Parenting in itself is a full time job, throw in our day jobs, a social life and balancing extended family and I would say it turns into a crazy mess on a normal basis. We are lucky that technology is moving in a direction that is making life a lot easier for us but I get it, on the flip side it’s so hard to keep up with all the technology! There are some pretty cool gadgets out there that parents should invest in! Check them out.
How many times do you use your wallet, cell phone or keys in a day? When you do find them you realize they are in the oddest places. Well this will solve that problem. It’s a little tracker that can stick to any item and you can use your smart phone to track the item. You can also set up the app to alert you when you are too far from it, The TrackR StickR can also find your phone, even on silent.
2. Nextdoor App
This is great for parents. It’s a private social networking app for people in your neighborhood or your local community. You can connect with people and get updates on things going on in your own community. You can talk to people about babysitting, dog sitting, selling things or even to borrow things. This free app is a must have!
Tired of getting up every hour to check your child’s temperature or have no idea what time the fever spiked when the doctor asks? This 24 hour tracking thermometer continuously senses, records, and sends alerts of a child’s temperature to your mobile device. Best part is that you can buy this with your Flexible Spending Acct!
Especially when going to an amusement park or somewhere where kids can easily wander off, these family share wearabouts are awesome. With a GPS location it can even set alerts to parents when kids are out of a certain range of them. It’s not out yet but you can pre-order it.
Even 1 year olds know how to use iPads now. As bad as we don’t want to admit it, it’s pretty true. So why not use it to our advantage and invest in this cool Tiggly Shapes product to teach them shapes and practice hand eye coordination. The very first interactive tablet learning toy for preschoolers . Each Tiggly Shapes set contains four sleek toys in the shape of a circle, square, triangle, and star that operate in real-time with three specially built learning apps.