In 1924 President Calvin Coolidge made Father’s Day as a national celebration. Finally in 1966 President Lyndon Johnson signed a presidential proclamation declaring the 3rd Sunday of June as Father’s Day.
In some countries of Latin America they celebrate Father’s Day on different dates, for example in Mexico is celebrated on June 20 in Costa Rica on 21, in Peru the 3rd Sunday of June, etc …
Father’s Day is a day not only to honor our father, but all men who act as father figure. Celebrate stepfathers, uncles, grandparents, and in general the father figure, since all are entitled to hold them on Father’s Day.
Here are some ideas you can do in the Father’s Day:
– A Breakfast. To start the day you can give Dad a delicious breakfast. Get up a little before him and prepares a breakfast surprise. Do not forget to buy the ingredients in advance so you do not miss any details. Think of foods that he likes and try to get away from routine.
– Identify the activity that he likes and plan a moment of integration with the whole family. Swimming, football, movies, gardening …. There are many options you can have.
The important thing is to consult early with the family to be prepared and involving all of the activities.
–Congratulates Dad: If you want you can made a card to your dad with color paintings. The cards are small gifts that are valuable for the effort and dedication of its development. If instead you have a technological dad who spends hours on the computer, surprise him when he checks his emails, send an electronic greeting card and add a fun picture of you and a message where you can express everything you feel for him. It will be a super gift and original because was done for you!
– You can also make a video, is a simple and novel gift. Record your family and give the a surprise message to your father in his day, if you are still very small, seek help from mom. The video can involve the family or people that love your dad so much: grandparents, parents, friends, and others.
-A meal is almost mandatory. If you decide to prepare it at home it is best to choose dishes that do not demand much preparation time. Note what he likes and what Dad eats daily to do not repeat your menu, involve everyone in the dinner, will be something familiar and you will surprise your dad.