May 25, 2015 05:01AM
● By Family Features
Through the years, he’s always been there to help you along. Show your appreciation for dad with special gifts he would love to receive. Check out these gift ideas to make this Father’s Day one he won’t forget.
- Give a Moment, Not Just a Gift
Louis M. Martini Winery reminds us to “Seize the Cabernet” and share a moment over a glass of wine this Father’s Day. Give the wine, share a glass and enjoy a special moment with your dad — or any dad. For a limited time, the winery is offering two Seize the Cabernet collections: a Seize the Cabernet Trio ($100) and a six-bottle, Ultimate Seize the Cabernet collection ($375), each with a collector’s box and available at www.louismartini.com.
- Ultimate Gift for the King of the Grill
Give dad what he really wants this Father’s Day — steaks fit for a king. Make him smile with Omaha Steaks King Cut steaks, which include a 36-ounce New York Strip, 48-ounce Ribeye on the Bone, 48-ounce T-Bone and 72-ounce Top Sirloin. Available in cuts as thick as 3 to 6 inches, this is one gift he’ll love so much, he may feel generous enough to share. For information, visit www.OmahaSteaks.com/KingCuts.
- The Gift of Smart Home Safety
Give dad peace of mind when he is away with Kidde’s RemoteLync. The Wi-Fi enabled remote notification device plugs into a single outlet and listens for a home’s existing smoke or carbon monoxide alarms. A patented technology distinguishes between alarm beeps and background noise. When triggered, RemoteLync alerts you and your designated contacts through a free app on iOS and Android devices, email and text message. There is an option to call 911 directly. To learn more, visit http://remotelync.kidde.com.
- Sound on the Go
A portable speaker is the perfect gift for a dad on the go. Kinivo’s ZX100 mini speaker is small enough to fit the palm of dad’s hand so he can take it anywhere he goes. With a price as modest as its size, this portable speaker offers the quality and features, such as a rechargeable battery, to make it a sound gift dad will surely appreciate. Learn more at www.kinivo.com.
- Smart Connectivity
Keeping in touch with dad has never been easier — or more stylish — than with the new AQUOS Crystal smartphone. With its stunning picture quality, vibrant display, incredible audio capability and a sleek, 5-inch edge-to-edge HD screen, AQUOS Crystal revolutionizes the mobile phone experience. The chic, compact exterior houses a smartphone powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat and supported by the ultra-fast Sprint Spark network. Explore phone and plan pricing at www.boostmobile.com.
- Hand-y Tool Set
For the dad who is happiest when his hands are dirty, Husky Mechanics Tool Set gives him everything he needs to work on his car and tackle household projects. With 111 pieces, it offers two ratchets, 70 sockets, 22 bits and 14 hex keys in a case perfect for storing in the shed, tossing in the back of the truck or tucking away in a closet. Visit www.homedepot.com for additional details.
Photo courtesy of Getty Images (father and son)