The idea of celebrating Father’s Day is to make fathers feel special, loved and cared for. Sure you can ‘gift’ him a wonderful present – a tie, a shirt or fancy gadgets and he is going to appreciate the gesture. But today things have become so much commercialized that gifts sometimes sound and look a mere formality.
Now this is not the reason we celebrate Father’s Day – just to present a gift and say a formal Happy Father’s Day. If you really love Daddy why not express it in the right way. This Father’s Day make it a point to spend quality time with daddy and make him feel that it is his “special” day.
Here are some interesting gift ideas rather Priceless Gift Ideas as these costs nothing in monetary terms but are valuable when you think in terms of their sentimental worth for both you and daddy. These will help you to come closer to your daddy and strengthen the affectionate bond between both of you. I hope you know I care about you and your family.
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Spend a Day with Daddy
You must be having a busy work schedule managing whole lot of studies or pending office jobs or having occupied yourself in other social engagements but remind yourself that this is Father’s Day. It means that you are supposed to spend quality time with dad. Share thoughts with daddy listen to his words of wisdom and note them in your journal/diary. They will always come in handy.
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Prepare a Special Father’s Day Meal
There is no better way especially for daughters to please dad than to cook him a sumptuous Father’s Day meal. A better idea would be to make an extra effort and cook daddy’s favorite dishes. This way you can grant mommy some time away from kitchen- so that she can give a relaxed company to daddy.
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Finish Pending Chores for Daddy
Find out if there are some pending works of dad like if there are bills he has to pay or take his car or bike to garage. Or if he wants somebody to give his car a good wash. Or take him to a visit to doctors if he has been delaying a routine visit (see certificate at the end of this newsletter). These are small gestures but speak volumes about your care and concern for daddy.
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Make a Family Video
A fun-filled activity for the whole family on Father’s Day can be preparation of a family video wherein each person in your family can present views on your Papa. Another special idea could be prepare a video in advance making your father’s friends, relatives, colleagues and even the family present their views on Papa. Show this video to dad on his special day and amaze him.
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Play Dad’s Favorite Sports
Let Papa have a best of Father’s Day by making him indulge in his favorite sport or game. Give him a tough competition, he would love to lose the game when playing with his kids. Or call dad’s play pals and make him feel relaxed. Alternatively you can plan a picnic at dad’s favorite place and present him a special day. Make sure to capture it onVIDEO!
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Organize a Family Get Together
Surprise daddy by calling a get together of extended family including family friends, uncles aunts and their families. Dad would feel good to be close to friends and well wishers on his special day. You can also plan activities and games to make the day more exciting and fun.
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Write a Letter
This is one of my favorites. If you are staying away from daddy and for some reason cannot meet him in person write a letter to him. Sending cards is fine but they lack personal touch which comes in a handwritten letter. Also have an extended chat on phone and share happy memories. You can call up twice or may be more to compensate for your physical absence and to make Daddy not feel alone. This is so important to your Father. Don’t miss this!
Father’s Day Priceless Gift Idea: Present a Handcrafted Gift
Unleash your creativity and at the same time express your feelings for dad by presenting a gift made by you. It would be your Dad’s most cherished gift ever. Imagine how proud he is going to feel showing the handicraft to visitors as something made lovingly for him by his darling son / daughter