Showing posts from August, 2015

BuddhiBox Review - August 2015 - Eco-Lifestyle Subscription Box + PROMO CODES

This box was provided complimentary for review.

What is it?BuddhiBox
How Much? $30.95 per month, plus $9.99 shipping to Canada (US$)
What’s in it? Mix of 4-6 full-size products and product samples to enrich mind, body, and soul.

BuddhiBox is a subscription service for yoga lovers. The goal of BuddhiBox is to deliver "monthly mindfulness through a curated box of products that enhance your yoga practice and lifestyle". Each month you will receive items that enrich mind, body, and soul. Items may include healthy food, supplements, beauty products, and yoga accessories. A monthly BuddhiBox will include 4-6 products for you to discover and share. Even if you don't practice yoga, BuddhiBox is for people who enjoy a peaceful and mindful existence. BuddhiBox practices Saucha (living purely) and only partners with businesses that follow ethical and conscious standards in production. They also donate a portion of proceeds to charity. 
If $41 US per month is too much for yo…

Yarn Crush Review - August 2015 - Canadian Knitting Subscription Box + PROMO

This box was provided complimentary for review.

What is it?Yarn Crush
How Much? $32.99/month or $34.99/bi-monthly, + tax & $8.50 shipping   (US$)
What’s in it? At least 1 full-sized skein of yarn, pattern for a small to medium knitting project, notions to complete the project, and a fun bonus gift!  

Yarn Crush is a new subscription box for knitters, based in Pickering Ontario. August is their inaugural box. Each month you’ll receive at least one or two full-sized skeins of yarn, along with a beautiful knitting pattern, designed by Yarn Crush. You will also receive fun or useful extras. The retail value of what you receive every month is always guaranteed to be higher than the subscription price, so no matter what, you'll always get a great deal!

Yarn Crush includes high-quality, beautiful yarns from indie dyers, small businesses, and also well-known yarn brands. Along with the pattern included in the box, Yarn Crush also sources other patterns, for knitting and crocheting, that…

SprezzaBox Review - August 2015 - Men's Subscription Box + PROMO CODE

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What is it?SprezzaBox
How Much? $34 per month, including shipping (US$). Save on 3, 6, and 12 month terms.
What’s in it? 3-4 lifestyle products and 1 grooming item to help a man redefine his style experience.
SprezzaBox is a subscription box for men that sends 4-5 products each month to help men add more style to their wardrobes. Each box will contain 3-4 lifestyle products and 1 grooming item. A typical box will have a tie, socks, an accessory and a grooming product. You may also be surprised with an occasional pocket square, bow tie, cuff links, or other trendy product. SprezzaBox is geared towards the "modern corporate man, everyday dapper gent ", or just those looking to spruce themselves up once in a while!
Each box is chosen based on seasons, current fashion trends and most importantly the quality. Our head stylist personally hand picks, wears and styles the products before curat…

Birchbox Review - August 2015 - Canadian Beauty Subscription Box

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** Birchbox is no longer operating in Canada** 
What is it?Birchbox Canada
How Much? $10/month plus $4.95 shipping, or $159.40/year including shipping (CDN $)
What’s in it? Five personalized beauty samples, tailored to your profile.

Birchbox is the premiere beauty sampling service in the US and it's the service that launched the entire beauty box craze. Established in New York in 2010 by two friends, Birchbox now has operations in the UK, France, Spain, Belgium, and Canada.

Your samples will include beauty products from all different categories, including makeup, skincare, haircare, and fragrance. You'll get to try cult favorites, new launches, and more. Birchbox will also try to tailor products to meet your beauty needs by following your Beauty Profile. Things like hair colour, eye colour, skin tone, and hair texture is  taken into consideration.
To see all my past Birchbox reviews, click here.

Soak it up! 
As summer peaks (temp-wise and…

Honest Co. - Now Available in Canada!

This news is too good not to share. Honest Company products are now available for purchase in Canada from! No more paying a 25% surcharge and dealing with the exchange rate.

It doesn't look like everything is currently available, but I'm sure they will be adding more as time goes on. I'm planning on cancelling my subscription with Honest Co. and instead will source my favourite Honest products from also offers an Honest bundling program. Pick 5 different Honest Essentials products and save 10% on your order. Click here to find out more.

Click here to check out all the Honest Company brand products available from

Click here to see my past Honest Company Essentials Bundle reviews.

For those that aren't familiar with, it's Canada’s online destination for health, beauty and baby products, with a real commitment to Green and Natural products. offers over 50,000 products with free shipping in Canada on orders over $29.

Bakers Krate Review - August 2015 - Canadian Baked Goods Subscription Box + PROMO CODE

This box was provided complimentary for review.
What is it? Bakers Krate
How Much? $19.99 per month, plus $9.99 shipping (CDN$)
What’s in it? 6 or more gourmet desserts delivered to your door
Bakers Krate is a new Canadian subscription that sends gourmet, artisan baked good straight to your door each month. Bakers Krate curates different sweets and desserts from Canadian bakeries and treat makers. Each box contains at least six different fresh baked goods for you to enjoy. Whether you like it sweet or savoury, we got you covered! Tired of Bakery Hopping to find out what's good? We do the research and bring the good stuff to you! There are three subscription options for Bakers Krate, but only one is available to subscribers outside of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Bakers Krate Original - Winnipeg only. $19.98 per month. Free hand delivery.Bakers Krate Jr. - Winnipeg only. $15.99 per month. Free hand delivery.Bakers Krate Sweet Express - Canada wide. $19.99 per month plus $9.99 shipping.  

Pleasuresack Review - August 2015 - Adult Subscription Box

This box was provided complimentary for review.
What is it?Pleasuresack
How Much? Starts at $59 for 1 month, plus $15 shipping (US$). Save on term subscriptions.
What’s in it? Includes sexy surprises like romance enhancers, lingerie, adult accessories, personal play things, bedroom beauty and much, much more.
Pleasuresack is a company that deals in human fulfillment. Pleasuresack is owned and operated by a married couple. Through their online store and month subscription, the couple behind Pleasuresack brings you products they connect with, love, and use themselves. With Pleasuresack Monthly, Pleasuresack offers a better way to discover and enjoy erotic and sensual products in the privacy of your own home. Pleasuresack ships in a discreet package and the return sender listed as the name of a nondescript company. No need to worry about your postal carrier giving you a knowing look every time you cross paths!

You can order a one-time box for $59, or sign up for a 3, 6, or 12 month subscript…

Carnivore Club Review - August 2015 - Canadian Gourmet Food Subscription Box + PROMO CODE!

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What is it? Carnivore Club
How Much? $50 per month, includes shipping. $55 one time purchase. Gift options also available.
What’s in it?  4 to 6 selections of handcrafted cured meats from top artisans

Carnivore Club is a Canadian subscription service that aims to satisfy your inner carnivore! Carnivore Club sends and impressive faux-wood box filled with 4-6 handcrafted cured meats from top artisans.

Each month’s box is themed around one producer specializing in a particular style of cured meats: French Charcuterie, Italian Salumi, Spanish Chorizo, South African Biltong and Artisanal Jerky are but a few.

Carnivore Club offers monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly subscriptions. You can also purchase a single month (non-recurring) to try it out, or purchase gift subscriptions for your friends. Cancellation is easy and can be done any time through your online account. They also have a referral prog…