Chad Dean
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High for the Holidays

The Splimm Team is spread out all over the country, and we’ve got family all over the world. This means lots of travel during the month of December. Making sure everyone’s calendar is in sync so we can reunite for…

Roadtrip Security

Packing the car for a holiday road trip with the family is a special kind of game. Everything needs to go in the right place. Activities and healthy snacks within reach, everything else far out of reach. Adding cannabis to…

Good People Do: A Response to Jeff Sessions

Cannabis policy has gotten a lot more confusing since the election, with Jeff Sessions as the likely nominee for Attorney General. A drug war hardliner from the Regan years, Sessions was once denied a Federal judgeship because of allegations of racism,…

A Social Experiment in Denver

Anyone who has taken a trip to a legal cannabis market has likely encountered an unexpected problem: unless they’re staying in a weed-friendly Airbnb, smoking is probably prohibited in their hotel, and it’s definitely forbidden in public. The excitement of…

Mass Appeal

Parents in Massachusetts will soon experience some of the most clearly defined cannabis protections in the country. By voting yes on Question 4, the Bay State became the first on the east coast to legalize adult use and develop a taxed…

We Go High, I’m Chad Dean!

  Parenting, Pot, and Pop Culture High, I’m Chad Dean and over the past nine years I’ve been a stay-at-home dad, full-time homeschool teacher, and cannabis enthusiast. For the past 3 years, I’ve been the go-to person in my family…