It has come to the end of Wellness Week 2014 (tear) but on the bright side winter break is almost upon us! I hope you took advantage of the puppy room, free massages and everything else offered to help reduce our stress levels.
Have you ever stopped and wondered if there was anything else you could do to help improve your life? Well look no farther! Here are a few apps that could make life a little bit easier!
BONUS: ALL APPS ARE AVAILABLE ON ANDROID AND APPLE.
What apps help improve your life? Comment below
Happy Studying Badgers!
1. BROCK UNIVERSITY APP
Did you know Brock had an app! With access to Health Services, the Library, Transit Schedules as well as the Campus Alert Feed, this app is essential for us Badgers!
2. ST. CATHARINES TRANSIT
Let’s face it, its officially winter and no one wants to be outside waiting for a bus that is late or even early and then you miss it! This app solves that! The app gives pretty accurate arrival times for the bus coming to you stop, as well as other routes which are active on at your stop.
Moments of happiness occur everyday to all of us yet most of us forget and only remember the negatives of each day. This significantly impacts our mental health. Happier was created for us to capture the happy moments of each day. Simply record what made you happy, by making a habit of it, you will be amazed on how much your mood changes.
Interested in the news? DYIing? Food? Life? Buzzfeed is a growing internet new outlet which cover all topics and interests. By tackling serious and controversial topics, the app brings the world to your smartphone as well as fun and engaging entertainment which is a great tool when bored in class.
5. DAILY WATER
We all know we should be drinking more water … but who really remembers to do so. Well with winter here, our bodies need the moisture thus this app reminds you to drink water as well as tracks the amount you drink.
Do you want to learn a new language? But don’t have enough time to do so? Duolingo allows the user to learn at their own pace in fun and creative ways.
Us students are always looking for ways to save money this app provides all local ads to your phone. Now you can make sure you purchase your groceries on sale!
8. SNAP by Groupon
Earn money on products you buy! From packaged goods to produce this app allows you to make money. Just purchase an item, take a picture of your receipt and then collect every $20. How awesome is that!
Traffic updates from drivers in real time as well as the speed at which they are driving with exact locations of accidents so you can always choose the best route. This app is making each drive better and allows you to help others do the same.
10. BEER STORE
Want to know when to stock up on your favourite beer or just trying to save money! This apps allow you to see what is on sale at your local store.
Do you collect loyalty reward cards from stores? Well you should it is the best way to get free stuff and save money. However, there is never enough space to store them in your wallet. This app allows you to store them in your phone … problem solved!