The “5 Gs” of

Father's Day Gifting

There are tons of ways to express appreciation for Dad on Father's Day and a bad tie isn't one of them. So where do you start? There are a few interests and gift themes which dads seem to universally enjoy. And conveniently they all start with the letter "G".


Gadgets and consumer electronics are one of the top searches on So picking out a new toy, preferably catering to his interests, will go over great. Whether it's a higher ticket gift like an e-reader, tablet, or smartphone or a cool accessory to complement this new toy, gadgets can make great gifts. Is he a iPad lover? The LifeProof Case for iPad has turned a lot of heads lately. We have tons of other fun electronic goodies dad will love.


Guys love to grill! There's something about putting meat (or veggies!) on to flame which speaks to a guy's primal instincts. And there's certainly no shortage of products to take Dad's grilling to the next level. Whether it's accessories for the grill, books on grilling or even fresh steaks or chops, he'll appreciate the thought. The new book "Wicked Good Barbeque" will take dad's grilling game to new heights. Here are some more great grilling gift ideas.


If Dad's lucky (...very lucky), he'll get to slip away for a few hours and play some golf on Father's Day. Not surprisingly golf gifts are a very popular choice for all those PGA Champ wannabes out there. But steer clear of golf equipment unless he's dropped a specific hint about the gear he wants. Instead, think of accessories or golf-themed gifts like some monogrammed golf ball money clip. Whether it's golf accessories, apparel, books or decor, we have a golf gift selection that's sure to please.


Help Dad help himself. Grooming gifts can be a great gift idea because most guys are a little bit hesitant to ask for them, yet tons of guys would like to try them. One great option is a grooming kit sampler. That way Dad can try a bunch of different products. And if he doesn't like one, it's no biggie. If he ends up really liking one of the products, then you know what to get him for his birthday! A great choice is "The Men's Soap Shop Grooming Set . Here are gifts to keep dad looking and feeling good.


Gift Baskets
We all know that the quickest way to dad's heart is through is belly. So for many dads the gift of food is a can't miss way to make his day special. Certainly, there are plenty of ways you can go about pleasing dads palate. You know dads tastes, so find a gift basket with all the goodies you know he likes. The great thing about a gift basket is that usually the whole family gets into the action to help him polish it off. Does dad have a thing for snacks? The Snack Gift Basket is sure to please.