With the back-to-school season being in full bloom, moms have more things to do than there are hours in the day. Juggling school, career, homework, playdates, and extracurriculars, the list goes on. So how can the modern parent deal with all the never-ending tasks? Well, a smartphone is a great place to start. A little help from an app can take you a long way when it comes to managing the day-to-day life of a busy household.
Take a minute to learn about the three best planning apps every mom needs and how you can use these family planning apps to make your life as a parent a little bit more manageable.
Who said planning apps were only created for busy corporate workers and CEOs? Specially designed with busy parents in mind, Cozi is a must-have app, which turns your smartphone into the ultimate family organizing tool.
With Cozi, you can coordinate multiple calendars and to-do lists, sports schedules, doctor appointments, keep track of your groceries, create meal plans and even store your memories all in one place. Keeping the whole family on the same page is easy with the app because you can add up to ten family members (including your pet) into the account. Cozi will also assign each family member a color, so everyone can quickly navigate through their own schedule.
As much as we all love good old whiteboard calendars on the wall, having access to a planner on the go and seeing all of the updates in real-time is rather convenient.
Cozi is definitely a great tool to manage all of the goings-on in your busy households, give it a try!
Budgeting can be hard, especially with the kids in the picture. Thankfully, a good app can help you keep finances in check in just a few clicks.
One of the best-known budgeting apps that moms all over the world are raving about is Mint. Mint was designed to give you both a close look at your current money situation and to oversee a well-rounded picture of your financial future. With Mint, you can have all of your bank accounts, credit cards, mortgages and bills neatly organized, all in one place. So you can rest assured that each and every cent in your household will be kept track of.
Budgeting with Mint is also an effortless process. You simply link the app to your banking accounts and the system will use your information to create a personalized budget. If you overspend on a particular budgeted item, be sure that MInt will not fail to notify you about that.
Another feature that busy moms appreciate is the payments schedule. With Mint, you can manage and pay all of your bills in the same place.
Millions of moms all over the world use Mint to improve the financial health of their families. Whether you are a stay-at-home mom, your or you have an office job, you can definitely use a little help from technology. Let these handy apps make your hectic life a little easier. Give it a try if you want to take some of the guesswork out of your personal finances.
Want to be efficient and productive with your time? As a mom, why wouldn’t you be? With 2Do, you can create and manage your tasks with lists, edit your tasks as you need to and if you need to just brain dump everything at once, there’s a place to do that too.
If you want to integrate your tasks into your emails for better time management, 2Do can do that, allowing you to email yourself tasks wherever you are. 2Do will also sync to the cloud so your reminders won’t ever get lost.
If you’re interested in being as efficient as possible with your tasks, go check out 2Do.
What are your favorite family planning apps that you use on a day-to-day basis? Have you tried the three we’ve listed here? Were any of them useful to you? Let us know what you think about the family planning apps and follow CanScribe on Facebook for more information, news, and tips!