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Creative Ideas to Make Father’s Day Gifts More Special

June 6, 2011

This year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 19th, 2011.  The holiday always falls on the third Sunday of June in the United States.  Thinking of a gift for your father can be hard sometimes.  You don’t want to get him a generic, boring present, or “the usual”.  If you don’t know the list of typical Father’s Day gifts, here it is:

  • A “World’s Best Dad” coffee mug
  • Ties
  • Things for golf, or things that have to do with golf
  • A restaurant gift card
  • A picture frame with a picture of you and family members

Unlike presents for our moms on Mother's Day, the presents we give our dads for Father's Day could, over time, be described as "generic", "boring", or "the same old thing". Here are some creative gift ideas for dear old Dad.Although these gifts can be appreciated by any father, they are mostly boring, not creative, and repetitive.  You should get more creative with the things you can get, or do, for him on this special holiday to show your appreciation.  Here is a list of some things that you can use as a base of your present, adding your own personal touches along the way:

These are just some of the things off the top of my head; you could get even more creative and do something amazing for him.  Fathers Day is a holiday to show your appreciation for your father.  You don’t have to spend a lot of money on the holiday, since you can show your appreciation for your father in so many ways.  So get creative and come up with something he will cherish!

Dannielle Kyrillos, editor-at-large of Daily Candy, discusses with Better TV a number of creative gift ideas that you can try as well!

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Gift Ideas for Under $10!

January 28, 2010

Have you ever sat down and tried to compile a list of gift ideas for under $10 for any occasion of the year, whether it’s Christmas, Mother’s Day, or Valentine’s Day?  BetterBudgeting.com author, Michelle Jones, has compiled a money-saving list that will help you save money during this down economy.

  1. Whether you need to buy a present for a birthday, graduation, or Christmas, here is a list of gift ideas under $10 for any occasion!

    Gourmet coffees with a personal coffee cup

  2. Pound of pistachios
  3. Child’s artwork, framed
  4. Journal with special inscription inside
  5. Teacup with box of herbal tea
  6. Deck of cards and book of card game rules
  7. Homemade cocoa mix in a pretty jar
  8. Collage of special photos
  9. Gel pens and pretty stationary
  10. Bottle of sparkling cider
  11. Home baked bread, include recipe
  12. Disposable camera or rolls of film
  13. Basket filled with deli cheese and fruit
  14. Craft supplies
  15. Holiday serving bowl or platter

Read all 63 of her money-saving gift ideas here.

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