Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Father's Day Gifts

Father's Day is Sunday, June 20th! For those of lucky enough to have a father (or father figure) in our lives, it is the day to celebrate. Throw out those conventional, stereotypical gifts like shirts and ties and coffee mugs, here is a list of a different sort. Did I mention it's also easy on the budget, but still neat?

Family Tree Maker - Amazon.com $29.99

Great software to preserve your family tree. Maybe dad will find out he's related to George Washington or Edgar Allan Poe.

Tool Band-It - Amazon.com $12.48 (available at any local store that sells "As Seen on TV")

How many times have you heard dad swear because he needs a phillips screwdriver, but it's not in his toolbox? With the Tool Band-It, dad will have any tool he needs attached to his arm.

LED Water Bottle Light - LL Bean $24.99

This little gadget will turn dad's Nalgene water bottle into a solar powered lantern!

Geek Dad - Amazon.com $8.82

A great book full of geeky projects and DIY activities geek dads can share with their mini-geeks.

Sports Team Grill/Tank Covers - Walmart.com $17.99-$29.00+

Dad takes pride in grilling, so let him take pride in his favorite teams even when the grill is off! These grill and tank covers are available in dad's favorite MLB, NFL, or NCAA team.