Sports Dad: Sports memorabilia, tickets to local sporting events, a sports channel added to cable package, clothing with favorite team logo
Outdoors Dad: Camping equipment, camping weekend, hiking gear, clothing with sunblock, new hiking boots, back pack filled with easy to carry snacks (travel mix, granola bars, etc.), fire pit with firewood, portable chairs, portable coolers, windbreaker or rain coat, hammock, sunglasses
Music Dad: iTunes gift card, tickets to favorite performer, autographed memorabilia from favorite band, wireless speaker, new headphones
Golf Dad: Good golf balls, golf tees, golf gloves, gift cards to favorite range or golf club to play or eat, golf shirts or shorts
Gardening Dad: Gardening gloves, new plant, gift card to favorite plant nursery, hire a painter to make a painting of his prideful garden, take a photo of the garden and have it framed
Business Dad: New shirts, socks, ties, cuff links, belt, briefcase, dry cleaning gift card, steamer for clothing, travel accessories
Chef Dad: Apron, grilling tools, gift cards to farmer’s markets or grocery stores, specialty serving dishes, cutting boards, knives
Couch Potato Dad: Movies, additional cable channels, snacks, foot or back chair massager
Workout Dad: New shorts, tanks or t-shirts, athletic shoes, customized water bottle, I tunes gift card, work out bag
Handy Dad: Tools, tool box, gift card to hardware store, flash lights that stand on their own
Literary Dad: Books, gift cards to book stores, electronic readers
Other Dads: Cigars, bottle of favorite liquor, bottle of wine, beer, beer brewing kit, restaurant gift cards, family day, anything to replace something they use or do frequently .
If you dad doesn’t fit into any of these categories, comment on this blog and we’ll help you come up with some great ideas.