Father may know best but finding him the perfect birthday gift can be a difficult task. While there are plenty of sites online that offer up unique gifts for dad that you can spend hours looking though to find just the right gift that you think he will like, you might, instead, think of alternative gifts that you can give dad.
These gifts will be closer to the heart, and won’t cost you very much money at all. This comes in handy during these tough economic times.
1. Chore Certificates: Giving your dad chore certificates is a great gift for small children and adult children as well. These little gift certificates can be redeemed by dad anytime he wishes, and can include things like mowing the yard, raking leaves, or even washing his car.
2. Hobby Supplies: If your dad has a hobby that he is involved in, then you might get some supplies that he could use. This will enable him to enjoy his hobby without having to spend the money to purchase the things he needs. This will really come in handy if he needs a special tool or unique supply that he is having a hard time in finding.
3. Day Out: One of the best things you can get your dad for his birthday is a day out. If your dad is the outdoors type, then you can take him out fishing or something similar. Maybe you could take him to some kind of sporting event so he can watch his favorite team.
Whatever kind of gift you get for your dad on his birthday; being able to spend some time with him will be the best possible gift you could give to him, especially if you aren’t able to spend that much time with him on a regular basis. It is little things like this that can make it the most memorable day your dad has ever had.