21 August 2011

Getting A Gift That Benefits Everyone... Except You


Some Fathers buy their daughters gifts like flowers, chocolate, gift cards
or ponies ...but my Dad is much more "thoughtfully creative" with his gifts...


Like when he surprised me yesterday, literally frisbee-tossing this 
at me and shouting, "Kelsey! I bought this for you, here catch!"


Considering the fact that my mom is currently in Vancouver... it's obvious my 
Dad is hoping to "inspire" me to forsee the domestic duties of the household


"Handles for easy transport"... isn't that generous lol
 

Wow... handles 




At least it was fun to open :)


 So what do you think, should I gather up some dirty clothes and test this out?


I could do that, yes, or I could choose a better option... 


Screw laundry! I think this hamper works 
much better as an end table for the living room!


My TY Angel Bear thinks so too :)


"I guess your gift came in handy after all dad!"


 Before I go, I have some "dirty laundry" I feel I need to air out first ...


This is why I think I will let my dad clean his own laundry!


 I ain't touching no dirty underwear ;)


But I will however thank him for thinking of me by sewing up the tear in his 
briefs... just as long as he doesn't tell me how he got the rip in the first place!

18 comments:

J3nn (Jenn's Menu and Lifestyle Blog) said... [reply]

Cool gift, I love what you did with it, LOL. It actually is pretty cool, I may have to get a few. They look practical. :)

Lauren said... [reply]

Baha! my dad is the same way! His idea of a surprise is socks....:)

~Jessica~ said... [reply]

I laughed so much at this post I almost cried: way to show your Dad who's boss ;)

Randomly, I have that bear too!

xxx

Get Skinny, Go Vegan. said... [reply]

Ha!! We got a composter for our anniversary and we LOVE it!!

yummychunklet said... [reply]

How funny that you're using it as a table!

Kat @ Cupcake Kat said... [reply]

This is too funny! I think I may buy my dad a laundry hamper... let's see how that goes

Stephanie said... [reply]

Mahahaha! Does your dad know that you put his ripped underwear on your blog? Oh my, this post is absolutely hilarious.

iheartvegetables said... [reply]

Hahahaha my dad gives me the most random gifts too. Thanks to him I have an entire toolbox full of things, plus everything I would need to clean my car. Ohhh dads ;)

Marianne (frenchfriestoflaxseeds) said... [reply]

Hey now - I actually own a laundry hamper like that. I do think it's cool - and great for holding my laundry :)

facingallmyfears said... [reply]

I have that hamper!!!! LOL its the BEST

xx

Tessa @ Amazing Asset said... [reply]

Hey now that is pretty sweet! Oh dad's and their silly gifts :)

Mira said... [reply]

I just discovered your blog the other day - and now I've read through most of it! In other words, you got a new reader :) Thank you for all your wonderful meal tips!

Lynn {hearted girl} said... [reply]

awe, your Dad sounds like very resourceful fella! love this gift and the way you've tricked it out, way to go girl! your Mom's in Vancouver? that's where i live, cool stuff! today is a big bunch of rain, hope she's not sogged out too much : )

happy week and thanks for visiting me! ♥

Keia Kato-Berndt said... [reply]

hahahaha! i like your second option better too :)

Missy said... [reply]

you're such a trip.

Kelsey said... [reply]

Hahahahahahahaha!! Take that dad!

sarahlearns said... [reply]

lol! i bet your dad won't be getting you any other laundry-related gifts anytime soon! :)

Jolene - EverydayFoodie said... [reply]

The hubby and I have a pop-up hamper too! Ours is silver though.

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