Gifts To Yourself

Discussion in 'Spam' started by SoL DarkLord, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. SoL DarkLord

    SoL DarkLord SOL DARK LORD OF THE SEVEN HELLS VF4 Supporter Tabletop GM

    Have you ever bought yourself a gift for christmas or your birthday? I'll admit I purchases a rifle as an early birthday gift to myself, and I just bought a Ruger P95 as a christmas gift. and for my 20th I bought my Canon Rebel.
     
  2. CorruptDictator

    CorruptDictator I want a custom title, but I dont trust VintagePC

    Yeah, pretty normal for me actually. I do not really celebrate birthdays and do not really have much family for Christmas anymore so I will often get myself something with that in mind. My birthday treat is usually a very expensive dinner and Christmas is just something fun, but more expensive than I would usually spend (a $100+ Lego set for instance).
     
  3. Spago

    Spago Purveyor of unexpected food porn

    I usually use my tax return as a gift for myself. I don't claim any reductions on my taxes, so my tax returns are usually pretty nice (on purpose). Its not quite a Christmas gift to myself, but close enough. Two years ago I bought myself a TV because I kicked my roommate out and he had the only TV over 13 inches. I spent 3 months watching TV and news on a 13" Sylvania television from 1992 haha. Little bastard still works too, they made a badass TV set.

    I think this year I'm looking at a 20" TV for my bedroom with my tax return. I usually go to sleep watching netflix on my laptop, but if I had a good TV capable of the cable I already pay for in my room I would lay down at a more decent time (9-10pm) and watch the news and maybe a little Conann before I fell asleep instead of watching them in the living room and THEN heading to bed and watching 3-4 episodes of Star Trek because Im still wide awake.

    I usually try to save the vast majority of my tax return, but what fun is life if you don't spend a little bit to better your everyday life? =)
     
  4. tigar

    tigar Achievement Hunter

    every year i buy my own presents D:
     
  5. Dookie

    Dookie Well-Known Member

    technically i buy my own presents or at least it's my money that buys my presents LOL. My wife is a stay at home Mom so the presents she buys me are from my money.
     
  6. Iceh

    Iceh Official VF4 Matchmaker

    Wait does it have to be a big gift because I bought a Wii U for my Family *though no big surprise I use it most* so it's like a gift to myself. -.-
    For this Christmas.
     
  7. SoL DarkLord

    SoL DarkLord SOL DARK LORD OF THE SEVEN HELLS VF4 Supporter Tabletop GM

    Does not count, as you are married, you have no money that is your own it is a shared pot. :p Iceh, I would count that, and say "It's mine, but I let others use it."
     
  8. theLumberJack

    theLumberJack Achievement Hunter Member from long ago...

    The most expensive bottle of rum they had at the liquor store.
    Far Cry 3
    Hitman Absolution
    That's it so far this year.
     
  9. Net

    Net Achievement Hunter

    New CPU, motherboard, and ram ;)
     

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