8 Apps To Get You In The Holiday Spirit
Christmas is around the corner and if you’re not already in the holiday spirit, check out these apps that will bring the magic of Christmas to you.
- Christmas Music App (Apple | Android – FREE)
They say that the best way to spread Christmas cheer is to sing loudly for all to hear. Go ahead and sing your little heart out with the Christmas Music App. You can choose from thousands of free holiday songs. While they may not be from Mariah Carey or Louis Armstrong, the fact that they are free may make up for it. Add in your own vocal stylings and you’re all set.
- NORAD Tracks Santa (Apple | Android – FREE)
This free Santa tracker displays a countdown to Santa’s Christmas flight and will track his journey around the world to deliver presents to the good boys and girls.
- Manage Christmas App (Apple | Android – FREE)
If you have a long list of Christmas gift recipients, you’re probably struggling to keep track of who you bought for and even what you bought. The Manage Christmas app lets you set a budget, create a shopping list, add people and gifts you’ve already bought. There is also a convenient idea section that may give you a few more gift ideas for someone on your list.
- Find the Scout Elves – Elf on the Shelf (Apple | Android – FREE)
Most families participate in the Elf on the Shelf tradition. In this app, you and your kids are allowed to find and tap the elves before they hide or the time runs out. You can adjust the skill/difficulty level as well.
- Santa Claus Yourself Xmas Photo Booth (Apple | Android – FREE)
Would you like to laugh so hard that your belly shakes like a bowl full of jelly? Use the Santa Claus Yourself Photo Booth to disguise yourself as Santa. You can upload a picture, add glasses, hats, beards and other Santa features. This app also shares across your social media platforms so none of your friends will miss out on the laughs.
- Santa Cam FX (Apple | Android – FREE)
Do your growing kids need proof that Santa exists? This app will help you create videos and pictures of Santa in your home to show your kids on Christmas day. This is the perfect evidence for those nay-sayers. Bring the magic of Christmas back to your home.
- Advent Calendar: 25 Christmas Apps (Apple – FREE)
Ditch the chocolates this year and snag this app that will give you 25 free apps on each day of December.
- Elf Yourself (Apple | Android – FREE)
This has to be one of the best apps to have on your phone during Christmas. The Elf Yourself app does just that. You’re able to upload pictures of everyone in your family and put them onto elves’ bodies. Oh, but that’s not all. Once the faces are loaded and superimposed, Santa’s little elves come to life as they dance and sing with you as the star. You can even save you videos to email or share on Facebook.
Which ones did you download on your phone or tablet?
– By Tim Alan