage all day long. Also pair with: A medium double double from Tim Hortons   Hybrid: White Widow Head …

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Hamilton From A Bud’s Perspective: A City Guide For Marc Maron

Dear Marc, We’re sorry to hear that your first impression of Hamilton was… let’s say… disappointing. As you pointed out, Hamilton does have a unique charm. We wanted to share a few ideas on how to make the rest of your time here more enjoyable. #1: This Ain’t Hollywood Take Hamilton’s frequency and distill it down into a music venue …

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Y108 Classics: Spring 2019

An important part of a city’s character is what you hear when you turn on the radio. Hamilton has a number of great stations, and one of the most well-known is Y108. Wikipedia says it’s been on the airwaves in various forms since 1948, so that’s pretty cool. As lifelong Y108 listeners, we’ve noticed that some songs get played more …

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Steeltown Snowstorm Report – January 19, 2019

Wow. Winter is here in a big way. Hope everyone is warm and cozy! Here’s a few of the things we are smoking, playing, and playing on this snowy Saturday. Suggested Cannabis Strains: Since different strains do have different (and sometimes unique) effects, it’s important to pair the type of strain you are smoking with the type of experience you …