Yesterday’s News – February 6, 2015

 because nobody’s ready for today yet       The New York Times takes an in-depth look at the challenges facing a Colorado marijuana industry without proper banking options. The Fourth Corner Credit Union, which hopes to serve cannabis related businesses, still needs approval from the U.S. government. The process of granting a federal masters […]

Yesterday’s News – February 5, 2015

because nobody’s ready for today yet     Ever wonder what Thanksgiving dinner is like in the Obama Administration? Do they simply agree never to talk about cannabis reform, the way my family has learned to avoid talking about football in Washington, D.C.? A week after Loretta Lynch said she disagreed with the President’s views on […]

High Country Healing: Holiday, Oh Holiday

High Country Healing 191 Blue River Parkway, #202, Silverthorne, CO  80498 highcountryhealing.com Why you should go: ski lodge party atmosphere; options for creating intoxicating bubbly cocktails; you own a hot tub or could see yourself in one; you are used to the finest of the finer things   It’s been strictly business for us since we touched […]

Yesterday’s News – January 28, 2015

 because nobody’s ready for today yet   Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf told a group of parents on Tuesday he would sign the medical marijuana bill currently being drafted by the state Senate. The culture has changed drastically from only a year ago, when both then-Governor Tom Corbett and House Majority Leader Mike Turzai, who opposed […]

Yesterday’s News – January 27, 2015

 because nobody’s ready for today yet     MBank, which recently made headlines by advertising its willingness to work with the cannabis industry in Colorado, suspended those efforts due to the very minor detail that they don’t actually have any banks in Colorado. MBank says it simply doesn’t have the infrastructure in place to deal […]

Music & Marijuana: Belle and Sebastian Want to Dance

  One of the many rewards of being a stay-at-home-dad is that you are allowed to operate on a totally non-normative schedule. Grocery stores are always empty, you don’t have to wait to get an oil change, and it’s pretty easy to be first in line to buy concert tickets. So when Belle and Sebastian […]

Yesterday’s News – January 20, 2015

because nobody’s ready for today yet   The case of Adam Koessler, the Australian father arrested for giving his dying daughter hash oil, is gaining attention in both his homeland and throughout the world. A petition calling for Queensland Premier Campbell Newman and Justice Minister Jarrod Bleijie to intervene in the proceedings has already gathered […]

Functioning Member: Call It Compulsive, Call It Insane

  This is a highly anticipated week for fans of established bands, with Belle and Sebastian and The Decemberists both releasing new material on Tuesday, not to mention the return of Sleater-Kinney. Weekend Review Kit is excited, so excited that we’re making a special trip to our local late night record shop, but we’re going in […]

High Need Parenting: Cuttlefish & Cabin Fever

  “Imagine an alien that can float through space, with a giant brain shaped like a donut, eight arms growing out of its head, and 3 hearts pumping blue blood. This alien…lives right here on earth…it can hypnotize its prey…or even…become invisible.”  — Kings of Camouflage, NOVA   One of my earliest questions as a stay at […]

Yesterday’s News — January 14, 2015

because nobody’s ready for today yet     On Tuesday District of Columbia Council Chairman Phil Mendelson sent Ballot Measure 71 to Congress, meaning that the House and Senate now have 30 days to block the measure, approved by 70 percent of DC voters, or let it stand. If Obama and Congress don’t block 71 […]