Tatyana Shestopalova

About Me

Chicago techie here to get gift ideas. Oh, and I built this site! 😄

Tatyana's stories

New swag for my favorite hobby

New running shoes + a trip to the running store
This year for my birthday, my mom got me a new pair of running shoes and I'm so excited about them! Running is my favorite hobby,...

Sneakiest Surprise Ever

Two framed photos, sneakily obtained from my computer.
One of the best gifts I've ever gotten was from my friend Alyssa. She was over at my apartment one day and we were looking through...

The Sky's the Limit!

A helicopter ride
Milestone birthday presents can be hard to shop for, and when it's my SO that's turning a new leaf, I feel there's an expectation...

For a Harry Potter fan

A gift card to the movies and a chocolate frog
Last year I made a new friend who also became an informal advisor to my startup. When her birthday came around, I wanted to do...

Loco for coco-nuts

50lbs of coconut
Back in college I had once started dating a guy ~2 months before his birthday. I was super into him at the time, but I was also...

Cupcakes for mother's day

I baked my mom cupcakes because she didn't want a gift
Quick backstory: a couple years ago I went out on a limb and decided to try my hand as an entrepreneur. My parents were incredibly...