Dad Is Doin’ Good

Dad's Doin' Good! | A Father's Day Tribute at www.happyhourprojects.com #doingood

Oh, the pressure of being a parent. Raise your hand if you can relate! I’m certainly feeling it. There’s something about this age my kids are at, where they are soaking up every little detail, learning, repeating, imagining, and creating… Are we doing enough? Are we helping them grow into the people we hope they’ll be? Or are […]

Father’s Day Gifts He’ll Love: Customized Football

Fathers Day Gift Idea for the Sports Fan: Customized Wilson NCAA and NFL Footballs at www.happyhourprojects.com #WilsonCustomFootball

Have you found your Father’s Day gift idea yet? I’m really excited to share what I got for my husband for Father’s Day from today’s sponsor, Wilson Sporting Goods.   My husband is a HUGE fan of all things sports, but football is his favorite and it’s a sport we both LOVE.  He’s a self-professed “die-hard […]

Parenting Is Tough… But You’re Doin’ Good

Know a Parent Who's Doin' Good? Tell Them with the Minute Maid® "Doin' Good" Initiative at www.happyhourprojects.com

Parenting is tough for a lot of reasons. But mostly, it’s tough because we don’t get a lot of feedback in this line of work. There’s no performance evaluation. There’s no report card. A lot of times, there’s no feedback at all until something goes wrong… and also sometimes, when something goes right. I was really moved when I […]

“Dad Rocks” Stamped & Riveted Leather Father’s Day Keychain

"Dad Rocks" Stamped & Riveted Leather Father's Day Keychain at www.happyhourprojects.com

Are you thinking ahead to what you’re going to make for the dad in your life for Father’s Day this year?  Handmade gifts are my favorite, but I’ve got to be honest – I draw a blank when it comes to gifts for guys, most of the time.  I’ve been doing a lot of mixed […]

Last Minute DIY Father’s Day Gift: Etched Glassware

Jedi Dad Etched Glass at www.happyhourprojects.com

It’s been a crazy week around here, and it literally just occurred to me yesterday that Father’s Day is already this weekend!  So I whipped up a last-minute DIY project for my husband, who is a huge Star Wars fan.  If you have a Silhouette machine, you’ll be able to replicate this design in under […]