Father’s day is around the corner, and many are making their way to department stores to purchase a gift for their dad. While dads appreciate the kind gesture, some dads find that it’s enough just to feel appreciated. The easiest way to show genuine appreciation for your dad is to realize all the times your dad showed just how much we mean to them. Many of the gestures are obviously out of love, but sometimes it’s nice to have a little reminder that the little things to us may be big effort for them. Here are the 14 times your dad told you he loves you without actually saying it:

1. Picking You Up

Even if it’s on the way, dads bringing us to school or even work is a big deal for them. They always feel the need to be able to protect their children and bringing you safely to your destination is one way they show it.