The 2018 Dad’s Day Gift Guide

by The TLM Team on June 5, 2018 in Gift Guides, Lifestyle,
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Father’s Day is fast approaching so don’t delay. Check out these gift ideas—you’re sure to find something special to show Dad just how much you care.

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Keep Dad’s Buzz Afloat: Perfect for a relaxing day in the sun this summer, Creek Kooler is an insulated, floating cooler with a kayak-like hull design. Dad can keep his food and drinks nice and chilly as he boats, floats or swims. It’s also the perfect place to keep any freshly caught fish! $165
Texas Ranger Whiskey: A handcrafted spirit from San Antonio-based Rebecca Creek Distillery named for the legendary law men, this is a blend of unique spirits, bourbons and pure limestone-filtered water from the Edwards Aquifer. It appeals to Dads who are true whiskey lovers and newcomers alike. $21.99 – $23.99
Aarke Premium Sparkling Water Maker: For all those dads who are part of the sparkling water craze (and who isn’t?), this sparkling water maker is the perfect gift. No more sending Dad to the store to lug home heavy boxes of expensive sparkling water. This machine will change Dad’s life—and his wallet!
Not Just Any Sock: Now available at REI, treat Dad’s feet to a Farm to Feet sock experience. Whether he’s a day hiker or tackling the Appalachian Trail, he’ll want to hike for days in the Damascus sock with its ventilation, targeted cushioning and extra protection in the heel, ball and top of the feet. $22.50
The Jelt Belt: In a variety of colors and styles (yes, camo) this is perfect for a Dad that loves outdoor adventuring. Made from recycled water bottles, its stretchy elastic makes it comfortable for hiking, biking, skiing and golfing! Plus, you can’t go wrong with the red, white and blue style for 4th of July! $32
Bacon Wine? Yes, Bacon Wine: Now we’ve seen (and tasted) it all! Bacon Wine is a fun and unique gift for any Dad—foodie or not. Warm red tones wrap around bold, rich and juicy flavors with a mouthwatering finish. What will they think of next? $19.99
Sleek, functional and delicious: Packaged in one-of-a-kind, daring red or black unbreakable stainless steel can, Stillhouse Spirits Co. offers its original whiskey in varieties from Apple Crisp to Red Hot. With the recent launch of Stillhouse Black Bourbon—the first bourbon rested and mellowed in roasted small batch coffee beans—there’s an option for every Dad. $13.99 – $29.95
The perfect Dad bag: Great for the boat, beach or a day on the move, a SWIMS zip-top Tote is a stylish bag for carrying everything Dad needs. Made in a durable, luxe nylon with leather handles, it includes an interior zipper pocket for keys, wallet and other valuables. $140


UncommonGreen’s Maps Pocket Flask: Give Dad a taste of home with something he’ll love using! This stainless-steel flask is personalized with Dad’s home state, completed with a sleek, matte black finish. $29.50
Dad Wood Love it: Woodworking is a fun and rewarding activity that Dad might just fall in love with. Filled with stunning photography, “The Wood Carver’s Dozen” includes simple step-by-step tutorials to guide him through 12 hand-crafted projects he’ll soon be bragging about to his buddies. $24.95
An Egg-Cellent GIft for Dad: Guys love protein and love the speed and simplicity of hard-boiled eggs but they don’t enjoy the peeling process. With the Negg Hard-Boiled Egg Peeler, he can quickly and easily have his breakfast ready to go in the morning. $17.95
KRUPS 4-Slice Belgian Style Waffle Maker: It’s a fact—guys love to make waffles for weekend breakfasts. Why not break in this compact goody-maker by cooking breakfast for his this weekend—then turn the spatula over and let him enjoy his new favorite toy. $59.99
Duchman Winery Vermentino: Grown in the High Plains by Bingham Family Vineyards, this Vermentino is made from 100% Texas grapes. Pair this beautiful white with seafood for a perfect Father’s Day meal. And, take a tour of Duchman when you’re in the southwest Austin area for a beautiful Mediterranean property. $20
Dad’s Guiltless Goodie: This Austin-based and family-owned company makes delicious treats so good, you can’t believe they’re good for you! Packed with antioxidants, protein and fiber, these healthy desserts will become Dad’s new favorite treat. From $9.99
This One’s a Hole in One: Help Dad get the perfect golf swing with Power Tee. Although pricy, this automated teeing system is perfect for the avid golfer, gadget collector and the dad who has everything! He’ll love showing it to the kids, too. $4,500