Healthy Habits


Healthy Habits is an macOS menu bar app that intelligently reminds you to take a break after extended periods of continuous computer use.

Accolades: Reached #1 ranked Health & Fitness app in 73 countries.

Project Info

Available on the App Store

Source Code Available on Github

Team: Solo developer & designer

Time: Feb. 2014


  • Automatically detects computer usage and won't prompt you for a break until you work for an extended period of time.
  • Allows you to skip a break if you want to stay working
  • Optionally start at login
  • Customizable timing - you modify both the length of work periods and the length of your breaks
  • Dims screen while you take a break

App Technical Specs

  • macOS app
  • 100% Objective-C