3 tips to ensure you're ready to hit the road safely - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

3 tips to ensure you’re ready to hit the road safely – Hudson Valley Style Magazine

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(BPT) – Temps are lower, the days are shorter and road trips are planned. When it comes to getting our cars ready for the road, we habitually adjust our rear-view mirror and double-check fuel levels before putting the car in gear. We sometimes change our engine oil and refill the windshield fluid. Yet we often overlook one of the most important safety features on our vehicles – the tires. With a little preparation and the right tire maintenance know-how, major issues on the road can be largely avoided. Follow these simple tips to ensure your rubber is ready to meet […]

Nate Berkus - The Golden Rules of Home Improvement - Hudson Valley Style Magazine - October 2017

October 2017 Issue – Fall Colors & Hudson Valley Style Wedding

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Welcome to our Hudson Valley Style Wedding Issue featuring Judyta & Paul Watek-Podlaski, Hudson Valley Fall Color Harmonies and Nate Berkus with Golden Rules of Home Improvement.

September 2017 Essentials - DA Aromatherapy Collection - Hudson Valley Style Magazine Feature

September 2017 Essentials – Hudson Valley Style Magazine Feature

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September Essentials – Hudson Valley Style Magazine Feature: 1 ) Create Your Own Aromatherapy Mist 2) Centering Aromatherapy Mist – Mountain Breeze 3) Natural Hand Sanitizers with Organic Essential Oils

Exploring Hidden Trails of Hudson Valley - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Hudson Valley Hidden Trails – Hudson Valley Style Magazine

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Hudson Valley is famous for its amazing views and hiking trails. In fact, this is one of the main reasons people are moving into to the area or coming to visit from all around the World. For an avid explorer Breakneck Ridge, Mount Beacon, and Bear Mountain Park are on the bucket list, but that’s only the top of the iceberg! We moved to the area years ago, and established a consistent nature’s beauty exploration schedule: the entire family goes hiking every other week or so. But can we say we’ve seen it all? Not yet! Every day we discover […]

Hudson Valley Style Magazine September 2017 - Wellness and Beauty Issue

Bria Tavakoli: Wellness is the New Beauty – Interview for Hudson Valley Style Magazine

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This is our wellness issue. What is wellness and beauty to you? How has your definition and understanding of wellness and beauty changed over time? Wellness is health and vitality on all levels: physical, mental, and spiritual. Looking for the root causes of any issues, and going deep, if necessary, to heal. My definition of beauty has deepened over time. For me, it’s almost more of a feeling, an energy. It goes way beyond what we see on TV or in magazines. In fact, I got rid of my TV a few years ago, and have never felt more at […]

Turn your basic backyard into an outdoor oasis - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Turn your basic backyard into an outdoor oasis – Hudson Valley Style Magazine

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(BPT) – Summer’s in full swing, but are you truly making the most of it? Creating a vibrant outdoor space can expand the living area of your home, while providing a unique venue for entertaining or relaxation, allowing you to enjoy every free moment to the fullest. From the ultimate sports bar to a zen paradise, the outdoor design possibilities are endless and can be customized to meet your priorities, be it entertaining friends and family or creating the perfect tranquil retreat. As a leader in home comfort for nearly 40 years, Napoleon has extensive expertise in designing products and […]

Save Money Through Energy Efficiency - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Save Money Through Energy Efficiency

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(Family Features) As much as half of the average homeowner’s monthly utility expenses go toward cooling and heating, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). For many households, that makes energy the largest home-related expense each month, next to a mortgage payment. Fortunately, numerous technological advances are making it easier than ever to manage home energy use. In fact, the DOE estimates you can save as much as 10 percent a year on energy costs by simply adjusting the temperature up or down when you’re away during the day. Installing a programmable thermostat that never forgets to adjust on […]

Let's go boating: 4 ways to get out on the water this fall - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Let’s go boating: 4 ways to get out on the water this fall

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(BPT) – Want to get away this fall? Skip the plane ride or long car trip and get out on the water. Whether it’s an hour after work cruising, a morning of fishing or a weekend of watersports, boating provides all the benefits of vacation at your convenience, close to home. In a recent study by Discover Boating, four out of five Americans said being around water relaxes them, and 72 percent feel healthier after spending time on the water. With Americans working longer hours, the need to take vacation time is greater than ever. According to the U.S. Travel […]

More than fun: 5 tips for planning a healthy vacation - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

More than fun: 5 tips for planning a healthy vacation.

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(BPT) – Taking a vacation is more than a fun getaway from the daily drudges of life. Turns out, travel has a multitude of benefits that can impact your health and wellness, too. Beyond stress reduction, vacations can improve heart health, mental health and personal relationships. In fact, men who take annual vacations are 32 percent less likely to die from heart disease, according to The Journal of the American Medical Association. Women benefit too: Those who take vacations twice or more per year are “less likely to become tense, depressed or tired, and are more satisfied with their marriages,” […]