Wednesday, April 4, 2007

6 Wacky Gift Ideas For Father's Day

Father's Day shopping can be a drag if you're on a tight budget, even more so when you're lacking gift ideas. You can't give him yet another singing fish so here are some great ideas for a fishing father for those on a tight budget.

1. Fishing T-shirts - Your father looks best with his clothes on, am I right? Cover him up with a witty fishing t-shirt or two. has some great shirts all well under $20.

2. Fishing Hat - Tired of seeing Dad's chrome dome get sunburned? Cover that receding hairline with a great fishing hat. has a bunch of funny ones. $15

3. Antenna Toppers - Is Dad starting to forget where he parked that car at Walmart? Help him find his car with a bobber or salmon head antenna topper. These fit on the end of a car's antenna and make finding your car easy. $6

4. Micro-Tech 6-in-1 Tool - Father's love gadgets and here is a neat one that fits on Dad's keychain. This durable and precision crafted 6-in-1 tool includes pliers, wire cutter, wire stripper, sheet shear, and both Phillips and flat screwdrivers and weighs in at only 1.6 oz.

The tool makes minor repairs, assemblies, installations, and hundreds of jobs an easy undertaking. The patented quick-release self-locking jaws keep this tool tightly secured to any key ring, eliminating the need for a belt holster. With a quick down turn of the legs, it�s released for use. This tool comes in handy on the road and at home! sells one in a cool gift tin so you don't even half to wrap it. $12

5. Survival Tool. Nothing says "I Love You Dad" like a handy pocket survival tool and nothing says "Can I borrow some gas money" like the $5 survival tool. You can see the $5 survival tool at

6. The Kitchen Fish - Does Dad like to cook? Protect his fingers from burns with The Kitchen Fish. This heat-resistant halibut is just what you need when fishing around your stovetop for hot items. Made of silicone "miracle rubber".

Outdoor Themed Birdhouses Make a Great Gift

Looking for a unique gift for your hiking, hunting, fishing, camping, kayaking, climbing or all around outdoors lover? How about one of these cool outdoor themed birdhouses from Fishboy?

Each outdoor themed birdhouse is ready to hang indoors or out and features ventilation holes and a door for easy cleaning at the end of the season. Bird houses shaped like shotgun shells, fish, fly reels, coffee pots, tents, kayaks and even hiking books are available.