I was browsing through sessions held at Le Web tech conference in Paris last week and came across Foodie.fm. You can download an app that creates a personalized shopping list unique to your preferences that’s tied to your local grocer. It’s too bad the beta testing is only in the UK and Finland right now. Hopefully some company is already developing this Stateside (I’d love to assist in its roll-out).
Or this is reason number 596 to move to a Scandinavian country! In the meantime, there are recipe apps for Smartphones (mostly developed for iPhone and Android because development for Blackberry is dead) that lay out meal plans. It may be the holidaze, but there’s no need to go overboard! This can be an empowering tool for parents to meet the nutritional needs of their children.
PC World’s list of 22 Android apps
If you want a website site read Eat This Not That which promotes itself as the “no-diet weight loss solution” by comparing foods (calories, sugar amounts, etc.). It puts you in the driver’s seat – no feigned ignorance – so choosing certain foods over others will help you stay focused on your goals.