Mom Must-Haves: Father’s Day Edition


Father’s Day is just around the corner so this month’s Mom Must-Haves is for the dads in your life! We polled our group of writers, real-life Charleston area moms, to find out what Father’s Day gifts they have given and would recommend. So if you’re struggling with gift ideas this year, we’ve got you covered!


Custom Travel Coffee Mug

A few years ago we ordered one of those photo mugs from Amazon with our own photos on it that my husband had at work with him until recently. We’re making a new updated one this year.


BBQ Sauce of the Month Club

My husband loves BBQ and has a weird obsession with trying all of the BBQ sauces. Last year for Father’s Day, I went to Whole Foods and just bought a bunch of BBQ sauces and he loved it so much that for Christmas I got him a BBQ sauce of the month club. It’s honestly his favorite gift ever. I did set it up to come every other month because that’s a lot of sauce.


“Taste of the Carolina’s” Beer Flight Bag

Support local with Skip & Sully’s “Taste of the Carolina’s” Beer Flight Bag.
They partnered with French Broad River brewery out of Asheville and Olde Colony Bakery for the snacks. it’s a very unique gift that doesn’t exist anywhere else!

Non-Tipping Can Cooler

I got my husband this koozie that is supposed to be impossible to knock over for when he is paddle boarding and kayaking. My friend got her husband one too. And turns out they are a Charleston company!


Personalized Oyster Knives

A personalized oyster shucker is great for the guys who love oyster roast! And bonus, this is from a local Charleston company, Charleston Shucker Company.


Baseball Park Map Pint Glasses

For the sports-loving dad, these baseball park pint glasses from Uncommon Goods are a great, unique gift! We got them for my husband last year and he loved them! You can personalize with your husband’s favorite baseball team. If baseball isn’t his thing, this site has a wide array of unique gifts!

Craft Beer of the Month Club

For the dad who loves to try different beers, this is the perfect gift! Craft Beer of the month club searches out exceptional craft beers from around the country and then delivers the monthly beer club selections direct to your gift recipient’s door. You can choose an ongoing beer club membership or Craft Beer Club gifts to ship monthly, every-other-month, or even quarterly. Give 1 to 12 shipments and receive up to 3 bonus gifts and an additional $25 bonus with your order.

The Official Beard Bib

Ok, hear us out on this one! If you hate seeing your man’s beard trimmings all over the bathroom sink, this may be a gift for the both of you! Originally seen on Shark Tank, this beard shaving bib is designed to catch facial hair clippings to avoid clean up after trimming and allows for easy disposal.


What I Love about Dad Fill in the Love Book Fill-in-the-Blank Gift Journal 

This little book contains fill-in-the-blank lines to describe why your pops is tops. Just complete each line and voilà: you have a uniquely personal gift he’ll read again and again. Make it as tender, silly, or groveling as you choose!