Fathers Day / March 5, 2019 / Chris Burris.
With the help of a pencil and a piece of paper you can plan a memorable event that the whole family can enjoy. In this article well help you put together a great occasion to honor and appreciate your dad. The ideal Fathers Day present is time spent together as a family so plan an occasion packed with your dads favorite activities. Nothing could mean more to him than sharing the things he loves with the people he loves. Start the occasion right with a great breakfast complete with homemade pastries and dads favorite coffee. Then choose an activity that you know your father will enjoy but doesnt indulge in often. Take a family trip to a museum planetarium or zoo. If hes a fan of the outdoors then pack a picnic lunch and spend some time hiking through some scenic caves. If your dad loves the links have a themed day that includes a Fathers Day golf game and a few gifts associated with his favorite pastime. Knowing that you care enough to share Fathers Day activities with him will be the best present of all. Many dads love camping or fishing to get away from the hustle and bustle of every day life. If your dad loves the outdoors then there are a million activities that you can share.
This is how we showed our love not just on Fathers Day but throughout the year. We made Fathers Day special by simply telling him how much we loved him and by cooking him anything he wanted. Remembering and thanking your father on Fathers Day need not be difficult and probably doesnt need to include buying a tie. But dont forget the old saying "The way to a mans heart is through his stomach." Often it is true. Surprise your Dad or your Grand Dad or your husband with some culinary delights and his favorite beverage or two. And barbecuing is often a hit for Dads day if the weather is good.
Fathers Day is also an opportunity to reflect on the things were sure wed like to do differently. Looking to improve and do a better job be determined not to repeat the mistakes that were made with us is all part of growing up and aiming to be the best we can be when we come to parent our own children. Susan Leigh is a Counsellor and Hypnotherapist who works with stressed individuals to promote confidence and self belief with couples experiencing relationship difficulties to improve communications and understanding and with business clients to support the health and motivation levels of individuals and teams.
Its precisely why its up to you to give your husband a good fathers day when your kids are too young to acknowledge him for his role as a father in any way other than just by throwing up. A lot of men give their wives a gift flowers and candy the very least on mothers day so women should really be returning the affection. Here a few simple things you can do to make fathers day special for your husband. Give your husband the day off Fathers day may be on a Sunday but that doesnt mean that your husband wont have anything to do or that hell be work free. Just like you have a ton of stuff to do on the weekdays your husband also has lots of chores to do around the house and most of it is back breaking work like mowing the lawn. You cant take over the chore yourself and postponing it doesnt make the work go away so hire someone to mow the lawn for a change and give your husband a break.
If a new step father is then to be introduced taking time to establish the new relationship is important. Many other role models bring invaluable inspiration and support into a childs life. An impressive school teacher foster parent neighbour can teach so much simply by their attitude behaviour demeanour. A simple word or gesture can provide a lasting impression on a developing child. Even role models from literature film and television can influence how we as children define men and their role in our life and society. And sometimes we learn from the bad examples too how we dont want to be the negative patterns we are determined not to replicate in our later life with our own children. All these are thoughts we can bring to mind as we celebrate fathers on Fathers Day.