Holiday Gift Ideas for Men!
Targus offers a full range of innovative accessories for your laptop, tablet and devices including sleeves and laptop bags, inverters and chargers, keyboards and mice, and much more. Their products would make a great gift for the busy professional. One such item is their Auto Power Inverter that is styled to fit right into your car’s cupholder. It includes a 120V AC plug, a USB port, and a Targus PPS port that can be used with the Targus Auto/Dual Digital Device Power Adapter. You can charge up to three devices at the same time including laptops, mobile phones, PDAs, tablets, video consoles, portable gaming devices, and more! This power inverter is great for keeping all those gadgets and devices charged while on the go and perfect for powering devices on your commute and road trips! The Targus 100W Auto Power Inverter Cupholder Style retails for $69.99.
Men love tech gear and you can find lots of great options available at Sam’s Club this year! For example, you can find VIZIO Bluetooth Stereo Headphones that deliver high quality and clarity with wireless freedom! Let him enjoy music and sound from a laptop, mobile phone, or even a VIZIO Internet Apps enabled TV as well as other Bluetooth devices. The headphones come in a lightweight and comfortable design and include a built-in microphone with Voice Enhancement perfect for phone calls over Skype! The VIZIO Bluetooth Stereo Headphones are originally priced at $48.86 but have a $20 instant savings offer through 12/19 or while supplies last. You can pick up the headphones online at SamsClub.com or head to your local Sam’s Club for more great gifts for him including TV’s, tablets, video games, gps, apparel, and so much more!
Philips Norelco offers a smart electric razor, the PowerTouch AT830, that works on both wet and dry skin. With its SmartPivot and Dual Precision heads that give a comfortable and close shave for both stubble and long hairs. Plus, it features a pop-up trimmer perfect for grooming sideburns or a moustache. When shaving is complete, the razor heads can be easily cleaned right in your faucet for better continual performance. The PowerTouch razor can shave for up to 50 minutes per each 1 hour charge. Look for the PowerTouch AT830 and other great options available from Philips Norelco such as their SensoTouch 3D Razor which you can save $20 with this printable coupon. Philips Norelco razors are available at your favorite mass market retailer and on Amazon. Also be sure to connect with Philips Norelco on Twitter. From November 19th through December 17th, followers will have a chance to upgrade their electric shaving experience with a daily giveaway of a PowerTouch with Aquatec razor!
Give dad the way to be entertained, informed, productive, and social all in a convenient portable device! The new BlackBerry PlayBook offers a portable and affordable 7-inch tablet that makes it easy to check emails, get social on Facebook and Twitter, play fun games through the app marketplace, edit and view documents, and so much more! Use the video store to rent or purchase movies and then connect the PlayBook using HDMI right to your HD TV to stream your movies! Enjoy video chat or take pictures using the forward facing 3 MP camera or the rear facing 5 MP camera that can record 1080p HD video clips! Connect to data services using your Wi-Fi, tethering, or BlackBerry Bridge service. You can get a BlackBerry PlayBook with a 32gb drive for $249, or catch it at its current sale price starting at $179.
NASCAR the Game: Inside Line lets you compete in head to head races and unique challenges in this fun new racing game. Use Career Mode to watch as your driver grows as they work their way up the ranks and win races. As you win, you can upgrade your car choosing from all the different aspects or specialize in a specific area. Follow the Career Schedule to enter and be alerted on new race events and sponsorships. The new game includes a new feature, Challenge mode, that lets you relive and rewrite highlights from the past two seasons. NASCAR The Game: Inside Line is available for Xbox 360 ($59.99), PlayStation 3 ($59.99), and Nintendo Wii ($49.99). It is rated E for Everyone. You can find this game at your favorite local retailer as well as on Amazon.
Keep your knives in shape with the Edge of Glory. This knife sharpener suctions right to the counter-top and features ceramic teeth that work on all types of blades including serrated. Save the trouble and expense of purchasing new knives by keeping them sharp and ready for use. Edge of Glory retails for just $10.99 plus S&H.
Enjoy the classic look of a lantern without the heat or safety concerns of a traditional lantern. The Olde Brooklyn Lantern uses LED lights that last up to 100,000 hours and features a built-in dimmer switch to adjust brightness. Just add (2) D Batteries and you’ll have something on hand in case of a power outage or for everyday use. The Olde Brooklyn Lantern retails for just $12.99 plus S&H.
Bormioli Rocco Glassware offers a wide range of glassware products and dishware items that are stunning and high quality. As one example, Bormioli Rocco’s Murano Cobalt Blue Glass Beverage cups are stunning and unique and would make a fine addition to your tableware set or barware. These cups feature vibrant cobalt-blue swirls and a hammered texture with a thick glass cup. They are even dishwasher safe for easy cleanup. You can find a set of 4 Bormioli Rocco Murano Glasses for under $20 on Amazon! Or, visit Bormioli Rocco’s website for even more product lines to fine something perfect for your place settings.
For those in your life that like the idea of preserving family memories but maybe can’t seem to get the motivation, Journal 10+ offers a unique spin on keeping a journal! The unique layout of Journal 10+ features a page for each day of the calendar year with just a few lines dedicated to each year with room to write over a 10 year period of time. Thus, every year as you approach a new day of the year, you can not only record memories of that day but look back on the previous year’s entry and reminisce about days long gone. It also includes a calendar page for each month to help you easily find past entries. Journal 10+ can be found on journal10.com or on Amazon and retails for $39.95.
Keep the cook in your life happy with an OrGREENiC saute pan with a durable and all natural ceramic coating. Nothing will stick so you can avoid adding oils and butters to keep your foods from sticking! You can use this 10″ pan to fry, saute, boil, braise and bake. This pan will last a lifetime with a replacement guarantee! We’ve been using this pan to cook our favorite breakfast entrees and love how easy it is to handle and appreciate the non-stick coating! The OrGREENic Saute Pan retails for just $19.99 plus S&H.
If you’re looking for a romantic gift for your partner, check out the KNEAD ME Massage Oil and Contour M stone set. This set lets you light the candle to create your own warm massage oil that can then be poured directly into the Contour M massage stone and massaged into the skin. The stone can be used on the dome side for large strokes or flipped over with the four small nodes for more pressure point work. You’ll love getting close and comfy together and relaxing with a great massage. The set retails for $45 and is available Jimmyjane.com. Note, this is an adult site. You can also find other more risque options available.
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Disclosure: Product samples were received by members of A Mom’s Take review team for inclusion in this gift guide. No other compensation was received. The opinions expressed above are my own and any claims should be verified on the sponsor’s site.