Want to learn how to cook a turkey? There’s an app for that. Want to pluck the feathers off a turkey an watch him squirm? There’s an app for that too. With a multitude of Thanksgiving-centric apps, there is no possibility of you getting bored or antsy this holiday season.
Whether you’re traveling or spending a quiet evening at home, here are nine great iPhone apps for an easy and enjoyable Thanksgiving.
1. Chow: Thanksgiving Dinner Coach
This app makes preparing for the big day as easy as pumpkin pie. It has step-by-step tutorials (with pictures) on how to roast that turkey and how to perfect that gravy.
It even creates a shopping list of items you will need and a cooking timer depending on the size of your bird.
2. Whack Turkey
For Whack A Mole lovers everywhere, this app has you utilizing both of your pointer fingers to smash down some pesky turkeys.
3. TGIBlack Friday
From Ace Hardware to Walmart this app has deals searchable from store to category. You can add items to a shopping list or post it to your Facebook wall to spread the love.
Equipped with pictures and slashed out numbers to prove your deal, it has a bit of everything for the frugalista in all of us.
Because who doesn’t like receiving flowers during the holidays?
This app makes it easy for a loved one to pick out a bundle of multicolored, diverse arrangements from a list.
5. Thanksgiving Dinner Maker
Not able to call the shots for your own Thanksgiving feast this year? Now you can with this virtual table setting. From picking the tablecloth to the main course, you are the boss.
Race the clock as you attempt to pluck layers of feathers off of a virtual turkey. Yes, he gobbles.
7. Thanksgiving coloring book
For the kid in all of us — this app has a range of images to color or paint, from Native Americans to steaming platters of turkey.
Then, rather than hanging it on the refrigerator, you can save it and post to Facebook or Twitter.
The Packers, Lions, Dolphins, Cowboys, 49ers and Ravens all have something in common this Thanksgiving day — a game to play.
Get updates on the latest scores and plays under the table while you enjoy your meal.
Stuck travelling this holiday season? Make sure you get the cheapest prices on gasoline. This app automatically finding your location, then lists off the closest gas stations and current prices.