Father’s Day Facts

fathers day coverDate When Celebrated : Third Sunday in June

Is Father’s day a day to honor Dad? NO. Rather, it is a day to enjoy time with Dad and appreciate all he does for you. What Dads really want are healthy, happy and successful kids. And, he wants you to spend a few moments with him on Father’s Day. Today’s life style is busy for both dads and kids. So, a little time with dad on Father’s Day is just what he wants.

A Father is more than the biological paternal source of our being. It is the person who cares and provides for us. It is the man who helps to set the standards, the family values and the example. So, add to this group, step fathers and other men who willingly and eagerly accept and cherish the role. Whether biological, adopted or informally, if they are the father figure to you, give him some recognition today and don’t hesitate to call him “Dad”.

Did you know: The first Father’s Day celebration was in Spokane, Wa. on May 18, 1910.

Remember all those famous quotes and sayings dad had when you were growing up?

Father’s Day – Dadisms: Strength, stern disciplinarian, sage advice. We must be talking about Dad. Dad always had those sayings and quotes. You know, the ones that contained a hidden message, or pushed you to succeed at a difficult task, or towards a higher level of performance at something. We call those “Dadism’s. And, we are collecting them here.

Well, here is our list of those favorite sayings:

  • Because I said so, that’s why!
  • Because I’m the Dad, that’s why! l Go ask your mother….
  • I’m a Dad, I know everything.
  • The sooner you learn to stand on your own two feet, the better off you’ll be.
  • That’s just the way life is, son.
  •  Were you born In a Barn?
  •  Do you think money grows on trees?
  •  I haven’t developed gray hairs for nothing!

 These facts have been provided by: holidayinsights.com