Shopping for men over 50 can be quite a challenge. A 50 year-old man brings with him a lifetime of experiences, wisdom and a closet full of more belts, socks and ties than a church donation bin. Since you want his journey into the golden years to be a memorable one, here's a list of Gifts for Men over 50 that will help him along the way (or at least put a smile on his face). While we are having a little fun, we've still stacked this list with some honest to goodness great personalized gifts for men over 50.
An iPad - give him something so he can sit comfortably in his recliner and still control the world.
A Bubble Hockey table - He'll love reliving his childhood with an old school bubble hockey game.
Personalized NFL Locker Room Sign on canvas
A leather bomber jacket - complete with elbow patches.
Amazon's Kindle - he can enlarge the print and then won't have to wear his reading glasses. It also reads to you!
Camping Backpack from the Army Surplus Store - just like the one he had in the Boy Scouts.
Old Maps - he'll not only know how to read them, but how to fold them.
A GPS unit - reading a map while driving is never a good idea.
A set of personalized stationery cards - much shorter than a letter, it's clear who it's from and easy to drop in the mail.
Nose hair trimmer - more necessary than you'd think.
A new fishing pole - to replace the one he chucked into the lake last year.
The complete original Star Trek TV series on DVD
Monogrammed bath robe
Build a ship in a bottle kit
Nintendo Wii - they're not just for kids!
Membership to Wine of the Month Club
A subscription to Netflix
Textbooks from his childhood talking about how we'd all be living on the moon by now - just for laughs
An iPhone - he'll love scrolling and downloading apps.
Brew your own beer kit
Vibrating Football Game - bring back the frustration of watching your quarterback run in circles
A set of flavored olive oils - help him channel his inner chef.
Mr. Roger's sweater
A REALLY, REALLY, LARGE remote control
Season Tickets to a Minor League Baseball Team
Dance lessons - so he won't do the "dad dance" at the next wedding.
Stand up comedy classes at the local comedy club - he thinks he's funny anyway, let him prove it.
A powder blue jewel encrusted Elvis jumpsuit - why not?
Monthly vitamin and pill organizer
A WordPress.com blog - set it up, pick a theme and let there be blogging!
A red Radio Flyer wagon - preferably the All Terrain version.
Personalized Mallet Putter - nice!
Tuition for bartending college
Classic comic books from the 1960's and 1970's - you know he read Captain America every night before bed!
A 18 year bottle of Talisker Island Single Malt Whiskey
A hammock - to recline in while he uses his iPad to blog about his iPod.
The DeWalt 18 volt 9 piece Heavy Duty Cordless Combination Kit - hundreds of pounds of torque, thousands of RPMs and more teeth than a Tyrannosaurus!