Thanksgiving Dinner and Travel Made Easy With These Apps

Apps for planning Thanksgiving meals and travel

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Between the planning, cooking, and traveling, the Thanksgiving holiday can be a stressful one. Fortunately, there are a number of smartphone apps out there that help make life easier on everyone siting around the dinner table. Below, we’ve shared a list of these apps, courtesy of Monica Link for Happy Holidays!

Travel Apps

GateGuru: Available for iOS and Android devices, this app helps you find food and restrooms at an airport as well as your departure gate.

Google Flights: This app allows you to compare flights, buy tickets and plan your trip and is available for iOS and Android devices.

Expedia: A top-rated app, Expedia helps you find flights, ground transportation and hotels in the U.S. and select countries around the world and offers discounts for flight and hotel bundles.

Apps for Cooking Dinner

Food Network App: This app provides food expert advice and recipes from celebrity chefs such as Bobby Flay to help you make the perfect dinner.

GoJee: Link recommends this app which allows you collect all of your Thanksgiving recipes in one spot. GoJee also lets you sort recipes by dinner category and create a category for favorite dishes. It’s available for iOS.

Thanksgiving Dinner Maker App: If this is your first time cooking dinner for family, download this app. This app creates dinner options for you and is in game format so you can play for fun or use it to plan, says Link.

Thanksgiving by Bon Appetit: The app, inspired by the magazine, helps you cook dinner from start to finish and features step-by-step recipes along with “tips, tricks and tools to make the perfect Thanksgiving meal.”

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