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American Dairy Association:

August 14th, 2014: 10 Dairy-Fueled Recipes for Back to School – Breakfast Cheesecakes with Lemon Greek Yogurt & Fresh Berries 


June 1st, 2015: 9 Burger Recipes That Are Worth Drooling Over – Chicken Pot Pie Burger

Beautiful Now:

June 11th, 2014: 10 Divine Angel Food Cake Flights – Nutella S’more Angel Food Cake Sammie with Marshmallow Frosting

Best Food Facts:

November 25th, 2015: Thanksgiving Leftover Roundup –  Leftover Thanksgiving Brunch Waffles

February 13th, 2014: Blogger Interview: Food for Thought – Meet Lauren Grier 


April 28th, 2013: Recipe Feature – Lemon Chicken and Ramen Noodle Soup

February 11th, 2013: Recipe Feature – Sweet Potato Tacos with Chipotle Cream

Bon Appetit:

January 20th, 2012: What Are People Cooking Column – Pan Roasted Cauliflower Steaks 

October 7th, 2011: What Are People Cooking Column – Shrimp and Grits


January 14th, 2015: 14 Super Bowl Nacho Recipes – Prime Rib Nachos 

July 13th, 2014: 17 Spicy Dishes to Make at Home – Spicy Lamb Tacos with Harissa Pico de Gallo

July 12th, 2014: 13 Mojito Recipes to Keep You Buzzing – Bourbon Sparkling Mojito 

January 30th, 2014: 13 Super Bowl Slider Recipes: Baked Curry Chicken Sliders

January 22nd, 2014: 14 Super Bowl Nacho Recipes – Grilled Eggplant Parmesan Nachos


April 17th, 2016: 15 Next-Level Ways to Eat Chicken and Waffles – Fried Chicken and Waffle Tots

April 14th, 2016: 21 Wine Slushies To Give You Life This Summer – Orange Peach Mimosa Slushies 

November 26th, 2015: 18 Insanely Delicious Breakfasts – Cheesy Breakfast Nacho Tots 

November 25th, 2015: 15 Powerful Cocktails to Get You Through the Holidays – Apple Ginger Rum Shandy

November 24th, 2015: 17 Thanksgiving Leftovers That Rock – Open Faced Turkey Burger with Apple Bourbon Gravy

October 31st, 2015: 23 Reasons to Never Eat Breakfast Again – Bacon Breakfast Casserole

November 28th, 2014: 45 of the Best Edible Gift Ideas – Chocolate Peanut Butter Coca Crisp Cookies with Chocolate Ganache

April 17th, 2014: 24 Mind-Blowing Ways to eat Chicken & Waffles – Spiced Mini Chicken Waffle Sandwiches

December 7th, 2013: 27 Most Epic Food Stacks of 2013 – Elvis Waffle Stack with Marshmallow Frosting & Caramelized Bananas 

May 13th, 2013: 27 Ways to Eat Ramen – Lemon Chicken & Ramen Noodle Soup

CBS Denver:

February 24th, 2016: Featured my top 5 nutella recipes for their “Ask a Denver Expert” series

Cherry Creek Lifestyle Magazine (print):

March 1st, 2015: Featured Colorado Food Blogger in March Issue – pg. 31

Coca Cola Contributor:

Coca-Cola Journey: The Opener Profile

March 12th, 2015: Coca-Cola Life Stout Stew with Chicken and Quinoa 

December 15th, 2014: Healthy for the Holidays: A Festive Recipe Round-Up

October 9, 2014: 5 Tips for a Successful Tailgate

July 30th, 2014: Interview with Celebrity Chef G. Garvin’s Recipe for the Perfect Summer BBQ

June 30th, 2014: A Fourth of July Recipe Round-Up

April 14th, 2014: Eater Tradition – Angel Food Cake with Ginger-Berry Compote

March 7th, 2014: Chocolate Ganache-Stuffed French Toast with Cola Stout Syrup

December 10th, 2013: Pumpkin Cola Float with Candied Pumpkin Seeds 

C&K G-Chat Interview:

March 27th, 2013: C&K Talk Foodie Fridays with Climbing Grier Mountain 

Cosmopolitan Latina:

November 1st, 2014: 5 Delicious Cocktails for Dia de los Meuertos – Purple Paloma 

Country Living:

August 10th, 2015: 16 Pumpkin Drink Recipes to Welcome Fall – Ginger Pumpkin Bourbon Fizz

June 18th, 2015: Boozy Summer Desserts – Bourbon Cherry Peach Milkshake

June 1st, 2018: Climbing Grier Mountain: Lauren Grier Helps Couples Cook Together with Travel-Inspired Recipes

Food Network/Seriously Delish:

May 15th, 2015: 50 Most Delicious Burger Recipes: Chicken Caesar Burger

March 1st, 2015: 15 Cool Ways to Dress Up Tater Tots – Asian Barbecue Sticky Tater Tots

October 30th, 2014: Mac & Cheese Comfort Recipes – Poutine Mac and Cheese

July 29th, 2014: 11 Glorious Boozy Slushies – Orange-Peach Mimosa Slushies

Harry and David:

November 21st, 2013: Recipe on Harry & David Blog – Buttermilk Pancakes with Chocolate Truffley Syrup & Candied Pears 

Happy Egg Co:

November 22nd, 2013:  TV Appearance on KUSA Denver – Thanksgiving Meals

Healthy Living Daily Buzz:

October 27th, 2012: Top October Race Recaps – Chicago Marathon Recap

October 8th, 2012: Pumpkin Palooza – Mini Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins

September 3rd, 2012: Artichokes Vol 2 – Grilled Artichokes with Lemon Aioli

August 15th, 2014: Luscious Fruit Crisps – Berry Crisp

July 6th, 2012: I Believe I Can Fry – Parmesan Parsnip Fries

July 4th, 2012: I Carried a Watermelon – Grilled Tomatoes, Cheddar Cheese, & Watermelon with Basil-Mint Dressing 

June 29th, 2012: James and Jellies – Mellow-Miso Apricot Jam

April 3rd, 2012: Pizza! Pizza! – Chicken Sausage and Brussel Sprout Pizza

Health Magazine:

July 2nd, 2014: Six Refreshing Spins on Summer Sangria – Bourbon Pomegranate Sangria 

Huffington Post:

January 8th, 2014: Before You’re Tired of Potatoes, Try a Fingerling Recipe – Hasselback Fingerling Potatoes with Lemon Basil Goat Cheese

October 29th, 2012: Tater Tot Recipes that Make Potatoes Proud – Thanksgiving Tater Tots with Dijon Gravy 

Idaho Potato Commission:

Blogger Profile

January 20th, 2016: Easy Greek Idaho Potato Noodles with Fresh Mint

Lindt Chocolate: 

September 16th, 2014: How to Host a Wine & Chocolate Pairing Party

Mark Addison Celebrity Event Planner:

December 21st, 2012: Interview –  Holiday Stay-Cation Party: Tips and Tricks 

Muir Glen Contributor: Tomato Vine Blog

September 18th, 2014: National Cheeseburger Day Round-Up

August 28th, 2014: Labor Day Recipe Round-Up

August 7th, 2014: Kid-Friendly Recipe Round-Up

July 21st, 2014: One Skillet Panzanella Salad with Crispy Brioche Croutons

July 9th, 2014: Outdoor Entertaining Recipe Round-Up

June 30th, 2014: Fourth of July Dessert Recipe Round-Up

June 25th, 2014: Easy Veggie Gazpacho with Cojita Cheese 

May 21st, 2014: Food Trends – Harissa Recipe Round-Up

May 22nd, 2014: Memorial Day Grilled Pizza Recipe Round-Up

April 9th, 2014: Fire Roasted Recipe Round-Up

March 4th, 2014: Cauliflower Pizza Round-Up

January 30th, 2014: Turkey Veggie Chili with Harvest Reserve Fire Roasted Tomatoes

January 23rd, 2014: Chili Recipe Round-Up II

December 11th, 2013: Holiday Brunch Recipe Round-Up

November 29th, 2013: Recipe Refresh – Tomato Pumpkin Gratin 

November 18th, 2013: Tomato Thanksgiving Side Dish Round-Up

October 28th, 2013: Our Favorite Naan Pizza Recipes 

October 16th, 2013: Candied Tomatoes and Mini Margherita Naan Pizza


April 16th, 2016: 39 Crock-Pot Recipes That’ll Last You all Week: Slow Cooker Shrimp Creole


Chef Profile

July 1st, 2014: 99 Amazing Burgers – Double Pimento Cheese Burger

March 17th, 2014: 8 Creative Ways to Eat More Seafood with Barramundi – Barramundi Sliders with Lemon Saffron Aioli 

April 17th, 2014: Curry Spiced Barramundi with Tomato Ginger Sauce

February 17th, 2014: Spiced Barramundi Fish Tacos with Spanish Rice 

August 3rd, 2013: Mango Mint and Peach Sangria

May 15th, 2013: Pan Roasted Cauliflower Steaks 


March 5th, 2015: 10 Bite-Sized Pie Recipes – Mini Key Lime Pies with  Animal Cracker Crust 

Recipes-Plus UK:

April 1st, 2015: 16 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches for Cheese Lovers – Huevos Rancheros Grilled Cheese 

The Dinner Special Podcast:

October 14th, 2015: Teaching Herself to Cook and Others

The Every Girl:

January 16th, 2016: 15 Lunches to Make Ahead for Work – Kale and Brussel Sprout Caesar Salad

The Kitchn: 

October 13th, 2013: Delicious Links – Cheesy Breakfast Nacho Tots 

The Loop:

February 19th, 2015: 18 Magically Delicious Ways to Eat Peanut Butter for Dinner – Peanut Butter & Bacon Sandwiches with Fontina Cheese & Caramelized Onions

January 1st, 2015: 14 Ingenius Ways to Use Up All the Leftover Bubbly – Blood Orange Bourbon Fizz 

The Nest: 

February 10th, 2014: Happy Hour – Bourbon Pomegranate Sangria

February 7th, 2014: Weekly Dinner Ideas: 5 Savory Winter Favorites – Cajun Mac and Cheese Rustic Tart

January 27, 2014: Awesome Appetizers to Get You Through Game Day – Prime Rib Naan Nachos 

December 30th, 2013: 10 Champagne Cocktails Perfect for New Years Eve – Champagne Ginger Sparkler

December 2nd, 2013: Weekly Dinner Ideas: 5 Irresistible Dishes to Try – Bacon Ratouille Sliders with Saffron Aioli 

Real Simple: 

March 11th, 2015: Real Simple – 10 Guinness Recipes That Will Make You Want to Eat Your Beer Instead – Oven Fried Guinness Onion Rings


September 22nd, 2014: 9 Pumpkin Drink Recipes to Welcome Fall – Overnight Pumpkin Smoothie 


May 15th, 2014: Featured Sabra Recipes – Curry Hummus Naan Pizza with Coconut Shrimp 

January 19th, 2015: 9 Recipes to Dress Up Your Winter Veggies – Winter Veggie Quinoa Tart

Spoon University:

February 23rd, 2015: 33 Delicious Ways to Eat Sriracha with Every Meal – Sweet Potato Taters with Sriracha Aioli 


February 14th, 2016: Easy Entrees and Wine Pairing for Valentine’s Day – White Chicken Naan Pizza with Sauteed Pears and Gorgonzola

February 14th, 2016: Chocolate Desserts and Wine Pairing for Valentine’s Day – Dark Chocolate Cake with Cherry Pop Rocks Covered Truffles

December 18th, 2015: Coffee-Rubbed Prime Rib and Wine Pairing

July 21st, 2015: Crispy Chicken and Cucumber Salad Wine Pairing 

August 5th, 2014: Chicken Caesar Burger Recipe and Wine Pairing

January 14th, 2014Chicken and Dumplings Recipe and Wine Pairing 

Wisconsin Cheese Blog:

February 12th, 2014: Contributor – Dark Chocolate Butterkase and Berry Valentine Danishes 

About Lauren

About Lauren

Hi, and welcome to CGM! My name is Lauren and I'm a self-proclaimed foodie, recipe developer, action-adventure seeker, photography lover, and world traveler.

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