With Father’s Day coming up soon, we thought we’d give some extra love to our fathers and zaydes–because they deserve the best all year, not just on Father’s Day.
But in case you get a little too wrapped up in everyday life, take a moment to scroll down and honor all the wonderful fathers and zaydes out there–including our own!
5 Father’s Day Gifts
that you can’t buy this year, because you definitely already got your gifts!
This Superdad/Superjew t-shirt.
This workout tank top for all the strong men out there!
This zayde mug.
These bagels and lox cufflinks.
And this exercise shirt. Stretch. Kvetch. Shvitz. Plotz.
5 Food Ideas
you can’t go wrong with
Choose one of the many kugel recipes here! We know it’s usually supposed to be a dinner side-dish. But add some cinnamon and raisins, and you’re home free!
Lunch: Bagels and lox, corn beef on rye
Sometimes simplicity is best, like a good, old-fashioned sandwich.
Dinner: burgers and dogs!
Who doesn’t love a BBQ? Hopefully the weather is nice!
Dessert: S’mores bars
Try this simple s’mores bark recipe here. Because chocolate, graham crackers, and marshmallows absolutely belong together.
Dessert: Apple pie
Because we always need two desserts. And apple pie is a staple for us all. Find the recipe here!
5 Father’s Day Quotes
to tell your father this Sunday
“It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived.”
–Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird
“He was a father. That’s what a father does. Eases the burdens of those he loves. Saves the ones he loves from painful last images that might endure for a lifetime.”
–George Saunders, Tenth of December
“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren’t trying to teach us. We are formed by little scraps of wisdom.”
–Umberto Eco, Foucault’s Pendulum
“Sometimes I think my papa is an accordion. When he looks at me and smiles and breathes, I hear the notes.”
–Markus Zusak, The Book Thief
“There’s no shame in fear, my father told me, what matters is how we face it.”
–George R. R. Martin, A Clash of Kings