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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!

STEP
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.

InFlow
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.

Chronos
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.

Everyday.me
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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Brave the Behemoth Slide at Mission Hills Park

April 2, 2014 4:02 pm

You'd be remiss to take a trip to Mission Hills Park and not enjoy its massive slide—whether you have kids along or not. It runs the length of a huge set of steps, spitting out sliders onto soft sand. About double the length of your typical playground slide, guests old and young alike both seem to adore it, either out of nostalgia or the awe it still inspires in little ones.

But even if you're not up for a ride down the slide, the Pleasanton park still probably holds something of interest to you. Perhaps it's the running and walking paths that wind throughout the park, or maybe the ample grassy expanses that make for the perfect picnic spot. Not to mention, the slide is just one component of two playgrounds where kids and run off their excess energy.

Mission Hills Park
​Junipero Street and Independence Street
Pleasanton, CA 94566
www.yelp.com/biz/mission-hills-park-pleasanton

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