Must Try iOS Christmas Apps to Try This Holiday Season 2014
The time is here! The time of festivals, hot beverages, cookies, cakes and more importantly, the time of Santa Claus. As soon as the winter starts, we start waiting for Christmas and Santa. Preparation for Christmas carols, list of presents we are gonna give to our friends and family, what cake and beverages will be at this year’s Christmas party, this is the excitement of Christmas we go through whole month of December. It takes planning and time to choose and design our Christmas tree.
Christmas is everywhere, in our mind, tongue, home and streets. Why there shouldn’t be any Christmas on our phones. Well, there already is. There might be few apps on your phone, games that you play when you wait for Santa to come. But there are thousands of Christmas apps, and you don’t know which one to choose. Here we bring you 7 Christmas apps you must have this festive season.
Christmas!! Countdown to Santa:
What would be the perfect app for Christmas. Well my idea is where I can keep tab on Christmas, when I wake up every day and it reminds me how many days are left for Santa to come. There is a Christmas app that has Christmas countdown, everyday gifts, fun facts, jokes, songs, wallpapers, games and a gift tab. Unbelievable, right? But “Christmas!! Countdown to Santa” actually provides all that. And that too without any cost and charge. Isn’t it a great Christmas gift?
This Christmas app is made for hardcore Christmas lovers who wake up every morning and think, wow! Only 10 days are left. On the homepage you can see the countdown for Christmas whenever you feel like. On the calender option, you can see dates from 1 to 25, where you will receive a gift every day. You have to click on the date and gift will be unlocked. That gift can be a Christmas song, a game, wallpaper for your phone, fun facts about Christmas or Christmas jokes. All these will be shown in different tabs that can be opened when unlocked. You can also unlock all of them through in-app purchase.
There is a gift pad for you where you can make a note of the gifts you are going to present to your loved ones. Gift for, name of gift and cost can be noted down here. The total cost of all the gifts will be calculated and mentioned on the top.
Your Christmas will be more enjoyable with this app, so just grab Christmas!! Countdown to Santa on iOS, right away.
Christmas Tree Maker:
Decorating Christmas tree is one of the most fun and integral part of Christmas. Without Christmas tree, there is no Christmas. But we get to decorate Christmas tree only once on Christmas. What if we could do it whenever we want. What if we could decorate Christmas tree thousands times and we don’t have to cut down any tree, we don’t have to spend money on it and this Christmas tree does not take any space in our house. One of the most popular Christmas apps, Christmas Tree Maker lets you do that. The app has cool, gorgeous Christmas trees and beautiful lights we can decorate it with.
Christmas Tree Maker is one of the many Christmas apps you will find in stores nowadays. But it stands aside in terms of features and graphics. You have different types of Christmas trees and you can choose, background, tree skirt, lights, garlands, balls, ornaments and beautiful toppers and gifts. In those sections you have many options to choose from and when you are finished decorating it, you will love it and you can also email and share it with friends.
Few features of Christmas Tree Maker are locked and to use those features you have to use in-app-purchase. Even if you don’t want to pay money to unlock these features there is still enough to enjoy it.
Christmas Cookie Recipes:
Christmas is about cookies and cakes as much is is about Christmas tree and carols. There are different recipes and methods to bake and make cookies. There are many Christmas apps that will tell you how and what type of cookies you can make but Christmas cookie recipes is one app that gives more than 100 cookie recipes for free and with elaborate description.
Your Christmas party this month will be the best you ever had because of these cookies. The app guides you in the simplest way to make cookies and biscuits that no other app or book can. You have a wide range to choose from which cookie you want for your guests.
The Christmas apps offer many thing but this is an app that focuses only on cookie recipes.
On the homepage of the app you can click one of the many cookies or you can search for your favorite cookie recipe. Clicking it will take you to the the recipe where you will see the ingredient and steps explained clearly.
In the nutrition tab of the Christmas cookie recipes app you will see how much nutrition and calories a particular cookie has. This can help you to not gain extra weight this winter.
Snow Globe-shake it Merry Christmas:
Musical globe is one of the most common, most beautiful and most appreciated Christmas gift. You can find at least one musical snow globe at every house. These musical globe are fun to have. It is not only for kids but adults enjoy it too.
Snow Globe-shake it Merry Christmas is a very simple but extremely popular app for smartphones. This app might be designed for Christmas season but in truth this is always fun. Christmas season or not, you can always have fun with music and snow globe.
When you open the app you can see a snow globe and listen to Christmas music chiming. You have three options on the bottom of the screen which you can use to get different sets of snow globes. The first option on the left is heart shaped icon that changes the image inside the globe. The middle option changes the background of the screen and it has multiple colors. The third option and the far right one can change the music it plays.
When you randomly shake the screen, the snow floats around the globe.
This is one app you must have of the thousands of Christmas apps this holiday season.
Christmas Music ~ 10,000 FREE Christmas Songs!
Christmas is about cookies, about cake, about Christmas tree and more importantly Christmas music and carols. Christmas apps this season bring music to your smartphone for free. One of these apps is ‘Christmas Music ~ 10,000 FREE Christmas Songs!.’ This app has many Christmas songs but not 10,000 as the name suggests. The collection of songs is undoubtedly great. It is the collection of songs by different artists that are highly rated and appreciated over the years.
When you open the app, you can see the list of songs available on this app. Along with the song name, the artists’ information is also given. Clicking on the download icon of the song will start its download on your phone. It will be downloaded to the app on your phone only.
On the bottom of the screen you can see three options. Search icon has the list of the songs. Download icon on the bottom shows the downloading songs. And on the third option that is on the right is where you can play the downloaded song.
Downloaded Christmas Music ~ 10,000 FREE Christmas Songs! Today and enjoy your Christmas beautiful music.
The ads on the screen can be avoided if you download the paid version. It will cost you Rs. 190 to get the ad free version of this app.
Christmas Blocks Free – Building Blocks Stack Game:
Christmas apps we bring you one app that is fun and reminds you of Christmas.
Christmas Blocks is a fun fast paced action tower building blocks game where your goal is to create the tallest Christmas blocks tower the world has ever seen. You will find Christmas characters Santa, Rudolph and Frosty on this game as you play it. All Christmas artwork including decorated house, Christmas tree and snow could be seen in this game.
This is a simple Christmas theme based blocks game where you have three modes to play the game, quick game, score attack and time attack. The background music in the game are Christmas themes. The game is very simple as you just have to touch the screen to release the blocks. As you play the game, you will see the blocks are smileys based on Christmas characters.
We discussed Christmas cookie recipe app among the must have Christmas apps. Cookies are part of the Christmas celebrations but so are the hot beverages and nice smelling meals. The app Christmas recipes contains variety of traditional Christmas foods. You can find close to hundred of mouth-watering recipes for this Christmas. Many of these are traditional classic recipes, while others represent riskier, more original creations. These recipes could help you to transform any Christmas party into a memorable Christmas party.
On the recipes section of the app, you can see all of it listed alphabetically. You can search through them by typing the name in search section on top. You can also add your own recipe but you need to buy the full version of the app to have this feature. Out of hundreds Christmas apps that give you recipes for this holiday season Christmas recipes is the simplest of them all. You can add any recipe to your favorite and under the favorite section you can view them. You can also delete the particular recipe and can have those ones you like.
Clicking the name of the dish will take you to the section where you can see ‘ingredients’ and ‘how to cook’ separately. You can also share the recipe with your friends through email and Facebook.
As I’ve told earlier there are hundreds of Christmas apps you will find this season and making a choice becomes really tough. We’ve given you 7 apps you must have on your iPhone or iPad that will give you everything you need this Christmas.