Star Dad Picks for Father's Day
JAMES VAN DER BEEK
Before welcoming daughter Annabel Leah in January, the Friends with Better Lives actor was more than ready to admit that things may get tricky. But the father of three wouldn't have it any other way. "The kids are the best home base you could possibly have," he told PEOPLE. "It tethers you to reality. I can go to work and just go as far out as I can get and I know that by the time I come home, I'll be brought right back to earth."
MAKE YOUR OWN SELTZER
Buy It: SodaStream Genesis, $100; sodastreamusa.com
"Sparkling water on demand, with no more bottles taking up space in your fridge – or in landfills."
STAINLESS STEEL WATER BOTTLE
Buy It: Reflect Bottle, $30 (for 18 oz); kleankanteen.com
"Keep hydrated in style. No plastic, no smell. This goes everywhere with me."
Don't let the Blended star's powerful physique fool you! When it comes to family, he's a softie. He even starred with his wife Rebecca and five kids (Naomi, Azriel, Tera, Wynfrey and Isaiah) on his very own reality show, The Family Crews.
Buy It: Personalized Ecruwhite Correspondence Cards, $159 (for 75 cards and envelopes); crane.com
"A man doesn't know he needs this until it’s too late. Beat him to the punch!"
Buy It: Braun Old Spice Wet amp Dry Shaver, $60; walmart.com
"It's everything a guy needs to be well groomed and smelling good," says Crews, the face of Old Spice.
Buy It: Apple TV, $99; apple.com
"This little baby is like having your own private entertainment network. You can even access Netflix!"
SHADES THAT GIVE BACK
Buy It: Cliff Sunglasses, $95; warbyparker.com
"Cool glasses from possibly the coolest company ever: For every pair purchased, a pair is distributed to someone in need."
Buy It: Vintage Speaker Mini, $149; rh.com
"I have this superclassy, great-sounding Bluetooth speaker from Restoration Hardware on my desk."
Buy It: Men's Seamless Low Rise Boxer Briefs, $6.45 each; uniqlo.com
"You can't go wrong with new underwear. Get these; they're comfy at a good price."
The New York Knicks forward is often on the road during the basketball season, but when he's home he loves spending time with his four kids (Ar'e, Assata, Amar'e Jr. and Alijah).
SUPREME SHAVING KIT
Buy It: Lexington Collection with Ivory Pure Brush, $280; theartofshaving.com
"Being well groomed is important for any man. My favorite shaving kit is The Art of Shaving's Lexington Collection."
Buy It: Spiritual Gangster Tee, $39; spiritualgangster.com
"Yoga is a big part of my routine, especially in the off season, and this brand is comfortable and stylish."
When he's at home, the country star (who is currently on tour) is all about his kids (daughters Evie and Jordan, and son Knox). So what's their favorite family pastime? Watching their beloved Nashville Predators play hockey – even though they barely make it through the full game. "I'd rather go to half a game with them than see a whole game by myself. As long as we got to do something together, that's awesome."
Buy It: NHL 14 for Xbox 360, $52; gamestop.com
"It's the next best thing to playing real hockey, without the smell! Guys never outgrow video games, and as a dad, you get to use your kids as an excuse to play more of them."
Buy It: Whiskey Row Realtree Camo Patch Hat, $20; dierkswhiskeyrow.com
"Every guy has a go-to hat or two and this one from my bar in Scottsdale is definitely one of those for me."