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Stick to your New Year’s resolutions with these iPhone apps

by Kate Currin

It’s that happy time of year again when everyone writes out their list of New Year’s resolutions. It’s time to start fresh and work to make our lives as happy and healthy as possible. If you need some inspiration to get your list started, here are some iPhone apps to make the task easier. Happy New Year!

I Can Do It 2014 Calendar – Louise L. Hay ($2.99)

Setting your New Year’s resolutions is the easy part, but keeping that positive attitude all year long in order to achieve your goals that is tricky. Start each of 2014 off with a positive attitude when you get the I Can Do It 2014 Calendar iPhone app from Louise L. Hay ($2.99). Each day you will get affirmations and new words of wisdoms to keep you on the right track all year long. Like a particular affirmation? Save it as your phone wallpaper to be reminded of positive thoughts all day long.

Juice (Free)

Would you like to start the New Year with more energy? Join the club. The free Juice iPhone app is ready to help you on your road to well-being. Use the Juice app to track your daily activity in order to maximize your energy sources. It doesn’t take a lot of time, just a few minutes a day with Juice to log and analyze what works best over time. The app also gives healthy tips for managing stress and sleep patterns. This is a simple app that will help almost anyone stick to at least one resolution in 2014.

Sooner ($5.99)

Planning your weekly to-do list just got a whole lot easier with the Sooner: to do list and weekly planner app for iPhone. If your resolution involves getting more done, then this productive app is perfect for you. Sooner is great for people who like to visualize their time versus just writing a few tasks on sticky notes. Set up projects for your resolutions and manage them in your life spheres on a daily basis. The sooner you get this iPhone app, the sooner you will be on the road to productivity. Maybe you will even get promoted at work or at least impress your boss!

Bdgt ($1.99)

After an expensive holiday season, most people can afford to get their finances in order. Check out the Bdgt iPhone app to create a simple plan to save money this year. Bdgt helps you track where your money is going and set doable allowances so all your money doesn’t run out the door with your bad habits like too many cocktail hours or overly expensive work lunches.

Zombies, Run! ($2.99)

So we made it through the Mayan apocalypse, but that doesn’t mean the zombies aren’t still coming for us. If you want to get in shape in 2014 and prepare for a real life “The Walking Dead” scenario, then look no further than the Zombies, Run! iPhone app. It’s a mixture of fitness, video game, and training for potential doomsdays. Plus, you will get a real kick out of the looks you get when you run down the streets yelling “The Zombies are coming! The Zombies are coming!”