Are you a last minute planner? Did you forget Father’s Day until, well, TODAY? You know, the day BEFORE Father’s Day? I’ve got you covered. Check out these last minute Father’s Day gift ideas that are either quick, easy, or both. I’ve also gathered up some “don’t” do gift tips from dads I know.
Father’s Day Meal Ideas
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Favorite drinks and snacks
Movie tickets with movie theater snacks
Gift card to favorite store or restaurant
Money for favorite leisure activity (golf, arcades, etc.)
Favorite music playlist, an audio book, travel mug, etc. for his work commute
Tickets to a baseball game, and not just for minor league family night
And then there’s feedback I’ve gotten from fathers on what many prefer NOT to get for Father’s Day!
Father’s Day ‘Don’t’ Gifts
Unless they specifically ask….
…Don’t make the day revolve around the kids.
…Don’t make them have to work.
…Don’t make them man the grill.
…Don’t make the day so busy that they can’t relax.
Whatever you do, however imperfect your spouse or ex might be, unless they are absolutely absent, make sure to help your kids honor them this Father’s Day. Yes, even if it’s last minute. I’m bailing you out here and hooking you up with some last minute Father’s Day gift ideas.
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