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10 gifts for daddy

Wii U

Nintendo has an amazing console in store for Christmas and it should please the whole family. The man in your life can play several games such as Zombie U, Call of Duty Black Ops 2, Rayman and Fifa Soccer 13. It is a wonderful gift that he will remember and you will not regret your choice because you will play too! But you should by it soon; it is already in store and selling fast! 

Wii U, several stores, $299.99 or $349.99

Fujifilm FinePix SL280

With its 28x zoom, this camera will provide high-quality photographs and will make a great Christmas gift. With its face detection, red-eye suppression and smile detection features, daddy will finally take the pictures of his dreams.

Finepix SL280, La Source, $249.99

 

Amerispa - Gentlemen well-being

We know that your man worked hard all year without giving his posture too much thought. Here is the perfect gift for a man who can appreciate being pampered. This relaxing moment includes a therapeutic massage; a detoxifying facial and a revitalizing leg break with access to the water facilities.

Gentlemen well-being – Amerispa - 139$

The World Atlas of Beer

It is said that beer has been nourishing, refreshing and warming the heart of men and their brides for thousands of years. Beer accompanies sports, friendship and activities and deserves acclaim. The World Atlas of Beer will help beer lovers learn more about their favorite drink and appreciate new varieties. 

World Atlas of Beer, Chapters, $21.95

Kids in the Hall box set

We have seen them thousands of times but they still make us giggle and we all know that a tired father often needs a good laugh!

Kids in the Hall, Amazon.ca, $52.99

Plain clothes

Give him a black shirt, a white polo shirt, a nice vest or even an expensive t-shirt that will make him look good. Avoid patterns and prefer color blocks that will be easier to match. The man in your life will appreciate knowing that you find him attractive.

BRAUN CruZer beard and head

A man can change his look simply by shaving his beard, moustache and hair. Here is the ultimate tool to trim it and change his look as often as he likes.

Beard and head CruZer, Centre du rasoir, $39.98

The Lord of the Rings by Wrebbit

The Hobbit will be coming to theaters soon and your husband just might rekindle with his passion. Here is the perfect way to enjoy the beginning of this new era with a 3D puzzle that will awaken the child in him and keep him busy during the Holidays!

Lord of the Rings Golden Hall, Edoras, Amazon.ca, $39.99

Snowshoes

There is a bright side to our cold winters and it is easier to notice when you have the proper equipment. Here is a way to explore new paths after a major snowstorm.

Faber Winter Leisure, Canadian Tire, $119.99 and more

Music!

If you are living with a music lover, if he knows everything about jazz, blues, country music and rap, maybe you can surprise him with… a show! The choice is yours, you can either pick something that he likes, take him to a classical music concert or buy him an Opera DVD such as this one, by Mozart.


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