Father's Day is coming. Finding the right gift for Father’s Day is never easy. Here are some affordable and thoughtful Father's Day gift ideas for every budget, for dads with all types of interests.
Dads that cook
Dads will appreciate cooking with Dinner A’Fare, a family-friendly meal kit company with recipes that are pre-prepped and easy to prepare. Founded in 2007 by Stephanie and Ken Wright, the company works closely with local farmers, dairies and artisans to offer high quality and fresh ingredients. Meals change from month to month and might include Korean Beef Rice Bowls, Chicken Rustico or Shrimp Scampi. All meals include an ingredient listing and nutritional information, which can be customized to fit each individual’s lifestyle. For a limited time, use Fathers25 to receive $25 off orders. www.dinnerafare.com.
Refresh dad’s countertop appliance with the ToastWave, which offers 4-in-1 capabilities with a convection oven, air fryer, toaster oven and microwave. With its sleek design and easy to use functions, it will allow dad to experiment with a variety of different recipes while simply using one appliance. www.galanzamericas.com.
The fashionable dad
MagnaReady is the original magnetically infused shirt that does not require finger dexterity to wear – perfect for dads on the go. Maura Horton was inspired when her husband, a college football coach, had to rely on others for help when the effects of Parkinson’s disease prevented him from buttoning his shirt. MagnaReady shirts come in a variety of patterns and colors – perfect for leisure and the office. Prices start at $59. www.magnaready.com.
Men’s Duluth Flex Dry Cargo Shorts ($79) is the company’s best selling short with a relaxed fit and lightweight fabric for durability and built-in UPF 50 sun protection. Dads will appreciate the cargo pockets and moisture-wicking properties, especially during the summer months. www.duluthtrading.com.
Arc'teryx Kaslo Short Sleeve Woven shirt ($89) is a summer essential with its comfortable fabric and casual cut. Ideal for hot summer days and weekend camping trips, the breathable cotton-blend fabric is machine washable. Pair them back with the company’s Palisades Men’s short which is a light and functional short made with quick-dry TerraTex stretch nylon. arcteryx.com.
For active dads
Athletic dads will find Level Select’s CBD Sports Creams and Roll-Ons helpful in reducing muscle pain and aiding recovery. Available in three “levels” of its proprietary blend and backed by a former surgeon general, Dr. Richard Carmona, the line contains no THC. The brand has even become a favorite of major athletes, including former NFL quarterback Carson Palmer and MLB legend Steve Garvey. selectmylevel.com.
Tribit Fly Buds ($58) are the ultimate running companion with its reliable connectivity, long playtime (36 hours!) and easy touch control. The earbuds automatically power on and connect to your smartphone when the case opens, and thanks to protective materials, it’s waterproof to boot. www.tribitaudio.com.
Sanabul’s Men's 3/4 Length Compression Tights ($16) are great for any workout since they are suitable for both hot and cold climates. Composed of a blend of polyester, nylon and spandex to help achieve a perfect fit, they also provide UV SPF protection for outdoor pursuits. sanabulsports.com.
The Polar Ignite is much more than a GPS fitness watch. Designed with Polar’s proprietary, wrist-based heart rate technology to deliver fast and accurate readings, the tracker can help to redesign workout routines, ensuring adequate training and recovery is met. The Ignite also tracks your sleep stages and gives you detailed insights into your sleep quality. www.polar.com.
Send dads some love
Send dad chocolate chip cookies from Nunbelievable, which are like nothing you’ve ever tasted. The company offers a 12 piece Assortment Pack ($29) of their different cookie flavors ranging from peanut butter and oatmeal raisin to gluten-free double chocolate. Best of all, for every box (12-pack) of cookies purchased, Nunbelievable donates two meals to partner soup kitchens across the country. nunbelievable.com.
For chocolate that is a work of art, look no further than DeBrand Fine Chocolate’s Art Boxes, which are made of rich chocolate and include 19 decadent and luxurious truffles inside the “box." www.debrand.com/shop.
Re:THINK is keto and diabetic-friendly healthy ice cream and contains no sugar alcohol. With an assortment of flavors that include Black Cherry Vanilla, Chocolate Orange with Almond Butter and Coffee Hazelnut, the ice creams even have added health benefits: whey protein, green tea extract and prebiotic fiber that supports a healthy gut. rethinkicecream.us.
Send dad Country Archer Provision’s Road Trip Pack ($50) that includes a selection of grass-fed beef jerky and turkey jerky. Made in the USA with no preservatives, these packs are perfect as snacks for traveling, camping or anywhere. The brand’s newly launched Zero Sugar Beef Jerky includes 3 chef-inspired flavors like Spicy Sesame Garlic, Mustard BBQ and classic. Not only is this line sugar-free, but it is also free of soy, gluten and nitrates. www.countryarcher.com.
Talia di Napoli pizzas are handmade Neapolitan pizzas from Naples, Italy. Each Talia pizza is handmade in Naples by Master Pizzaiuoli using only 100% natural ingredients sourced from small local producers in the region of Campania. Still steaming from the wood-fired ovens, the pizzas are then individually flash-frozen to maintain freshness. This production process allows Talia pizzas to be completely free of preservatives, additives and GMOs. What’s more, Talia di Napoli offers free nationwide shipping. taliadinapoli.com.