Cara Whitney is a woman of faith. A popular DJ back in the day, Cara rose to fame following her marriage to Daniel Lawrence Whitney, who is better known from his stage name, Larry the Cable Guy. The American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, singer, and radio personality, has been a central figure in comedy in radio for quite a while. Cara and Daniel have been married for over 17 years and share a loving relationship. While her husband is dissing out jokes on stage, Cara focuses on devotion to god and teaching devotion to young kids. In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Cara Whitney.
Cara Whitney is an American author, radio personality and philanthropist. She is best known as the wife of comedian and actor Larry the Cable Guy. She is also a co-founder of the Git-R-Done Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports children and veterans.
Cara Whitney was born in May, 1976 in Wisconsin, USA. Cara was raised in a family of farmers, her father owned a farm in Wisconsin. At a young age, Cara developed a love for animals, especially horses. She attended a local high school where she was interested in performing and writing. She then graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a degree in broadcast journalism. She moved to Los Angeles to pursue her career as a TV host and producer, working on several shows in the Midwest. She has also worked as a radio DJ before becoming a radio personality.
Life as an Author:
Following a hectic career, Cara decided to move to Nebraska and raise her kids on the farm, in a similar way to she was raised. In the year that followed, Cara’s love for horses was reignited and she used her love for horses to inspire and encourage the next generation.
As of 2023, Cara has released four books. Her first book entitled Unbridled Faith: 100 Devotions from the Horse Farm, was released in 2018. After receiving great reviews for her books, Cara decided to publish the second book in 2020 entitled, Unbridled Faith Devotions for Young Readers.
Cara uses her books to teach young readers about prayer, persistence, and identity. As Cara puts it,
“When kids reach a certain age, they begin shaping and defining their beliefs. Devotions offer a valuable way to help reflect on their questions and thoughts. It’s during these evolving times when young people need information so they can make their faith their own. I found that my quiet time with God came through my working with horses and I hope this devotional helps young people find their quiet time with God.”
Cara is hopeful that her books will inspire readers to search for God’s grace no matter what they do. Cara is also the co-founder of the Charity, The Git-R-Done Foundation. The foundation was established in 2009 and is dedicated to helping children with hip dysplasia.
In 2021 Carra came up with her third book Fields of Grace: Sharing Faith from the Horse Farm. This book is a sequel to Unbridled Faith and contains another 100 devotions from Cara’s horse farm. It also includes stories from her husband, Larry the Cable Guy, and other guests who have visited their farm.
And her most recent Country Soul: Inspiring Stories of Heartache Turned into Hope was published on 2022. This book features 30 stories of people who have overcome challenges and hardships with the help of their faith and their country roots. The stories include celebrities, veterans, farmers, and ordinary folks who have turned their heartaches into hope.
Meeting Larry the Cable Guy & marriage:
Cara Whitney and Larry the Cable Guy, whose real name is Daniel Whitney, met at a comedy club in Los Angeles. She was not familiar with his work and did not recognize him at first. Nonetheless, the pair forged an instant connection with each other. The pair dated for around a year before tying the knot. She and her husband had a simple and casual wedding ceremony on a Nebraska field on on July 3, 2005. The bride wore a pair of shorts and a camouflage tank top, while the groom wore a cut-off sweatshirt and shorts and the unique wedding ceremony cost them only $180. In the attendance were close friends and family including Daniel’s parents Tom and Shirley
A year after their marriage, Cara gave birth to the couple’s first son, Wyatt. They welcomed their daughter, Regan, in 2006. Over the years, Cara continued her work as a radio DJ and traveled around the states searching for the perfect life everyone dreamed of. However, it later dawned on Cara that there is no such thing as a simple life and the best life is the one which includes a relationship with Jesus Christ.
Secret to their happy marriage & family life:
Cara Whitney and Larry the Cable Guy shared their secrets to a happy marriage and family life in an exclusive interview with Daily Blast LIVE. The couple, who have been married for 17 years and have two children, open up about how they met, how they keep their relationship strong, and how they raise their kids.
Cara opened that their marriage is based on mutual respect, love, and humor. They have a lot of fun together and make each other laugh. They also share similar values and beliefs, such as their faith and their love for animals. They support each other’s passions and interests, such as her farm and his comedy.
They keep their relationship strong by communicating, compromising, and spending quality time together. They travel together as much as possible and enjoy spending time at home. They also have date nights and surprise each other with gifts and gestures.
Also, Cara opened that they raise their kids with love, discipline, and guidance. They teach them to be respectful, responsible, and compassionate. They also expose them to different cultures and experiences, such as traveling and volunteering and encourage them to pursue their dreams and passions.
Cara Whitney has an estimated net worth of $3 Million. Her net worth comes from her career as an author and a radio DJ, as well as from her husband’s income.She and her husband have also donated millions of dollars to various charities through their foundation.
Cara Whitney’s public appearances alongside Daniel Whitney are:
In 2006, they attended the premiere of Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California.
In 2007, they attended the premiere of Delta Farce at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, California.
In 2009, they attended the premiere of The Princess and the Frog at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.
In 2011, they attended the premiere of Cars 2 at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California.
In 2013, they attended the premiere of Planes at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California.
In 2016, they attended the premiere of A Madea Halloween at the ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood, California.
In 2017, they attended the premiere of Cars 3 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.
In 2019, they attended the premiere of Toy Story 4 at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California.
Cara Whitney likes to wear casual and comfortable clothes, such as jeans, t-shirts, jackets, and boots. She has dark brown hair but likes to dye with auburn red, brown or golden. She has a fair complexion and a round face with a smile and her eyes are hazel. She stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and has a slim figure.