Tag Archives: Sheepshead Bay

Smelling the salty Sheepshead Bay air

My friend Michael, who had joined me on my trip to Brighton Beach, took me for a tour of his native Sheepshead Bay on Sunday. This time, he brought his 12-year-old twins along for the ride. We also met up … Continue reading

Posted in Visit recaps | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sheepshead Bay: built on the bay of Kings

A brief history of Sheepshead Bay, which is named for a fish that once swam in its waters. Continue reading

Posted in History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Week twenty-two: Sheepshead Bay

My friends Brooke and Leslie opened the brick-and-mortar version of their boozy culinary endeavor, Prohibition Bakery, on Tuesday. Leslie made this week’s selection.*

Posted in Announcements | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Bonus post: the Brooklyn Half

I’m running the Brooklyn Half tomorrow. It’s one of my target races this year, so I’ve been training with it in mind. The race ends on the Coney Island boardwalk, on which I’ve run twice this year – on February … Continue reading

Posted in Bonus posts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments