Cara O'Bleness

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Metro Detroit, Michigan
Michigan State University
Lifestyle, Health & Wellness, Small Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Cara O'Bleness is a passionate writer and editor with more than 10 years of experience in print and online media. Her content expertise spans a number of verticals, including lifestyle, health and wellness, and small business and entrepreneurship.
  • Though she loves to cook and bake, Cara swears she could eat pasta for every meal and never get bored. In her free time, you'll often find her trying out new recipes and looking for the best way to sneak veggies into every meal (including dessert!).
  • Cara is a graduate of Michigan State University's School of Journalism, where she was a staff writer, managing editor, and blog editor for, an alternative multimedia publication.


Cara has always loved the written word. As a child, her favorite books were read aloud to her so frequently that she could recite them back to herself before she even knew how to read. Cara has been devoted to reading and writing ever since. She loves storytelling and believes that words have the power to change the world. Throughout her career, Cara has covered lifestyle, health and wellness, and small business content as both a writer and editor, and her work has been published in both print and online publications, including Hour Detroit and StartupNation. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, spending time with her family, and making her way through Michigan's many microbreweries.


Cara is a Michigan State University alumna, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a specialization in visual communication.
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