How to Embrace Father’s Day as a Single Parent– Some Better Options to Celebrate the Day
Once in a year, Father’s Day is a celebration of honoring fathers and the way of enjoying fatherhood, paternal bonds and influences of father in society. It is celebrated on various days in different parts of the world – most commonly in the month of March, April and June.
However, it is a common misconception that it is only for fathers – not for single mothers to celebrate.
It can be really a bit difficult time; but, it doesn’t mean celebration is over. For the moms of grown up children, it can put them in awkward position. It is important to handle the situation maturely and learn how single moms should celebrate Father’s Day.
You (Single Mom) can also celebrate Father’s Day. You have to stay strong and celebrate the day like fathers do.
Here are a few wonderful ways to enjoy the Father’s Day, even after living as single mom.
If you are living alone with your kids, it is the better to be mature and let your kid(s) enjoy the day with him – at least the special day. It doesn’t matter whether you have mutual understanding with your partner or not. It will be the way of celebrating Father’s Day like others does.
You can make Father’s day special for the kids by getting a certain gifts to give. However, it may be a bit difficult for you, but for the special day, you can do it by helping your kids to make some paintings or write a poem.
Know about the interest of your kids where they want to go. And planning a trip for that place will make your kids stay happy and amazed. You can get your kids involved in different sports activities or in different other activities that they love to enjoy.
The day Reserved for Your Kids to Let Them Stay
If you are alone – either divorced or separate due to any other reason, you need to leave your kids free for the grand day and let them celebrate in the way they love. Treat as father spends time with kids. Let your kids buy Father’s Day card and write what they want to post in it.
It is better to keep free on the occasion and spend the day with them. Don’t forget to get them indulge in their favorite activities and make them feel free and special for the day.
This way can be better to let your kids enjoy father day and you too.
Another better option for single moms to celebrate the Father’s Day can be by visiting relatives home or their grandparents. By spending a day with grandparents, they can stay busy and enjoy the day without worrying about anything.
It is better to make something special to present to grandparents for the special day.
For mothers – no matter whether they are single or living with family, nothing can be more important than making their kids stay happy.
You can also enjoy the Father’s Day, even after living as single mom.
Ravi Sharma is the director at ARTbaby Global (ARThealthcare). And a successful pharmacist and a marketer. He loves to write about IVF, Surrogacy and other ART (assisted reproductive technology) news, issues, and updates. He is a Pharmacy graduate and M.B.A (marketing).