Kara Thompson

Contributing Home Writer
Kara Thompson is a Denver-based journalist with a bachelor's in journalism from the University of Oregon. In 2022, she left her full-time job as an editor and started her own writing, editing, and social media firm, Kara Thompson and Co. She has over five years of experience writing lifestyle content for publications including townandcountrymag.com, elledecor.com, goodhousekeeping.com, and Parents, where she covered all things home, food, health, travel, fashion, and holidays.
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • Education: University of Oregon


Having moved to three different states in the last five years (Oregon, New York, and Colorado), Kara knows a thing or two about making the most out of your living situation. She believes that our homes can directly impact the way we function and feel throughout the day. During her time on staff at Parents, Kara launched her own home decor and organization column named Save My Space.


After graduating from college, Kara hopped on a one-way flight to Manhattan to pursue her dream of working for a magazine. Within two weeks she landed an internship at Martha Stewart Weddings, and then went on to hold editorial positions at Town & Country, ELLE Decor, and Parents. In the office, she managed social media, digital content, print features, and all things SEO. After a good run in the magazine world, she decided to pursue her business, Kara Thompson and Co., full-time.

Fun Stuff

Some of her favorite things include: tennis, golf, her sister’s German Shepherd, cheeseburgers, runs through Central Park, Americanos, and mystery books. On the weekends you can find her drinking cocktails with her friends and family, cheering for the Oregon Ducks football team, or catching a flight to her next adventure.

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