BABY IPOD APPLICATIONS
so many people owning iPhones and using its applications, we decided to
share some of our favorites applications related to the baby shower and
pregnancy. Those who have iPhones know that its "apps" are great for
helping you do things many things more easily. There are really helpful
("productivity") apps for moms to be and there are also fun games you
will also enjoy. We've listed our favs below, but would love to hear
from you - which ones do you like? We'd like to share them!
Our Favorite Applications
The Baby Shower
Where to get it:
Price: .99 cents
Rating: 4+ (Our Top Pick)
Description: If you are looking to play baby shower games at your
shower, this all in one game is an excellent addition and can be played
anywhere. It will ask trivia questions, have you scavenger hunt in
purses and have you play Pictionary or charades all in the same game! We
highly recommend this addictive and fun game which is very cheap and
great for any portable device!
Pregnancy Tracker from WhatToExpect.com
Description: Read the book? Use the site? Now you can download "What to
Expect When You're Expecting, the app - for FREE! Keep track of your
baby's development - and your fast-growing belly - with this exciting
new app from Heidi Murkoff's What to Expect When You're Expecting,
America's pregnancy bible.
Description: iPregnancy is the premier application for keeping track of
your pregnancy! Others have tried to duplicate the features found in
this program, but this is the only pregnancy app actually written by a
Description: The first and only pregnancy app with Twitter and Facebook
sharing! The all in one pregnancy app with the feature you use most:
kick counter, contraction tracker, weekly baby and body info, muti-field
journal, calendar view, weekly photo management with slideshow swipe.
Our Favorite Baby Names Applications
Baby Names Plus
Description: Baby Names Plus is the ideal application for picking the
perfect name for you new baby. Looking for a modern name, old fashioned
name, a popular name, or a rare name? You name it, with over 8500 names
Baby Names Plus has you covered.
Name That Baby Lite
Description: Name That Baby the fun way! Designed by a stay at home mom,
Name That Baby lite allows you to pick your sex, choose a starting
letter, then shake your iPhone for baby names to be displayed in a
Lutin Firstname Dictionary
Description: Lutin is a first name dictionary that contains more than
12,000 first names, including 1400 with pertinent phonetic
transcription. The origin and the linguistic use are included with each
name and baby names can be stored in a favorites list.
Our Favorite Other Useful Applications
Foods to Avoid When Pregnant
Rating: not rated (we still like it)
Description: So what do you do when you're famished and on the run and
you realize only after ht e salad you've ordered arrives that it has
feta cheese crumbled over it? Is it safe to eat? Do you have to just
throw it away? Never fear. Foods to Avoid When Pregnant app has you
Nine Months - Contraction and Movement Timer
Description: Nine Months will track your fetal movements and
contractions. Designed under the supervision of a board certified OBGYN,
Nine Months' goal was to build a simple to use app that computes results
in form that can be read directly to your medical team.
White Noise Baby
Description: White Noise Baby includes everything you need to help your
baby relax and sleep better. Over 15 perfectly looped sounds that your
baby will love. Sounds such as taking a car ride, classical music, conch
shell, and even Doppler ultrasound of the womb.
Our Favorite Just for Fun Applications
Pimp My Ultrasound
Description: This is the first app of its kind specifically designed for
the mommy to be who wants to have fun with her ultrasound picture. For
less than the cost of a vanilla latte, this app provides months of
entertainment and everlasting memories.
Description: Take pictures of mom and dad and see what their baby might
look like. This isn't any plain ol' baby prediction application. The
resulting babies use actual parts of the parents' faces that create a
hilarious spawn that you'll spend hours laughing about.
Applications for Babies
My Baby Einstein
Description: It's everything you love about Baby Einstein and more to
take with you and your baby while on the go. Engage your baby and
inspire his curiosity with beautiful images created to delight baby and
put a smile on his face. Interact with your child with the best that
Baby Einstein has to offer.
Description: My 1 always looks at my iPod and says "awazdat" (Ahh What's
That?). He loves to click icons, shake the iPod, and listen to the
sounds it makes. AWazDat was created for just that purpose. The icons
are fund animals and objects. The move as the iPod/iPhone is rotated and
play fun sounds when they're touched (the pig oinks, train whistle
blows, etc.). AWazDat keep little ones entertained.
Description: Inside a little bouncing farm, little animals are waiting
to pop out and surpirse your little one. Try and guess who they are. Tap
the doors to find out. Voted Best Toddler App Ever 2009 by MacWorld
Expo. Work with your child to learn the names of animals and hear the
sounds they make.
We hope these baby shower and pregnancy applications are helpful and
would enjoy hearing from you if you have more baby shower applications
to share with us at