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Peanuts Deluxe Cafe: Great Meals on the Cheap

September 21, 2016 4:01 pm

Peanuts Deluxe Cafe features a menu of classic American dishes perfect for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. With a reasonably priced menu, this restaurant is perfect for cash-strapped college students looking for a filling meal on the fly. Breakfast items include tasty omelets filled with eggs and veggies, buttery pancakes, and spicy hot links with hash browns. Lunch and dinner plates include everything from sandwiches to soups and salads. The Classic Steak Sandwich features finely cut meat with cheese and mushrooms, while the Heaping Turkey Sandwich boasts freshly sliced turkey. Peanuts also offers a great beer selection, perfect for a beer and a bite after work.

Peanuts Deluxe Cafe
275 E San Fernando Street
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 998-9778


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How to Decorate Your Apartment Using Wallpaper

September 14, 2016 4:02 pm

Have you ever considered using wallpaper to decorate your home at Pavona Apartments? Wallpaper scraps and temporary wallpaper can be used for DIY projects in pretty much every room in your apartment. Follow these unique tips to add some style and color to your space!

  • Add some brightness to your lamp shade by sizing a piece of wallpaper around the lamp and using hot glue or tape to place it on the shade.
  • Spruce up your dresser, bedside table, bookcase, or any other old piece of furniture by using modern wallpaper to accent its drawers or shelves.
  • Using removable, damage-free wallpaper, cover the wall behind your bed. Voila! Instant focal point that demands attention.
  • Create a focal piece of artwork for your apartment by framing a large piece of wallpaper to hang on your wall.
  • Make coasters to place on your tables out of small scraps of leftover wallpaper.
  • Use wallpaper to line the bottom of any serving tray and polish it for a creative way to showcase your food.
  • Line the drawers in your bathroom with wallpaper to add a splash of color that is quick and easy to clean.
  • Get creative in your kitchen by dressing up your refrigerator with a retro style temporary wallpaper.

7 Wallpaper Craft Projects (That Don’t Involve Walls) [Reader’s Digest]
10 Uses for Wallpaper Scraps [This Old House]
9 Unexpected Ways to Decorate With Wallpaper [Good Housekeeping]

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Vung Tau: Vietnamese Cuisine that Will Please

September 7, 2016 4:03 pm

Known for its authentic flavors and homemade sauces, Vung Tau in San Jose first gained popularity from a loyal following of Vietnamese customers. Now, locals and visitors from across San Jose flock to the restaurant to treat their taste buds to traditional Vietnamese cuisine. From braised pork belly and deep fried fish to shaking beef and Morning Glory, the restaurant offers a variety of authentic dishes that will please any palate.

The atmosphere of Vung Tau is chic, classy, and clean, and tables are covered with crisp white linen tablecloths. There is a spacious dining room and round, family-style tables to help capture the element of home. The décor is neither modern nor flashy, and a light brown tone is visible throughout the restaurant. Vung Tau truly captures the exotic mix of a healthy Asian style of cooking that blends Thai, French, and Chinese influences into a unique menu.

Vung Tau
535 East Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 288-9055

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