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…

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…

How Much Candy Can the Cannador Hold?

As parents, we know better than most that just because something’s damaged, doesn’t make it useless. So when Zane from Cannador mentioned that he had a perfectly good unit sitting in his warehouse with a tiny chip in the corner,…

Photos from the Women’s March in Denver

Photos of the Denver Women’s March, taken by Barry Lauder. Signs and people line the streets. And if you don’t have one, maybe be quiet and listen? Everyone gets involved. Ground level.   words by splimm

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…

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…

Packing the Car…

Road Tripping Like Jenga The amazing Sierra Rivers Hollister contributes her first cartoon to the Splimm library: A photorealistic portrayal of what every family goes through getting ready the car ready for a road trip. Comes complete with semi-injured child!…

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…

Splimm: We Go High Together

Parenting Hello! Good afternoon! Welcome to Splimm: the world’s first Pot and Parenting Newsletter. We’re so happy to make this for you all, and we think we’ve made it at just the right time. It’s scary being a parent today.…