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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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Bring Back Home Economics Class Because Our Kids Lack Basic Life Skills

Children are becoming adults without basic life skills. Home economics used to be taught regularly, but this class is dwindling in schools. Unfortunately, it shows. Skills that adults take for granted, — like shopping for groceries, keeping a budget, how interest on credit cards work, how to pay taxes, and cooking — young adults lack. […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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7 Natural Flea Remedies for Cats and Dogs

Fleas are common pests for cats and dogs. They are small, fast insects that feed on animal blood, and their bites can cause an allergic reaction. Pets with fleas may begin scratching themselves more frequently, and they might have scabs and flea dirt on their skin. Unfortunately, fleas can also bite people and cause itchy […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Super-size trapdoor spider discovered in Australia

Australia is known for its many dangerous creatures, from snakes to crocodiles to spiders. But in Central Queensland, researchers have discovered a new venomous arachnid: an over-sized species of trapdoor spiders. It’s been called Euoplos dignitas, which scientists with the Queensland Museum explained as being “derived from the Latin ‘dignitas,’ meaning ‘dignity’ or ‘greatness’” to […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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ATM boss warns how long cash could have left

The boss of the largest ATM network in the UK warns that cash may have only five years left. John Howells, chief executive at Link, says the infrastructure is undergoing a “death by a thousand cuts”. As he explains, “The cost of providing cash infrastructure, which includes the ATMs, security, and bulk cash centers is […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Detroit teen dies in hospital after suffering cardiac arrest playing basketball

Eighteen-year-old Cartier Woods passed away on February 6. The senior student at Detroit Northwestern in Detroit, went on life support on January 31st after suffering cardiac arrest while playing basketball. His family and friends held a vigil for him and struggle to accept how a healthy and strong teenager could suffer a cardiac incident. “He […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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How to Fertilize A Tomato Plant Using A Whole Egg And A Banana

A gardening expert experiments with an unorthodox fertilizer for his tomato plants: a whole egg and a banana. First, he buries the food then buries the plant on top of them. He explains that the egg and banana will rot over time, providing nutrients to the growing tomato plants. No further fertilizer is needed. Whether […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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This home can stay 70 degrees without a furnace, even when it’s freezing outside

Passive House is a concept for an energy efficient building. The design is structured to maintain room temperature inside with little to no energy used for heating or cooling. Patrick McCunney owns one of these houses in Maine, and he shares the in-and-outs of his 1,500-square-foot, two-story New England farmhouse-style home. He and his wife, […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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The Seven Secret Words On A Flight That Means There’s Danger

Aerophobia is the name for flight anxiety, and it’s fairly common. Even those who don’t have this phobia can still experience fear while flying. It’s easy — but not recommended — to start imagining all the ways the flight could end in disaster. All it takes is a little turbulence for the imagination to run […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Meet Loab, the AI Art Woman Haunting the Internet

AI can make art now. Tools like Dall-E Mini, Midjourney, and Stable Diffusion allow users to write a prompt for the artificial intelligence program to interpret into an image. Within a few minutes, an idea for a picture can appear on a computer screen. The AI uses an algorithm to generate images based on real […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer