Looking to stay organised this Christmas 2020? There’s an app for that!
We can all agree that when it comes to the festive season, staying organised is a task in itself. And with countless things to remember – food, drinks, presents or the correct placement of every bauble on the Christmas tree – it can be hard to stay on top of things.
Thankfully, to help you have a stress-free festive season, we’ve found the seven best iOS and Android apps that will keep you organised this Christmas 2020!
Sitting in third place as the best Food & Drink app, this Christmas 2020 stress no more thanks to Menulog. If your festive feast has got you feeling frazzled, this app-based food delivery service offers Australians the greatest choice of restaurants and cuisines across the nation. Featuring more than 24,000 local restaurants and servicing more than 87 percent of the addressable population; simply just download, login, search, order and your meal will be sent off. With $1.99 delivery, take your pick between vegan eats in Sydney, family meals in Brisbane and more – the choice is yours!
Christmas Gift List Tracker
The countdown to Christmas 2020 edges ever closer. And, apart from ensuring that the baubles on the Christmas tree are evenly distributed before your guests arrive, you need to ensure that you’ve ticked everyone off your gift-giving list. Enter the Christmas Gift List Tracker. Easy to use and free to download, Christmas Gift List Tracker allows users to create profiles for each special someone they need to buy for, set budgets or manage their spending, navigate through their list of yet to and already purchased gifts and, ensure they’re not always just gifting a candle. If you’re looking for the must-have app for the 2020 festive season, this is it.
Become the host with the most thanks to Cocktail Flow – this might even be the best app you’ll ever own. Free to download in the Apple App Store and Google Play, Cocktail Flow allows users to find recipes for cocktails by searching from categories such as spirit, cocktail type, ingredients or recipes from around the world. Easy to use is an understatement. Cocktail Flow provides a fact sheet for each cocktail which includes ingredients as well as a step-by-step method on how to create your newest mix. Providing tips on each tipple, Cocktail Flow is updated weekly with new recipes to try out so you’ll never be stuck on what new concoction to shake up for your guests.
Nothing beats a classic Christmas film. And thankfully, this year, Disney + has got you and your family sorted with all of the best films to watch. A necessity for any device really, this year whether you’re staying in, visiting family or heading off on a road trip, the Disney + app will have you watching your favourite festive film in no time. Perfect for the festive season and beyond; we can all agree that nothing beats the feeling of watching Miracle on 34th Street on Christmas Eve, falling into a food coma on Christmas Day with Home Alone and bringing in the new year with Noelle. Thank us later.
The Christmas tree is glistening, the presents have been wrapped, the turkey is cooked to perfection and the pavlova has been decorated. But, of course, in true festive fashion, there is something missing. THE DRINKS! Think of it as your saviour, Jimmy Brings is Australia’s favourite alcohol delivery service that gets to your door in 30-minutes. Offering $2 delivery all summer long, Jimmy Brings delivers everything from wine, beer, spirits and mixers to your front door. Featuring a curated range and ever-changing specials, Jimmy Brings allows users to track their delivery in a fast and fashionable manner. Meaning you can stress less, stay home and spend more time talking to your weird and distant cousin.
Stocard – Loyalty Cards Wallet
With member loyalty programs taking the reign this Christmas 2020 filled with special discounts and offers, the last thing you want to do is be flicking through your wallet trying to find the right card for the right store – especially if you’ve decided to brave the crowds in-store (in a safe, social distanced manner). Enter Stocard. Think of it as your personal assistant, Stocard carefully stores all of your loyalty cards to all of your favourite businesses. From Woolworths to Priceline, Dan Murphy’s, Myer and more; simply enter in the card details, store and when ready to use, load the app and show the shop assistant the barcode to scan. That’s it!
Things are going to get tasty with Tasty. Free to download via Google Play and the Apple App Store with over 18,000 reviews, Tasty continuously graces our lists as one of the best food and drink apps to own – and you’ll soon see why. With over 4000 Tasty designed recipes available at the swipe of a finger, you’ll be inspired by the countless kitchen options for cooks of all levels and experience. Featuring step-by-step instructions to everything from homemade hummus, Dutch Oven Bread, Cheesy Chicken Parmesan Stuffed Rolls and even Chocolate Fondue Banana Bread Boat, Tasty has it all. So if you’re needing some inspiration for your festive feasts this year, or you’d simply like to try some new, look to Tasty.
Better yet, we’ve partnered with Menulog to give eight lucky Australians the chance to win a $350 Menulog gift card as part of our mega Summer Playcation Giveaway. Enter or click here for more information!
Why wait for the big day when you can pop open a gift every day with Australia’s 10 best advent calendars for Christmas 2020. Or, if you’re more of a Christmas tune fanatic, try your luck remembering these Christmas lyrics with this quiz!