Old Man Sam

Old man Sam sits in his 3×5 foot cubicle and hacks away at his plain off white key board, hen pecking the keys with the index fingers of each hand. Peck, peck, pecking the keys into submission. Sam never had proper…

Classical Piano & Craft Cannabis: Live at Hifi Date Night

As much as we like sharing life’s joys with our children, there are some things best savored in the company of adults. Cannabis, for example. Classical music too. We tried a few years ago to take our daughter to a…

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…

Kizzmos: The Product You Knew You Needed But Forgot to Invent

Tonight I am going to a secret session, which is exactly what it sounds like: an invitation-only house party at a clandestine location, where attendees are free to consume joints, dabs, and edibles in a safe, comfortable space. While I’m…

Games & Strains: Sushi Go + NYC Diesel

Who doesn’t love sushi? Who doesn’t love cuteness? Gamewright knows these things and has capitalized on them. I am a shameless fangirl of Gamewright. Yes, they are a company that develops children’s games. Why am I so obsessed, then? Because it…

Half-Baked Treats: Cooking at the Doctor’s House

  We’ve gathered at The Doctor’s House, in front of the Rumsford Style, salt-glazed tile fireplace to share stories and learn. Everyone’s background is a little different. Some come from health care – their employers don’t know this is what…

We’re Not Here ‘Cause We Want to Entertain: What I Learned When I Took My Daughter to See Sleater-Kinney in Brooklyn

A tiny girl in a silver beanie, blond bob peeking out from underneath, stands on a plush red chair a dozen or so rows from the stage, an act that is strictly prohibited here at the King Theatre in Flatbush,…

With Love in our Hearts: Happy Valentine’s Day

Image by: Sierra Rivers Hollister Happy Valentine’s Day, Splimm community! Shower the world with your love, love, love!  

May It Be So: Women’s March, Faith & Intersectional Feminism

By Rev. Courtney Stange-Tregear, Seattle, WA I will remember it as a glorious, exhilarating, dreadful kind of day. The kind of experience that defies categorization. I was thrilled to be there and honored to be there in an official capacity…