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Why Happy Hippo Exists (Mission Statement)
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April 30, 2024
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Why Happy Hippo Exists (Mission Statement)

Why Happy Hippo exists, our mission statement and what we are trying to do.

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Featured image depicting a wooden tray strewn with a variety of colorful, green botanical herbs. Two small cups and a mortar and pestle are filled with kratom powder, crushed kanna, and other herbs.
May 06, 2024
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5 Herbs for Happiness - Kava, Maca Root, Kanna, Akuamma, Kratom

Within this article, we are going to discuss 5 different botanicals and their respective benefits. These botanicals are: Kratom, Kava Root, Maca Root, Kanna,...

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Happy Hippo Offers Their Expert Opinion on Kratom
February 28, 2024
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Happy Hippo Offers Their Expert Opinion on Kratom

In this article we get our in-house Happy Hippo staff to offer their expert opinions on Kratom.

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April 08, 2023
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Kratom Tea - Your Ultimate Guide

Kratom Tea is made from the dried leaves of the Kratom Tree (Mitragyna Speciosa), and is reputed to have a variety of benefits; Energy,...

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December 09, 2022
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What Makes Green Maeng Da Kratom Amazing?

Maeng Da Kratom strains have a reputation for potency. In this article, you'll learn why Green Maeng Da is considered the best of the bunch!

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Featured image depicting a graphic designed depiction of the Indonesian island of Bali. It's entire surface is covered in a graphic pattern depicting kratom leaves.
January 21, 2022
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Where You Can Buy the Best Bali Kratom

Kratom (Mitragyna Speciosa) is a tropical tree found throughout Southeast Asia, and whose leaves can produce a variety of different effects. In this article...

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Featured image depicting an array of Happy Hippo Brand kratom powder, in glass jars. Labels include: White Horned Rhino, White Bali, Red Bali, and Red Maeng Da kratom powder. Among the glass jars is a single 4oz packet of Green Maeng Da kratom powder.
January 14, 2022
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Types of Kratom and Their Effects

Kratom comes in a variety of different strains, each of which can have different effects. In this article we explore the different types of...

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January 07, 2022
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The Best Green Vein Kratom Strains - Effects, Uses, Reviews, and More

Kratom is a tropical plant native to Malaysia, whose white, green, and red strains produce a variety of effects. In this article we explore...

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December 23, 2021
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The Best White Vein Kratom Strains - Effects, Uses, Reviews, and More

White Vein Kratom is known for being the best Kratom for energy. In this article, we discuss everything about this amazing botanical, including the...

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Does Kratom Tea Resonate Stronger than Raw Powder?
December 17, 2021
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Does Kratom Tea Resonate Stronger than Raw Powder?

People often ask whether Kratom tea is stronger than Kratom powder. In this article we explore both of these methods of consumption and how...

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December 03, 2021
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Is Kratom Legal In Your State?

In the United States, we have federal, state, and local laws. Sometimes, those mandates conflict with each other. We’ve witnessed that play out for...

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Featured Image depicting a cup of kratom tea, as well as two jars containing Red Vein Kratom Powder - One jar is labelled Red Bali (Red Dragon Bali), and one is labeled Red Maeng Da (Red Hot Hippo)
November 26, 2021
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The Best Red Vein Kratom Strains - Effects, Uses, Reviews, and More

Red Vein Kratom is most associated with feelings of calm relaxation, and relief from physical discomfort. In this article we explore everything about this...

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Featured Image depicting a bamboo wooden bowl containing a heap of Green Maeng Da Kratom Powder; sitting next to the bowl is a wooden spoon, as well as a couple of raw kratom leaves.
November 19, 2021
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Your Ultimate Guide to Kratom Powder - Strains, Products, Effects and More

Kratom Powder is sourced from the dried leaves of the Kratom Tree (Mitragyna Speciosa), and is reported to have a variety of effects on...

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