Thanksgiving? There's an app for that
6 apps for iPhone and Android users that can help you plan a Thanksgiving celebration.
Tue, Nov 09 2010 at 8:00 AM
If you're planning a big family event this Thanksgiving, the iFeast app is sure to be of service. It can help you synchronize your meal prep work and cook times so that everything makes it to the table hot and delicious. It comes preloaded with four menus, prescheduled with a countdown so that you can get your meal to the table by 6 p.m. Of course, you can also enter your own recipes and schedules. You can also use the settings to schedule push notifications so that you know when it's time to rest and when it's time to get back to cooking. (iPhone, $2.99)
This app is theAndroid version of iFeast and it has everything you need to plan your Thanksgiving party. The app let's you figure out meals, tableware, invitations, and gives you a weekly and daily schedule to make sure that you get everything done at the right time. (Android, $0.99)
Want to jazz up your turkey and stuffing this holiday? This app gives inspirational ideas for cooking on Thanksgiving. It also serves up ideas for what to do with all of that leftover turkey when the big day is over. (iPhone, $0.99)
Got a few minutes to spare in between stuffing the turkey and setting the table? Check out this cool app of Thanksgiving puzzles and facts. It features simple but challenging slide puzzles, and every time you solve one, you are rewarded with a Thanksgiving fact so you can wow family and friends at the dinner table. (Android, $0.99)
This is a cute app for kids to play with on Thanksgiving or to gear them up for the big day ahead of time. (Android, Free)
Vintage Thanksgiving cards:
You can still remember loved ones that you can't be near on Thanksgiving by sending them a vintage greeting card for the season. There are more than 100 cards to choose from, all in vintage style from the Victorian era to post-war America. You can set the cards as your wallpaper or instantly e-mail them to friends and family. (iPhone, $1.99)
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