It’s that time of year where you scour shops for the perfect gift for the guy in your life. You want something that will make him “ooh” and “ahh,” or smile and chuckle. We know coming up with gift ideas for men can be tough. Lots of guys aren’t willing (or able) to tell you what they really want. And thinking of holiday or birthday gifts for men that are really unique can feel overwhelming. Continue Reading
Some people call him “sir,” others “chief.” Still others see him as “hero,” as in “I never would have gotten [fill-in-the-blank] done without him.” Sure, he could be all of those things to you, too, but you're also the lucky duck who also gets to call him Dad.
That's how one Washington state woman felt about her pop, a Civil War veteran and widower who raised her and five brothers—so much so that she rallied for a day of officially recognized commemoration, and won it in 1910. Continue Reading
Father's Day is one of those holidays that seems to sneak up on you. With summer vacation planning and the no-schedule chaos of kids being out of school, suddenly it's the third Sunday in June and you haven't even bought a necktie. If you're feeling unprepared to celebrate the dads in your life this year – no worries! We've got you covered with these simple and free Father's Day printables. Scroll on and get inspired. Continue Reading
If you find conquering the blank space at the bottom of a Father’s Day card daunting, you are not alone. It can be difficult to express yourself even if you have an ideal relationship with your father or father figure, let alone one that is more complicated. When you want to write something heartfelt but don’t know where to start, consider using one of these prompts:
1. One of my favorite (or earliest, or funniest, or most impactful) memories of you is _____.Continue Reading
I’ve gotta say, I feel a little bad for the groomsmen in a wedding. You want to say thanks for being here for us today, but there are so few ideas out there when compared to gifts for bridesmaids. Have no fear! Whether you’re a bride or groom shopping for the men in your wedding party, these 10 budget-friendly groomsmen gifts are sure to be appreciated.
Admittedly, I find it difficult to shop for men, so I enlisted the help of my boyfriend for opinions on what he’d like to receive if he were a groomsman. Continue Reading
Looking for a gift for the dad in your life? We think tools are some of the best gifts you can give, because they're really like saying “here, can you please finally fix that thing you've been promising to fix for three weeks?” Wait. No. That's not what I meant to say.
Tools keep on giving! That's what I meant. 'Cause when you give a guy a tool he didn't know he wanted, you'll be amazed at the ingenious ways he'll find a use for it. Continue Reading
I think we can all agree that Father’s Day wouldn’t be Father’s Day without us sneaking in a good dad joke or two. After all, we can’t let our dads have all the ‘pun’ now can we? (haha, see what I did there?).
And since my friends often say that their fathers are hard to buy for, I figured there’s no better way to deliver said dad joke than wrapped around an awesome gift card! If you’re struggling to figure out what to get your dad this Father’s Day, a gift card from his favourite store packaged in one of these holders might be just the ticket. Continue Reading
The best gifts are handmade gifts, especially from your kiddos. Here are 10 DIY projects that your kids can make dad this Father’s Day.
1. Lego Picture Frame Pencil Holder
Do you have a kiddo who loves Legos? They can make a fun pencil holder picture frame for dad. Find the tutorial over on Lalymom.
2. DIY Sharpie Mug
Mom can buy or make the stencil and the kiddo can color…or the kiddo can do both. Continue Reading
Father’s day is coming up fast (can you believe it’s already that time of year?), and in addition to spoiling your dad with his favourite things, it’s always nice to let him know how much you care about him with a heartfelt, handwritten note right?
And while that might sound all kinds of mushy, these cards aren’t just for the sentimental types; there are so many cards out there to buy (or DIY) that are cheeky, sassy and just plain awesome to boot. Continue Reading
If the father in your life is an avid reader…Curbly has you covered. Here are ten Father’s Day gift ideas for the dad who loves to read.