Craftadian is a marketplace and subscription service that showcases handmade goodies from Canadian artisans. Craftadian shows involve a curated selection of artists, where buyers can shop handmade.  Craftadian’s mission is to showcase, support and promote Canadian artists, artisans and designers. Artisan Box How does it Work? Purchase a quarterly subscription Costs just $34.99/ 3 months + $9.99 shipping A new box is shipped every three months (February 1, May 1, August 1 and November 1 What’s in the Box? Each box features 4-6 curated handmade products, Made in Canada by Craftadian Makers. Jewellery, Body Care, Candles, Textiles, Home Decor, Stationary, Eddibles and more. Each boxRead More →

Novel Editions is a Canadian monthly subscription box for book lovers. Each month a carefully curated box which includes a fiction novel released in the last 6 months, as well as 3-4 related items is sent right to your doorstep. In each box you can expect to receive: • A novel • 3-4 related items: This is always a bit of a wild card but Alex, the owner, will typically choose things that are in some way relevant to the book or bookish in nature • A letter from Alex explaining why she chose the book she did and a detailed description of each itemRead More →

Woman Up box is a monthly subscription box that delivers a themed box of handmade goodies including beauty, bath, spa, gourmet treats, jewelry, accessories, and home and lifestyle products. What makes our box even more special is that we focus on lifting up women. We work to discover new woman run companies each month to introduce you to that are creating fabulous products that you’ll love and want to share. We promote women helping women to succeed not only by sourcing all of our products from women, we also include a monthly “Lift Up” card in each box with ideas on how to give anotherRead More →

Canadian Originals is a brand new monthly lifestyle box showcasing handmade, artisan Canadian goods. They are a family owned business based in Oakville, ON. How it Works The box is sent on an annual basis and includes surprises delivered monthly for an entire year filled with handpicked items made by talented Canadian artisans. Each box comes complete with monthly gourmet finds, unique accessories and jewelry, luxurious beauty products and original home décor pieces, some created exclusively for Canadian Originals. They will also offer limited edition holiday boxes throughout the year, so make sure to keep an eye out for that! Price The box costs $55.00/ month with options to purchaseRead More →

Calla Life Box is hands down one of my favourite subscription boxes. I feel like the products keep getting better and better every month; I have never received a box and thought “I don’t like the products”. The great thing about Calla Life Box is that you will never receive products that you could walk to the local grocery store or mall and purchase. The company only includes products from local Canadian businesses, and a portion of every single box purchased goes to a deserving charity. You also get only natural, organic, and healthy products that are meant to promote an overall healthy wellbeing and lifestyle for women. Calla Life Box HereRead More →

Aging is a scary thing, especially to people (like myself) who are hitting mid-twenties and wondering when I’m going to magically wake up one day with wrinkles starting to show. I started using a pretty fantastic anti-aging line that fits all my standards of vegan, gluten-free, dermatologist tested and suitable for all skin types. Of course, I didn’t think it was so important to start with anti-aging products early, but here’s why you should: Why it’s important to start young The skin ages both biologically and environmentally, where production of collagen and elastin slows down by 65% between the ages of 20 and 80. 10% ofRead More →

Today I’m reviewing a product that I have wanted to get my hands on for a loooong time but always feared the cost (I am likely the most frugal person you’ll ever come across). I’ve seen beeswax candles in a few local stores before and listened while the sales person raved about the benefits. After being convinced 5 seconds into the conversation, the little factor of the price was brought up and announced how pricey these little candles were (but for good reason of course). I still bit the bullet and purchased the candles, and didn’t regret my decision for a second. Beeswax has aRead More →

Calla Life Box is hands down one of my favourite subscription boxes. I feel like the products keep getting better and better every month; I have never received a box and thought “I don’t like the products”. The great thing about Calla Life Box is that you will never receive products that you could walk to the local grocery store or mall and purchase. The company only includes products from local Canadian businesses, and a portion of every single box purchased goes to a deserving charity. You also get only natural, organic, and healthy products that are meant to promote an overall healthy wellbeing and lifestyle for women. Calla Life Box HereRead More →

For those of you who have never heard of ‘The Kit’ beauty boxes from Top Box, listen up because you are about to have your mind freaking BLOWN. This kit is absolutely insane- I still can’t believe how many beauty items you receive in this box for the cheap price you pay. Are you ready to see it? Brace yourself.. The Kit YES, this is The Kit. It’s a special edition beauty box that Top Box releases every couple of months filled to the brim with tons of brand names ranging from drugstore to luxury. The vast majority of items are full sized but the box includesRead More →