For every man out there, not many things in this life can compare to when he becomes a father for the first time. While it certainly is a time of joy, there’s also that uncomfortable feeling of complete unpreparedness. But if that’s you, don’t worry; I’ve taken the time to provide you with essential items that will cover most of your bases. These are seven things every new dad needs in their life.
Atlas Coffee Club
When a baby is having difficulty sleeping through the night for the first couple of months, dad will need a little extra something to keep him awake throughout the day. Consider gifting him this Coffee from around the world subscription gift set. He’ll be able to enjoy a variety of delicious roasts from all over the world while getting that caffeine boost he desperately needs.
Bump Boxes Dad To Be Gift Box
There’s a lot of excitement and uncertainty for men at the thought of being a dad for the first time. This is why they’re going to need one of these desperately! This gift box set comes with a baby onesie, an I Love You Daddy book, #1 dad socks, Duke Cannon Bourbon soap, and, most importantly, a practical handbook for new dads. With these essential items, you’ll be prepared for just about anything!
This size-adjustable baby carrier will be a huge lifesaver when dad is still in need of both of his hands. It comes with a waist belt and padded shoulder straps for extra comfort and support, providing your baby from 0-36 months with a comfortable place to rest while hanging out with dad.
Tactical Diaper Bag
When you’re on daddy duty, there’s simply no telling when or where you’ll be when your little one needs a change. Whether you’re inconveniently stuck out in the middle of the grocery store parking lot or in a public restroom that doesn’t happen to have a changing station, as long as you have this tactical diaper bag, there’ll be no need for you to panic. The Tactical Baby Gear Deuce has been around for awhile and you can tell you have an original just by the style of the bag and layout of the pockets. It comes with a padded changing mat, stroller straps for carrying your baby, and interior pockets that provide plenty of space for all of your diaper-changing essentials.
Hot and Cold Therapy Burp Cloths
After all of their needs have been met, does your family’s newest addition cry more than usual or have difficulty falling asleep? Your baby may be colicky or have a fever due to teething and need extra assistance to feel comfortable and soothed. Even if your manliness is telling you otherwise, this Munchkin TheraBurpee colic and fever rescue kit will help you provide the comfort and gentle care your baby needs.
Daddy Sippy Cups
Much to be celebrated when a baby is soon coming into the picture. While a baby shower always focuses on the mom and the new little one, let’s not forget about dad! Bring a smile to that expecting father’s face with this Daddy’s sippy cup whiskey and beer glass gift set. Rest assured, he will need them at some point. This high-quality glass gift set is highly durable, and you won’t have to worry about the print fading when washed in the dishwasher.
One Line A Day Memory Book Journal
The end of the day is the perfect opportunity for a new dad to reflect on the good and the not-so-good moments of that day. This One Line A Day Memory Book Journal provides dad with a way to track not only the hilarious and memorable moments but also a simple way to learn from some of his mistakes.
These are seven things that every new dad needs to survive. Which of these do you plan on gifting to that special expecting father in your life? What are some other neat gift ideas for new dads that you’d be willing to share? I’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments down below!