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Best gift for a Friend who is soon becoming a father

What could be best gift for a friend on becoming father.
I have no clue how this think work in Switzerland (I used to write Swiss before, but after reading some threads I think Switzerland will save me from some groans) . Back in my home country people usually gift the baby (mostly some cash in his/her hands) or bring some toys and baby stuff. But here I have ???


any ideas people .. would appreciate..
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Old 04.10.2011, 00:43
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Old 04.10.2011, 01:33
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Old 04.10.2011, 01:47
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What does "soo becoming a father" mean? He's absolutely, definitely the father? Or his partner is giving birth to the most enormous baby ever?
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Old 04.10.2011, 23:21
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Re: Best gift for a Friend who is soo becoming a father

I am not sure about the first 2 but he will definitely need a last one ..
but not a gift article..
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Re: Best gift for a Friend who is soo becoming a father

i mean soon...
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Old 04.10.2011, 23:25
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What could be best gift for a friend on becoming father.
A sidecar for his motorcycle.

Been there, done that (twice).

Alas, now they're old enough to need their own motorcycles/cars!

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Old 04.10.2011, 23:32
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My husband had gifts given to him for the baby from his work colleagues - more useful than whisky
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Old 05.10.2011, 00:06
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I agree.. Whisky/Scotch is good anniversary gift..



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Old 05.10.2011, 09:53
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Re: Best gift for a Friend who is soon becoming a father

A photo shoot for the father and the kid?

http://magnusbogucki.com/inf/photography-gift/
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I looooove that! Where can you get it?
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Old 16.11.2011, 11:33
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What could be best gift for a friend on becoming father.
I have no clue how this think work in Switzerland (I used to write Swiss before, but after reading some threads I think Switzerland will save me from some groans) . Back in my home country people usually gift the baby (mostly some cash in his/her hands) or bring some toys and baby stuff. But here I have ???


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bottle of single malt?
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Old 16.11.2011, 11:36
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Re: Best gift for a Friend who is soon becoming a father

A good book for fatherhood, written by fathers for fathers. I can recommend an excellent one, only i have totally forgotten the author and title. That is what children do to you...
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My husband had gifts given to him for the baby from his work colleagues - more useful than whisky
I think something for the kid would be useful. If it's their first you might get something like lego duplo starter packs, dads love to play that with their kids.
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Re: Best gift for a Friend who is soon becoming a father

Ok remembered. The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year by Armit Brott. One of the best books on parenting i have read.
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Or this:
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http://www.squidoo.com/dad-to-be-shirts
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Old 17.11.2011, 21:06
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A Spanish vasectomy? Are they better than the others, somehow?
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