8 Gifts to Give Dad for Father’s Day That Aren’t Ties

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Believe it or not, Father’s Day is quickly approaching, and the realities of buying dad another tie are sinking in. But what do you get the guy who has everything…or says he doesn’t want a present…or is still getting over last year’s chocolate fountain disaster? Here are some unique and healthy ideas that’ll have dad bragging to all of his friends (who got ties).

1. Garmin Forerunner 910xt

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Whether dad is a new or experienced runner, the Garmin Forerunner 910xt is a great tech accessory to have. In addition to calculating your pace, distance and heart rate, the GPS watch can also be used across all sports, not exclusively running. Maybe he’ll be so motivated, he’ll agree to run that 5k with you next month. Now that‘s a non-cheesy bonding experience.

2. Microwave Omelette Makerfather's day gifts, omelette maker

Making an omelette on the stove can be such a process, especially if you’re in a rush. Now, instead of dad opting for a bagel or something unhealthy, an omelette can be at his fingertips in just minutes, with minimal cleanup. Who doesn’t love waking up to a quick but delicious breakfast?

SEE ALSO Does An Egg A Day Really Keep The Pounds Away?

3. Golf Swing Analyzer healthy fathers day gifts

Has dad been working on his golf swing to no avail? Does he not play golf at all but always wanted to? This golf swing analyzer from The Sharper Image will measure his swing in three dimensions so he can fully improve his game..

4. iGrillhealthy fathers day gifts

Is dad master of the grill? This iGrill will be his new best bud. Its LED features will let him know when his steak is cooked to his liking.  It can also be used in the oven!

SEE ALSO 8 Things You Absolutely Didn’t Know You Could Grill… But Are Delicious!

5. UrthBox Subscription

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Maybe your father is trying to snack smarter. UrthBox supplies monthly packages of healthy and hard to find snacks, and you can choose what category you’d like those snacks to fall under (gluten free, vegan, diet, and regular). The small size comes with about twelve items, and the subscriptions can be purchased for three months, six months, or a year. We’ve received some pretty neat items, anywhere from all natural energy drinks to organic dark chocolate covered pretzels.  Give dad the gift of food exploration!

6. “Bar” Marquee

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Think dad’s man cave needs a little more decor than just dust? This spiffy wood and metal lighting fixture will be sure to class up his space without taking away from his prized jerseys.

7. Drive a Stock Car

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Has dad always had NASCAR dreams? Or maybe sometimes he just drives too fast on the highway? Give him the ultimate experience in speed with this stock car racing package. If he doesn’t want to get behind the wheel, there’s also an option to ride along while a professional driver tears through the track.

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