Miz Cracker Makes Poughkeepsie Debut at Revel 32’s Cannon Hall – Out Loud Hudson Valley

Miz Cracker Makes Poughkeepsie Debut at Revel 32 – Out Loud Hudson Valley

Out Loud Hudson Valley is proud to welcome the legendary drag queen for her Poughkeepsie debut. Miz Cracker will bring her new show Foolish up the Hudson River to Revel 32’s Cannon Hall in Poughkeepsie, NY. Miz Cracker, whose real name is Maxwell Heller, appeared on Season 10 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, as well as RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season 5. Heller originally started her drag career as Brianna Cracker in New York City. In NYC, she was friends with Bob the Drag Queen, who was her drag mother. Since her original appearance on Drag Race, Miz has been featured with […]

Spend a Weekend by the Pool at the Luxurious Villa in the Heart of Hudson Valley Farmland – Presented by Alluvion Vacations – Airbnb Review and Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Alluvion Vacation Rental Management

Spend a Weekend by the Pool at the Luxurious Villa in the Heart of Hudson Valley Farmland

A weekend spent at the luxurious Villa in the heart of Hudson Valley farmland will be just what you need to forget about the city, its hustle and bustle, and even your daily routine. Although only two hours away from New York City, this tranquil countryside villa gives you the kind of peace and quiet that can only be found in nature. With its flat plane, concrete floors, and floor-to-ceiling windows, this house is reminiscent of the famous mid-century “case study” homes seen in Palm Springs. Spend a Weekend by the Pool at the Luxurious Villa in the Heart of […]

Hudson Valley Treetop Retreat – A Private Airbnb Rental with a Hot Tub by Alluvion Vacations

Hudson Valley Treetop Retreat – A Private Airbnb Rental with a Hot Tub by Alluvion Vacations

Welcome to the Airbnb vacation rental in Tuxedo Park, NY, this beautiful treehouse offers guests a secluded getaway from the hustle and bustle of New York City (NYC). Located in the town of Tuxedo Park, this treetop retreat is only an hour from Midtown Manhattan and accessible by Metro North commuter train from NYC and NJ Transit from Hoboken, NJ. Featuring three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a wrap-around balcony overlooking the majestic woodland, Hudson Valley Treetop Retreat is an idyllic holiday destination in Orange County. Hudson Valley Treetop Retreat – A Private Airbnb Rental with a Hot Tub by Alluvion […]

Upstate Vacation: A Modern Rustic Home in Warwick, NY – Airbnb Review by Maxwell Alexander

Upstate Vacation: A Modern Rustic Home in Warwick, NY – Airbnb Review by Maxwell Alexander

Upstate New York can seem like a world away from the hustle and bustle of New York City, but it’s actually only a couple of hours away by car or train. I recently spent a weekend in Warwick, NY to escape the city for an Upstate vacation and get some good, old-fashioned rest and relaxation. If you’re looking to unplug from the world and feel like you’re in another era, this modern rustic Airbnb home might be the perfect place to visit. Check out my Airbnb review below and enjoy the photo tour as well! Upstate Vacation: A Modern Rustic […]

How to Rent a Chevy Silverado Truck and Explore Hudson Valley in Style with Alluvion GO! Hudson Valley Car Rentals

How to Rent a Chevy Silverado Truck and Explore Hudson Valley in Style with Alluvion GO!

How do you get the keys to the Chevy Silverado Truck of your dreams and drive it around Woodstock, NY? You rent it with Alluvion Go (Hudson Valley Car Rental)! Here’s what you need to know about renting a car with us… 5 Things to Do When You Visit the Historic Hudson Valley Visit the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site: This 50-room mansion was built in 1896 by Frederick Vanderbilt. Visitors can take tours of the house and grounds, which include formal gardens, hiking trails, and a scenic overlook of the Hudson River. Stop by the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential […]

Nostalgic Charm: Modern Rustic Airbnb Experiences in the Hudson Valley and Catskills – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA – The Best Airbnb Photographer – Vacation Rental Management

Nostalgic Charm: Modern Rustic Airbnb Experiences in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

Are you ready to embark on an adventure? Perhaps you’re dreaming of taking your kids on a family trip, or maybe you and your significant other are looking to get away from it altogether. Maybe you want to do some work remotely, or reconnect with friends—whatever the reason, we’ve got the perfect place for you! If you love rustic charm and modern luxury, then be sure to check out these unique Airbnb experiences in the Hudson Valley and Catskills. Nostalgic Charm: Modern Rustic Airbnb Experiences in the Hudson Valley and Catskills – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA – The Best Airbnb […]

Your Weekend, Your Time: 5 Awesome Tips for Shaking the Sunday Blues

Your Weekend, Your Time: 5 Awesome Tips for Shaking the Sunday Blues

Your Weekend, Your Time: 5 Awesome Tips for Shaking the Sunday Blues (BPT) – Do you sometimes find yourself feeling less than optimistic as your weekend draws to a close each Sunday? If so, you’re far from alone. Stats recently published on Inc.com indicate 81% of workers have experienced the “Sunday scaries” in anticipation of the work week ahead. Still, it’s important to fend off those encroaching feelings and preserve the quality of your Sunday afternoon, since weekends are generally intended to help people relax, rejuvenate and enjoy time with family and friends. In that spirit, here are five suggestions […]

Top 5 Restaurants in Beacon, NY to Eat at on Your Weekend Getaway – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander

Top 5 Restaurants in Beacon, NY to Eat at on Your Weekend Getaway

The weather is warming up and it’s a perfect time to plan your weekend getaway from the hustle and bustle of New York City. How about seeing some art at Dia Beacon, and then trying some new restaurants in the area? Top 5 Restaurants in Beacon, NY to Eat at on Your Weekend Getaway – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander The Hudson Valley area of New York offers some of the most amazing scenery in the entire country, and it’s also home to some of the best restaurants in the state as well! If you’re planning on visiting Beacon, […]

Relax and Unwind in the Modern Treetop Airbnb Retreat with a Large Hot Tub – Airbnb Experience by Alluvion Vacations – Airbnb Photography by Alluvion Media

Relax and Unwind in the Modern Treetop Airbnb Retreat with a Large Hot Tub

Welcome to our peaceful getaway villa set in the stunning Sterling Forest Park in the Hudson Valley, only an hour from New York City. Enjoy the tranquil outdoors from the oversized hot tub, a wrap-around balcony, and a spacious deck. Relax in a great room overlooking the forest and unique natural rock formations. Gather the family in a spacious dining room and prepare a meal in the well-equipped kitchen. Book the Treetop Retreat on Airbnb >> Relax and Unwind in the Modern Treetop Airbnb Retreat with a Large Hot Tub The space A modern get-away in the middle of the […]

Jessica Mojica – Making Deals in Hills – Spring 2022 Cover Story

Jessica Mojica – Making Deals in Heels – Spring 2022 Cover Story

Jessica Mojica, Principal Broker, Eleven Real Estate – Making Deals in Heels – Spring 2022 Cover Story – Interview and Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Makeup by @makeupbyzerina_ – Purchase the print version on Amazon >> Maxwell Alexander: Hi, Jessica! Congrats on your photoshoot! It was such an amazing experience and I felt all this creative energy during the entire process! You are a natural beauty and it shows in your photographs. So what’s your story? How did you end up in the Hudson Valley? Jessica Mojica: Thanks, Maxwell. Yes, it was a lot of fun! I Moved to the […]

Welcome to the Stunning Log Cabin with a Hot Tub, Mountain Views and just Minutes Away from Windham – Presented by Alluvion Vacations – Photography by ALLUVION MEDIA

Welcome to the Stunning Log Cabin with a Hot Tub, Mountain Views and just Minutes Away from Windham

Chalet LaRosa is a gorgeous new 2,450 sq ft cabin just minutes from Windham Mountain & the area’s best attractions! Set on the scenic Durham Scenic Byway, this 4BR, 3BA retreat includes a large work loft and a full game/bar area with spectacular views of the Catskills. With decor and materials sourced from dozens of local shops and antique collectors, LaRosa offers an authentic Catskills experience and a rare amenity package. Come experience the Chalet for yourself! Welcome to the Stunning Airbnb Log Cabin with a Hot Tub, Mountain Views and just Minutes Away from Windham – Presented by Alluvion […]

Hudson Valley Realtor and Vacation Rental Manager Xiomara Marrero Shares Top 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Airbnb Listing – Presented by ALLUVION Real Estate

Xiomara Marrero Shares Top 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Airbnb Listing

If you’re like most Airbnb hosts, you probably value your privacy and don’t enjoy the idea of handing over control of your home to guests. But you might not realize how much money this can cost you in lost income. To maximize the value of your Airbnb listing, here are five tips to maximize the value of your Airbnb listing while still enjoying your own space and privacy during your guest’s stay! Hudson Valley Realtor and Vacation Rental Manager Xiomara Marrero Shares Top 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Airbnb Listing – Presented by ALLUVION Real Estate 1) […]

The Best Weekend Getaway in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

The Best Weekend Getaway in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

The Hudson Valley and Catskills regions in New York offer an abundance of historical sites, outdoor adventures, and unique shopping experiences, all within easy reach of the city. If you’re looking to spend the weekend in this beautiful region, here are some of our top recommendations of things to do in the Hudson Valley & Catskills: Stay at historic Bed & Breakfast near Tannersville Have an Airbnb experience in Saugerties Stay at VRBO in Highland Falls Where to stay AirBnB or VRBO/HomeAway? : If you’re planning a weekend getaway, it’s hard to beat a stay at a nearby home. They […]

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters

Today I am enjoying some phenomenal coffee with Khadija Beye, the founder of the specialty coffee brand Café Touba, also known as the liquid magic! She has such an interesting story and I can’t wait to share it with you. Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios Dino: What exactly is Café Touba? I am assuming it’s not just regular coffee. Khadija: Café Touba is Senegal’s best-kept secret. “It’s not just coffee” for sure. The coffee tells […]

Three Lakes Trail, Fahnestock State Park – Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander

Three Lakes Trail, Fahnestock State Park – Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander

One of the more popular hikes in Hudson Valley, NY is the Three Lakes Trail at Fahnestock State Park. Touted as one of the most scenic trails around, it’s one of the best ways to spend a weekend warrior trip. Before you go through, there are some things you need to know about hiking in the Hudson Valley, so read on to get yourself prepared. Why do it? For your spring NYC escape and the first hike of 2022? Maybe a weekend warrior looking for inspiration to explore new trails in New York State? If you’re interested in hiking in […]

Hudson Valley Style Kitchen – Today's Host Lisa Ferrara Shares  Favorite Pasta Recipe – Presented by Superior Mortgage

Hudson Valley Style Kitchen – Today’s Host Lisa Ferrara Shares Her Favorite Pasta Recipe

New York’s Hudson Valley is just a short train ride from Manhattan, making it the perfect place to unwind. Whether you’re seeking out artisanal food and farm-to-table cuisine or visiting local vineyards, you’ll enjoy that laid-back upstate lifestyle that inspires many New Yorkers to move away from the city. Today, our guest host Lisa Ferrara of Superior Mortgage Co. shares her favorite (and very-very secret) pasta recipe that uses red wine as a part of the recipe, and a sneak peek into how to make the best out of the Hudson Valley Style living.  Hudson Valley Style Kitchen – Today’s […]

Interview with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab – Interview by Dino Alexander, CEO, ALLLUVION INC., Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

Interview with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab

Just last week I’ve had an opportunity to sit down with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab recently opened in Newburgh, NY. Her amazingly inspiring story is something we all need to see these days, so check it out below. Interview with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab – Interview by Dino Alexander, CEO and Principal Broker, Alluvion Real Estate, Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios Dino: How did you decide to take the path of a career in nursing? Randi: I always wanted to be a nurse, actually. However, I […]

Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review – Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander

Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck, NY – Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review

Mamaroneck, NY is lucky enough to have an amazing beach and some great dining options right there on Mamaroneck Avenue: from fine Italian cuisine to amazing seafood and everything in between. But one restaurant that really shines above the rest is Red Plum Asian Cuisine, which features the most delicious Hibachi steakhouse in all of Westchester County, and possibly even the entire state of New York! Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review – Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck – Exploring Hudson Valley with Travel Photographer Maxwell Alexander The Setting Only minutes away from the beach, you will find the premiere spot […]

5 Reasons You Need to Visit the Newburgh Waterfront

5 Reasons Why You Need to Visit the Newburgh Waterfront

Located just about an hour north of NYC, Newburgh Waterfront is known to be one of the hottest culinary destinations in the Hudson Valley and Upstate, NY. It’s one of my favorite places to visit, especially with my friends from the city, when they come up to the Hudson Valley to enjoy all that it has to offer. 5 Reasons Why You Need to Visit the Newburgh Waterfront – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander Here are five reasons you need to check out Newburgh Waterfront Restaurants for yourself! #1: Beautiful views from this hidden gem Just a few blocks […]

Wintertime Home Decorating Ideas with Xiomara Marrero

Home Staging Tips for a Modern Rustic Farmhouse Style – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Xiomara Marrero

Today I am going to be giving you some home staging tips that will help your farmhouse style or modern rustic home stand out from the rest. I’m also going to touch on how to use nature wall art and other aspects of the décor to help complement the type of home you are trying to stage. In order to help my readers, let’s take a look at an example of what we are talking about and see how it can be implemented into your own home with ease! Home Staging Tips for a Farmhouse Style – Hudson Valley Real […]