Father’s Day gift ideas

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Finding the right gift to tell Dad ‘I love you’ is sometimes harder than it should be. But not for some of our readers, who shared their great ideas at ChicagoParent.com. For more inspiration, visit the discussion forums.

“What we are planning to do for Father’s Day is hand and foot T-shirt painting with my 4-month-old baby girl and give it to my hubby.”

Almadelia Hernandez

“What dad doesn’t love a good barbecue? We will be getting all the dads together to grill out some steak, burgers and hot dogs.”

Julie Tremberth

“We start Father’s Day with gifts the kids have made. Then it’s his special day so we let him choose whatever he wants to eat, do, watch, etc. The kids usually help influence his decisions, but it’s always a fun day!”

Shelby Beebe

“My fun gift idea this Father’s Day is to cook for my husband, and my daughter and I are planning on taking him to an amusement park. He is a kid at heart.”

Linda Tyson

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