While Mother's Day demands flowers, chocolates, pretty cards and more, Father's Day is a bit more laid back. The men who provide, protect, love, support and guide us require little to assure them how much they mean to us, but that doesn't mean we're going to slack on celebrating just how awesome they are.
It always seems like dad's got everything he needs, so instead of taking your gift shopping to the mall, think smarter -- and with your stomach. It's always been said the way to a man's heart is through his stomach, so it's natural to assume anything tasty will get two big thumbs up from your own old man.
We've rounded up five of the funnest DIY gift ideas we're loving for dad this year and bet you'll be wowed by them, too. There's nothing complicated or overly-thought-out about these presents. They're all about the things dads love most.
Finding a card that puts into words just how much you admire, appreciate and adore dad is tough. The solution? Make your own. Dads love handmade gifts more than the ones from the store and these cards are sure to make him feel flattered and proud of how crafty you are! Read More
There are dads you don't want to mess with until after they've had their morning coffee or tea. If yours is one of those, try making some flavored sugar for him - just think how happy this will make him day after day! Read More
All dads can get a little nutty from time to time and this homemade gift idea reminds him it's OK. No matter how insane his antics or how funny his tirades, you'll always appreciate your occasionally crazy popadukes - just like he'll appreciate this tasty treat while he sips a cold beer. Read More
Lots of dads are awesome chefs, but if yours isn't and he's passed the gene onto you, this gift idea is perfect for both him and you. Even the most uninspired chef can layer all the ingredients Dad needs to make his favorite batch of chili in a jar and gift it to him on Father's Day. In a way it's like you cooked him dinner! Read More
This homemade treat for Father's Day is the ultimate manly indulgence. Bacon and chocolate are more perfectly suited than you think - don't deny Dad this salty sweet bite! Read More