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Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas He Will Love!

Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas He Will Love!

Father’s Day is almost here y’all! I am QUEEN of last minute gifts (usually because I procrastinate - not because I don’t care or forget). I’ve put together a pretty comprehensive list of perfect last minute Father’s Day gift ideas he will love!  


These are both products and experiences that any dad would truly enjoy. Let’s show Dad how much we love and appreciate him this Father’s Day!


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  • Big meaty breakfast made by the kids (with mom’s supervision & help if needed)

  • Parents ONLY date

  • Beer/pizza with the guys

  • Hike with the whole family

  • Spending the day with dad, doing whatever he wants

  • Let him sleep in

  • Alone time - to do whatever he wants.

  • Bike ride (bicycle or motorcycle)

  • Brewery/Distillery Tour

  • Escape Room Adventure with family or friends

  • Driving experience (high end cars, race cars, go-carts)

  • Fishing/Boating trip

  • Shooting range time



Food Related

Growler for Craft Beer



Travel Coffee/French Press

Blender for Protein Shakes

Whiskey Balls/Drink Set

Beef Jerky/Meats



Smart Home // Tech Dad



Dad Fashion

Dad Shirts


Sports Dad

Camping & Outdoors Dad


Have you got the dad in your life something special? Did the kids already make him a meaningful craft? Or are you a last-minute gift giver like me? Hopefully this Father's Day gift guide gave you some inspiration to help celebrate Dad.


I can’t imagine what it’s like to be a single parent and raise my kids by myself. I am so thankful for my husband and all the work he does as “Dad”. Let’s all show our husbands and dads some extra love this Father’s Day!

Ways to pack your carry on for a long weekend

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