Dads and kids are not entirely dissimilar, so it's no surprise that dads secretly love to play with their food. A condiment gun will give your dad an excuse to kick back and have fun without looking too crazy.
I won't lie—I'm terrified of needles, so the idea of an acupuncture mat doesn't exactly give me the warm fuzzies. But anyone who has ever experienced back discomfort will surely love this easy, at-home solution.
Acupuncture Mat & Pillow, $29.87, Nayoya Wellness, amazon.com
Whether your dad is already a master on the grill or needs some serious help to improve his skills, a set of gourmet seasonings will surely be appreciated (not to mention you'll probably get some good dinners out of it!).
Salt-Free Gourmet Seasonings Set of 6, $60, Gustus Vitae, scoutmob.com
Maybe your dad has that one special bottle of brandy that he wants to hoard all for himself. Who could blame him? Or maybe you've got some mischievous younger siblings who still live at home. In either case, this is a nifty way for your dad to protect what's important!