In the 1920s and 30s in America there was a movement to combine Mother’s Day and Father’s Day into one singular holiday. The goal was to honor parents equally and it was also an effort to decommercialize the holidays. As is the case now when economic times are tough, the Great Depression caused a retail push to buy more, more, more. Americans spend an estimated $11.1 billion on dear old dad, with spending for Father’s Day catching up to (and by some estimates even beating) Mother’s ... Continue Reading
Give inexpensive and environmentally-friendly gifts this Father’s Day.
Show your dad how special he is with one of these unique gifts.
When it comes to celebrating Father’s Day, some dads enjoy receiving a tie or other traditional gifts. But how great would it be to show your husband or father how special he is with something completely unique? Whether they are the king of the grill, the chef in the family, or can build practically anything with a piece of wood and a nail gun, there are some really cool ways to make your dad feel special this Father’s Day: Father’s Day Printables – Fire Up the Grill Treat ... Continue Reading
Some gift ideas to spoil Dad this Father’s Day.
The big day for Moms has just passed, and now it’s time for us to honor the other half of the parental puzzle - Dads. Whether you want to give him an experience he won’t soon forget - or a keepsake to keep the family top of mind when he’s travelling for work, here are some gift ideas to spoil him this Father’s Day: Game Day. If he’s a sports nut, give him a day at the game. Whether it’s baseball, basketball, hockey or football, buy him a pair of tickets to take one of his best ... Continue Reading
Give the gift of OnStar FMV to Moms, Dads & Grads This Year
Spring is alive with holidays for the family, with Mother's Day, Father's Day, and graduation dates abound. Our friends at OnStar are offering an amazing new savings for their OnStar FMV (For My Vehicle) mirror - available at a special reduced price for a limited time. Now you can add the safety and security of OnStar to almost any car, and connect to the easy-to-use OnStar services. At just $99.99 (with installation included). There’s never been a better time to give OnStar FMV to the ... Continue Reading