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Natural Plus

Gowanus, Park Slope

414 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Menu and fresh items: https://www.yelp.com/menu/natural-plus-brooklyn

you can get a bag of doritos anywhere. what’s hard is finding high quality or healthy food at 3am without having to leave your neighborhood. 213 more words

Hot Sandwiches


The other weekend artist Jon Bunge opened his studio up to the public as part of the Gowanus Open Studios 2018.

I’ve known Jon for many years.  440 more words


Threes Brewing

Threes Brewing is located in Gowanus in a rather unassuming storefront on a side street. Step inside, however, and you’ll find a lively, warm atmosphere. The brick walls are painted white to lighten up the space, but there is also lots of wood–the tables and chairs, benches, and the bar–to give a pub-like feel to the brewery. 183 more words


Gowanus speaks

The street artist who pastes cryptic sayings on walls around the city is back at it. And how better to dip my toe back into the world of blogging than to post these two additions to this blog’s coverage of his/her work? 131 more words

Seen On The Run

Gowanus Tiptoes Toward a Long-Planned Rezoning

Gowanus is one of the last industrial outposts in gentrifying Brooklyn. Much like East Williamsburg and Bushwick, the streets of Gowanus feature artist studios interspersed with trendy bars and concrete factories as 18-wheeled trucks trundle past. 1,870 more words


Catalpas and Princesses

“Do you know how, once you learn something you start seeing it everywhere?”

No joke, my friend in Kingston, New York said this to me as I was snapping a photo from her roof, of a tree I kept seeing all day, the catalpa, which is plentiful in that part of the Hudson valley. 409 more words

Saturday Side Note: Drunk in New York

Sort of a weird Saturday Side Note, but I was feeling really homesick for NYC, and just sort of sad in general lately, and I jotted this short bit down on my phone.  402 more words