For the first time in 5 years, I will have a modern gaming rig and not a hobbled together several generations old Gaming rig. Oh, cuz my wife got a job. 3 years with one income while she went back to school...
Motherboard - ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77
GPU - GIGABYTE GV-R797OC-3GD Radeon HD 7970 3GB
RAM - GeIL EVO CORSA Series 16GB (2 x 8GB)
CPU - Intel Core i7-3770 Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz
PSU - OCZ Fatal1ty 1000W Individually-Sleeved Modular Gaming 80Plus Gold Power Supply
HD - Agility 3 AGT3-25SAT3-120G (no link) for OS drive.
About $800... Not perfect... I know but I still don't have tons of cash so some compromises had to be made.