Lifestyle Apps

Life is beautiful — when you know which iphone apps to use. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks for Best Lifestyle Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for current news and reviews of apps from the Lifestyle section of the iOS App Store.


Buy AAA Mobile on the App Store

AAA Discounts Features Roadside Help and Saves You Money Too

If you’re not a member of AAA, you should be. It surprises me just how pervasive and ubiquitous are the companies that provide discounts to AAA members. Check out AAA Discounts, a free iPhone app, and you’ll see what I mean.

Buy 4 Ingredients by Kim McCosker on the App Store

4 Ingredients is a Recipe Book Turned iPhone App

4 Ingredients, a best-selling cookbook in Australia, with both an Australian and a UK version in print, is now available as an app for iPhone and iPod touch.
4 Ingredients is a compilation of recipes that can be made with four ingredients or fewer — really.

Buy Epicurious Recipes & Shopping List on the App Store

Epicurious Recipes and Shopping List: Recipes on the Go

If you have ever visited Epicurious.com, you know that this website houses one of the most comprehensive and user-friendly recipe sites on the web. Epicurious Recipes and Shopping List offers a database of the same great recipes on your iPhone.

It's Mother's Day, Send your iFlowers and iCards (but don't forget to call)

It’s nearly Mother’s Day and once again, new ideas have emerged for recognizing moms for all their love and all they do. The newest Mother’s Day app available for iPhone or iPod touch is Mother’s day, Send your iFlowers and iCards by ideas2mobile GmbH.

Buy Classifieds Pro on the App Store

Browse, Search, and Post to Classifieds Sites With Classifieds Pro

Classifieds Pro by EPage, Inc. is a compilation of classified sites like Craigslist, eBay, iClassifieds, and Oodle in one simple app for the iPhone or iPod touch. The collection of sites is easy to browse and the ads are filtered by category when and where applicable.

Buy Virtues on the App Store

Virtues: Livin' La Benjamin Franklin

“An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.”
— Benjamin Franklin
Virtues-Benjamin Franklin has graced us with a lifetime of profound quotes and untold numbers of inventions.

Buy Coupon Sherpa: Free Coupons & Shopping App on the App Store

Coupon Sherpa Is Here To Help You Save

The old saying goes "you have to spend money to make money." With Coupon Sherpa, you have to spend money to save money, it's up to you to decide whether the $1.99 price tag is worth it. My guess?

Buy How To Videos from Howcast.com on the App Store

How To Videos from Howcast.com

If you’re already familiar with Howcast.com, the online community website that shares video guides for how to do just about anything, then you’ll understand the concept of this app.

iAmazing Optical Illusions App Will Have You Seeing Double

iAmazing Optical Illusions App Will Have You Seeing Double

AppZap’s iAmazing will have you seeing double in only a minute or so and you might enjoy it for while. There’s not much to this app and once you’ve played around with iAmazing a few times, you’ll probably be done with it.

Buy DIRECTV on the App Store

DirecTV App a Dream for DVR Lovers

Sometimes you are not always in front of your television when you think of a show that you want to record on your DVR. If you are a DirecTV subscriber, the new DirecTV iPhone app gives you the freedom to program shows or series right from your iPhone/iPod touch.

Analyze HandWriting Does Anything but That

Analyze HandWriting Does Anything but That

I truly believe handwriting can tell you a bit about someone’s personality, which explains why I was so keen to review Analyze Handwriting.
After putting Aesthetic Systems’ app through the iPhone-o-meter, I have to conclude that I’m either giving the art and science of handwriting analysis, otherwise known as graphology, or Analyze Handwriting too much credit.

Buy Locavore on the App Store

Locavore: Paring Down The Miles To Fresh Produce

Locavore - We live at a time that allows us to purchase most fruits and vegetables all year long. Through the use of mass-transportation, chemicals, and warehouses, produce grown half way around the world is often picked green, shipped and ripened in warehouses under questionable conditions.

Buy iZen Garden 2 - Portable Zen Garden on the App Store

iZen Garden Relaxes Just Like its Japanese Namesake

If the economy or bad weather has you singing the blues, we may have found a welcome distraction in the App Store. iZen Garden is a portable Zen Garden. From a real world art form to your handset, you’ll be able to create your own personal relaxation garden and take it with you everywhere.

Buy Wine Enthusiast Guide on the App Store

Wine Enthusiast Guide for Wine Neophytes

If you like to drink wine, which I bet you do, you will appreciate the Wine Enthusiast Guide app from MobileAge. With over 68,000 wine reviews and at least another 1000 added monthly, theoretically there is a good chance that you will find a description and rating for the wine you desire.

Buy Gumbo on the App Store

Gumbo: Dashboard-like App Needs More Preparation

I like Gumbo, Trimeego's new app, but not as much as I like the spicy Cajun stew.
Gumbo (the app) cleverly puts bite-sized chunks of info, or snippets, into a buffet where you can pick and choose whatever feeds your head.