I Believe Shopping Is Therapy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 63 People

    Shopping Just Makes Me Feel Better

    Whenever I'm down, or have had a bad day, if I go shopping my mood improves so much! It helps me feel better if I'm sick, and so much more! All my family and friends, with the exception of a few, cannot understand how spending money helps me feel better, but it really does...
    peacelovejuicy peacelovejuicy
    16-17, F
    1 Response Oct 20, 2007

    I got 3 sweaters, 2 shirts

    and a new bra today and I'm getting professional eyelash extensions on Monday. Shopping makes me feel so satisfied. And excited because I get to look good! so what if I'm an impulsive shopper. My wardrobe keeps getting bigger so I can't complain.
    Rosaalie Rosaalie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 2, 2015

    That High When You See Something You Like ?

    god I love doing this I love on-line shopping too lol I love that even better cause once ive ordered what I wanted off the internet I have this buzz for like a couple of days till it actually gets here lol aww shopping is therapy
    18-21, F
    Dec 25, 2010

    It's Not About The "price" ..

    I "LOVE" Shopping ! I mean Im not a shoppaholic But for me shopping is like a THERAPY I can be myself and reveal the way I am SHopping makes me feel valuable ! Especially when I get something on SALE and I like it then WOW ! Its like I've won a lottery lol Today I got a new pair...
    DollyDiva DollyDiva
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 15, 2011

    Today I drive for the first time alone post

    spinal surgery to a Drs appointment then went shopping! Nothing much, mainly clearance home wares to reuse I my hat designs but it was nice to be out in the world again.
    VioletPeacock VioletPeacock
    31-35, F
    Mar 25, 2014

    Sometimes I've Just Gotta Shop!

    Sometimes I am down at the shopping centre and the urge hits me...I just have to buy 'stuff'. All of a sudden I see all these pretty things that I want...and I have to have them NOW!! I feel so good as I make the purchase. All these new things in shiny bags...I can't wait to...
    australiangirl australiangirl
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 26, 2009

    Shopping Season Already?

    It usually only hits me twice a year. I can anticipate spending urges in the spring and fall, but right now I feel it's about something else. Like I just need something new.  
    Windsday Windsday
    Aug 26, 2009
    oyeabunstyle oyeabunstyle
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2015
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