Jenn Lauder
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Jenn Lauder is a media maker, content creator, community builder, and marketing strategist in the cannabis space. Cofounder of Splimm, the world’s first pot and parenting newsletter, she has a decade of experience as a progressive, anti-bias educator in independent and public schools and spent five years at nonprofits offering services and advocacy for children and families. Jenn is half of the founding team of Weekend Review Kit, a cannabis review and lifestyle site; has written for numerous print and online media outlets; led a license-winning application for Maryland's medical cannabis program; and directs marketing and advocacy efforts for an herbal products company. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Wesleyan University and attended graduate school at Harvard University and Goddard College. Of Jenn’s many jobs, her favorite is being a mama to her nine-year-old daughter.

Splimming with Tokeativity: Empowered Women Empower Women

The first time I attended a Tokeativity event, I knew I wanted to go back. I’d been to gatherings at the same venue, all of which were wonderful, and I’d been to women-centric cannabis industry events too. But there was…

Splimming with 3E Strategies: Cylvia Hayes on Sustainability

There may be no more greater issue facing the legal cannabis industry than the need to cultivate sustainability. Though the end of prohibition can positively impact our economy, public health, and the way we approach social justice, we must recognize…

Cannabis for PPD in Good Housekeeping

We’re learning more every day about the benefits of cannabis. And while it’s generally accepted that this plant can help people battling cancer and struggling with other debilitating and chronic conditions, things get trickier when you start talking about PPD.…

Breastfeeding & Cannabis on The Lil’ Mamas

When our favorite mama blog, The Lil’ Mamas, asked us to share a story in honor of National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, we jumped at the chance. It’s been many years since nursing was a part of my daily routine, so…

Attorney General Sued for “Unconstitutional” Cannabis Law

Last week started badly for Jeff Sessions and only got worse. First it was his boss, the president, calling him names and publicly questioning his ability to do his job. And then, as if we were watching his drug policy…

Ario Vape Flower Vaporizer: Control Every Parent Craves

Evolving Preferences, Evolving Products A strange thing happened to me when I got my hands on an Ario Vape. I started to choose vaporizing flower over smoking it. Frequently. Maybe you’re a diehard vaper rolling your eyes at me for…

The Debate Over Smoking Cannabis While Breastfeeding

When I saw the photo come across my Facebook feed, I cringed. A young mom, sitting on the couch nursing a babe in arms, while simultaneously appearing to draw from a bong being lit by woman sitting next to her.…

Oh, the Places You’ll Glow: Summer Activities & Strain Pairings

The remarkably diverse cannabis plant can induce a wide variety of effects and experiences. This makes it an ideal companion for almost any occasion, a natural enhancement for many events and activities. We’ve paired a few excellent strains with some…

Splimming with She Don’t Know: Jill Trinchero Talks Edibles

Quality cannabis edibles have an important place in the lives of parents who consume. They’re the perfect option for those who don’t smoke, and they can be ingested without anyone really knowing what you’re doing. So we’re always on the…

Cannabis Topicals: Beneficial & Benign

I’d just returned home from a week of traveling – long flights, late nights, uncomfortable hotel room beds – and my back was killing me. My shoulders felt like armor, my neck was locked up, and I couldn’t turn my…