- Mom Maps Need to find indoor fun on a rainy day? Looking for a great play date place? This app provides a list of nearby locations that are kid-friendly, such as parks, playgrounds, restaurants, museums, and even indoor play areas. This app is especially helpful when you’re traveling.
- Cozi Family Organizer This is a great app that helps you manage your life and keeps your whole family in the loop. It’s an online organizer and a mobile app. You get a calendar, shopping list, to do list and even a family journal. You can access it from your mobile device or from and computer. No matter where or how you and your family access Cozi, you’ll always be looking at the same information.
- Allrecipes.com Dinner spinner Trying to decide what’s for dinner? This free app lets you choose recipes based on main ingredients, what you have on hand, and how much time you have to make it. You can even let it randomly select a recipe and meal plan for you.
- Red Laser Barcode Scanner Are you a smart shopper? This app takes comparison shopping to a whole other level! Wave your iPhone in front of any item’s bar code. The app scans websites and nearby stores to tell you if it’s available for less somewhere else.
PBS Kids Video In a pinch and need to entertain your kids for a few minutes? PBS has put together a bunch of clips and a few full-length shows for you to have on the go. More than 1,000 videos from over a dozen top PBS series, including Curious George, The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That, Dinosaur Train, SUPER WHY!, Sesame Street and Wild Kratts.
- Fooducate Have you ever found yourself standing in the store staring at a whole wall of yogurt, wondering which one is actually the most nutritious? Using the Fooducate app, you scan a food’s barcode, the app grades it, explains what’s really inside and will even offer a healthier alternative. Give it a try on the food you have at home – you might be surprised.
- White Noise Lite Even if you have a noise maker at home, this is a great app to travel with. It provides ambient sounds of the environment to help you and your kids relax or sleep. It offers a variety of nature and man made sounds like rain, beach waves, and an oscillating fan. You can even change the balance and pitch of the sounds. You can also set the sounds to fade in and out at preset times.
- WebMD For trusted health information on the go this is a good app. You can check your symptoms, access drug & treatment information, get first aid essentials, and even check local health listings on the go.
- WebMD Baby This app has quick access to physician-approved baby health and wellness information. It’s personalized for a baby’s specific age and can help parents stay informed about their baby’s growth and development. It keeps everything organized for you. You can keep track of important information, notes and concerns you might want to share at your next Dr.’s appointment.
And coming very soon to the app store are two more Free Iphone Apps that you will also want on your list.
- Gazillion Baby Names Hands down, The Best Baby Names app available! All names include meaning, origin and popularity. The top twins names are also included. ‘Just Shake It’ and this cute little caterpillar will offer you up a random name.
- Gazillion Toddler Games If you’re ever caught waiting at a restaurant or a Doctors office, or even in line at the grocery store with your toddler you’ll want this app! A ‘Gazillion’ toddler appropriate games, songs and activities right at your fingertips. All you have to do is ‘Just Shake It’ to see a fun suggestion