Posted in Advice on January 8, 2013
Are you lost when it comes to buying your dad a present? Buying a gift for a birthday, holiday, or just a special occasion can be a stressful process for anyone! When buying for a father it is important that you take some time to really think about him and what his likes and dislikes are. You need to take the time to give him a gift that will really be thoughtful and special to him. Here are some suggestions to find a great gift for your Dad.
If your Dad loves music but still seems to be stuck in the era of records and tapes, why not upgrade him to an iPod? An iPod is a great gift since you can load it with all of the music he has in his record collection and you can even get a transmitter so he can play these tunes in his car! This is a great way to help your Dad enjoy his favorite tunes in a modern way and it is a gift that does show you really pay attention to things that he likes.
Does your Dad love to spend time in the great outdoors? What most parents love is spending time with their children so why not give him the gift of a weekend with you? This is a great way to get away from all the phone calls, work emails, and other stresses in your life and to just re-connect with your Dad. Bring along a fishing pole and other camping supplies so you can enjoy fishing, hiking, and other outdoor adventures. Don’t forget your camera as you are bound to make some memories you want to display for years to come!
Every man has to deal with daily shaving if he wants to keep facial hair away. Buy your Dad a nice shave kit that will be able to give him that close shave he needs. Look for a shaving kit that has a nice razor along with shaving cream and lotions to use after shaving so he doesn’t have razor burn and dry skin problems.
Golf or Baseball Day
If your Dad loves sports, how about giving him tickets to a baseball game or spending the day playing a round of golf with him? Relaxing activities are always appreciated and this gives you a chance to really talk to your Dad on your own and enjoy your time together.
Every Dad has different hobbies and interests so it is important to really think about what your Dad likes and how you can make a gift out of it. A Dad that is interested in Hamm Radio might appreciate a gift certificate for supplies where a sports Dad may enjoy a night out with his sons at the bar watching football.