Jolabokaflod is Iceland’s national holiday tradition. Loosely translated as “Christmas Book Flood,” Jolabokaflod is a practice where everyone gives books on Christmas Eve, then spends the rest of the evening curled up somewhere cozily reading those books. Continue reading
I’ll admit it – I’m a history geek. And these history buff gift ideas are exciting to me.
Note I don’t say I’m a history buff, because I forget at least half of what I read. But I’m happy to confess that I really enjoy history, whether it’s reading a biography that could double as a paperweight, watching a costume dramas set in a bygone era, or playing a history trivia game. So I think I might have an inside scoop on some great gift ideas for history enthusiasts if you’re in need of a few suggestions. Continue reading
For that bookaholic who only ever receives books, try something new: the Prism Bed Spectacles will allow them to read in bed while actually laying down! No more hunched back, messing with pillows, etc…. and even if they never use them, at least you’ll all get a good laugh out of it.
Ranked in order of spiritual edification:
1. Spiritual: Gospel Meditations for Men by Chris Anderson and Joe Tyrpak
ChurchWorksMedia.com is pleased to introduce Gospel Meditations for Men, the counterpart to Gospel Meditations for Women, which has sold over 9000 since it was published in 2010. Authored by Chris Anderson and Joe Tyrpak, the booklet includes 31 devotional articles that explain the gospel and apply it to the everyday lives of singles, husbands, and fathers. GM4M’s expositions and applications will be a great help to men, families, and churches. You can view a sample PDF (including the final cover) here and place your order here.
An amazingly cool lamp that will provide light to help Dad read his Gospel Meditations book.
3. Not-So-Spiritual But Still Cool: Man Cave Signs from Northwest Gifts
OK, so maybe these aren’t spiritual at all but what can better put a grin on Dad’s face than a Man Cave sign personalized with his name on it? Made from real wood in the USA, these plaques are our bestselling gift item for Father’s Day and Christmas. To further entice, here’s a 10% off coupon code for all our Man Cave Signs and Plaques, valid until Father’s Day 2011.