November 11, 2010
We are all recovering from the wild Halloween / World Series / Election week, only to find that Turkey Day is right around the corner! Thanksgiving can be a great time to connect with family and relax, but it also has it’s challenges. Check out the Top 5 Apps for surviving the cooking…and the company.
TripDeck – FREE (iPhone)
You might be flying out of town for the holiday, or you might be picking up a few people at the airport….either way you’ll need this app as your travel companion. TripDeck allows you to keep track of your travel, hotel accommodations and even your itinerary of activities.
Thanksgiving Planner-$.99 (Android)
Thanksgiving planner comes with a prepopulated to-do list of Thanksgiving weekend errands, like shopping, tableware and phone calls. So helpful to have someone else think of all the details!
Mise En Place Lite- FREE (iPhone)
A fancy term for keeping things simple and ‘in their place’ in the kitchen. Too many cooks and too many dishes at once can get confusing- this app will track your activities for each menu item and get them to the table on time.
Turkey Blast: Reloaded- FREE (iPhone)
Turkey blast is an action packed, customizable arcade shooting game with turkeys as the target. Maybe you slaved over the turkey, maybe you only enjoyed it…either way, you can roast that bird in whole new way!
PhotoStitch Lite – FREE (Android)
This Android photo app can be great fun at Thanksgiving. Family and friends are all in one room, but they just can’t squish any closer together to get a group photo – PhotoStitch can put everyone in one shot.