As much as new moms deserve gifts of gratitude on Mother’s Day, so, too, do new dads who are splitting diaper and baby duty. Here, we’ve rounded up a range of gifts that will help the time-starved new dad who’s celebrating his first Father’s Day rediscover some sense of sanity — from organizers to sleep aides and time savers.
For the Dad Who’s Lacking Sleep
We’re a big fan of sleep masks here at the Strat, and we heard about this weighted one from someone who would know all about sleep deprivation, emergency physician Wallace Blake McKinney. He uses this eye pillow to sneak in naps in between shifts. “The weight is just right and it stays in place — lets me get comfortable on my side, too.”
For the Dad Who’s Lacking Sleep, Part Two
For the Dad Who’s Lacking Sleep, Part Three
For the Dad Who Doesn’t Have Time
Because showers are a real luxury to a time-starved person.
For the Dad Who Never Gets Out Anymore
For the Dad Who Needs to Organize
For the Dad Who Needs to Clean
For the Dad Who Wants to Save Time in the Kitchen
For the Dad Who Loves Taking Photos of the Baby
Everyone in the group thread is getting all of the baby-photo updates, but this instant camera will give him the chance to print out some of his portraits.
For the Dad Who’s Looking a Little Rough Around the Edges
For the Dad Who’s Been Changing Many, Many Diapers
For the Dad Who Needs Some Quiet
For the Dad Who Works From Home
Because kids’ messes tend to go everywhere, this handy screen cleaner will help keep his work station and laptop free of crumbs and debris.
For the Dad Who Gets the Sweats
With one of these smart thermostats, he can adjust the temperature to a perfectly chilled temperature with his phone.
For the Dad Who Could Use Some Relaxation
For the guy who’s been holding a baby for hours at a time.
For the Dad Who Doesn’t Have Time to Shave
For the Dad Who Doesn’t Have Time for the Gym
For the Dad Who Keeps to a Strict Schedule
A timer that comes in handy if you hate the grating sound of an oven timer, like to workout at home, or are maximizing your productivity.
For the Dad Who Could Use a Cold Beer
For the Dad Who Could Use a Cold Cocktail
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