Win an HP Mini Notebook for Daddy!

Father’s Day is this Sunday (you didn’t forget, right?) and you probably already have a present (right?) but why not win him an HP Mini 110 Notebook and give it to him as one of those extra presents? This week’s giveaway is sponsored by HP and we are all about the Dad’s.

One thing that’s great about giving away a mini computer is that you really don’t have to convince anyone why it’s great. It’s obvious. But let me tell you the specs, in case you’re not quite convinced.

  • Hard Drive is 250GB
  • 10.1″ Screen
  • 92% Full-Sized Keyboard
  • Nice Touch Pad
  • 1.60 GHz Intel Processor
  • HP Webcam
  • Read More About it Here

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Winner will be announced June 21 – The day after Father’s Day. I know it’s late but who doesn’t like a really fun awesome late present?

Remember if you’ve won before, you can always win again! Random.org determines the winner. ¬†Sorry, US only.

UPDATE: Congrats to @2boysblue!! Thanks to all those that shared their great father’s day memories and gift ideas. I wish we had hundreds of Netbooks to giveaway!

410 thoughts on “Win an HP Mini Notebook for Daddy!”

  1. Jack says:

    My wife won’t let me buy one, so the only way I’ll ever get one is to win it.

  2. astorey says:

    A harley robe. big n comfy

  3. Lisa says:

    Since my dad has most everything that I could afford to give him, he asks for the standard: socks, underware, wallet, and jeans. Nothing very exiting. My dad has been a truck driver most my life, this would be a great way for him to keep in touch on a more personal level. It would blow his mind to have his own laptop in the truck.

  4. Lea Jones says:

    I am already registered through email.

  5. Lea Jones says:

    I would love to receive this, in order to finish writing my particular work!

  6. Jody says:

    I baked my Dad a cake. I do not know how to cook, so this was quite a challenge; besides I don’t earn enough money for gifts with all my bills. This was my special gift for Dad.

  7. Jan Sheldon says:

    My dad is gone now, but every gift I gave him, he would say that he loved it. :) He was a great guy. I miss him a lot. If I had to pick one gift it would be a tie. I know, I know, it’s cliche, but he always liked the ties I gave him.

  8. Brad says:

    I am going to wash and wax his car!

  9. Charlotte Lapham says:

    Dad always says that he just wants my “love”!

  10. nicole says:

    i could not get my dad anything last year or this year i am disabled with two kids.

  11. estella miller says:

    Follow on twitter. @wins4me

  12. estella miller says:

    My dad always loved movie collections, so we always tried to find some really unique films.

  13. Summer says:

    I follow you on twitter @sweetone624

  14. Summer says:

    He loves to get movies, so we get him one every year.

  15. abitnerdy says:

    Subscribed to your e-mail subscription woohoO!

  16. abitnerdy says:

    Following @Shoplet on Twitter! :) @abitnerdy <3

  17. abitnerdy says:

    This may be a little late, but I hope it’s okay. This year I got my dad some Kenneth Cole shoes and a Hugo Boss Belts. He wears Hugo Boss jeans all the time, but with any old belt so I got him a belt to match, his shoes were a must because he only wears one type and rebuys them again and again everytime they wear out. haha. Hope Shoplet had a great wknd as well! <3

  18. Colleen says:

    That would be sooooo great!!!

  19. Judith Rabinsky says:

    He’s been a good father to four and loves to keep in contact via Skype. He uses the yard tools from last year, but having a newer computer would be great!

  20. Miranda Johnson says:

    tweeted – http://twitter.com/bctripletmom/status/16666640037

    @bctripletmom

    bctripletmom at gmail dot com

  21. Miranda Johnson says:

    Facebook fan – yes…fan…have been…would you rather I say ‘liker’? ;)

    Miranda Johnson

    bctripletmom at gmail dot com

  22. Miranda Johnson says:

    @shoplet twitter follower – @bctripletmom

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  23. Miranda Johnson says:

    Email subscriber.

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  24. Miranda Johnson says:

    This year I gave him a card set in a wooden box.

    bctripletmom at gmail dot com

  25. Carole Spring says:

    dinner at a restaurant of his choice

  26. roger says:

    Fishing rod

  27. diane says:

    following on twitter :)

  28. diane says:

    Following on fb :)

  29. diane says:

    I have given my dad a subscription to his favorite magazine plus a gift certificate for his favorite restaurant. :)

  30. KD Munoz says:

    When I was in middle school (dinosaurs roamed according to my youngest)… We had a school fair, for which I saved my money to go. Well, it was during school and the science teacher did engraving, I got a necklace engraved for him. Unfortunately- then I wasn’t one to complain but the engraving may have been better if I’d have done it with hammer & nails myself. It was pretty ugly. He’s still got it in his jewelry box tho!

    @FLboyzmom

  31. Shelbie Johnston says:

    tweeted you what I gave my Dad :)
    http://twitter.com/SweepsCat713/status/16674463196

  32. Shelbie Johnston says:

    FB fan for awhile now :) Shelbie Johnston

  33. Shelbie Johnston says:

    I am subscribed to your mailing list, sweepscat713@aol.com

  34. Michelle Simons says:

    I dont think i have my facebok link right. I dont know how or where to get the link to my wall.

  35. Shelbie Johnston says:

    I’ve given my Dad everything from flowers, lamps, books and DVD’s, and many more! Today I gave him a new DVD movie, he loves movies :)

  36. Michelle Simons says:

    I posted on my wall on facebook.
    http://www.facebook.com/#!/profile.php?id=626906573

  37. Michelle Simons says:
  38. Michelle Simons says:

    I am a Facebook liker. I am Michelle Singer on there. @MCJunkie

  39. Michelle Simons says:

    I follow you on twitter. @MCJunkie

  40. Michelle Simons says:

    I subscriber here.

  41. Michelle Simons says:

    I have giving Dad flowers, a Shaving kit, Toenail clippers, Colonge,a nice leather wallet.

  42. Marsha Jones says:
  43. Marsha Jones says:

    I just followed on Facebook (Marsha Saenz-Jones) @goalmom5

  44. Marsha Jones says:

    I follow on Twitter: @goalmom5

  45. Marsha Jones says:

    Dad is so hard to shop for. In the past, my brother, sister and I have each given him a gift card from one place so he can get a big ticket item of his choice.

    @goalmom5

  46. Elaine Kontra says:

    I tweeted too. Have a nice evening this fathers day:)
    http://twitter.com/Lanieekat/statuses/16667106144

  47. Elaine Kontra says:

    You are liked on facebook also

  48. Elaine Kontra says:

    I follow on twitter as @lanieekat

  49. Elaine Kontra says:

    I’ve given my dad homemade cards, handdrawn pictures, giftcards, and taken him out to dinner

  50. Michelle Rosborough says:

    Follow on facebook

  51. Michelle Rosborough says:

    Follow on twitter
    @dolls123

  52. Kyle K. says:

    Shared on FB

  53. Celissa Jones says:

    Lottery tickets.

  54. Kyle K. says:

    “Liked” you on Facebook.

  55. Brei S. says:

    Shared the link on FaceBook!

  56. Karen says:

    I like you on Facebook.

  57. Karen says:

    I signed up for the blog.

  58. Karen says:

    I have started writing down my best childhood memories and sharing them with my dad. He has all the “things” he needs so I thought it was time to tell him why I love him so much!

  59. hminnesota says:

    twitter follower
    hminnesota

  60. hminnesota says:

    like you on FB:heta s

  61. hminnesota says:

    in past couple of years, I have given DH:wallet,sneakers,dockers khakhis and cuff links..

  62. DJ says:

    I follow @shoplet on twitter, @crumbdonut

  63. DJ says:

    I subscribed to your blog rss using google reader.

  64. DJ says:

    Hmm, I’m trying to remember what I’ve given my dad before. We all just try to make the day easy for him to relax since he is always so busy trying to get things done and care for the family. He gets greeting and gift cards, a home cooked meal, and some peaceful time together.

  65. Caleen H says:

    I have been following the blog for a while, and now I also “Like” you on Facebook and follow you on Twitter! I can’t get enough odd, random, but interesting tidbits about strange and unusually awesome office supplies!

  66. Shannon says:

    I tweeted @shoplet what I gave my dad here:
    http://twitter.com/luv_mydachshund/status/16585907323

  67. Shannon says:

    I like you on facebook

  68. Shannon says:

    I follow @shoplet on twitter via @luv_mydachshund

  69. Shannon says:

    I subscribe to your blog by email.

  70. Shannon says:

    One of the best gifts I ever gave my dad for father’s day was a photo album of photos of some of our special times together. I’ve always been daddy’s little girl & we have many special memories together.

  71. Michelle says:

    a gift certificate to Amazon…

  72. Elaine says:

    Years ago I gave him either Peanut Brittle or chocolate. Last year it was a Walmart PC, so far this year he has Herbie the Hamster electronic pet coming his way!

  73. Kat says:

    I tweeted about last year’s gift here: http://twitter.com/Katmospheric/status/16568058310

  74. Kat says:

    I follow you on Twitter – I’m @Katmospheric

    Thanks for the opportunity and Happy Father’s Day to all the dads!

  75. Kat says:

    I’ve given Dad many gardening related gifts over the years – one of his favorite hobbies. As an avid reader, he also loved to receive books as gifts. But his favorite hobby is gadgets – the more high tech the better. This would be a fantastic gift for him!

  76. Sidney Cook says:

    Signed up for your blog via email listed above

  77. Sidney Cook says:

    FB fan as Sidney Cook

  78. Sidney Cook says:

    Following you on twitter as @AnnickVer

  79. Sidney Cook says:

    Used to give my dad mostly books. He and I shared an interest in history.

  80. Elizabeth DeHart says:

    Unfortunately my dad passed away when I was 10. When my husband and I had kids he has received various camping and fishing gear.

  81. Lai T says:

    I gave my dad a vacation trip to Hawaii with my mom. : )

  82. Nancy K says:

    I like you on Facebook: Nancy E. Jaworski Krsulic

  83. Nancy K says:

    I follow on twitter @peatheski

  84. Nancy K says:

    for Father’s day I always give my dad the gift of not getting into serious trouble like my 6 brothers..daughters are so much better.

  85. Christie says:

    One year I gave my Dad guitar picks for his vintage Gibson flat top. Of course he liked them even if it was a cheap gift.

  86. Sandy says:

    twitter follower: @sjsisu

  87. Kelly L says:

    Gift card to a book store. Thanks!

  88. LeeAnn P. says:

    Email subscriber
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  89. LeeAnn P. says:

    I like you on Facebook: LeeAnn Prescott

  90. LeeAnn P. says:

    I follow on Twitter @murphykatt

  91. Jennifer P says:

    I am a fan or “like” you on Facebook Jennifer Allen-Phillips

  92. Jennifer P says:

    I follow on twitter @jenni104

  93. Jennifer P says:

    I subscribe by email

  94. Jennifer P says:

    I always cook a favorite meal and just do special things for him instead of purchasing something he really doesn’t want. He already has everything anyway too. So I just make it as special as I possibly can.

  95. LeeAnn P. says:

    All my Dad ever wants is lottery scratch off tickets. So that’s what he gets every year!

  96. Jill H says:

    Liked you on facebook

  97. Jill H says:

    Follow you on twitter @jillyrh

  98. Jill H says:

    Subscribed via email

  99. Ellen says:

    I follow you on Twitter-@tannawings

  100. Henley says:

    I liked you on facebook

  101. Henley says:

    Following @shoplet on twitter @henhenmac

  102. Ellen says:

    My own Dad has been gone since I was 15. but when I got married almost 34 years ago, one of the best gifts I got was my husband family- I got a new set of Grandparents and a Dad!
    We have always givin him a card and the best gift of all-time- we buy huge staks, and we spend the day grilling and hanging out with him :)

  103. Henley says:

    I’ve given my dad a nice jacket in the past for Christmas & I have made him somewhat proud that I’ve completed some part of schooling.

  104. Jill H says:

    I’ve given my Dad cologne, tools and taken him out to dinner in the past.

  105. Sarina says:

    We once took our dad to Vegas for the weekend! He had a blast!

  106. Kirsty says:

    My dad gets the same thing every year lately: a box of chocolate from See’s. I’ve tried giving him sentimental things but he never appreciates them, and he has everything else, so chocolate’s really all that’s left to give him!

  107. Cindy says:

    A couple of shirts, a coffee mug, and I took him out to dinner.

  108. Linda Doss says:

    Dad likes golf so he’s gotten golf supplies in the past.

  109. Judith Rabinsky says:

    The poor man got a shovel.he’s a good guy and he sure needs something more fun!

  110. Jerome says:

    One year I gave my father a sweat suit. He was so happy (I didn’t give him cologne) he started running up and down the hallway getting a workout. Maybe this time he’ll actually use a computer.

  111. Shannon says:

    Last year he go a new barbeque grill and the year before a hammock!

  112. Michelle Rosborough says:

    Postage stamps ;)

  113. Barbara says:

    My father has passed but would love to give this laptop to my
    husband. He is always very generous with gifts for me and I would
    like to do something really special for him.

  114. MIcheal says:

    a HUGE framed Jesus

  115. Libby says:

    Package of used training wheels

  116. Paul says:

    I gave my dad a lawn chair , a cooler and a fishing pole. After his many years and hard work in raising the family, I thought it was time for him to relax by a lake somewhere .

  117. Yechiel says:

    a box of crickets.

  118. Y Smith says:

    I just get cards for father’s day :)

  119. Vikki says:

    My son, is the pastor of our church. He is a dad who has been denied the possibility of being with his daughter Mahalia because she lives in California and we live in Ohio. He is always on the go as his passion and calling mandates his constant availability. His daughter sent me, the grandmother a video of her song she created for her dad for father’s day. He had to come to my house to view it and it was very touching. A new laptop would make their connection more frequent and they can always be in touch even when he is away helping others through the power of God.

  120. Annie P. says:

    A Card.

  121. Juan Haugaard says:

    I gave him a 250GB USB drive for his backups.

  122. Rhonda says:

    I got him a restored vintage WW1 watch.

  123. NancyC says:

    I usually give my Dad a card and candy. He has a sweet
    tooth! He’s never been big on the usual Father’s Day
    gifts and is hard to buy for. I know he would love surfing the web as he’s not able to do the things he used to enjoy.

  124. Khrysse says:

    I got him shorts and t-shirts. And I always take him out for dinner.
    In the past given him, cases of beer, wallets, candy and power tools.

  125. Hannah R. says:

    ugh, please delete the above comment. or just disregard it.
    I ‘like’ you on Facebook VIA my account name: Hannah Ralph

  126. Hannah R. says:

    I ‘like’ you on Facebook. I’m sure I’d like you in person, too. ;)

  127. Hannah R. says:

    Subcribed to your blog by e-mail: hanzralph@yahoo.com

  128. Hannah R. says:

    I follow @shopleto on Twitter : @soulhorse

  129. Hannah R. says:

    In past years I’ve gotten my dad tons of silly cards, but his favorite gifts are the ones I’ve made him. When I was in 7th grade I carved/sawed this piece of wood into the word “Dad.” He loved it and still loves it to this day. :)

  130. KenB says:

    Bottle of wine, local restaurant gift certificate

  131. Stephanie Schlegel says:

    A boat ride!

  132. Margaret says:

    Things I’ve given my father for Father’s Day. Hmmm. Insomnia, headaches, charcoal shoe liners, ulcers, back pain, grief, nose trimmer, heart palpitations, stress, chef’s hat, sass, worry, anguish, bag o’ rags, numerous reasons to disown me, negative cash flow, and pumpkin bread. (I love you daddy.)

  133. doris says:

    a tommy bahamas shirt

  134. Hratch says:

    Last year I overheated his car engine, so I gave him my car to
    drive. This year I had wood floors installed.

  135. Jerry Janow says:

    Among his hundreds of tools I try and find a tool he doesn’t have,Whew!! what a job.

  136. David Mock says:

    Quorum

  137. Rob from Whittier says:

    Golf balls…as it will probably be again this year! My dad is very low key & undemanding. Unlike his children (myself included!), I don’t know that he has EVER made a birthday or Christmas “list”. So we guess….& buy him movie passes, shirts that we HOPE he’ll like, and….golf balls.

  138. Harold Walker says:

    Last year for Fathers Day I gave want my Dad always wants and that is free maintenance on his computer. I updated and repaired several problems for him.

  139. Marlo says:

    Last year, I gave dad Crown Royal, or was it Jack Daniels, or was it Hennesy. Aw shucks, he got booze. Hey, it’s what he likes :-) Did I really just make my dad sound like a boozer?? He’s not. Love you Pops!!

  140. Katherine Smith says:

    Last year, I gave my dad a box of candy – before that a shirt – and a hat – laptop would be a much better gift

  141. Susan Baca says:

    A chicken.

  142. Barry says:

    Tools, clothes, stuff like that, but the other day he told me he wished he had a computer and new how to use it so he could email his grandchildren that live far away.

  143. Jules says:

    Last year I was still i nursing school, so all I could afford to get him was a card… :( But if I won this–it would DEFINITELY make up for last Father’s day! :D

  144. Mike says:

    I gave my Dad a break from being Dad by staying out of his hair and trying not to do anything stupid.

  145. James says:

    My dad has received every kind of gift known to mankind, but has told me the one he appreciates most is the gift of time, time with me, and time with my family. Happy Father’s Day to All!

  146. Carol says:

    clothes :(

  147. Sharon says:

    I generally give my dad some yummy snacks; jelly beans, chocolate covered peanuts, snack mix, etc. I like Shoplet on Facebook… I shared this on Facebook with comments… Happy Father’s Day to all fathers! :O]

  148. Christie says:

    Last year, all Dad got was a homemade cardboard cutout of a tie my toddler decorated with stickers, pom poms and glitter!

  149. Gilad says:

    I am shoplet email subscriber too..

  150. Jay says:

    Cash & flowers

  151. Megan says:

    A card. We were on vacation and well, it sort of just ‘popped up’ while we were there! Oh, we let him haul the chairs and beach umbrellas too!

  152. Steve says:

    Cards :) That and I take him out to dinner.

  153. george says:

    My father is extremely well groomed and loves clothes. His favorites are the classics, a fine navy blazer, cashmere sweaters, wool slacks. One time we found a pair of vintage tiffany cufflinks which he loved. this year he decided to go back to work and had to learn how to use email and the internet; he really gets off on emailing his grankids. I would love to get him the notebook because it would knock his socks off thinking he is hi-tech.

  154. Anna Bogier says:

    I’ve adopted my cousin’s husband as my dad since my father passed away and I just love surprising him with things he’s never seen or done before, such as Dinner at Pegasus in the Meadowlands in New Jersey along with money to bet on the horses, (he’d never been to the race track), seeing a live play, getting tickets for one of his favorite artists, Tina Turner, having him walk me down the aisle two years ago, clothing, making some of his favorite dishes unexpectedly, so that for him, any day can be Father’s Day.

  155. Fran V. says:

    Last year I got him shower curtains..we were just moving and I thought it was a funny gift. This year, I’m sure he’d like something more personal like the computer.

  156. Barbara says:

    My father lives 1200 miles away, so we celebrated Father’s Day a week early as he and my mother were in town. The gift our family gave him was time spent. That is his love language. We set aside time from our busy schedules and spent time with him watching the game on TV, eating meals together and just sharing special times. I will also send a card telling him that he is the King of my world.

  157. Kim Kenty says:

    My email address if I win is below.

    kim.kenty@ars.usda.gov

  158. Kim Kenty says:

    I used to try to find different gifts for my dad like a new food to try or some new tool he didn’t have.

  159. Patti K says:

    My Dad is the hardest person to get a gift for that is within my budget. A netbook is out of my budget but he would love it! I usually get him MEAT! That’s right….prime steaks and burgers.

  160. Vivian C says:

    I give my father DVD every year because he likes to look at a lot of movies.

  161. Kim Kenty says:

    I subscribe by email.

  162. octopusgrabbus says:

    I have given my father clothing, network technology, a printer, and cash over the past few years.

  163. Bill P says:

    More…Last year I got him a large LED flashlight with about 200 LEDs on it. Its state of the art and throws lots of light!

  164. Bill P says:

    My birth father died when I was just 13 but I was fortunate enough for my mother to remarry 4 years later to a great guy who was always generous with me and taught me many handy auto and home improvement skills. For years, I have tried to recognize his generosity by buying him unique gifts on Father’s Day, be it the latest and unique tool and or a new state of the art computer or electronic accessory. His face has consistently shown his excitement and delight to receive these gifts from me through the years.

  165. Audrey H. says:
  166. Audrey H. says:

    I clicked the share on facebook link. Thanks.

  167. Audrey H. says:

    Liked you on facebook Audrey H.

  168. Audrey H. says:

    Am following on twitter @pelletposy

  169. Audrey H. says:

    Subscribed & confirmed to the email newsletter via feedburner.

  170. Tasha says:

    Ties – Lots of ties (Hey, can never have to many fancy ties), Pofessional pictures of all the kids, jewelry, golf stuff, steaks…the list goes on and on.

  171. Audrey H. says:

    I gave my Dad a little spell checker since he loves to do word puzzles.

  172. Debra P says:

    I subscribe to your blog via email :)

  173. Felicia B. says:

    I am subscribed via RSS

  174. Felicia B. says:

    I am following on Twitter @tigpooh1516

  175. Debra P says:

    I also “like” you on facebook Dee Pearlste….

  176. Debra P says:

    I follow on twitter @MissingLynxx

  177. Felicia B. says:

    I “like” you on Facebook

  178. Debra P says:

    Comfy clothes – sweatshirts and sweatpants – hopefully with his teams: Pats, Red Sox, Celtics!

  179. Felicia B. says:

    My dad collects Nascar cars and memorabilia, so mostly that is what he gets. I am hoping to find something unique this time around and this would be a great way to switch it up! Thanks for the great giveaway!

  180. Angela says:

    golf balls but never got a chance to take him to use them. :(

  181. Kristine says:

    Last year he got Wisconsin Cheese! Best in thee world but still he got cheese!

  182. Allen says:

    We would give him a tie, a “spiritual bouquet”, and a big hug.
    I miss him!

  183. Lisa says:

    I “liked” on facebook! :)

  184. Lisa says:

    I took my daddy out for sushi dinner! It was delicious! :)

  185. Lesleyanne W says:

    Last year he received a cooler for his boat that plugs into the cigarette lighter and electronically keeps items cool in the boat or car! He loved it … but would love this computer more!

  186. Debbie M says:

    well he got a jogging suit.. tried to encourage him to excercise.. and it was all i could afford, but he was happy! he may have a heart attack if he won a laptop since he never has had one before.!!!!!

  187. Shuree says:

    Fishing stuff. hmmm pick me! he can leave my computer alone. lol

  188. Amy says:

    I once made my dad some papier mache art: an oversized baked potato. He still keeps it in his office to this day.

    I like you on Facebook.
    I follow you on Twitter. :)

  189. BONNIE W says:

    I never knew my Dad – he and my mom divorced before I was old enough to remember him and he died last month. If I win this laptop I’m going to use it to start my own bookkeeping business from home.

  190. Norm says:

    All I will give my Dad this year is a homemade card telling him how much I love him.

  191. cory says:

    I bought my dad a peach tree.

  192. natheena says:

    liked and shared on facebook.

    last year my daughter wanted to give her daddy skydiving equipment so he’d be safe in the sky, the year before that it was clothes….he definately preferd the skydiving stuff!!

  193. Joan M says:

    We skip the usual ties now that Dad doesn’t wear them anymore. He likes to read so books and gift cards from our local bookstore have been happily received. Also bicycling stuff and music dvds.

  194. Jeanne says:

    last year, it was a subscription to all the soccer channels directv offered. come in handy for world cup! could follow all his favorite teams on that netbook!

  195. JanieL J says:

    Sometimes it’s a gift card to one of his favorite fishing equipment or hardware stores or things for his salad garden. Mostly it’s just showing him that he’s very loved and appreciated.

  196. Jan says:

    A used computer, that he is still using.

  197. Cathy says:

    I usually give my dad something that’s related to golf…this year it’ll be another golf shirt.

    I “LIKE”‘d you on FB!

  198. Gina says:

    Navy books and dvd set so he could relive his “glory days.”

  199. Shirley says:

    Usually all he gets is a card; maybe, a shirt

  200. Jeremy C says:

    I follow you on FB as “Jay Cee”.

  201. carol says:

    My Dad has alzehemiers,I wrote him a poem..

  202. Rebecca says:

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  203. Rebecca says:

    I am following your emails in my other email address.
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  204. Rebecca says:

    I have given him clothes, cards, lots of boring stuff, this would be an amazing gift!

  205. ewc says:

    I will find a dad to give this to if my entry wins :)
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  206. Robin says:

    My dad is trying to get healthy and so my brother and I bought him a heart monitor
    heart monitor to wear when he works out at the gym as well as a
    collection of workout shorts and shirts.

  207. Bonnie S says:

    Email subscriber.

  208. Bonnie S says:

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  209. Carol says:

    My dad’s gone now. I can’t even remember what I gave my husband last year, which is really sad. Probably a book–he’s a HUGE reader. He’s getting golf shoes this year, which he picked out, which is also kinda sad…

  210. Bonnie S says:

    The same thing I get him every year – a giftcard!

  211. Deborah Anderson says:

    shared on facebook

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  214. Deborah Anderson says:

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  215. Deborah Anderson says:

    My dad always loved anything to do with the Old West, so getting gifts for him was pretty easy. :) Books, movies, western tv show DVDs, western shirts, anything to do with horses, etc.

  216. Brett says:

    Every year he asks for a gets a “manly” DVD. Last year it was Outlaw Josey Wales, before that A Bridge Too Far.

  217. Erin Walsh says:

    Following on Twitter under ewalsh1

  218. Erin Walsh says:

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  219. Erin Walsh says:

    Subscribed to email

  220. Erin Walsh says:

    My dad died awhile back. But my favorite father now, is my son’s dad. And last year we bought him a bunch of BBQ equipment.

  221. Elrose says:

    Got him fishing tackle last year, usually it is gift carts to Cabelas or Scheels

  222. Selina says:

    Dad got a gas grill last year. But Computer would be best ever

  223. Lesb says:

    Last year was an iphone!!

  224. bp says:

    I gave Dad a tablet input device for handwriting. I’m also thinking of giving him a laser printer…I think this netbook might be a bit small for his older eyes….but still….

  225. Jolene says:

    My Dad died from cancer in 2008. In the past his favorite Father’s Day present was for me to make him a lemon pie and lima beans with ham. He was easy to please and I miss him terribly.

  226. Pat Hepler says:

    I have given my dad problems and lots of love and care. As far as gifts go, he has received trees, clothes, watches, and numerous tools over the years.

  227. Lisa K says:

    I’ve given my dad all kinds of things in the past – books, videos, shirts, taken him out to dinner, etc. A few years ago, my dad didn’t want anything to do with a computer because he thought he’d break something. Now that my mom got him interested in being on the computer, he loves to play games and even has a facebook account! Unfortunately, he has to compete for use of the computer with my mom and two teenage siblings! I would love to be able to give him something like this.

  228. Dennis says:

    Last Father’s Day gift to my dad was one where we both benefitted. My planned gift to him was a pill cutter, so I went to the pharmacy with him to pick up his prescription which he paid for with a check. I had placed the pill cutter on the counter too and it got rang up at the same time as his prescription. The check total was for the prescription and my Father’s Day gift – the pill cutter which he did not notice. Though somewhat “devilish”, to make amends I took him out for dinner. It sure was a good gift though, he still is using it!

  229. Suzieq says:

    magazine subscriptions; national geographic, gift cards, Bass Pro and Restaurants, Fishing trip, shirts, ties, wallets, pictures, etc. But, a laptop would be absolutely awesome

  230. Laureen says:

    Mostly I’ve given my dad high blood pressure. Actually, I think I’ve only given him one thing in the 52 years he’s been a dad. That was a rose bush (it died) that was a combination Father’s Day & birthday present (May).

    He needs a puter!

  231. Adriane says:

    I gave him a picture of the fam framed last year w/ a card

  232. Kristy Schwab says:

    My dad is 1/2 way accross the country so I send him gift cards to his favorite restaurant (Red Lobster) and for his fishing & boating (Bas Pro). This would be the ultimate gift he would then be able to skip his great grand children.

  233. Cindy says:

    Last year Dad in our house got a regulator for the gas grill. My dad got movie tickets…and we always do a picnic which is the best part of spending Father’s Day with all the father’s in our family.

  234. Lisa S. says:

    Dad died from pancreatic cancer in July 2006. I am looking forward to seeing him again, as we both put our faith and trust in Jesus Christ.

  235. reneb says:

    new home office desk last year

  236. Maggie says:

    A hedger. He was thrilled:)

  237. Angela says:

    Last year we gave him a portable CD player and gospel music.

  238. Laureljaz says:

    1 year subscription to Netflix.

  239. Kristy says:

    added email address

  240. Kristy says:

    liked on facebook

  241. Curtis says:

    I have always given something from the heart. Why you ask my father always gave the best he could to his children. Even if it meant he went without. He always liked gifts that we made for him as kids. Things like drawings, pottry, and I once made him a pencil holder for his desk out of a soup can and paper and its still on his desk and he uses to this day. Im 41 years old. LOL funny but cute huh. Now today the end is almost here! My father was diognosed with small cell cancer 3 years ago and he has been beating it up till about a month ago he now has a hard time getting around and spends alot of time in his recliner. He loves to talk to his ex army friends and play computer games. But says that it hurts to sit at his desk and talk and play I believe this would be a great gift for me to give him….

  242. Jean Bissell says:

    Big hugs & slippers!

  243. Lorna says:

    I had my grandfather’s name enscribed on the Ellis Island Wall since he had arrived in the US through Ellis Island.

  244. Joe says:

    I don’t set aside a particular day to show my love and appreciation for my father. Rather, I try to do that on regular basis. Life is too short to wait for one day each year. Some of my fondest memories are the fishing/camping trips we would take together when I was younger. I am planning a fishing/camping trip with my father and son. To me, spending time together on a regular basis is the ultimate gift. Of course, that will include a fishing license and other fishing related gifts too.

  245. Kristy says:

    My dad has gotten home accessories, hunting equipment, gift cards, clothes. However, my sons gave their dad a camera a few years ago that was stolen out of our vehicle parked in the driveway at our house. Last year my husband sacrificed and give up fathers day so my oldest could play in a baseball tournament. He is now a stay-at-home dad and this notebook would be a wonderful gift for him.

  246. pauline says:

    I always gave my Dad silly little things like lottery tickets, a talking fish. One year I bought him his fishing license. My Dad passed away this March and this will be my first Fathers Day with out him. But the love I gave him year after year is the best present any daughter could give

  247. Elizabeth Dominguez says:

    We got our dad a gift certificate to go sailing on the beach. He has yet to use it because he is waiting for my sister or I to come down and sail with him, but we can never come with enough time in the summer. We’ve also gotten him the “usual” man stuff but I think his favorite gifts are always polos from our colleges. He has one from University of Florida and one from University of Wisconsin-Madison that he wears a lot! It would be awesome to win this because he is always complaining about computer problems. He calls us all the time with questions on how to fix the bugs on his ooooold computer.

  248. Leesa says:

    We got dad a gift certificate for the golf course. The netbook would be an amazing gift this year!

  249. Kyle says:

    Fishing trip on a charter boat…btw that’s what my kids are giving
    me this year….they rock!!!

  250. Paul D says:

    Peanut Brittle and pictures of the grandkids…

  251. Carolyn Barnett says:
  252. Carolyn Barnett says:

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  253. Carolyn Barnett says:

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  254. richard m says:

    A Poem:

    You have your club, you have your boat,
    For which you rightfully can gloat.
    You have a Volvo, big and blue,
    You have a new CD-drive too.
    You have 5 grandkids, how ’bout that,
    You wear their pictures in your hat.
    You wish your kids would be like you,
    And keep traditions as a Jew.
    You miss your wife, but love to dance,
    Which often leads to new romance.
    You’re easy and you’re difficult,
    You play your trumpet with a mute,
    You sit, play Freecell, and compute,
    At night you eat a piece of fruit.
    You sometimes yell vs. consult.
    Except on Mondays you exult,
    When demonstrating your ‘tumult’.
    “What kind of soup?”, they may request,
    “Good soup”, you answer, half in jest.
    But when your kids have needed you,
    You’ve always been there, coming through.
    And that’s one reason why it’s true,
    That RAM LIM LAM appreciate you.

  255. Carolyn Barnett says:

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  256. Candi says:

    I gave my Dad pictures of him playing with his Grandsons! They are his pride and joy!

  257. Carolyn Barnett says:

    I subscribed via email as carolynishis(at)gmail.com

  258. Carolyn Barnett says:

    Expensive cologne

  259. Mary says:

    I have given him two beautiful granddaughters and alot of joy as
    well as heartache over the years.

  260. Kristen says:

    My Dad always loved chocolate covered strawberries

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  264. Mike Snyder says:

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  265. camdm says:

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  266. camdm says:

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  267. camdm says:

    We usually go with gift cards because he’s very particular. This would please him.

  268. Mike Snyder says:

    I usually give Dad food gift certificates since he live 8 hours away and he doesn’t eat out very much.

  269. Donna V says:

    An iphone!

  270. Daniel Lovejoy says:

    Nothing. He doesn’t like to celebrate Father’s day.

  271. Janice says:

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  272. Janice says:

    following as @cappytweet

  273. Janice says:

    actually my dad just wants to be treated to a buffet. :D I guess what they say is true – the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach (LOL!)

  274. Jeremy C says:

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  275. Jeremy C says:

    I seem to always get my dad shoes. One can never have too many pairs of shoes!

  276. Patricia says:

    best gift; his favorite home cooked dinner at our home.

  277. Patricia says:

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  280. John Darrow says:

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  281. Sarah Hirsch says:

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  282. Sarah Hirsch says:

    Last year I got Dad clothing, but this year I’m giving him a Kindle!

  283. Michelle Small says:

    I shared on Facebook. (via share button)
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  284. Michelle Small says:

    I tweeted what I bought hubby :)
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  285. Michelle Small says:

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  286. Michelle Small says:

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  288. Michelle Small says:

    Unfortuneately my dad is no longer with us. I remember giving him a clay mold made of my hand and he kept it in his office and now it is in mine. Last year I bought my hubby a new watch for Father’s Day :)

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  291. Susan ( @grumpy1970 ) says:

    I tweeted what I gave my dad! http://twitter.com/grumpy1970/status/16324245179

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  295. katmagick says:

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  298. katmagick says:

    Last year I took him to the casino. He lost but I won. Felt kinda bad. I did buy his lunch though.

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  300. chris swan says:

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  301. Deborah Curran says:

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  302. chris swan says:

    We got him a new lawnmower. Not very fun but it was what he wanted.

  303. Deborah Curran says:

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  305. Lisa Carr says:

    I shared on facebook.

  306. Deborah Curran says:

    A tiffany pen and pencil set one year and a tiffany letter opener another year

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    I subscribed to your RSS feed. Thanks for the chance to win :)

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  314. Melissa Lawrence says:

    I gave my dad some new shirts and pants last year

  315. AJ says:

    My father passed away 5 years ago :( My kids gave their dad socks underwear & a new shirt I made his favorite dinner & dessert for HIS day

  316. Charlette says:

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  317. Debra J. says:

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  318. Charlette says:

    I lost my dad last year so I didn’t get him anything (sad face)

  319. Katie says:

    Last year, I gave him a book of hubble space photography. He likes science, space, etc… and star trek!

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  325. Debra J. says:

    My dad has Alzheimer’s disease, so he can no longer use most of the “usual” gifts anymore. Even though he was a computer engineer, he now can not even turn on a TV. So, for the past couple of years, I’ve given him a coupon good for an evening at the local baseball park. We’re lucky enough to have a Single-A team and a beautiful new baseball stadium here in our hometown, so there’s no long driving involved. I purchase four handicap access seats right behind home plate and my parents, my hubby & I make an evening of it. Hot dogs, peanuts and Cracker Jacks are all on the “dinner” menu. He loves it!

  326. Kyle K. says:

    I follow on Twitter @KyleKHauser

  327. Larry Fullhart II says:

    Every year I gift him a subscription to online-sweepstakes.com We both love to enter contests. He won a trip to the Super Bowl last year.

  328. Kyle K. says:

    Subscribed to blog by email.

  329. Lisa Carr says:

    I’ve given my dad gardening tools for Father’s Day. It’s what he loves to do, so he’s always happy with my gifts.

  330. Kyle K. says:

    I usually give my Dad gift cards to his favorite hunting/fishing outdoor stores. A laptop would be great gift this year.

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  334. Ali says:

    I bought my dad a vineyard vines button down shirt and made him waffles and ice cream for breakfast.

  335. Diane says:

    My dad was a big Boston fan, so anything related to Red Sox, Patriots or Celtics he would love! I am tweeting @saraminda and liking on f/b following blog

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  344. John Darrow says:

    As a child, I usually gave my dad handkerchiefs. Later gifts included Bible commentary sets, Bibles, Louis L’amour books, cassettes or CDs. He’s now blind, so books no longer work.

  345. Heather says:

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  347. Heather says:

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  348. Heather says:

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  349. Heather says:

    I’ve given my dad golf shirts, golf clubs and golf accessories b/c golfing is his life.

  350. Sara says:

    I shared on facebook! :) (Via the link at the top of the page)

  351. Sara says:

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  352. Sara says:

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  353. Sara says:

    I always give my dad Academy giftcards. My kids give their dad (my hubby) razors, t-shirts, and undies.

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  359. Brei S. says:

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  360. Brei S. says:

    One year I gave my dad a mini bonsai tree and some of his favorite coffee. Last year I made him a Harley blanket. Giving him a laptop would be the best gift ever, for the both of us, because we could stay connected more often…as he doesn’t live close.

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  364. Jennifer B says:

    I usually give my dad lotto tickets and chocolate…he’s hard to buy for. He hates cologne, ties, socks etc.. all that boring guy stuff

  365. Patricia C says:

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  367. Patricia C says:

    I’ve give my Dad gift cards and take him out to eat.

  368. Dave01568(David ferrandino) says:

    I gave my father a trip to a local casino. Room and some spending cash
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  369. Sheryl says:

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  370. Sheryl says:

    My dad has passed away, but I would love to win this for my husband!

  371. Cathleen says:

    Bad Father’s Day gifts in the past: ugly t-shirts, ugly ties, and a shoe polish machine!

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  374. Amber says:

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  375. Amber says:

    Oh wow, this would be amazing to win. My dad doesn’t have a laptop, and I know he’d flip out if we won one! I’ve gotten my dad wallets, ties, cologne, and a pocket watch. Generally those “man” types of gifts. He’s always thankful but it would be cool to give something really awesome and totally unexpected! Thanks so much.

  376. Anne M. says:

    o gosh, ties, lol! But what he liked most was what I gave to him when I was 20- I wrote a long note, basically a letter, telling him how thankful I was to have him as a Dad, and reminicised about some of the memories we had together. He kept it in his wallet until he passed away, for 26 years. <3 I would love to win this netbook, for my dh, who is a wonderful father to our children–he complains everyone has a computer except for him, lol!

  377. Katherine says:

    Shared the link on FB Kathy P

  378. Nicole says:

    I gave my dad a set of golf clubs last year for Father’s Day!

  379. Katherine says:

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  380. Katherine says:

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  381. Katherine says:

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  382. Cynthia S says:

    Well, last year he got cologne, good stuff, but cologne none the less!

  383. Katherine says:

    Favorite Gift is Peanut M&Ms

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