Staying on top of every household chore you need to accomplish is a challenge especially when you’ve got tons of other things to do besides these chores. So, to help you in managing your household better – chores, schedules, finances, and all – here are mobile apps you should use:
If you’re looking for an app that can help you organize your family’s daily life while keeping all of your family members in the loop, Cozi is the productivity app you should go for. Besides being free of charge and easy to use, this app includes everything you need to manage your household better. It features a family calendar, recipe box, and shopping, to do lists, and checklists.
With Cozi, you can schedule and set reminders for school events, trips, doctor appointments, and more. You can even share your calendar and grocery lists with your family members. With Cozi’s help, you will never miss out again on family affairs and never forget your grocery lists. However, if you want an ad-free and premium Cozi experience, you need to purchase Cozi Gold.
To make shopping easier and to take your shopping lists with you wherever you go, download the OurGroceries app on your smartphone. This app features a shared shopping list for the whole household, creation of as many shopping lists as you wish, adding photos of items needed to be bought, organizing grocery items by category or by shopping aisle, compiling recipes, etc.
Another app that could be a great help with shopping comes in the form of Shopper. It can also be synced with your Apple Watch! It spells convenience, right? Besides helping you organize your shopping lists depending on store, type, or recipe, you can also use this app to compare the prices of your needed items across different stores. More so, you can add your coupons as well.
Organizer To-Do features a universal grocery, to-do, and calendar manager you can share with your family via iCloud. Its to-do list feature provides several repeating options, due and overdue folders, color-coded priorities, notes, home screen badges, alarms, and audible alerts. However, if you want a complete set of grocery list (budget management, list per store, etc.) and calendar features (synced calendars across devices, etc.), you need to upgrade to premium.
If you’re often forgetful of the list of cleaning tasks that needs to be accomplished in your home, purchase Tody for extra help. This app features a smart to-do list for helping you manage your house cleaning routines for a more optimized cleaning schedule. With Tody, you can add all of your daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual household tasks without the need to rely on tons of complicated to-do lists and systems. You won’t miss out on your chores again.
Pepperplate is a free app designed for managing recipes, creating menus, grocery shopping with ease, and cooking like a professional. So in case you need to host a party or a dinner in between your other household chores, download this app to increase your productivity in the kitchen. With Pepperplate, it will be easier to squeeze in cooking tasks in between your cleaning tasks.
Other features of this app include multiple cooking timers, social media sharing of recipes, meal planning, categorized and synchronized shopping lists on your iPad, iPhone, and iPad, creation of unlimited categories, and an offline backup of all your entire menu collection. You can also browse recipes on other cooking sites and add them to your Pepperplate recipe collection.
Besides managing your cooking and cleaning schedule, you also need to make your household finances a priority. With Pocketguard, a free financial management smartphone app, you can track and monitor all your personal finance accounts such as bank accounts, loans, investments, savings, and credit cards in one place, making it easier for you to make better financial decisions. More than that, this app can show you exactly where your money is being spent and more.
Take advantage of the continuous rise of technology. Manage your household the techy and more convenient way with the above productivity and household management apps. Have a more organized household with just a few taps on your smartphone!