Apps for changing families


We’re really excited to bring you this new series showcasing apps for families. In this post, we’ve got four clever apps to help you deal with the changes that can happen in family life.

New baby

Baby Connect (Activity Logger)

Baby Connect is the most comprehensive baby tracking application. You can record not only feedings, nursing, naps, diapers, milestones, pumping, but also the baby’s mood, temperature, what kind of game he’s playing, his gps location, and attach pictures.

iTunes ($6.49) –

Android ($6.07) –

New Pet

Pet Phone

mzl.jhqciyyx.320x480-75mzl.nglqvmdd.320x480-75Pet Phone makes tracking your pets health needs easy and fun. If you’re like us you have piles of old pet bills with your pets history laid out in a complete mess. Now you can enter everything into Pet Phone and have all the information at your fingertips.

iTunes ($4.19) –


First day of school 

Elmer’s 1st Day 

mzl.ppedqyup.320x480-75mzl.sicucemt.320x480-75Celebrate your child’s 1st Day of school with Elmer’s FREE 1st Day™ app. Every school year is an adventure; so make that very first, exciting and anticipated moment last with photos worth sharing.

iTunes (free) –

Android (free) –

Moved house, new area



AroundMe quickly identifies your position and allows you to choose the nearest Bank, Bar, Gas Station, Hospital, Hotel, Movie Theatre, Restaurant, Supermarket, Theatre and Taxi.

iTunes (free)

Android (free) –

We’d love to hear what apps you use to help when you have changes in your family. Feel free to add your thoughts in the comments below.

Rochelle Gribble

Rochelle is mum to three gorgeous daughters. She wishes she had more time to garden and read the newspaper in peace!

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