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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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5 Rules That Mayim Bialik Has for Her Children That Could Reshape Parenting

Mayim Bialik is an American actress known for her titular role in Blossom as well as her award-winning performance as Amy Farrah Fowler on Big Bang Theory. Bialik has a doctorate in neuroscience and has become the co-host of Jeopardy alongside Ken Jennings. She has also written several books, including Beyond the Sling with co-author […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Overcoming Hydrocephalus: The Miracle Story of Parker Grelecki

Parker Grelecki was born with hydrocephalus, a condition that causes a buildup of fluids in the brain. He was only two days old when doctors placed a shunt in his brain, the first of many procedures to drain the excess fluid and reshape his skull. His parents had no idea how much the condition might […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Woman warned her ‘trick’ at supermarket self-checkouts is breaking the law

An Australian woman named Kayla wrote to lawyers and sisters Alison Barrett and Jillian Barrett with a troubling query. Kayla explains that her friend uses a “self-checkout trick”. Essentially, she “regularly puts through more expensive veg — such as avocados — as brown onions”. As in, she purposely underpays for her groceries. But Kayla’s friend […]

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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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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100-Year-Old Life Hacks That Are Surprisingly Useful Today

In the words of philosopher and poet George Santayana, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” But this time around, we beg to differ! We agree that advice from the early 1900s is not the first place you go for hacks to make life simpler. (Thanks, Google!) However, the New York […]

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

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Woman shares the safety hack she uses in all Ubers and rideshares

“Never accept rides from strangers” used to be a common safety hack. But with rideshare apps, riding with strangers has become normal nowadays. That doesn’t mean it’s entirely safe. In July 2022, Uber made headlines for being the subject of 550 sexual assault and attack allegations. Misconduct, assault, rape, and even murder have occurred through […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer