Gifts are tricky. Some economists hate gift giving holidays, because people get things for other people that they don't really want. Most people seem to do pretty well figuring out stuff that I will like, often without me having even thought of it! I like weird stuff so I can't explain it. Some of my favourite things are:
Note that Oldskool denotes stuff that you mostly cannot get outside of eBay or garage sales. My preferences on those sort of things are picky, esoteric and difficult to explain. Gift cards are good. Here are some businesses that I like to frequent:
I'm only saying.( recent tweets )
I intend on writing a detailed report of my experiences at the new job, but it keeps on getting pushed back. I have a little notebook of pithy observations which will hopefully translate well into some writing here.