The coronavirus has us on edge. But here in the Hudson Valley, we’re being proactive.
A natural beauty diyer needs their own beginner apothecary kit. Here’s how to make yours!
For January, my low waste quest is to start removing plastic bottles from my life. After learning what I have, I wish I did this sooner.
Once upon a time, we thought seeing the word “natural” on a bar of soap meant that it was just that. Now we know better. Even when we flip over … Continue Reading A Visit to SallyeAnder | Beacon, NY
Raw and honest, Caleb Stein’s photographs of Poughkeepsie, NY will grab you.
Hate shopping the mall? Check out ten Hudson Valley based holiday markets to visit instead.
uly was a whirlwind of work and desserts. True to my word on Instagram (follow me on @theupstateedit), I started an #icecreamseries. This has basically involved me driving around Hudson … Continue Reading Editor Notes: July Favorites
113 Liberty Street | Newburgh, NY Hours: Wed-Sat 10-6pm | Sun 10-4pm In the last ten years we’ve seen many Hudson Valley areas (Kingston, Beacon, Poughkeepsie) find new life … Continue Reading Field Trip: The Boutique Bringing Indie Brands to Newburgh, NY
This month I tried to do as many “summery” things that I could. I ran outside, attended some events but try as I did, August whooshed by before I completed … Continue Reading Editor Notes: August
Almost every Monday I reassess my diet, not only because I often food shop Sundays but because I want to set myself up for a strong productive week. I’ve found … Continue Reading Kale + Apple Smoothie: The Way to Detox After a Long Weekend
Once upon a time, a long time ago (2009-2010 to be exact) your girl was vegan. After almost 10 years of having some serious health problems, it felt like the … Continue Reading The Vegan Upstate + New Paltz
These DIY eco-friendly cleaning products are easy to make and make cleaning less of a chore.
This year, I couldn’t wait for the 21st to start celebrating summer. June came and I officially hit the Hudson Valley ground, running to various events because-duh, summer. In the … Continue Reading June Favorites
As we approach the end of June, I’m thinking of some of my favorite finds from this month. Along with Newburgh Illuminated, I hiked out to Gardiner, NY for the … Continue Reading Treat Yourself: Favorite June Items
Delicious cocktails and food at The Vault in Beacon, NY.
Newburgh Illuminated returned to the Hudson Valley last Saturday and did not disappoint. In its sixth year running, the festival brought out musicians, dancers, a variety of vendors and … Continue Reading Newburgh Illuminated| Newburgh, NY