Everyone Can Save on Vital Energy Costs

Everyone Can Save on Vital Energy Costs

(BPT) – It’s something everyone in the U.S. needs and uses in their everyday lives — energy to keep the lights on, appliances working and homes cool or warm enough to be comfortable. Now that Americans are spending more time at home, energy needs — and costs — for households across the country are going through the roof. And unfortunately, energy costs tend to be higher for families already struggling with lower incomes and job insecurity, along with other challenges due to the pandemic. According to the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, low-income, African-American, and Latino households and renters […]

This New Alexa Feature allows Families to Safely Care for Loved Ones at a Distance

This New Alexa Feature allows Families to Safely Care for Loved Ones at a Distance

(BPT) – This year, more Americans are providing ongoing caregiving, with many having started their role as caregiver since the COVID-19 outbreak or providing care specifically because of the pandemic. Caregivers are looking to strike that balance between ensuring their elderly friends and family are safe and healthy while letting them maintain their independence. Yet, the need to limit contact by social distancing or self-quarantining has disrupted the ability to provide the hands-on care our loved ones deserve. For that reason, families are looking for ways to help make remote caregiving easier. There’s now an option for both the family […]

Christmas at the Hudson Villa - Photo Story by Maxwell L. Alexander

Magical Christmas Decor at the Hudson Villa – Photo Story by Maxwell L. Alexander

Christmas at The Hudson Villa – Photo Story by Maxwell L. Alexander The gorgeous property is in Chester, New York, and just a short 18-minute helicopter ride from Manhattan. It is the creation of esteemed architect Paul Rudolph and was originally owned by Henry Hudson’s family (hence the historical and fitting name). Paul Rudolph‘s vision transformed the villa into a spectacular summer paradise and private resort. The lux property features a white sand beach, swimming pool, cabanas, spa, jacuzzi tub, helipad, and impeccably sculptured gardens alive with splashes of floral color. The architectural design is a pure artistic genius. The […]

2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide - Hudson Square Boutique

Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique

Shop the Looks at HudsonSquareBoutique.com Light Distressed High Rise Skinny >> Tassel Drop Earrings available in Ivory or Grey >> Wide Brim Panama Hat with Strap available in Dark Khaki or Light Grey >> Pom Pom Light Knit Sweater available in Taupe or Brown >> Cream Teddy Coat >> Photo Gallery: 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique Photography by Jasmin Dastan. IG: @jasmindastan 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square […]

Hudson Square Boutique - 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide

Hudson Square Boutique – 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide

Pom Pom Light Knit Sweater $50 Pom Pom Light Knit Sweater and fitted cuffs, sweater is slightly oversized. Can be styled with a front tuck. Available in 2 Colors! Fabric Content: 100% Acrylic Shop at HudsonSquareBoutique.com >> Wide Brim Panama Hat with Strap $46 Wide Brim Panama Hat with Strap Shop at HudsonSquareBoutique.com >>

Hudson Valley Fall Holidays Decor Ideas with the best mortgage broker Kei Kullberg

Last Days of Fall in the Hudson Valley – It’s Time to Get Ready to Celebrate Thanksgiving!

2020 is almost behind us (yeesh). Things have been anything but normal this year, but all things considered, November is looking pretty good. Eggnog and stocking stuffers are popping up right on cue, and the colors of autumn are painting store aisles across the Hudson Valley. It is time to start thinking about Thanksgiving decor ideas before napkins and paper plates are all that’s left. Last Days of Fall in the Hudson Valley – Let’s Get Ready to Celebrate Thanksgiving! – by Kei Kullberg Sponsored Content by Kei Kullberg NYS Licensed Mortgage Loan Originator NMLS# 1740248 The holiday spirit is […]

Joe + Monroe - Eco-Friendly, Individually Hand Poured Luxury Scented Candles

Holiday Gift Guide: Joe + Monroe – Eco-Friendly, Hand Poured Luxury Scented Candles

Joe + Monroe provides eco-friendly, individually hand poured luxury scented candles. A luxurious vegan blend of natural apricot and coconut wax, our candles are infused with essential oils that sourced from all over the world. Providing an environmentally clean burn, our candles are toxin free and are made fresh to order! Joe + Monroe – Eco-Friendly, Individually Hand Poured Luxury Scented Candles – Holiday Gift Guide 2020 Joe+ Monroe Promise: Tranquil Ambiance Candles can provide the ultimate ambiance, from its eye-catching aesthetic, to the richness of aromas that fill the air. It is our hope that our candles invade your […]

Fall 2020 Cover Story: Hudson Valley's Own Style and Beauty Expert Miranda Weinberger Interview and Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Group)

Fall 2020 Cover Story: Hudson Valley’s Own Style and Beauty Expert Miranda Weinberger

Maxwell: Wow! we are so fortunate to have you on the cover of the Fall 2020 issue, Miranda! Amazing photoshoot and what an inspiring story we are about to share with our readers! So tell us about yourself! What is your story? Fall 2020 Cover Story: Hudson Valley’s Own Style and Beauty Expert/Realtor Miranda Weinberger Interview and Photography by Maxwell Alexander Miranda: Thank you! It is an absolute honor to be the cover feature of the Fall 2020 Issue! I was born and raised in Kingston, New York. I graduated from Kingston High School in 2006 and immediately obtained my […]

Thanksgiving Home Decorating with Dino Alexander

Thanksgiving Home Decorating with Dino Alexander

Thanksgiving is a time of year in which families from all across the nation gather together and enjoy the presence of each other and give thanks for the fact that we live in this great country and have the means with which to celebrate in this manner. It is a great time that is representative of the hand of friendship that was extended to us in the past and the season of harvest. Thanksgiving Home Decorating with Dino Alexander Photography by Maxwell Alexander Thanksgiving takes place during the autumn season, which makes it an ideal time to decorate in the […]

10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Welcome Fall with Jessica Hill Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Photo Studio)

10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Welcome Fall in Your Hudson Valley Home by Jessica Hill

When the cooler temperatures of autumn put a little bounce in your step, enjoy this special season to its fullest, especially here in the beautiful Hudson Valley. Indulge your senses in the look, feel, taste, and aromas typically associated with a fall day. Keep reading to discover 10 budget-friendly ways that you can welcome autumn this year. 10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Welcome Fall in Your Hudson Valley Home By Jessica Hill, Contributing Editor (Home & Decor), Realtor (Alexander Maxwell Realty) Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Photo Studio) (1) Yummy Baked Goods Autumn is the ideal time to treat yourself […]

In the Business of Beautifying Hudson Valley, One Face at a Time - The Hebe Medical Spa in Fishkill

In the Business of Beautifying Hudson Valley, One Face at a Time – Hebe Medical Spa in Fishkill, NY

In the upcoming Fall 2020 Issue of the Hudson Valley Style Magazine, we are featuring HEBE Medical Spa – a local Hudson Valley Small Business located on Main St in Fishkill and is owned and operated by two women – Dr. Zainab Mogul-Ashraf, a board-certified internist who specializes in medical aesthetics, and Irina Damyanidu, a former bank executive. In the Business of Beautifying Hudson Valley, One Face at a Time – HEBE Medical Spa in Fishkill by Irina Damyanidu, CEO, HEBE MedSpa // Featured Hudson Valley Style Small Business The name Hebe comes from the Greek word for youth. Hebe […]

Halloween 2020 is on: Guidelines to celebrate in a safe and fun way

Halloween 2020 is On: Guidelines to Celebrate in a Safe and Fun Way

Every year, we count down the days until Halloween. You love selecting costumes for your whole family, indulging in all your favorite treats, and celebrating with friends. But this year is different — while you long to celebrate the holiday to the fullest, you also want to make choices to keep your family and your community safe. Like many Halloween enthusiasts, rather than forgoing beloved traditions altogether, you are coming up with creative, out-of-the-box ways to celebrate safely and keep everyone healthy this season, but you still need some guidance. The Halloween and Costume Association, The Hershey Company, and other […]

Hudson Valley Style Magazine - Summer 2020 Fashion Issue - Cover Story - Luisa Löffel

Cover Story – Summer 2020 Fashion Issue – Luisa Löffel

My name is Luisa I’m 23 years old and a model with albinism. I’ve always been interested in fashion and love to show my heritage through my style by wearing colorful scarves, my headwrap methods, and my hairstyles. Growing up I’ve always caught attention, I used to think it‘s because people thought I’m extremely cute. When I grew older I realized it’s my skin color that caused the attention. As a teenager, I tried to blend in to get less attention but I realized that I can’t conceal who I am and should express myself. “I want to stand out […]

Cocktail railing and more: 5 trends for your deck

Cocktail railing and more: 5 trends for your deck improvement this summer

Discover 5 fresh ways to frame your outdoor space (BPT) – When determining the look of your outdoor living space, decking is only half of the equation. In many cases, it’s the deck railings that are most visible and the design element that makes the first impression. “Railings serve a necessary safety function, but they also play an important aesthetic role,” explains designer Alison Victoria, star of HGTV’s “Windy City Rehab” and “Rock the Block.” “They frame an outdoor space and define the setting’s style and personality.” Following are five fresh ways to frame up your outdoor space for maximum […]

Summer 2020 Fashion Edition - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Summer 2020 Fashion Issue with Luisa Löffel

Coming soon to Amazon Bookshelf near you! In the Summer 2020 Fashion Edition, Hudson Valley Style truly goes global with amazing fashion photography by Alla Rodionova and Art Direction + Style and Makeup by Marina Welz. Together with the fashion model Luisa Löffel, the amazing “House of Chicks” team tells an inspiring and fashionable story of an albino girl of African descent who was born and raised in Germany. Look for the printed book on Amazon!  

The water is open: 5 tips to relax and recharge on a boat this summer

(BPT) – Looking to get away this summer while social distancing? With annual traditions such as camps and sporting events cancelled, the best way to seek relief and recharge with your loved ones may be to “Get On Board” for a summer on the water. Recent data suggests that interest in fishing and boating has grown amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a recent Harris poll, 1 in 5 Americans said they’re more likely to try these activities than they were prior to the pandemic. And among parents, the statistic is 1 in 4. Numerous marine dealers across the country […]

Spring 2020 Fashion Photo Story by Photographer Helena Palazzi - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Spring 2020 Fashion Photo Story by Photographer Helena Palazzi

Spring 2020 Fashion Photo Story by Photographer Helena Palazzi Our very first Fashion Issue, featuring Spring 2020 Hudson Valley Fashion Photo Story by Helena Palazzi with Viktoria Viktorenkova of Supreme Models in New York City. Contributing Photo Editor/Photographer and Art Direction: Helena Palazzi www.helenapalazzi.com Model: Viktoria Viktorenkova @ Supreme Models, NY Wardrobe/Styling: Leah Levin www.leahlevin.com Hair: Hikari Tezuka @art department, NY Makeup: Marie-Josèe Leduc @art department, NY Photo Gallery: Spring 2020 Fashion Photo Story by Photographer Helena Palazzi // Hudson Valley Style Magazine Spring 2020 Fashion Photo Story by Photographer Helena Palazzi – Hudson Valley Style Magazine Spring 2020 – Fashion Edition […]

Spring 2020 - Fashion Edition - Hudson Valley Style Magazine - Viktoria Viktorenkova - Helena Palazzi - Maxwell Alexander

The Spring 2020 Fashion Issue has arrived!

Welcome to our very first Fashion Edition! Enjoy the amazing photography work by Helena Palazzi, Alla Rodionova, and Maxwell Alexander. Plus, read the interview with Dr. Brooke Bair of Luna Dermatology to find out what’s trending in skincare this Spring… Get your copy of the 2020 Spring Fashion Issue here >>

Love is in the Air – The Spring Fashion Issue Preview - Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Love is in the Air – The Spring Fashion Issue Preview

We are excited to publish the amazing work presented by our Contributing Style Editor Marina Welz from Düsseldorf, Germany. Love is in the Air – The Spring Fashion Issue Preview – Hudson Valley Style Magazine Campaign for ETHNOLOVE ACCESSORIES Creative Director @lena.gergerdt Style @marina_welz MUAH Alexandra Likschin Photography @alla_rodionova_fotograf Model @anastasia_mohylna   advertising

Coming Soon: The Spring 2020 Fashion Issue of the Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Coming Soon: The Spring 2020 Fashion Issue of the Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Stay tuned for our very first Fashion Issue, featuring Spring 2020 Hudson Valley Fashion Photo Story by Helena Palazzi with Viktoria Viktorenkova of Supreme Models in New York City. Contributing Photo Editor/Photographer and Art Direction: Helena Palazzi www.helenapalazzi.com Model: Viktoria Viktorenkova @ Supreme Models, NY Wardrobe/Styling: Leah Levin www.leahlevin.com Hair: Hikari Tezuka @art department, NY Makeup: Marie-Josèe Leduc @art department, NY

Thought, quarantine was a vacation? Things just got serious. Continuing the conversation on the spread of COVID-19 and what to do during these unprecedented times.

Thought, quarantine was a vacation? Things just got more serious…

To call it “strange” would be an understatement. Uncertainty and anxiety took over the globe and put the entire world on hold. Total absence of toilet paper, empty shelves in grocery stores, closure of all casinos on Las Vegas Strip, worldwide shortage of face masks and ventilators, stock market is the worst since the Great Depression, unemployment rate may soar to 30%, Olympic Games postponed for one year: Is it really happening? The Governor of New York signs an executive order to put the whole state on PAUSE, closing all nonessential offices effective at 8PM on Sunday, March 22. COVID-19 […]