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Kara Nesvig



Wellness, Parenting


University of Minnesota Twin Cities



Kara Nesvig is a freelance writer with bylines in publications including PEOPLE, Apartment Therapy, Teen Vogue, Allure, Brides, and more. She is also a freelance copywriter for a plethora of brands across multiple industries, including the wellness, beauty and food and beverage categories.

Besides her writing work, Kara is an avid reader and thrifter and mother to a 2-year-old son, Julian. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.


Kara received a bachelor's degree in Journalism with a minor in Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in 2010.

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