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Jenn Lauder is a media maker, content creator, community builder, and marketing strategist in the cannabis space. Se 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; 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.

I Had to Show Up: Intergenerational Action in Baltimore

By Kimberlee Reiter Swift, Baltimore, MD   When I woke up to the news that Donald Trump would be our next president I, along with millions of my fellow Americans sobbed. I felt fear, anger, confusion and horror. What had…

Boston Will March

By Nichole Gregg, Boston, MA The sound of beating hearts has pulled me from my slumber, a once sweet slumber now bitter and encumbered by the rhetoric of the right, a growing parasite, who use the spotlight to incite gunfights.…

A First Protest: Women’s March on Washington

Rani Wilder, Baltimore, MD This was my first protest march ever and I knew I had to do this, to be with like minded women who believed in basic human decency. It was truly a wonderful and eye-opening experience. Naturally…

Compassion, Conversation & Action

By Samantha Montanaro, Portland, OR   The Women’s March was one of the most powerful experiences of my life. Knowing that at on the same day millions of people all around the world on EVERY SINGLE CONTINENT were coming together to…

Survey: Calling All Cannabis Consumers!

Hey Splimm Community: do you want to shape the development of the cannabis industry to benefit consumers and patients? Here’s your chance to provide some important input! The Cannabis Consumers Coalition is completing its first behavior report and is looking for cannabis users to weigh in…

This is How We Normalize: Ten Tips for Splimm Parents

Despite widespread legalization and our own best efforts, we know there’s still a stigma attached to cannabis consumption. The taboo is magnified for parents, because parents are scrutinized for everything we do. ‘Are you a helicopter mom? Give that kid…

Say High to Visual Director Sierra Rivers Hollister

The Splimm Team is growing! We are elated to welcome as our Visual Director, New York artist Sierra Rivers Hollister.   About Sierra Sierra studied printmaking and animation at Bennington College, from which she graduated in 2015, and draws inspiration…

Cannabis Q & A

Hello Splimmers! It’s the holiday season, which means we’ve read a lot of articles about how to deal with your family during the holidays, and even a few articles about how silly those articles are. It’s been a fun waste…

Worthy Distractions: Tribe, Westworld, Zadie Smith & Jenga

A weekly sampling of the things we do instead of doing the things we’re supposed to do.   In heavy rotation We have a theory that the aliens from Podesta’s hacked emails are taking all the good folks. So we’re…