Estella Ramirez

Copywriter

Location icon United States of America

Estella knows there is magic in everyday life.

Words have the power to alter our course. With an MFA in Creative Writing, Estella brings her own magic to your copy in your voice, writing content that engages readers. She also has an uncommon enthusiasm for research and editing that allows her to find the best solutions for messy copy. Most importantly, she learns and adapts with every project and supports others in their creative development.

Contact me: [email protected]

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02/07/2018
Chocolate Chaga Matcha Latte--Three Ways

After learning about the many potential benefits of chaga, which range from immune-boosting effects and antiviral properties to DNA damage protection, I wanted to introduce some variety and make drinking the earthy mushroom tea more fun. Who doesn't want a little bit more fun? Enter chocolate and, yes, matcha.

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Vegan Matcha Mini Bundt Cakes With Sweet Matcha Glaze

The matcha flavor in these adorable mini bundt cakes makes them irresistible! You may need a mini bundt cake pan, but it's oh-so-worth-it. As an alternative, you could adjust the time in the oven for a cupcake pan or single full-sized bundt cake pan. (If you haven't tried matcha yet, what are you waiting for?

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01/03/2018
Yay, Daisy Ridley Is Vegan! Plus 4 Reasons Vegans Will Love Star Wars: The Last Jedi

As a vegan Star Wars fan, I'm taking a comprehensive look at vegan-friendly themes. From Canto Bight and Jakku to Dagobah-you'll be surprised! SPOILER ALERT!!! This article contains MINOR spoilers of details not related to the main plot of The Last Jedi. If you're reading on, I'm assuming you've seen the movie or don't mind a few spoilers.

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12/20/2017
You Got This! 5 Non-Cliché Ways To Manage Negative Emotions During The Holidays

Holidays- am I right? Sure, there's potential for great joy, but there's also pressure around budgets, gifts, travel, food, and family. Common wisdom for dealing with holiday stress includes vague platitudes such as "planning ahead," "being realistic," and "meditating." And of course, these are great when we can manage.

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11/22/2017
Should You Try Chaga? What You Must Know About This Goop-Endorsed Mushroom

Over the past few years, public awareness has grown about the potential benefits of chaga. The claims are extraordinary. They range from stress relief to fighting cancer! Chaga even makes a few appearances on goop, Gwenyth Paltrow's infamous alternative wellness website. I hope all you thoughtful dumplings will appreciate my not jumping up and down with excitement right away.

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Rey Is Not the First Female Jedi Protagonist

This guest post written by Estella Ramirez. A few years ago, I wrote an article about Ahsoka Tano. I praised the animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, because of its variety of female characters and how it passes the Bechdel Test, with some story arcs featuring a trilogy of women in leading roles.

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Hi there! We want to hear about your dreams, big or small! Share your #MoneyMotivation story in the comments for a chance to be featured in a future post!

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DateNight idea: go to the thrift store with your #bae! The challenge: put together an outfit for your partner that's under 20 dollars. Then go home and do a try-on for each other! More thrift store...

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"There's something about a sunset that slows the world down. When I was a little boy watching the sun slide towards the horizon in a waterfall of colors, I knew everything would be okay. Now, as an...

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She tells me a joke every morning-says she wants to be my first smile of the day. Just looking at her puts a smile on my face. My #MoneyMotivation is her future. I want to give her every opportunity...

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"At age seven, I saw a photo of the 'northern lights' and promised myself I'd see them in person one day. Now, as a photographer, I've captured incredible moments through my camera lens. The Aurora...

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WanderlustWednesday Schedule your pet sitter as soon as you book your flight to avoid last-minute scrambling. Use Rover, Wag, or a local agency. Their pet sitters are vetted and have back-up...

Personal Finance Blog Posts

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09/21/2017
How to Bounce Back from Your Money Mistakes

By: Estella Ramirez It's important to acknowledge mistakes so that we can avoid repeating them in the future, but for many of us, it's equally important to forgive ourselves right away so that we can get to the good stuff: implementing what we've learned, problem-solving, and making progress!

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09/13/2017
Five Tips for Increasing Your Income

If you aren't able to save for the future because your present bills are sucking your paychecks dry, it's easy to feel hopeless. You're already living modestly. You follow every "tip" about scrimping and saving, but when these are not moving the needle on our goals, we need to consider making more income.

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08/24/2017
How to Travel Light and Worry Less

By: Estella Ramirez, CULIANCE Sneaking off for that last trip of the summer? Back at school and already thinking about your next break? Let's talk travel. Ever had that awkward moment when your bag is searched, and it's a tangle of device chargers? Or the feels when you've simultaneously over-packed AND not packed enough things to...

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06/29/2017
How Your Morning Routine Can Help You Save Money

Hal Elrod, author of The Miracle Morning, began creating his now-famous morning routine when he confessed to a close friend that he was $425,000 in debt and devastated. The friend suggested Elrod take up running to clear his mind. It did that and more. Elrod and fans of The Miracle Morning attest that the routine...

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