Sarah Vanbuskirk


Sarah Vanbuskirk is a Portland, OR-based writer specializing in lifestyle, health, and parenting content. She writes about home and wellness products for Verywell Health.


After almost 10 years living in NYC and writing for women’s fashion magazines, including at the now defunct Mirabella, she moved to Portland, Oregon, where she now lives with her husband and five (yes, five) children. She recently won a Silver Award for Travel Writing from the Parenting Media Association for her PDX Parent Magazine story, “Winter Adventures, A-Z.”


Sarah has a dual degree in Art History and Political Science as well as a Certificate of Women’s Studies from Duke University.

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Verywell Health Product Review Editorial Guidelines & Mission

Verywell Health Editorial Process

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