Hudson Valley Style Mixology with Jessica Mojica: The Poolside French Martini with a Tropical Pineapple Twist – Presented by Alluvion Media – Luxury Hospitality Photography in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and Hamptons

Hudson Valley Style Mixology with Jess: The Poolside French Martini with a Tropical Pineapple Twist

Hey there, Hudson Valley Style enthusiasts! It’s Jess, your resident mixologist, back with another refreshing recipe to elevate your summer gatherings. Today, we’re taking the classic French Martini and giving it a tropical twist that will transport you straight to a sun-drenched paradise. Grab your shaker and get ready to mix up some magic! […]

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Goodnight Kenny Neighborhood Bar in Poughkeepsie, NY: Where Every Hour is Golden (Hour) – A Photographer’s Review by Maxwell Alexander – Presented by Alluvion Vacations

Where Every Hour is Golden (Hour) – Goodnight Kenny Neighborhood Bar in Poughkeepsie, NY – A Photographer’s Review

Under the soft, golden glow of vintage light fixtures, my evening at Goodnight Kenny in Poughkeepsie, NY unfolded like a spirited tale from an F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, but with an irresistibly vibrant, modern twist. This Hudson Valley gem, suggested by my friend and fellow visual storyteller Rebecca Perez, promised a memorable chapter in […]

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Burgers, Brews, and Bee's Knees: A Gaytastic Gastronomy in the Catskills – Taphouse Grill in Windham, NY – Restaurant Reviews with Photographer Maxwell Alexander – Presented by Alluvion Vacations

Burgers, Brews, and Bee’s Knees: A Gaytastic Gastronomy in the Catskills – Taphouse Grill in Windham, NY

Strap in, foodies and cocktail connoisseurs! I’m on a relentless quest, a mission to unearth the crown jewels of cuisine and the sanctuaries of spirits in the Hudson Valley and Catskills. Today, I’m your effervescent guide on a gaytastic culinary and bar hopping escapade in Windham, NY. With an insatiable appetite and a thirst […]

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The Great Unplugging: How Ditching Social Media Can Reclaim Your Mental Oasis – Wellness 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander

The Great Unplugging: How Ditching Social Media Can Reclaim Your Mental Oasis

In the digital age, social media platforms have transformed into vast, bustling cities of information where every street corner is laden with billboards, each screaming louder than the last for your attention. Yet, beneath the veneer of connectivity and instant access to information, there lurks a more sinister architecture. The emotionally abusive algorithms of […]

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Charlie O's Hometown Bar & Grill in Red Hook, NY – Gay-Tastic Travel Adventures with Your Upstate Guides Max & Dino – Upstate Restaurant Reviews Presented by Alluvion Vacations

Charlie O’s Hometown Bar & Grill in Red Hook, NY – Gay-Tastic Travel Adventures with Your Upstate Guides Max & Dino

Hey y’all! 🌟 Maxwell Alexander here, your favorite photographer/fitness model and gay cowboy explorer 🤠🏳️‍🌈, traveling up and down Hudson Valley with my dashing hubby, Dino Alexander 🕺. We recently saddled up and trotted into the charming town of Red Hook, NY, and lemme spill the beans: we stumbled upon a hidden gem – […]

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Spring Awakening: Sip Into the Season with the Blossom-Twist Hog Martini – Hudson Valley Style Mixology

As the frost of winter melts away, the early spring in the Hudson Valley ushers in a time of renewal and reawakening. Nature’s revival paints the perfect backdrop for a mixology masterpiece: the Blossom-Twist Hog Martini. This drink isn’t just a beverage; it’s a rite of spring, capturing the essence of the valley’s blossoming […]

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Breaking Free: Embracing the New Era of the Internet Beyond the Gated Social Media Empires

In an online world brimming with boundless potential, the Internet stands as a beacon of infinite knowledge, connection, and innovation. Yet, as we navigate through the digital age, many of us find ourselves ensnared within the confining walls of gated social media platforms and a handful other tech monopolies. These digital behemoths (just 5 […]

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Giddy-Up and Glitter, Darlings! Prosecco and Green Grapes, a Winter Wonderland in Every Sip – Hudson Valley Style Mixology with Maxwell Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander for Alluvion Media – Presented by Alluvion Vacations

Giddy-Up and Glitter, Darlings! Prosecco and Green Grapes, a Winter Wonderland in Every Sip

Howdy, sugar britches! This sassy ol’ cowboy’s back in the saddle, boots scootin’ straight into the Hudson Valley Style Saloon for another Mixology Series kneeslapper. Today, we’re wranglin’ up a wintery delight that’ll leave your taste buds hootin’ and hollerin’. I’m talkin’ about that bubbly nectar of the gods, prosecco, makin’ sweet love with […]

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Sparkles and Brunch: Don't Miss Tina Burner's Electro Drag Brunch in Poughkeepsie! – Things to do in Hudson Valley – Presented by Out Loud Hudson Valley

Sparkles and Brunch: Don’t Miss Tina Burner’s Electro Drag Brunch in Poughkeepsie!

Get ready to shimmy, sashay, and savor, because NYC’s legendary Electro Brunch is electrifying Poughkeepsie on Sunday, February 4th! The iconic queen Tina Burner, fresh off her dazzling season on RuPaul’s Drag Race, brings her fiery brand of humor and high-octane performance to The Academy, promising a brunch experience like no other. Sparkles and […]

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How to Turn Your Hudson Valley Hideaway into Mixology Playground: A Recipe for Epic Winter Vacay Vibes! – January 2024 Cover Story – Photography by Maxwell Alexander for Alluvion Media – Hudson Valley Style Mixology with Maxwell Alexander – Presented by Alluvion Vacations

How to Turn Your Hudson Valley Hideaway into Mixology Playground: A Recipe for Epic Winter Vacay Vibes! – January 2024 Cover Story

Howdy y’all, buckle up for a Hudson Valley hootenanny that’ll sizzle hotter than a branding iron in July! I’m Maxwell Alexander, your resident travel wrangler and cocktail connos-gay-seur, here to lasso some fabulous fun into your Alluvion Vacations spread. Remember, inclusivity reigns supreme, so grab your shakers, whether you’re a Vodka Martini Queen, an […]

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Revitalize Your Hudson Valley and Catskills Holiday Getaway with Maxwell Alexander's Pomegranate Martini – Holiday Mixology with Fitness Model and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander – Presented by Alluvion Vacations

Revitalize Your Hudson Valley Holiday with Maxwell Alexander’s Pomegranate Martini – Holiday Mixology

Escape to the serene Hudson Valley this holiday season and elevate your getaway with an exclusive mixology experience presented by Alluvion Vacations, the premier LGBTQ+ travel company in the Hudson Valley and Catskills. Join renowned lifestyle guru and mixologist Maxwell Alexander for a journey into the art of creating the perfect pomegranate martini, a […]

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Hudson Valley’s Winter Decor Secrets: Plush Pillows Meet Luxe Design – Interior Design Trends with Hudson Valley Interior Designer Dino Alexander

Hudson Valley’s Winter Decor Secrets: Plush Pillows Meet Luxe Interior Design

As the brisk air of the Hudson Valley ushers in the anticipation of winter, the much-awaited snowflakes have yet to grace the region with their glistening presence. It’s the perfect moment to infuse our homes with snow-inspired decor, beckoning the winter’s charm indoors. Hudson Valley Interior Designer Dino Alexander, renowned for his expertise in […]

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From the Catskills with Love: Maxwell's Ruby Rendezvous Becomes the New Yuletide Classic! – Holiday Mixology with Maxwell Alexander – Presented by Alluvion Vacations

From the Catskills with Love: Maxwell’s Ruby Rendezvous Becomes the New Yuletide Classic!

Hello there, my glamorous globetrotters! It’s your favorite travel guide and cocktail maestro, Maxwell Alexander, whisking you away on a yuletide journey from the comfort of my snug, festive Airbnb cabin in the enchanting Catskills, all thanks to the wonderful folks at Alluvion Vacations (see my photo tour after the main story). Now, grab […]

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Hudson Valley Winter's Feast: Il Figlio Enoteca Restaurant Weaves Cozy Elegance and Culinary Artistry in Fishkill, NY – Restaurant Reviews with Maxwell Alexander

Hudson Valley Winter’s Feast: Il Figlio Enoteca Restaurant Weaves Cozy Elegance and Culinary Artistry in Fishkill, NY

Nestled in the scenic embrace of the Hudson Valley lies Il Figlio Enoteca, a culinary gem that I had the pleasure of discovering on a mission to find the finest dining experiences in the region. This Italian restaurant in Fishkill, NY, is a haven for epicureans, a place where the art of culinary creation […]

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