Penelope Potter

Penelope is something of an expert in etiquette. And pot. And potiquette.

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Dogs Of Instagram: The Beagle

The most famous beagle, without a doubt, is Snoopy. Charles Schulz once stated, "Snoopy didn't start off being a Beagle. It's just that 'beagle' is a funny word".

How To Open A Bottle Without An Opener And 3 Other Must-Know Wine Hacks

Years of experience as a sommelier have taught me how to handle difficult wine situations, so before you panic, take a look at these 4 wine hacks.

Kate Middleton Was Just Upstaged By A Victoria’s Secret Model

You may think Kate Middleton would be the most whispered about mum at school drop-off in the mornings. But according to at least one parent, there is someone even more interesting. 

How Rock Climbers Can Use Marijuana In Recovery And Training

Improved sleep, training motivation, and reduced anxiety are just some ways in which marijuana can help climbers.

Meme Of The Week: Alienstock Music Festival Produces A Fresh Wave Of Alien Memes

Alienstock is the Woodstock of music festivals for people invested in Area 51 and government schemes.  And it's spawned a bunch of memes.

Types Of Marijuana Known To Ease A Hangover

There is evidence that marijuana can help squash those pesky hangovers, but it's crucial to select the appropriate strain.

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Potiquette: Is It Okay To Smoke Marijuana While My Kids Nap?

Dear Ms. Pot,I’m a mother of two kids, and I’m home alone with them all day. ALL DAY. From 6 am Cheerios to 6 pm mac-n-cheese, with laundry and playgrounds and Spongebob in between. (Do you know...

Does Weed Go Well With The Holidays?

Dear Ms. Pot.I recently went home from college for the Jewish holidays and my parents made me go to temple.  I felt 14 again. I had no choice but to make the time at temple more... interesting...

Potiquette: I Love Smoking Weed, But My Wife Does Not

Dear Ms. Pot,Okay, I’m guessing you’ve heard this one before, but I’d still like your opinion on this common dilemma: I like to smoke pot and my wife doesn’t. I, like, really like to smoke pot: seven...

Is It A Good Idea To Work Out While High On Marijuana?

Dear Ms. Pot,I heard that some former NFL star is opening a new gym in San Francisco (of course) that’s geared toward marijuana and working out while stoned. Sounds awesome. The problem is, I live in Milwaukee. Smoking...

Potiquette: Can I Show Up To A Work Party High ?

Dear Ms. Pot,Next weekend, my office is having a pool party. First, I just have to say: office + pool parties = bad combo. (Do I really need to see my manager in his bathing suit? Or—shudder—Bob...

Potiquette: The Back To School Edition

Dear Ms. Pot,I’m a philosophy professor at a school in the middle of cow country. There are two bars dominated by underage students, one Chinese restaurant, and a nice little inn where you can get a decent glass...