10 Things Every Dad Should Have

As a father you set the tone and model for how a man should act for your children. Additionally, you set the example of what your daughter should look for in a man. So it is important that you not only act as a good person but act as a good man. There are certain things every man should have at any given time in his home and some on his person.

1. A pocket knife that ideally has been passed down in the family. Every man should have a nice pocket knife.
2. A suit that you can actually fit into.
3. Exercise equipment of some type. It does not have to be a full on gym but every day should have some exercise equipment.
4. A set of tools to get any job done at any given time.
5. A single meal that you can knock out of the park 100% of the time. Ideally you would want more than one but at least one.
6. A nice cast iron stove
7. An everyday carry (EDC) list of items. doesn’t have to be extravagant. It can be as simple as your phone, wallet, and a multi-tool.
8. An outdoor bag. One that is good for hiking, camping, fishing, anything in the great outdoors.
9. Some form of firearm. You should be able to protect yourself and your family at any given time.
10. Finally, a nice work bench put those tools to use. Make items for the kiddos and the wife.