This is not a list of the usual things you’d necessarily register for. Yes, I love the swings, the bouncy seats, the car seats that fit into the stroller. Those go without saying. They’re simply boring, lacking in technology, and not very manly. So here are the top 10 moderately manly things I really haven’t been able to live without since the twins arrive. Consider some of these ideas if you want to get out of the box with gifts for people expecting.
2. LG 370 Blu‐ray/network player. Best father’s day gift I’ve ever received. It was also my first. For no extra cost, I’m now able to watch my Netflix movies directly to my TV without running my laptop through the stereo receiver and VGA input on my TV. Simply fantastic.
to see this at Walmart for $30. I asked the nurse next time we saw her if they were the same ones and she said “yes”. So I bought it. It’s a few fractions of a degree different every time you use it, but if you’re worried about a fever and you’re not willing to create a crying machine at 3:30 a.m. by sticking the thermometer under their armpit, this is the solution.