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Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

Sarah is a baker, cook, author, and blogger living in Toronto. She believes that food is the best method of healing and a classic way of bringing people together. In her spare time, Sarah does yoga, reads cookbooks, writes stories, and finds ways to make any type of food in her blender.
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‘My ex told our daughter to hit back at her bully but I don’t agree’

How should a child respond to a bully? While most people agree they should stand up for themselves, there are varying opinions on what that entails. Melissa Wilson, one of the hosts of The Juggling Act podcast, brings up three approaches. First, comes her kid’s school policy of “no, go, tell”. The children are encouraged […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Every Wedding Guest Dress Code, Explained

You’ve received the invitation, you’ve sent your RSVP, and now it’s time to think about what you’ll wear. Most wedding invites include the dress code but the description is often too vague to be helpful as you flip through your closet. Fortunately, stylists and event experts have turned these codes into clear rules when it […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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People Who Chose Not To Have Children Reflect On Their Decision Now That They’re 50 And Older (15 Answers)

When the pandemic hit, a meme circulated, titled “Check on your friends with little kids”. Following was a list of things parents can’t do during quarantine, including sleeping in, going to the bathroom by themselves, and starting a new book or project. Despite the apparent difficulties, some parents relished the opportunity to stay home and […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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This one photo of lemons is helping women detect breast cancer

Breast cancer is something that both women and men should be on the lookout for every day. If caught early, the rate of survival is much higher than if it’s found late. It’s important to catch cancer early because treating it quickly will prevent it from progressing to a much more dangerous stage of breast […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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The Must-Have Kitchen Tool That Makes Prepping Herbs So Much Easier

When it comes to fresh herbs and dried herbs, there’s no contest. Fresh herbs are irreplaceable in raw dishes like salads, dressings, pesto, and garnishes. They tend to taste better and add more flavor than their dried counterparts. But their biggest drawback is their preparation. Dried herbs come ready to go, but fresh ones require […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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13 Surprising Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide is a versatile household chemical. It’s safe when it contacts water or air and it’s an extremely effective cleaner. According to the Centers for Disease Control, it could kill mold spores, viruses, fungi, yeasts, bacteria, and more. [1] Chemically, it is water with an extra oxygen molecule. “The extra oxygen molecule oxidizes, which is […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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How To Use Baking Soda To Kill Pests

Sodium bicarbonate, more commonly called baking soda, is an ingredient most people have in their pantries. Many baked goods recipes require it and it’s also an effective cleaner. However, sodium bicarbonate can also kill household pests. This hack is perfect for those who’d like to try a DIY approach before calling an exterminator. Or perhaps […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Woman shows how to change duvet cover in 90 seconds

You may be able to fold a fitted sheet or peel an onion without crying, but can you change a duvet cover? Even if you could, could you change it without wanting to scream in frustration? Duvet blankets themselves are cozy and luxurious. But changing their covers is the complete opposite. In fact, many people […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Hairdresser shares four annoying ‘icks’ most clients are guilty of

Have you ever wondered what your hairdresser thinks as they’re cutting or styling your hair? Fortunately, many hairdressers have opened up about which behaviors they appreciate in their clients — and which ones they can’t stand. Most professionals won’t tell you during your appointment if you’re doing something icky, so keep this list in mind […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer