Can I use other apps while Bedtime Balloons is running?
Yes. Bedtime Balloons keeps track of the time even when running in the background or when the phone is locked.
Why does this app ask to send me notifications?
When running in the background, Bedtime Balloons will send you a notification if time is running out.
If you want notifications but are not getting them, then open the Settings app and find Bedtime Balloons under Notification Center. Enable notifications for this app.
Can I play music from another app while running through a routine?
Yes. Start music from the other app and then switch back to Bedtime Balloons. The music will keep playing as long as the other app allows it.
Is there a way to pause a routine?
Yes, tap the screen twice with two fingers to pause the routine. This is a hidden feature, and may not want to share it with the kids.
How should I set up timing on a task?
Work with your child to create a realistic schedule that he or she can follow. Keep tweaking the time as needed. See the Getting Started page for more help.
Is there a way to keep my child from skipping right through a task?
Setting a minimum time of one minute on a task can prevent a child from immediately skipping through a task. The How To page has more details.
Can I use this app to help with chores or homework?
Yes. See the How To page for details.