Apps That Make Life Easier

In the 21st century cell phones play an important role in daily lives.  This is due to the fact they are also smartphones and tablets.  In essence, they are automated assistants that are available at a moment’s notice.  Apps are the reason these electronic gurus are so popular.  There are tons of app categories based on the needs and preferences of users. It does not matter if you have an iPhone, iPad or an Android device, there are apps … [Read more...]

Kiqplan Personalized Fitness / Training App Review

I received these personalized fitness apps shown in the image below from www.kiqplan.com to use in facilitating my review.  All opinions are mine alone. Kiqplan is a personalized fitness app that comes with a digital coach, motivating tips and noutritional info. that syncs up with many activity trackers, fitness apps and smartphones.  I don't go anywhere without my Fitbit band, so when Kiqplan approached me about their app that worked hand … [Read more...]

A Detailed Review for FamilyTime: Specs, Price and More…

Today, working moms are increasingly suffering from the anxiety and stress. The fear of ignoring the children and inability to share their problems is causing depression and sleep deprivation among the working mommies. But digital parenting apps are fast becoming an effective solution to this problem.  Read my review for FamilyTime app, as it might appeal to you in laying your stress to rest! FamilyTime- A handy monitoring app FamilyTime is a … [Read more...]

App Review: CagoMama

Are you a frequent traveler to new places that you are not familiar with?  If so, the free app CagoMama is perfect for you.  With this app, you are able to send your secure location via text message to certain contacts in your phone.  I tested this out myself with a friend, and it is very accurate.  She lives in a different state but she was able to find out where I was with a simple press of a button. When you download CagoMama (Click … [Read more...]

5 Educational Apps for Your Teenager

School's about out for summer for everyone.  That means teenagers will start turning to video games and other electronic devices to keep them entertained.  As a parent, you need to decide how you're going to combat with your teen on when to turn off the electronic gadgets and do something else. Here are five educational apps that you can introduce to your teenager and have them learn and keep those devices on during summer break: Vocabology … [Read more...]

Video Rewards App Review

If you are like me, you love to shop!  If you are like me, you also tend to spend too much.  How would you like to shop for FREE?  If you have an iPhone or iPad, you can download a free app called Video Rewards.  You earn points by watching movie trailers and app trailers!  It is highly-rated and easy to use. Once you download the app, you will need to create an account.  Just enter your first and last name, email address and a password for … [Read more...]

Ourpact App Review: Parental Control & Device Management

As a parent, my number one priority is to keep my child safe in every situation possible.  This includes out in public and within our own home.  A huge safety concern with children is always the internet and what they have access to, as well as the time frame they have access to it. Ourpact is a new app that has just been developed and it aids in keeping children safe when they are using their tablet/smartphone.  I am sure you have heard of … [Read more...]

Timehop – The Digital Time Capsule App

If you have been on Facebook lately, you have probably seen a few Timehop posts pop up on your newsfeed.  Timehop is an app that you can download for FREE for your smartphone.  Basically, Timehop will show you what you posted a year ago, 2 years ago, 3 years ago, etc. on that specific day. You will see links, status updates, photos, videos, etc.  This is a great way to bring back memories and also see the changes you have made over the … [Read more...]

3asy Money App Review: Thumbs UP!

3asy Money is a great app you can find in the financial category of the iTunes App Store.  It allows you to track your spending, track your income, and view/analyze your data.  3easy Money app also has a built-in tip calculator.   This app is extremely user-friendly and it literally took me under ten seconds to record my transactions.  It would probably take a minute out of my day to track my expenses.  So, not only is the 3easy Money app … [Read more...]

Mighty Smighties App Review

Are you looking for a safe and fun game for your child to play on an iPhone/iPad?  If so, look no further! Mighty Smighties is a new game app that was just released and it is fun for everyone!  It’s an interactive card game and you can play against the game itself, or other players around the world!  I made sure to download Mighty Smighties for my boys so they could play along with me while I reviewed this game.  We are a very competitive family, … [Read more...]

PhotoPad Facebook App – Try it!

These days there are a ton of apps to choose from, it’s hard not to drown in all the options.  It is hard to choose which are worth your time, and which aren’t.  There are a ton that are almost similar or don’t work- but there are hardly any that let you edit your pics and make stuff with them! The photopad app will forever change the way we share pictures on social media.  No wonder Facebook users, both personal as well as business users, have … [Read more...]

#Review DreamTagTell Journal App – Try it!

Do you have wild, crazy dreams?  Are your dreams fresh and real when you wake and then fade away soon?  Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night, either scared because someone is chasing after me, the house is being robbed, the kids are being hurt or something completely insane, or stupid is happening and I want to tell someone about it ASAP.  I know if I don't talk about my dream soon, that the details will slowly fade away if it was a … [Read more...]

Review: Kindle App For iPhones

The Kindle App for Smartphones is very user friendly!  I have an iPhone 5 and just installed this app on my phone this past weekend.  Once this app was installed, it asked me for my Amazon account information so it could download any books that I were currently saved inside my Amazon account.  Since this would be my first e-book experience, there were no books inside my Amazon account, so the Kindle App was useless until I bought an ebook to use … [Read more...]

App Review: Seawall Parking On Galveston Island

Last weekend we had a great time in Galveston, despite the drizzling rain.  You can read more about that on my other post, Galveston Island Texas.  Now for the parking issue, would this irritate you? At the end of our trip, we decided to park on the seawall and hit one last store.  Bobby wanted to bring home a souvenir and we hadn't found what he was looking for, but we saw one last store we'd like to check out before leaving for home.  It … [Read more...]

Love Walgreens? Get Their App

Do you know that Walgreen's now has an app that allows you to have pictures sent directly from your cell phone to their photo department for quick prints?  My son was Star Student of the week and as always, we were running behind.  We cut the project rather close and had one last night to get pictures that he needed for his student of the week poster.  We needed a baby picture, and several other pictures of him doing activities that he loved. … [Read more...]