Living in a crazy world and surviving it for five decades is no easy feat. They have gained enough experience to understand how the world works. If they think they already know everything the world has to offer, surprise them with a curated list of 50th birthday gifts that will definitely blow their minds off – from simple everyday items with a funny twist to tools that they never even knew existed. One thing is for sure: no matter what you pick from this list, this will not fail to make their birthday extra special.
50th Birthday Gifts
Fifty The Ultimate F Word Mug
Make their mornings brighter by waking them up with a good laugh whenever they reach for their daily cup of joe. This funny coffee mug will show them that age is really just a number and fifty is just another F word. With this positivity every morning, coffee will taste even better with every sip they take. Whenever they feel a little down during the day, they can always rely on this cup to give them a little perk-me-up to keep their spirits up. Plus, built to last, it resists fading and scratching even with frequent usage, so it will keep them company for a very long time.
Pinty Fitness Vibration Platform
A 50-year-old can still make everyone turn green with envy with his beach body by working out daily on the Pinty vibration platform. There’s no need for him to do back-breaking exercises to achieve his dream body when he has this because all he needs is to stand on the platform, do some balancing, and execute some resistance training exercises. This routine will not only help keep the excess calories at bay but will also tone his muscles to make him look fit. By improving his circulation, this machine will keep his body energized and ready to tackle any activity that he needs to do on any day.
SPAM Can Safe
If her sneaky grandkids always find a secret stash of cash, she will be over the roof when you give her this can safe. Nobody will ever suspect that their favorite can of SPAM is a treasure trove filled with loads of money. She will no longer need to go to her pantry and keep an eye on it because the kids will surely find it hard to notice anything different from a regular SPAM can. This is a perfect duplicate of the real thing from its size down to the tiny details of the label. It opens from the bottom and has a wide opening that allows folks to fit other kinds of valuable items in it.
Serving Stand and Trivet in One
Make her birthday cake the star of the party by putting it on a pedestal using the Trivae all-in-one holder. This multifunctional tool is great to use as a display stand in any table setting. Not only is it helpful to make everyone notice her elaborately decorated cake but will also be indispensable when she holds pizza parties for her circle of friends. When cooking, this can be her little assistant to hold her pot lid as she stirs her stews. During mini gatherings, she can also convert this into a trivet to hold different platters of dishes she will serve for her guests.
50 Things to Do When You Turn 50
Never lose his way as he navigates new territories in his life when he has this bucket list book. This will be his personal guide on what to do next once he steps foot into his 5th decade on earth, suggesting new ways to make his days interesting now that he has more time on his hands. It will also introduce him to a new perspective on seeing his life as a beginning and not just an end. After all, turning 50 is just a start of a new chapter to explore the things he never had the time to do when he was still young.
Nostalgia Retro Electric Water Kettle
Preparing the afternoon tea will never feel like a chore again when she has this Nostalgia electric kettle. This will not only give a pop of color to her kitchen but it will also boil water in just a few minutes thanks to its 1,500-watt power. She’ll definitely look forward to preparing snacks every afternoon because she’ll be able to use this kettle that feels like a blast from the past. Its retro design will definitely bring a wave of Nostalgia and make her go back to her childhood where she sees her mom preparing the afternoon tea for the whole family.
AeroGarden White Sprout
Bring the garden into your own kitchen by growing herbs in this AeroGarden planter. Folks will be amazed and feel like they are witnessing magic when they see that these plants can grow without the use of soil. With just a mix of water, plant food, and LED lights, herbs can grow up to 10 inches tall in the planter and will instantly brighten their kitchen counters with a splash of green color. They can enjoy a depth of flavor in their meals using fresh herbs without suffering from painful backs and knees due to sowing in the garden.
Silicone Shower Foot Scrubber
Don’t make a 50-year-old bend down just keep up with making their feet and toes squeaky clean at all times. This foot scrubber will easily do the job for them. It’s a multifunctional product that will become indispensable in their bathrooms. It will keep their feet smooth and shiny like a baby’s through its delicate silicone scrubbers. However, it does not stop there because this can also serve as the bathroom slippers that will help prevent them from slipping on the floor. With powerful suction cups on their soles, it can strongly grip any tile surface even when wet.
Toysmith Deluxe Zen Garden
Give her a chunk of paradise in the comforts of her home when she has this desktop zen garden. She no longer needs to go through the hassle of driving long hours just to enjoy the feel of the sand on her hands. This kit will make her build a diorama of a beach that she can use to calm herself down when she’s filled with anxiety. She can set it according to what she wants and decorate it using the pieces that come with the kit. By drawing multiple circular patterns on the sand using the small rake, she can channel the negative energies away and achieve a zen-like inner peace that Kung Fu masters achieve during their meditations.
Himalayan Glow Bowl Salt Crystal Lamp
Every day will feel like a spa day when you give them this Himalayan Glow salt lamp. This will not only make the ambiance of their home relaxing through its soft orange glow but also give them the best sleep in their lives. When the salt is warmed up, this will release negative ions into the air. When inhaled, it will signal the brain to produce more serotonin, which is the hormone responsible for a good night’s sleep. Not only that, it comes with salt balls that they can use to roll the tension away from their tired muscles. They’ll definitely wake up feeling energized every morning.
Loryergo TV Tray
No table? No problem! Any space can become a comfortable dining area when she has a TV tray, which will easily give her a stable surface to put her food on when she is hungry. It’s the perfect furniture to use when she wants to enjoy her dinner while watching her favorite series on TV. It’s also good for breakfast in bed when she wants to surprise a loved one on a special day. When she’s not eating, she can also use this as an extension for her workstation for her hobbies. Use this as additional storage for her crafting or painting materials when not in use.
Professional Series Garment Steamer
The appearance of wrinkles on the face may be unavoidable with age but a person’s clothes will never have a crease when they have this garment steamer with them. These will effectively smooth out any folds in any clothing in no time with the help of steam. There’s no need to exert force just to flatten out the wrinkles, making it very friendly to your back’s health. This is one of the best 50th birthday gifts out there that will make the receiver’s life easier. They just need to hold the nozzle close to the fabric and it will straighten itself up like magic. Plus, it sanitizes them in the process and eliminates any odors that haven’t been removed while washing.
The Wave Bottle Spout Pourer
Nothing will make any celebration merrier than enjoying it with a bottle of wine. However, entering the golden year can also mean that the body is no longer as strong to take the aftereffects of drinking wine. They don’t have to sacrifice their love of drinking a good glass of wine if they have the PureWine spout pourer. This will be their new best friend during celebrations because it can remove histamine and sulfites from the drink to prevent any sensitivities. This also aerates the wine a little to allow some of the alcohol to evaporate while bringing more flavor to the drink at the same time.
Better Habitat Memory Foam Mattress
They will never shy away from going with the family on camping trips again if they have this memory foam mattress. No longer worry about not having a good night’s sleep when away from home because this mattress will make them feel like they are being carried by clouds. This will mold to every contour of their body and will give enough support to make them comfortable in any sleeping position. It’s easy to set up inside the tent when they are ready to sleep. All they have to do is unclip its fasteners, roll it out, and enjoy quality uninterrupted sleep.
Custom Moon Phase Necklace Pendant
For people who have reached their prime age at 50, customized gifts are the way to go. Reaching this age is a milestone in itself. Remind them how precious they are with a personalized moon necklace that shows the exact phase of the moon on the day they were born. Women at 50 will love this one-of-a-kind necklace. Choose the chain’s color and style to match their style and highlight the pendant that gives them a sense of pride and confidence. With the pendant bearing their birth date, it is a constant reminder of their 50 glorious years on planet Earth with the moon as their witness.
Stretch and Fresh by Emson
Eating fresh food every day is the best way to stay healthy and reach the golden age 5-0. Support their journey to a healthy lifestyle with Emson silicone food storage. With its airtight and leak-resistant feature, food stays fresh longer. Practical items are a hit for middle-aged folks. Emson food storage is safe to use in the microwave, freezer, and dishwasher. Prepare food in advance, save some leftover items, keep fruits and veggies fresh, and use it for to-go meals. It works in a variety of ways that further enhance their way of life.
Washington Post Historical Front Page Puzzle
Celebrating a big milestone calls for a great throwback of the glorious years. For your loved one who is embracing the big 5-0, give them something they can enjoy while reminiscing about the past. The 400-piece jigsaw puzzle of the newspaper’s front page on the day they were born is a great piece to giveaway.
Don’t have enough time on your watch? This jigsaw puzzle will save you the headache of looking for a presentable wrapper. Coming in a stylish presentation box, all you need to do is provide the birth date and they will receive the appropriate front page that corresponds to this date. Fun to solve and memorable too.
Personalized Whiskey Barrel
At 50, men usually age like fine wine. To commemorate this wonderful occasion, present them with a personalized whiskey barrel. Wine and whiskey lovers will go head over heels with this wine accessory. The good news is that you can even have their name engraved on the barrel, adding that extra special touch. The 1-liter barrel can serve as a display and a barrel to age liquor. Sitting perfectly in a bar or a man’s cave, this is a one-of-a-kind wine accessory that will blow anyone’s mind, and will also be the talk of the town at his birthday party.
The hard truth about getting old is that one tends to forget things easily. When a person gets to his 50, this can become more evident. If you are looking for something practical that can make a difference in his daily life, the Chipolo Bluetooth tracker is the key. No more instances of having to turn the purse or house inside out to find missing items. With Chipolo, all they have to do is press it twice to find the missing item via the Chipolo app. The finder can give them an alert if they leave anything behind like keys or wallets. Find the item on a map without any hassle.
Konig VHS-C Cassette Adapter
Memories from the past should be cherished, not fade away with time and technology. People who were born 50 years ago would have precious moments in VHS or Betamax forgotten by time. Hit them with the nostalgic wave using the Konig VHS tape adapter. Don’t let the memories of yesteryears rust away with obsolete technology. Relive them with the adapter to play all the videos recorded in the VHS-C tapes. This will also be a great opportunity to show the younger generations the older technologies before computers and USB devices.
Aquala Bathtub Caddy
Hitting the 50 mark is a great milestone in itself and deserves a great reward. For your family member or friend who is turning half a century old, the Aquala bath caddy is a wonderful treat that makes them feel like a million bucks in an instant. Bring the spa experience home using, and experience being pampered like a king or queen in the comfort of their own house. Let all those stresses from their 50 years on Earth pop like bubbles and melt away with the warm water. Experience the luxury without breaking the bank right in their own tub.
YNM Reading Pillow
Reading or working on the bed has become a norm for a lot of people. If your loved one is fond of reading books or browsing the net on the couch or bed, having a comfortable pillow is essential. Give them sufficient and effective breaks in between through the help of the YNM reading pillow. It is not only a great support for the back but it also offers other features. Among the other items and features included in the set are a coffee holder, eye mask, neck pillow, and sidearm to rest those exhausted hands. On top of this, it can be converted to a blanket after unzipping the zippers on either side of the pillow.
Give the elders their independence back and not be limited because of their mobility. The body becomes more fragile as someone turns 50. Don’t let age be a hindrance for them to move seamlessly on their own. Using the sock slider, putting on socks has never been easy. Half a century has passed and they can still manage to do things on their own, which is a feat in itself. Putting on socks shouldn’t be a hassle regardless of age and circumstance. Sock slider does just like that. Wear whatever socks they have without needing to bend over or twist their body.
H2ofloss Dental Water Flosser
Clean, well-flossed teeth are not only visually appealing but it also is the basis for long life. Regular floss can hurt the teeth and gums. Instead of letting your loved ones bear the pain, give them the H2ofloss dental water flosser. This is one of those toiletries your folks would not think they need. Until they get one and use them. The H2ofloss flosser is safe to use and pressure can be adjusted depending on their preference. No more extra noise as if they are drilling in the teeth. Plus, it can be used by everyone in the family. Flossing has never been enjoyable until H2ofloss came.
Hand Grip Strengthener
Reflexes can weaken as years pass by. The love for music, sports, and arts doesn’t age but the ability to deliver magnificent performance can be affected by their physical limitation. Prevent potential injuries and rehabilitate hands from injuries, arthritis, and carpal tunnel. The finger exerciser is the best tool to use to increase strength, endurance, and dexterity. Musicians who play various instruments like piano and guitar, artists can create more quality artworks the world needs now, while sportsmen can still break their records. And this is possible even if they reach 50 with the help of the finger exerciser.
World’s First Adaptive Slipper
Wearing shoes as you get older can become challenging. Lessen the stress for your folks through Silvert’s footwear. Your dad or brother will love the soft foam sole and the easiness of wearing the shoes. No more shoelaces to tie with the hook-and-loop fasteners. Men want to be independent even in their old age so equip them with clothes and accessories that are easy to wear. Walk safely with the anti-slip feature of the shoes. The removable insoles make it safe to use even for diabetic men. Have peace of mind knowing they can walk comfortably and safely every day with a pair of excellent walking shoes.
Let your folks appreciate the good life with the use of new technology. Install and connect the Echo Studio to Alexa and let Alexa do everything for them. Even if your loved ones live by themselves, they won’t have to worry as Alexa will accompany them. Alexa can play their favorite song, read the news, and even look for answers to any question they have. This is not just a speaker with great sound but can also adapt to any room. It will adjust the sound to the size of the room to provide the best music.
The Motorized Spinning Mops
Mopping the floor can be a nuisance for people who are experiencing waist and backaches. But with the Bulbhead floor mop, everything is a breeze. Unlike regular mops, Bulbhead is equipped with two spinning heads to sanitize and clean the floor. Also, it is powered by a motor so it spins by itself without any pressure from the one holding the mop. At 50, you would want to give your folks the best life. Remove the pressure of doing household chores, and make their lifestyle easier than before. Recharge up to 90 minutes ready for another round of cleaning.
The Original Bathroom Toilet Stool
Prevention is better than putting someone in danger. Folks who are turning 50 may argue that they are still able but nothing beats preparedness. Being one step ahead is the best way to show that you truly care for their safety. The squatty potty is the stool that will make all the difference when using their “throne.” Made from plastic and can support up to 250lbs, this squatty potty will save your folks from a lot of headaches in the future. Safety is the priority that is why you have to consider its durability and effectiveness. Cleaning won’t be an issue either as they can easily wipe out any dirt from the stool.