Splimming with The Lil’ Mamas: A Q&A with Celia Behar

A funny thing happened when we launched Splimm. People from all aspects of our lives started to tell us about parents they knew who might be interested in our project. Friends from college reemerged with questions, former colleagues shared stories…

CannaSmack: Treat Your Lips and Lips You Kiss

In our house, you can never have too much lip balm. This has been my adage since adolescence, and now that I have a child of a similar age, it’s even more relevant. The tubes disappear faster than socks in…

Introducing: Splimmy the Stubby Squid!

The Splimm Team’s search for the perfect mascot is over! We’re pleased to introduce Splimmy the Stubby Squid, who we believe is the ideal combination of cute and weird. Look for Splimmy to adorn a variety of digital spaces and…

A Night with the Nightingales

“You see the lights up there on that porch? Jump out of the car and run as fast as you can toward those lights.” Those are my instructions from Pittsburgh attorney and NORML Director, Patrick Nightingale. I dart out of…

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…

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,…

We Go High, I’m Kevin Cranford!

For people like us High, I’m Kevin Cranford: new father, old smoker, and a founding member of the Splimm team. I’m also an avid reader, TV nut, history buff, and political junkie, a highly educated, well-travelled millennial…among other things. And,…

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…

We Go High, I’m Jenn Lauder!

I learn from children I’ve spent my life listening to children. And sure, oftentimes what I hear is pure nonsense. But I’ve worked hard to quiet my adult brain, to be patient and present, and to filter out the fart…