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Rachel Werner

Content Creator & Media Consultant

Madison, WI

Rachel Werner

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Does your ‘we’ include me?

Little Book Project WI’s creative director implores us all to seek true representation in art. It feeds and soothes my soul. I feel most alive when I’m fully enmeshed in artistic labor. For a long time, I was chronically unaware of this truth about myself. And it was suffocating me from within. When people say I am “talented,” what I hear is that I was simply born lucky.
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A Blogger Shares How barre3 Helped Her Emerge From Burnout and Find Hope Again

Rachel Werner is a writer, mother, content-marketing specialist, and fitness enthusiast. After years of pushing through life without stopping for rest and self-care, Rachel shares how barre3 offered her a new sense of hope and possibility. Read on to discover Rachel’s story in her own words, including how she made the decision to leave a toxic work culture, follow her passion, and discover a new community in barre3.
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Three Books Every Content Creator Should Read

The words you use to describe yourself and the services you provide will attract a certain. audience. This in turn will open doors to potential clients or partnerships—and eliminate. A common mistake many marketers make is trying to promote a brand for “general”. Avoid sabotaging yourself from the outset by gleaning pro tips from three books that.
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The Best New Cookbooks in 2021

Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Many of the included recipes have accompanying QR codes that link directly to videos of Baz executing certain steps of the instructions.
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I Eat Exclusively Plant-Based — Here Are My 10 Essential Kitchen Tools

Since I went vegan, I’ve learned that my least favorite question is the following: “So what do you eat?”. Um, lots of things! “Whole, plant-based food” is my standard response. Having written culinary reviews and content related to sustainable agriculture for seven years now, nutrition, cooking, and wellness are a big part of my professional life.
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Genre Roulette: The Creative’s Game of Chance

My only true obsession is writing. At any given moment, I am likely starting a new poem, editing a flash fiction piece in addition to wrapping up a new beauty blog. And that’s on a slow day. Does all of this jumping around negatively impact my creative flow? Not in the least. My most productive days are actually when my plate is fully loaded as an author, teaching artist—and occasional student myself.
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The 8 Best Vegan Cookbooks in 2021

Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. "Curated by America’s Test Kitchen, this collection of 200 recipes is a comprehensive guide to vegan cooking for home chefs."
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The 7 Best Vegan Snacks in 2021

Plant-based nutrition is on the rise. Cities like Los Angeles, New York, and Seattle have long catered to die-hard herbivores, and Portland, Oregon, is considered a vegan mecca thanks to dozens of plant-based barbecue joints, doughnut shops, and grocery stores. Even cities in the Midwest have evolved to embrace animal-friendly foodies.
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The Little Book Project WI weaves visual art, literary work, and public discourse

The Little Book Project WI is a community arts and nonprofit printmaking series. Each limited edition book, which comes out biannually, weaves together visual arts and literary work based on a central theme. The first edition focused on advocacy, the second focused on mental health, and the third edition- to be released soon – focuses on places and spaces.
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The 6 Best Reusable Paper Towels in 2021

Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Being eco-conscious is more than a state of mind, and a good place to start when upgrading one’s home in terms of “green living” is in the kitchen.
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ANEU Med Spa

If the image that comes to mind upon hearing that word is of a cold, sterile environment then the soothing ambiance at ANEU Med Spa in McFarland will be an unexpected surprise. The staff at ANEU Med Spa’s welcoming demeanor is disarming from the moment clients enter the lobby. Aromatic diffusers then expand those oral greetings into a full sensorial experience as subtle floral notes encourage deep breaths—indirectly triggering a state of calm to slowly settle in while being escorted to a treatment room.
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The 6 Best Hot Food Thermoses in 2021

Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Eating on the go is one activity almost everyone can relate to. The pace of contemporary life necessitates longer daily travel time for people of all ages.

About

Rachel Werner

Rachel Werner is a teaching artist for The Loft Literary Center and Hugo House, as well as the founder of The Little Book Project WI. She has contributed print, photography and video content to The Kitchn, The Spruce Eats, Fabulous Wisconsin, BRAVA, Madison Magazine and Entrepreneurial Chef. Her literary writing and craft essays have been published by Off Menu Press, Digging Through The Fat and Voyage YA Literary Journal. A selection of Rachel's recipes are also included in Wisconsin Cocktails (UW-Press, 2020)—and her poetry in the anthology “Hope Is The Thing: Wisconsinites On Hope and Resilience in the Time of Covid-19” (The Wisconsin Historical Society, 2021). Rachel is also represented by Savannah Brooks at The Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency.

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https://www.littlebookwi.com/

Skills

  • New Media
  • Media Strategy
  • Editing
  • Food Styling
  • Digital Marketing
  • Writing