Sarah Henning

Sarah Henning is a features reporter at the Lawrence Journal-World

Recent stories

Food: Pub grub at home — Recipes for March Madness
06:00 a.m., March 20, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
If you happen to want your beer and your basketball at home, it might seem that getting your hands on your sports bar favorites just isn’t going to happen. But it can, it just takes a little bit of work.
Food: It’s a great occasion to enjoy a slice of pi(e)
03:14 p.m., March 9, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Next week has a holiday on the calendar, though not the official one (St. Patty’s Day) or the unofficial one (tip-off of the NCAA Tournament). No, it’s the one you probably don’t celebrate, even though you have a very good reason to mark the date on the calendar: pie.
Food: A childhood favorite all grown up: Mature mac and cheese
09:00 a.m., February 21, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Warm noodles, creamy sauce and satiating heft make mac and cheese a favorite with even the youngest eaters. Yet, for the adult who abhors the idea of doing the powdered cheese and noodle routine, the old favorite can seem a bit, well, childish.
Food: (Un)Chocolate for your sweetheart?
11:32 a.m., February 10, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
White chocolate isn’t technically chocolate, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t perfect for the Valentine’s season (and all of wintertime, for that matter).
Food: Cheap eats: How to save money but not sacrifice health
01:57 p.m., February 2, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
This winter, struggling Greeks found space in their economy-trashed budgets for a little book called “Starvation Recipes” by Eleni Nikolaidou.
Food: A dead time for farmers? Not quite
07:10 p.m., January 27, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
On the farm, there’s work to be done, season be darned, though this warm winter has certainly helped.
Food: Smooth operators
Smoothies blend nutrition and a simple package
January 20, 2012
No matter your health goal in 2012, there’s probably a smoothie for you.
Food: Peary easy desserts
It’s delicious vs. nutritious in this month’s recipe face-off
06:51 p.m., January 13, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Megan Stuke and Sarah Henning take advantage of an in-season fruit, pears, for this month’s recipe face-off.
Little revenue from Farm Aid has gone to Kansas farmers
August 10, 2011
Farm Aid helps dozens of organizations and thousands of farmers each year through its programs and grants. But, for those expecting their dollars from the group’s Aug. 13 concert at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park to make their way from ticket sellers to grandpa’s chicken coop, think again.
Ticket to ride: McLouth teen pro bull rider
March 18, 2009
Bone-chilled and without a jacket, Skeeter Kingsolver was up a creek and without a paddle.

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