Father’s Day Cookie Gift

If the way to a man’s heart is really through his stomach then this Father’s Day gift idea featuring homemade cookies is sure to be a big hit!

Father's Day Cookie Gift

Since not every child has a father in his or her life this gift is appropriate for any male role model.

Fathers day pringles can gift

Father’s Day Cookie Gift Supplies

You will need the following supplies:

  • Empty Pringles can (tall or short depending on how many cookies you want to bake)
  • Masculine scrapbook paper
  • Tape
  • Coordinating ribbon
  • Homemade cookies sized appropriately for the can
  • Tissue paper
  • Scissors
  • Marker or pen
  • Tissue or wax paper

fathers day cookie can lid

How to Prepare the Father’s Day Cookie Can

Start with buying a can of Pringles and eating them all- that is what makes this my favorite Father’s Day gift ever!

Next, clean the inside of your Pringles can. Then, cut the scrapbook paper to fit the can and secure it to the outside of the can using tape.

Cut the ribbon with your scissors and tie around the top of the can. Trace the lid of the can on the scrapbook paper and cut it out. Write a message on the circle and place it on the underside of the lid.

fathers day cookies

Make Cookies for Father’s Day

Next comes the fun part! Make cookies with your students or child and allow them to cool. When the cookies are cool, layer them in the can with tissue or wax paper.

This idea could also be adapted for any type of treat such as brownies, chocolates, or snack mix.

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About Vanessa Levin

Vanessa is the creator of Pre-K Pages and author of the book A Fabulous First Year and Beyond: A Practical Guide for Pre-K and Kindergarten Teachers. She has more than two decades of teaching experience and enjoys helping kids and teachers through her professional development sessions. Follow Vanessa on Facebook, Google +, Twitter and Pinterest.


  1. Great idea! It’s one of those ideas that was just staring at me and I couldn’t see it. Thanks.

  2. Love this idea! Gotta’ go get some Pringles now :) we’re definitely doing this!

  3. Kristah says:

    That is cute. I have a great caramel corn recipe that would fit right in. thanks

  4. Amy Campbell says:

    Super cute idea!! Gotta go get some pringles!!

  5. Jill @ a mom with a lesson plan says:

    What a fun idea! I love how the can looks and the idea that Daddy would get his very own stash of goodies!

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