Thursday June 4, 2020

Re-gifting – the joy, the sorrows and the sins

2nd December, 2018

The issue of giving away gifts that you do not want is a thorny one. There are, it’s worth noting, the fully committed re-gifting souls who see it as a perfect way to eliminate waste and reduce both costs and time spent on present-buying.

In an ideal world, there should be no issue here from gift-givers, but in reality it is always slightly galling and disappointing to see a gift you spent time...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Sextech creates a platform for gender equality and diversity in sex education while challenging negative perceptions of how sex and sexuality are presented

Caroline West | 1 week ago

The possibly least ‘normal people’ in the world have watched Normal People, and are now mega-fans – and it’s all very exploding head emoji

Emer McLysaght | 1 week ago

Having traded his Six One News slot for the wireless two years ago, the RTÉ veteran now finds himself presenting Morning Ireland from his home in Portobello – but says the 4am starts are still worth it

Daniel Murray | 3 weeks ago