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Father’s Day

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Breakfast In Bed For Dad – Easy Recipes

06/13/2016

Surprise the dads with breakfast in bed.  We often think of breakfast in bed for moms on Mother’s Day, but I am betting that breakfast in bed for dads would surprise and please them. For a simple breakfast, make a quick trip to McDonalds or Arby’s and pick up dad’s favorite fast-food breakfast. Have you […]

2 Are Better Than 1 – A Father’s Day Project

2 are better than 1.  If you are an adult and want to find a way to honor or please your dad, it is true that 2 persons working on a project are better than dad doing it by himself.  So a great Father’s Day gesture is to offer to help him with a project.  […]

Create a Sports Basket for Dad

I asked two Sport Enthusiasts (another word for Sports Nuts), if they were to receive a sports basket for Father’s Day or birthday or when they were in the hospital,  what would they like to see in that sports basket? They gave the following suggestions:  (These suggestions are also great for Christmas.) a coupon for delivered […]

A Long Lasting Father’s Day Gift

Are you an aspiring musician or writer?  Are you the artist of your family?  Use your talents and what you like to do to create a gift for your day. Write Dad a song, poem, or story.  Draw, paint, or sculpt him a piece of art.  Whether it’s about him or for him, you can […]

Hide And Seek Notes for Father’s Day

Emily Dockery has shared on the internet, 6 Ways to Honor Your Dad on Father’s Day. Here is one of her ideas which I really like: “Making dad feel special doesn’t have to cost anything.  Grab a pen and a pad of paper, then begin listing things you like and appreciate about your dad.  Write […]

Was He Proud of Me?

06/21/2015

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: he believed in me.” ~Jim Valvano

Fathers’ Day is June 16; so Fathers don’t forget that Fathers’ Day is a perfect time to tell your children that you are proud of them. Yes you heard me right: Fathers’ Day is a perfect time to tell your children that you are proud of them.

The Gift of Time

06/13/2016

When I asked some dads whose children are also adults, “What would be a really appreciated Father’s Day gift?  Their answer was time.  We want our kids and grandkids to spend time with us.  Visit us often.  Call us often.  Invite us to lunch or dinner.  Invite us to a game, a concert, a play […]