Life as a parent can be hard. There have been a plethora of phone apps created to cater toward parenting needs! Whether your child is still a baby, toddler or already in school, there is an application to make raising them easier! From apps that help with health-related questions, to keeping your life organized to allowing your child to play and learn, there’s something for everyone!
“My Baby Today” is a fantastic app from BabyCenter! It helps you to organize your life as a parent. The program features calendars and checklists to help you stay on schedule. You can set reminders for eating, diaper changing or bed time! The app also has a photo album to keep all the memories in! It’s also a great place to seek advice, given the BabyCenter is a parenting resource that is used worldwide! If you have any question regarding your child’s actions, health or development, feel free to ask the app. It will help you to learn more about what is normal for your baby and when to seek further help.
If you’re looking for more specific health aid for your child, “WebMD Baby” is the most trustable place to seek advice! The application has categories like ‘Baby & Toddler Care, “Illnesses & Emergencies,” “Just for Moms,” and “Just for Dads.” There is also a place to seek “Parenting Tips” from trusted doctors! It’s a perfect place for quick access to physician-approved child health advice. There are videos, phone numbers alerts and articles all catered toward keeping your child healthy!
A huge challenge of having a child is putting them to bed! Whether you try reading to them, comforting them with stuffed animals or singing, it can be difficult. Try the application “Relax Melodies: Sleep zen sounds & white noise.” It’s one of the most popular sleep aid apps for any age, but is particularly useful for babies! You can select certain sounds and melodies that ease your child and create a bedtime mix. Simply play when you’re putting them to rest and let the mix help begin relaxation! The app possess over 50 incredible ambient sounds, allowing you to combine up to 10 sounds all together!
Even babies like using the phone! There are certain apps like “Fisher-Price Giggle Gang” that are developed specifically for your child! It’s full of fun games to encourage development, connecting your child with sound and animation. The application can be used for children ages 6 months and up! Your baby can sing along with the giggle gang, record their own voice and interact with the gang through touch!
A big part of raising your baby is education! Use the application “Baby Flash Cards” to encourage a vocabulary from a young age! Categories include food items, colors, outdoor and indoor terms, body parts and even musical instruments! The application has been both kid and parent tested and found successful on both ends! It’s a great memory building process as well as way for parents and children to interact during “question mode.” You can start helping your child learn even before school!
Jayce Rafferty is a professional blogger that enjoys discussing baby topics. She writes for Kidznstyle.com, a baby shower and gifts retailer.