Pyjamas and Socks and Ties — Oh, My!

The case for new “dad” gifts

Photo by INVICTUS Tailoring﹒sneaker socks on Unsplash


What did you buy for your dad last Father’s Day, for his birthday or for the holidays? If you’re like many, the gift was not very creative. There’s a strong possibility that you may have bought him one of the few “staple dad gifts” that we’ve come to know and not necessarily love.

Daily life and assorted ephemera about the trials and triumphs of raising kids

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Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Writer, Media Commentator, Podcaster and overall opinionated individual. I live in the past A. Lot. Follow me on Substack: LivingInThePast.Substack.Com

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