First time Dads: custom gifts for sleep deprived dads everywhere

new dad

There’s no hangover like a newborn hangover and for the first time, the special man in your life is experiencing the next level exhaustion that only new parents go through – supreme tiredness mixed with endless love. 

There are plenty of ways to not only celebrate that love but provide a little relief, moral support and a good laugh to new dads. For the dads who like their shakes, a big brew of coffee or even an ice cold beer at the end of the day, we’ve put together six ‘save me’ custom gifts for sleep deprived dads everywhere.

 1.    Staying awake at the office

If this new dadda is up all night then upright at his desk all day, this Engraved Wooden “New Dad” Postcard with Stand will make a memorable addition to the office desk. Made from distinctive honey brown wood, it is professionally laser engraved with his baby’s name, birth date, height and weight. All the cherished details to keep him loved up all day and ready for the night shift! The clear acrylic stand makes the postcard easily displayed, so this new dad can show off his new little love to all.

 2.    Knock his socks off… the top gift ranking!

He’s opened new socks, undies and even a razor, all very useful! However what this new dad really needs this Father’s Day is a New Dad Father's Day Hamper – Printed Survival Kit, Bamboo Printed Photo Card and Engraved Wooden Keyring. Show him how much you care by covering all bases of the busy life he has right now. The printed survival kit is an ideal ‘go to’ pocket gift that can be filled with handy goodies to help him battle tiredness, such as Berocca, paracetamol and coffee bags. The bamboo photo card is professionally printed with bub’s photo – a forever gift that will make him stop, catch his breath and appreciate all the madness. The striking wooden key ring includes the birth date - the day his life changed forever. It is sure to stand out amongst the nappies and burp cloths when dad is searching for his keys in the morning. 

dad hamper

 3.    A meal on the run

He was a busy man before he became a dad, so now he’s even busier with a new little one at home. A personalised Father's Day Engraved 600ml Stainless Steel Black Protein Shaker is the ideal gift for a sleep deprived new dad who needs his sustenance… and he needs it quick smart! The BPA free stainless steel shaker is professionally engraved with a choice of six artwork options, making it a truly customised gift. Presented in a classy black gift box, you can nourish his love and wellness, as he nourishes his energy levels.

dad shake

 4.    Quench his thirst with love

He’s on the go, on the run, on the train and on nappy duties…. hard work! This sleep deprived new dad needs to keep an Engraved Father's Day 500ml Metal Water Bottle with him all times. Help him stay hydrated with purpose by gifting him a personally inscribed premium stainless steel water bottle that is insulated, meaning his ice cold water will stay cool for up to six hours. 

 5.    Time to refuel and recharge

He is sleep deprived, exhausted and still going. This Father's Day Engraved 500ml Stainless Steel Grey Thermos Flask is the ideal gift for a tired new dad who needs a break, is always on the go and who enjoys a special treat from the comfort of home. The BPA free, insulated flask keeps drinks cool for 24 hours or hot for 12 hours, so he can enjoy a cuppa on the morning commute, warm soup while getting fresh air at the beach, or a cold drink on a recharging bushwalk. Personalised with names and a special message, this could be the gift that the weary new dad really needs.

thermos flask

 6.    An invigorating ‘pick me up’ at the top and tail of the day

He’s up bright and early in the morning with the new bub. A hot coffee, nappies and cuddles is their morning routine. He works hard all day, whether it’s on the job, or as a stay-at-home dad. When the day is over, a cold beer is there to greet him and help him unwind into the night shift. A Father's Day AM Coffee Mug and PM Beer Mug Set is a fun gift for the new dad that can bring joy morning, noon and night. With his name professionally engraved on a premium ceramic coffee mug and a stylish 500mL European beer mug, you’ll have his first and last drink of the day set.

 Gifts for sleep deprived new dads everywhere

You might not help them sleep, but you can be sure to make them smile with a personalised gift for the sleepless new dad. There’s more to browse through at personalisedfavours.com.au