Lauren Kodiak

Copy Chief


Lauren is the Copy Chief for Kitchn. She lives in Connecticut with her husband and their son.
The Highly Giftable Kitchen Set I’m Getting Everyone This Year
Get ahead of holiday shopping this year.
Aug 21, 2020
The $1 Trader Joe’s Buy I Keep on Hand for Every Occasion
I could go on and on about how wonderful Trader Joe’s is for its quirky packaging, irresistible snacksfrozen apps Sure, you’ve probably seen these cards while waiting in line to check out, but have you really seen these cards? Whenever I head to Trader Joe’s to stock up on Sea Salt & Turbinado Sugar Chocolate Almonds and frozen veggies (I contain multitudes), I also always make a stop at the card rack before I check out.
Dec 23, 2018
Merry Kitschmas: How to Throw a Retro Holiday Party
‘Tis the season for holiday entertaining! Today we’re taking things all the way back to the 1950s for a retro-themed party — complete with a recipe for peppermint icebox cake. Want to throw your own kitschmas party? Here’s everything you need. Before guests arrive, make sure to set the scene with plenty of mid-century modern accents. Put on a record, mix up a Manhattan, and toast to the holiday season.
Dec 10, 2015