Father’s Day

Yes, it is a mom’s world, but Dads deserve one day, too! And the third Sunday in June is just that day. Since 1909, Father’s Day has been celebrated in many parts of the world thanks to the efforts of Sonora Smart Dodd. Read more about the interesting history of Father’s Day.

It’s not always easy to come up with that perfect Father’s Day gift for dad, whether it’s your own dad, your grandfather, step-dad or your husband. If you just can’t think of a thing, other than the traditional necktie, then take a look at our Father’s Day Gifts. Here, you’ll find lots of unique Father’s Day gifts – one is bound to be perfect for the father figure in your life. If your Dad is far away, try and send him an ecard--this will make him feel especially loved.

Kids love to do arts and crafts, so why not encourage your children’s creativity by making Dad some Father’s Day gifts this year? Dad is sure to love the new penholder, paperweight or personal trinket box that is made with him especially in mind. And if this is Dad’s very first Father’s Day, create a hand print plate that will remind him every year of just how little his little one once was.

Don’t forget to include a homemade Fathers Day card with your gift.

Looking for some special fathers day celebration ideas? Check out these great tips celebrating fathers day.

And what would this Father’s Day be without a special meal made just for Dad? If you’ve invited your own father over (and maybe some in-laws as well), you’ll probably want to keep things simple. A BBQ is an easy way to make some great food fast and with little mess. Take a look at our delicious recipes for some inspiration. And if dad has a sweet tooth, indulge him with one of these great desserts.