7 Great Apps For New Parents

It’s the 21st century and let’s face it – most of us cannot survive without smartphones. As a new mommy (or daddy), you can actually use your smartphone to assist you with your parental responsibilities while you juggle between home, work, and other commitments.

Remember, a little help can make a big difference. We’ve done the legwork and have come up with a list of amazing parenting apps that could help make your life a little easier:

1. Today’s Parent My Family 

Source: Mom Junction

Today’s Parent My Family is a tracking app that allows you to track your baby’s growth and development according to his or her’s age. It also has features like Potty Pal, Nap Tracker,  Feeding Log, and a Storybook feature where you can use your baby’s photos and videos to create a digital scrapbook.

Available at iTunes and Google Play Store.

2. BabyCenter’s Your Baby Today

Source: RedTri

Need some pregnancy/baby advice? Then BabyCenter’s Your Baby Today might just be the app for you. Filled with trusted advice by experts, this handy app informs you about your baby’s important developmental milestones as well as health and safety advice.

Available at iTunes and Google Play Store.

3. Eat Sleep

Source: Mashable

Eat, sleep, poop, repeat – that’s the life of a newborn baby. From the number of diapers used in a day to your little one’s sleeping (and napping) pattern, Eat Sleep is an easy-to-use app will help you track every single detail.

Available at iTunes.

4. Cloud Baby Monitor

Source: Cloud Baby Monitor

Turn your trusty Apple devices (sorry Android users!) into a baby monitor with the Cloud Baby Monitor app. Keep one device next to your baby and monitor him or her on your other devices. The app will also send you notifications of motion or sound changes. Apart from that, you can also use the app to talk to your baby as well as play lullabies and white noises.

Available at iTunes.

5. Sleep Baby Sleep

Source: Paste Magazine

Sleep Baby Sleep, as the name suggests, is a no-fuss app that helps you send your little angel to dreamland. It offers 6 different noises (fan, hairdryer, vacuum cleaner, clothes dryer, running water, and womb noises) with just a click of a button.

Available at iTunes.

6. Milk Maid

Source: Mom Junction

If you have started pumping milk for your baby, then Milk Maid is a must-have app. Not only does it help you calculate how much milk your baby is having throughout the day (and week), but also keep track of how much milk you had stored in the fridge.

Available at iTunes.

7. Cozi

Source: Cozi

Cozi claims to be a “surprisingly simple family organizer” that keeps everyone’s activities and appointments in one place. The 3-time “Mom’s Choice Award Winner” allows you to track grocery lists, plan ahead for dinner, and keep the whole family on the same page.

Available at iTunes and Google Play Store.

Sources: Mom Junction, Cloud Baby Monitor, Red Tricycle, Paste Magazine, Cool Mom Tech, Cozi.