Are you addicted to your iPhone or iPad? Do you find yourself constantly checking your email, looking to see if you have a new text message, wondering whether anyone “Liked” your new picture on Facebook? Join the club. Everyone these days seems to be addicted to the technology they use. So why not put all that time to good use? There are a number of productive things you can do from your smartphone or tablet.
You probably already use a number of these functions. Maybe you read the paper on your phone, keep lists on your tablet, and even get work done on your devices. Well now you can add home organization to the list of things you can do on your phones etc. There are a number of great apps for home organization that will make your life simpler, and keep you tuned into your technology!
If you love to cook and make concoctions in the kitchen, then you need to download the Epicurious app immediately. Whether you are making dinner for two, ten, or twenty, this app has the recipe for you. It has more than thirty thousand recipes from gourmet magazines and world renowned chefs. You can browse by course, main ingredient, or other categories. You can also search for keywords. It’s a must have app for anyone who cooks!
Do you have trouble keeping track of all of the things you need to get done? Do you try to make mental lists but lose count of all your tasks? This kind of disorganization can make you inefficient with your time and your money. Step in, Todoist, a great app for keeping track of everything you need to do. It provides you with an overview of your week and even organizes your tasks into subcategories. The more important tasks are also highlighted so you know what to prioritize!
For families with kids and a household to run, a lot of chores go undone because they can’t convince the children to clean up. iRewardChart is the perfect app for these families. It motivates kids to help with the chores by rewarding them with custom chosen incentives like allowance money or television time. Parents can watch their children’s progress, too.
It doesn’t matter how much time you spend making your grocery list, you often still forget to write down and then buy something important like paper towels or toilet paper. The Grocery IQ app helps make sure that doesn’t happen. Just write down what you need as you need it and the app’s database will help you build the list quickly. You can conveniently include notes about size and quantity, too. Bonus: the app has a coupon book that updates constantly and keeps you in the know about discounts!
Remember the Milk
This app is a favorite for a lot of people because it keeps users organized with their day-to-day activities and schedule. You make your to do list and take it with you. The app automatically organizes your chores, deadlines and appointments, and prioritizes them to make your life easier. The app will even send you reminders by email, text message, or online instant messenger. It is a real must have app for busy people with a lot to do!
Do you love to read magazines but are you getting sick of the piles of them that you have stacked around the house? Zinio is the right app for you then. It stores and organizes your favorite magazines. Users can subscribe to their magazines through the app or they can buy them one at a time, just like at the magazine stand. The app’s interactive graphics and animated videos and drawings make it even better than using a standard e-reader like a Kindle.
If you don’t need the high tech, fancy shmancy organizer app like Remember the Milk, but still want an app to help you keep track of tasks, look no further than Any.Do. It is a simple and basic to do list app, but it allows you to synchronize your list throughout all of your devices. You just need to sign up for an account.
These are just a few of the best options on the market for home organization app. There is probably an app for any other home organization or storage need you have, just do a basic search for what you are looking for. You might be surprised by what shows up!
I am curious with the Epicurious. We love to new dishes at home especially during the weekend when everyone is around.