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  • A Greener Hudson Valley with Bokashi

    | 05/25/2012 | 0 Comments

    Whether you live in an apartment, house or farm, you can do your part to contribute to a greener Hudson Valley with bokashi. What is Bokashi? Bokashi, which is Japanese for fermented organic matter, is a way to ferment household organic matter (food scraps) for quick decomposition. Once the food is fermented and introduced to […]

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  • VHV Goes to the Golden Buddha Restaurant

    | 02/05/2012 | 0 Comments

    Needing a culinary change of pace, we decided to visit the Golden Buddha Thai Restaurant in Fishkill. Well, no, that’s not what really happened. Our mission was to dine at Tanjore’s Indian restaurant but we arrived there between the hours of 3 and 5pm and the restaurant was closed. Not wanting to wait around until […]

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  • Halloween in the Hudson Valley

    | 10/05/2011 | 0 Comments

    As the weather starts to cool and the fall foliage is in full effect, here in the Hudson Valley we know that Halloween is just around the corner. Because of the rich history here in the Valley, there are plenty of historic mansions and old estates that sport stories of being haunted. There is a […]

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  • Another Facelift

    | 10/01/2011 | 0 Comments

    Visit Hudson Valley.com is undergoing another facelift. It’s had several of them over the many years it’s been online. VHV has had more facelifts than some Hollywood movie stars (who shall remain nameless). VHV first came online in 1996 and then went off line in 2003. In 2006 it came back again and has been […]

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  • Fishkill AllSport: A Hudson Valley Stay-cation Spot

    | 05/09/2011 | 0 Comments

    Summer is approaching and the kids will soon be out of school. With rising gas prices and economic insecurity, vacations have given way stay-cations. In other words, we are all looking for less expensive ways to enjoy ourselves over the summer. Stay-cations are great on the budget but can be tough on a bored teen. […]

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Reviews

VHV Visits Joe Willy’s Seafood House

After seeing Joe Willy’s  restaurant on an episode of Restaurant Impossible with Robert Irvine, we decided to pay it a visit. Not having been to the restaurant before, we cannot do a before and after comparison. Being a seafood house, I guess one would expect the restaurant to smell like fish, and it did. We […]

| 07/13/2013 | 0 Comments

VHV Visits Farm to Table Bistro

What a find here in the Hudson Valley! Farm to Table Bistro is a restaurant that prepares food purchased from local Hudson Valley farms including Fishkill Farm, Meadowbrook Farm, Sprout Creek Farm and more. If you drive too quickly down Route 9 in Fishkill you might miss it. It’s located in the plaza with Chico’s […]

| 08/12/2012 | 0 Comments

VHV Goes to the Golden Buddha Restaurant

Needing a culinary change of pace, we decided to visit the Golden Buddha Thai Restaurant in Fishkill. Well, no, that’s not what really happened. Our mission was to dine at Tanjore’s Indian restaurant but we arrived there between the hours of 3 and 5pm and the restaurant was closed. Not wanting to wait around until […]

| 02/05/2012 | 0 Comments

Halloween in the Hudson Valley

As the weather starts to cool and the fall foliage is in full effect, here in the Hudson Valley we know that Halloween is just around the corner. Because of the rich history here in the Valley, there are plenty of historic mansions and old estates that sport stories of being haunted. There is a […]

| 10/05/2011 | 0 Comments

Fishkill AllSport: A Hudson Valley Stay-cation Spot

Summer is approaching and the kids will soon be out of school. With rising gas prices and economic insecurity, vacations have given way stay-cations. In other words, we are all looking for less expensive ways to enjoy ourselves over the summer. Stay-cations are great on the budget but can be tough on a bored teen. […]

| 05/09/2011 | 0 Comments

Double O’s Asparagus, Tomato Stack

I did a review on Double O’s before so this is not a review of the restaurant. This is, however, a review of dish on their appetizer menu. This dish is called the Asparagus Tomato Stack. What is the Stack Made Of? Just like it sounds, it’s a stack of small asparagus, tomato, mozzarella cheese, […]

| 04/23/2011 | 0 Comments