Is your life in need of enrichment? Do you have personal goals to fulfill or habits to break? Maybe you’re just looking for ways to save time. Guess what?—There’s an app for that. In fact, there’s an app for almost anything these days. But with so many options available, it’s hard to know what to choose. And who has time to research this constantly evolving topic? Fortunately, we’ve done the work for you. Here are 12 apps that will absolutely change your life.
Do you find yourself frantically sorting through piles of sticky notes and scraps of paper to find that grocery list you made three days ago? Look no further. Wunderlist is an app for making lists. Organize your to-dos and set goals and reminders. Easily collaborate with other Wunderlist users to tag team a project or grocery haul. And when you’ve completed a task, check the adjacent box and enjoy the satisfying ding! of accomplishment. It’s simplywunderful.
Learn to manage your finances with Mint. Here you can see all of your accounts and credit cards in one place. This app allows you to make a personalized budget and categorize purchases on the go. This way you can easily track your spending and set aside savings all at the same time. You can also set up bill reminders so you don’t forget to pay them. It’s safe to use and highly protected. With Mint, you can easily achieve your financial goals.
Meal planning couldn’t be simpler. This app is perfect for busy people who want to eat healthy. Mealimeprovides meal plans that are customizable with quick and easy-to-make recipes. Each time you make a meal plan, a grocery list is created for the week so you don’t even have to think about it! Do you want to eat
healthier without the hassle? Do you want to stop wasting time, food, and money? Mealime is the perfect answer.
Do you want to track your daily activity and exercise? Moves records walking, running, cycling, and how many calories were burned with each activity. The app features automatic activity tracking, an easy to read timeline, and even the places you’ve been. This simple motivator might be all you need to start a healthier lifestyle and weight loss journey.
Do you love to read, but think you don’t have the time? Is your list of books to read just getting longer and longer? If so, then this app is for you. Bookling is a great way to keep track of the books you’ve read, and of those you haven’t gotten to yet. You can set alarms to remind yourself to read. This is a great way to avoid the black hole of mindless internet browsing when you have a moment of free time. With Bookling, you can set goals, track your progress, and monitor your reading speed. It’s a great way to stay accountable when it comes to reading ambitions.
Speaking of reading…did you know there was an app that could make you read faster? Spritz technology allows readers to double or even triple their reading speed. The app displays words one at a time, in the same spot, and at the speed of your choosing. This is much quicker than reading from left to right. Many people who had trouble reading in the past were able to improve their reading using the app. It takes some getting used to, but once you get the hang of it, Spritz will be come your new best reading friend.
This special app is for all you foodies out there. Do you love to eat out, but find yourself unable to decide what to order? Problem solved. Dysh is a food community of “Taste Buds” who share pictures and reviews of restaurants and their food. Find the highest rated dishes at the restaurant you want to try, and you will no longer be an indecisive diner. This is also a great way to keep track of your own food adventures and an opportunity to make new ones.
If you’re an adventurer with a love for air travel, this app is for you. Hopper not only lets you book flights from your mobile device, it tells you when to book. Simply look for a trip by typing in travel dates, and you’ll receive predictions for when the flight will be the cheapest. The app will tell you to book or wait, and will alert you when the price has dropped. With a 95% accuracy rate, Hopper is an excellent and reliable addition to your travel plans.
This app’s name reveals its most praiseworthy feature: accurate weather. Weather is something that affects our daily lives. Where you choose to live, what you wear, and daily plans all depend on weather. The app features current weather observations, weather forecasts, satellite imagery, and more. It’s easy to use, very reliable, and covers almost anywhere in the world. Let AccuWeather help you plan your life.
10. Habit Streaks.
Everyone has habits that they’re either trying to make or break. Whether you want to quit smoking or begin flossing, this app will help you get to your goal. Simply track your habits and mark each accomplishment. As you complete your tasks, your streak is extended and you’re allowed to unlock new themes. The longer your streak, the more unlocks you’ll receive. If you don’t complete your tasks, your streak will return to zero. Habit Streaks is a great customizable app that will keep you motivated as you accomplish your goals.
11. Daily Art.
Imagine waking up to a beautiful masterpiece every day. Daily Art is like a mini gallery on your phone. Each day a new classic painting is displayed with the story behind the art. This app can relieve stress, increase knowledge, and provide inspiration. If you see something you really like, posts can easily be shared with friends or family. Get Daily Art to improve and embellish your daily routine. In the words of Pablo Picasso, “The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.”
12. Five Minute Journal.
The Five Minute Journal uses the principles of positive psychology to provide a happier daily experience. The app prompts the reader to write about topics such as things to be thankful for, lessons learned that day, or current feelings. It provides inspirational quotes and proposes challenges or goals. You can set an alarm to remind you to journal, and you can upload pictures of beautiful moments throughout the day. Setting aside five minutes a day to reflect is beneficial for the mind, body, and soul. With the Five Minute Journal, it couldn’t be easier.