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Buckhorn Grill: Steaks and More in Pleasanton

April 23, 2014 4:03 pm

Sandwiches, burgers, platters, salads, and barbecue is what you'll find at Buckhorn Grill. This Pleasanton, California restaurant is popular among local diners for its array of meats, each expertly prepared.

Buckhorn's juicy steakhouse burgers come in hearty portions, topped with stuff like applewood bacon, cheddar cheese, onions, and blue cheese. Vegetarians can feast on the portabella with potato salad and peppers. Tri-tip steaks marinated in a special rub please steak-lovers, and a variety of smaller plates like flatbreads, salads, and sandwiches round out the menu.

Just a short trip from The Kensington, Buckhorn Grill is open Mondays through Thursdays from 11 a.m. til 9 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. til 10 p.m., and Sundays from 11 a.m. til 8 p.m.

Buckhorn Grill
2245 Stoneridge Mall Road
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(925) 463-2825

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No Time to Keep a Journal? Try These 4 Apps

April 16, 2014 4:02 pm

Diaries seems to be becoming a thing of the past, but keeping track of what happens during your day-to-day can prove useful later on when trying to recall memories. Plenty of smartphone apps are now available to help you track your life while on the go. Use these great apps to keep a journal on your phone, and don't worry about anyone finding your dairy under your bed!

Track where you've been, what you did, and how you felt with this private journal app. Self-described as a "smart journal," users can add pictures, express feelings with emoticons, and add text. It's easy and quick to use.

We spend a good portion of our lives trying to figure out what makes us happy. InFlow lets you track your emotions during different times of the day. When the automatic reminder pops up, record your feelings. You can then see when you're happiest and commit more time to those activities.

Let your phone do the journaling for you. Chronos will record your everyday activities, like when you wake up, travel to work, go to the grocery store, and any other activities you participate in. Look back to see exactly what you did during the day and mark favorite activities.

This app collects all your social media activity in one place. Updates from Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, and Instagram are stored so you have a complete picture of what happened during your day. You can add thoughts directly to Everyday.me along with smiley faces to record your mood.

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Happy Spring!

April 14, 2014 3:16 pm

The sun is shining and the flowers are starting to bloom. Wishing everyone a lovely Spring!

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