Whether you're a hockey buff or not, living in Chicagoland means
you can't help but catch a little bit of Blackhawks fever as they
enter the Stanley Cup playoff series.
Three years ago, my hubby and I headed up to Daley Plaza with
our 18-month-old and made a quick stop to see the Cup. Now that
we're on to round two, I find myself glued to the television just
as much as he is!
But what would a playoff game celebration be without an homage
to Pinterest? Here's a round-up of some of my favorite ways to
celebrate the skating sport as well as the team we all seem to be
rooting for now.
Blackhawks coloring pages are the perfect way for your kids to
get involved. Keep them busy during intermission or as you sit on
the couch biting your nails, either way it's a win-win. You might
even consider having your little girl don
this adorable bow.
For the ladies of the house, perhaps a pair of
fur-lined boots are in order - even in June. Blackhawks
bling anyone? My personal and most detailed favorite has to be
this manicured nail
Last but not least, our male fans would probably appreciate this tattoo.
I'd also recommend this book 100 Things
Blackhawks Should Know and Do Before They Die. This would
probably make the perfect father's day gift, especially considering
the season we're in! Even better, moms, why not create the perfect
photo opp with dad's favorite jersey and then pass along the
picture as a gift?
How are you celebrating the playoffs this time around? Do you
throw parties with delicious appetizers and hockey themed
If you're not into the Chicago Blackhawks right now, then maybe
you just came here looking for a Father's Day
Gift Guide. If that's the case, I forgive you.
See more of Samantha's stories here.
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