Fitness for Busy Professionals – New Book by Certified Elite Fitness Trainer and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

Fitness for Busy Professionals – New Book by Certified Elite Fitness Trainer and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

Fitness for Busy Professionals – New Book by Certified Elite Fitness Trainer and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander How do you fit exercise into your busy schedule? That’s as absurd as saying there are eight days in a week! You’ve never exercised before or engaged in a sport before; secondly, you’ve never been into the fitness world and have little time for such pursuits; and thirdly, you’re too busy to even think about exercising. In other words, it’s just not your thing. You have heard your friends raving about the latest fitness craze, but you’ve seen it too often: some are on […]

How to Design a Modern Farmhouse – Interior Design Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander – Photography and Featured Farmhouse Interior Design Project by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

How to Design a Modern Farmhouse – Interior Design Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander

It’s been around for a while, and a hit GHTV show made it even more popular. But it doesn’t seem like it will go away anytime soon, and we couldn’t be happier! We’ve got all the stuff you need if you’re planning a remodel! Let’s get started with our inexpensive interior design tips, then read on for our farmhouse interior design tips with a modern twist! How to Design a Modern Farmhouse – Interior Design Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander – Photography and Featured Farmhouse Interior Design Project by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York Every farmhouse-style home has a different […]

The Best Natural Bodybuilding Workout – with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

The Best Natural Bodybuilding Workout – with Coach Maxwell Alexander

Ideally, a bodybuilding workout provides an adequate amount of resistance to all muscle groups and all areas of the body. It should contain a variety of exercises including weight training and cardiovascular exercise. When it comes to bodybuilding workouts, there is no single magic formula for everyone. The Best Natural Bodybuilding Workout – with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York A good bodybuilding workout should take into account the current state of your health. Recovery, injury susceptibility, and physical limitations can be affected by your health. When you are starting a bodybuilding […]

Bedroom Design Trends: 3 Tips to Cozy Up Your Space

Bedroom Design Trends: 3 Tips to Cozy Up Your Space

(BPT) – You put a lot of care into curating your bedroom, but these days, it may look more like a gym or an office than your sleep sanctuary. In fact, Stanford News points to several nationwide surveys, which found that more than half of Americans now working from home are doing so from their bedrooms. To help reclaim your bedroom as a place designed for sleep, Joy Cho and Corey Damen Jenkins, interior design experts who work with Stearns & Foster — a luxury mattress company known for handcrafted style and comfort — have identified the following design tips […]

Reimagining Farmhouse Living in the Hudson Valley with a Modern Luxury Twist – Interview with Liz and Matt Elkin by Dino Alexander – Real Estate and Lifestyle Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Reimagining Farmhouse Living in the Hudson Valley with a Modern Luxury Twist

Today I am hanging out with Liz and Matt at their newest and absolutely spectacular farmhouse reno project in New Paltz, NY, right here in the center of Hudson Vally. Reimagining Farmhouse Living in the Hudson Valley with a Modern Luxury Twist – Interview with Liz and Matt Elkin by Dino Alexander – Real Estate and Lifestyle Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York This contemporary twist of a classic farmhouse design is actually a combo of a renovation and a brand new construction but I will let them give the details and introduce the project. Liz: Hi! […]

Kitchen Design Tips: Add a Dash of Spice and Style to Your Kitchen

Kitchen Design Tips: Add a Dash of Spice and Style to Your Kitchen

(BPT) – In today’s homes, kitchens serve a multitude of purposes beyond being a space to whip up a meal. They’re the heart of your home; the command center; the family gathering spot. So it’s no wonder why kitchens are where homeowners invest their renovation budget and why homebuyers pay a premium for an updated look. And savvy design professionals agree, spicing up your kitchen with stylish, timeless and natural materials — like cypress — is a recipe for success. Laying it out Planning a new or remodeled kitchen can be an exciting, yet overwhelming time. Designer Erika Powell from […]

The Secrets of Natural Bodybuilding – Bodybuilding 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Natural Bodybuilding 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander

In the sport of bodybuilding, there are many supplements that can increase muscle mass quickly, but most of them are man-made, like steroids. Bodybuilding that is done without artificial substances is called natural bodybuilding. It does not mean you should not use body-building supplements since many of them are natural. This means staying away from artificial steroids when it comes to building muscle mass. The Secrets of Natural Bodybuilding – Bodybuilding 101 with Coach Maxwell Alexander – Fitness Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York During competitions, the bodybuilding industry has been very firm in its stance on the use […]

Easy Weight Loss Basics for Men and Women – New Book by Coach Maxwell Alexander

Easy Weight Loss Basics for Men and Women – New Book by Coach Maxwell Alexander

When you say to yourself, “I can’t lose weight”, you are not only prophesying the future, but you are programming your body to do just that. But what if you say “Yes, I can lose weight!” – this statement has the opposite effect and you are getting on the right path to your weight loss success. Dieting and exercising go hand in hand with the emotional aspect of losing weight. Weight loss is a process that takes time and dedication, plus a few easy concepts about nutrition and exercise that are revealed in my new book on weight loss for […]

Catskills Home for Sale in Phoenicia, NY – 1051 Veterans Way, Phoenicia, NY 12464 – Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Realtors in Hudson Valley

Summer Getaway in Catskill Mountains – Farmhouse for Sale in Phoenicia, NY

Welcome to a quaint property in Phoenicia, NY! Discover this covered-porch rambler home in one of the most sought-after areas of the Hudson Valley; take in beautiful Catskill mountain views as you turn into the driveway. Catskills Home for Sale in Phoenicia, NY – 1051 Veterans Way, Phoenicia, NY 12464 / List Price: $295,000 / Call or Text Listing Agent Naomi Harris at 845-705-0129 / Listing provided by: Alexander Maxwell Realty – 845-518-2750 Carefully maintained and features hardwood floors throughout (carpet is not wall to wall, nor anchored down). Open flow from the living room to the dining room and […]

How to Take Great Portrait Photos – Pro Photography Tips with Maxwell Alexander

How to Take Great Portrait Photos – Pro Photography Tips with Maxwell Alexander

The mobile phone has evolved into a very popular technological gadget that can be used anywhere. A simple click on your camera will allow you to capture moments, unlike when you have to bring along your professional or digital camera, which can really be an inconvenience. In browsing the various social networking sites, you will find millions and millions of photos taken with a mobile phone camera and yet producing very distinct and appealing portraits of people. There has been a tremendous evolution in portrait photography. How to Take Great Portrait Photos – Pro Portrait Photography Tips with Maxwell Alexander […]

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley, New York

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley, New York It’s been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. In real estate, pictures can make a huge difference in how quickly your home sells. Thanks to technological advancements, buyers can get an intimate view of the home they are interested in without ever having to step out of their couches. It is more important than ever before that buyers do their research. Using filters such as location, price, school districts, square footage, etc., they search through sites. The moment they narrow their search […]

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – The Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – The Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley If you are selling your home on your own, or if you are a realtor who has been in real estate for a long time you already know that having professional real estate photographs for your listings is what will give you a competitive advantage on today’s saturated market. Just a few years ago, it was a luxury and I’ve seen hundreds of listing on MLS with blurry, musky, and unappealing […]

How to Choose The Best Hiking Trail in the Hudson Valley

How to Choose The Best Hiking Trail in the Hudson Valley

Is hiking on your list of things to do? No matter if you want to spend one day hiking in the Hudson Valley, or five days, you will need to find a hiking park to visit and a hiking trail to hike. While you can choose to go on any Hudson Valley hiking trail you want, you may want to take the time to find the best one. People who examine a variety of hiking trails and choose their favorites are more likely to have a great time. My all-time favorite hiking trail in the Hudson Valley is on Mt. […]

How I overcame the stigma, fear, and judgment around Botox, or better know around men as Brotox, and other facial injectables – Men's Beauty with Dino Alexander

How I overcame the Stigma, Fear, and Judgment around Botox – Men’s Beauty with Dino Alexander

I would like to take you on my journey of finding the best Medical Spa in the Hudson Valley. Some call them Med Spa or Medi Spa, but whichever you twist it – these are the amazing places where age-defying magic happens with the help of state-of-the-art medical-grade beauty tech that used to be reserved for Hollywood celebrities only… How I overcame the stigma, fear, and judgment around Botox, or better know around men as Brotox, and other facial injectables – Men’s Beauty with Dino Alexander The biggest challenge to overcome along the way was the fear of receiving a […]

Commercial Real Estate Photography Project in Fishkill, NY – Twilight Photography – Aerial Drone Photography – HDR Photography – Duncan Avenue Studios, New York – Hudson Valley

Commercial Real Estate Photography Project in Fishkill, NY – Photo Gallery by Duncan Avenue Studios

Commercial Real Estate Photography Project in Fishkill, NY – Twilight Photography – Aerial Drone Photography – HDR Photography – Duncan Avenue Studios, New York – Hudson Valley If you are selling your home on your own, or if you are a realtor who has been in real estate for a long time you already know that having professional real estate photographs for your listings is what will give you a competitive advantage on today’s saturated market. Just a few years ago, it was a luxury and I’ve seen hundreds of listing on MLS with blurry, musky, and unappealing phone photos. […]

Beautiful and Cozy Hudson Valley Home for Sale just a Block away from the Hudson River and Chelsea, NY Yacht Club – Real Estate Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

Beautiful and Cozy Summer Escape – Hudson Valley Home for Sale by Owner in Chelsea, NY

Fantastic Find! Don’t miss out on this charming property with 2 buildings in the desirable, quiet hamlet of Chelsea in Wappingers Falls, New York. One block from the Hudson River, Chelsea Yacht Club, and Marina. Property is near tons of shopping, restaurants, local waterfronts, major highways, and the historical downtown district of Beacon. Beautiful and Cozy Hudson Valley Home for Sale just a Block away from the Hudson River and Chelsea, NY Yacht Club – For Sale by Owner – List price: $525,000 – 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms – 28 Liberty St, Chelsea, NY 12512 – Listing information provided by the […]

Get Ready To Hit The Town With This Beauty Advice – Presented by Hebe Med Spa – The Best Spa in the Hudson Valley, NY – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Get Ready To Hit The Town With These Beauty Tips from Hebe Med Spa

Almost every woman – and more than one man – has a well-established personal beauty regimen. There is so much helpful advice available in the field that the odds are excellent that a few quick tips can significantly improve the effectiveness of a beauty routine. Get Ready To Hit The Town With This Beauty Advice – Presented by Hebe Med Spa – The Best Spa in the Hudson Valley, NY Here are some tips: Use coffee ground to smooth your hands. Don’t throw out old coffee grounds. Save them in a bag in your fridge. Twice a week, before moisturizing […]

Beautifully Renovated Hudson Valley Farmhouse for Sale in Fishkill, NY / Hudson Valley Home for Sale: 40 Red Schoolhouse Rd, Fishkill, NY 12524 / List price: $729,900 / Listing Provided by: Homelister Inc Cf / Gregory Balderacchi / Real Estate Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

Beautifully Renovated Hudson Valley Farmhouse for Sale in Fishkill, NY

Welcome to the authentic and meticulously renovated farmhouse in Fishkill, NY, just 10 minutes away from the Beacon-Newburgh bridge and major transport connections. 5 Acres right on the Fishkill / Beacon border – it is close to both Main streets and shops area with 5 Acres of privacy! Huge back yard which just continues into the woods. Beacon School District – Glenham Elementary. Learn more about this listing at almaxrealty.com >> Beautifully Renovated Hudson Valley Farmhouse for Sale in Fishkill, NY / Hudson Valley Home for Sale: 40 Red Schoolhouse Rd, Fishkill, NY 12524 / List price: $729,900 / Listing […]

The best coffee-flavored vodka created in Hudson Valley, NY - Exploring Hudson Valley with Dino Alexander (CEO and Principal Broker at AlmaxRealty) – Lifestyle/Brand Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

The best coffee-flavored vodka created in Hudson Valley, NY – Exploring Hudson Valley with Dino Alexander

We had recently attended an amazing event where I had the pleasure of meeting Dakota Rudolf, the owner, and roastmaster of Valkyrie Coffee Roasters in Cheater, New York. The event was the launch of the incredible collaboration between Valkyrie Coffee Roasters and Orange County Distillery, which created the Valkyrie coffee-flavored vodka. Very impressed by the amazing taste and intrigued by the process, I wanted to learn more so I chatted with Dakota about the inspiration behind the brand and some interesting facts about coffee sourcing and roasting. The best coffee-flavored vodka created in Hudson Valley, NY – Exploring Hudson Valley […]

Home workouts for that perfect body – New fitness motivation book by Maxwell Alexander

Home workouts for that perfect body – New fitness motivation book by Maxwell Alexander

Possibly, you or someone you know has tried various home workout efforts without having much luck. You might have seen little or no results, or you might have tried fitness classes, but were unable to keep up with the stress, pressure, and challenges. You will only encounter these problems and become overwhelmed if you don’t have all the facts about exercise and don’t know that getting that perfect body could be stress and expense-free if you choose a home workout plan that is right for you! Your problem might be that you have been approaching your fitness journey incorrectly and […]