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Yum Yum Candy Review - February 2017 - Canadian Candy Subscription Box

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This box was provided complimentary for review.

What is it? Yum Yum Candy
How Much? $22.99/month for I-Joy Box or $36.99/month for We-Joy Box. Save on pre-paid term subscriptions. Shipping $4.99 per box. Prices in US dollars. 
What’s in it?  Carefully selected full size candy assortment from around the world

YumYum Candy is a new Canadian subscription box that sends a monthly assortment of candies from around the world. There's flavours to satisfy each of your taste buds. Items will be unique, nostalgic, hard-to-find, or ridiculously yummy. The I-Joy box contains 7-10 full size items and the We-Joy box, meant for sharing, contains 12-15 full size items.

Boxes ship via Canada Post between the 20th and 25th of each month. You can cancel anytime by e-mailing Yum Yum Candy.

This is a review for the We-Joy box.

The product card details each item, including country of origin. Most items this month are from the UK or USA. There are 15 items in the box.

First look!
Bubble Rubble Bub…

Luxe Box Review - Spring 2017 - Canadian Beauty Subscription Box

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Canadian Box Addict pays for this subscription.

What is it?Luxe Box
How Much? $26 per quarter, $50 semi-annually, $96 yearly. Shipping included. Prices in Canadian dollars.
What’s in it? 7-8 Trial-size products every season (4x per year)

Luxe Box is a Canadian subscription service that sends beauty and lifestyle products every season. Subscribers will receive 7-8 full size and trial size products. Boxes ship four times per year, and include complimentary shipping.

In April 2015, Luxe Box was taken over by Topbox. It's never been quite the same since. My last review was Fall 2016, and prior to that, Fall 2015. I have such mixed feelings about this subscription, that I didn't bother doing a review of the Winter 2016 box.

Just like last season, the box appeared out of nowhere. I received an e-mail confirming my address, then a tracking number. There is very little promotion when it comes to Luxe Box. In July 2016, they stopped updating their Instagram feed and directed users …

Novel Editions Review - March 2017 - Canadian Book Subscription Box + PROMO CODE

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Canadian Box Addict pays for this box.

What is it?Novel Editions How Much? $44.99/month, plus tax and $9.61 shipping. Save on 3 month terms. Prices in Canadian dollars. What’s in it? A recently released novel as well as 3 related items and a note from the curator.

Novel Editions is a Canadian subscription box for book lovers. Each month, Novel Editions sends a carefully curated box of bookish items. Expect to receive a fiction novel released in the last 6 months, 3-4 items that are relevant to the book, plus a note from the curator explaining why she chose the book. The founder, Alex, spends a great deal of time each month curating the perfect box to bring joy to subscribers.

Boxes ship the first week of each month via Canada Post. Shipping is a flat rate $9.61 across Canada. A single month subscription is non-recurring, so you need to sign up again the following month. The 3 month terms are pre-paid and non-recurring and shipping is included in the total cost.

Mid-month, Ale…

Beauty Box 5 Review - January 2017 - Beauty Subscription Box + BONUS

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Canadian Box Addict pays for this box. This post contains affiliate links.
Review written by Hayley.

What is it?Beauty Box 5
How Much? $12/month, $30/quarter, $99/year,  plus $3 shipping per box. Prices in US dollars.
What's in it? 5 products from your favourite beauty brands 

Beauty Box 5 is a beauty sampling service that sends 5 deluxe or full sized products every month. Products range from makeup, hair care and skincare to nail polishes, fragrances, and beauty tools.

We truly believe that it takes a little bit of everything to look so good, which is why we include luxury, drugstore, and indie brands alike! You’ll see much-loved standbys from bigger brands and new omg-this-is-amazing finds from smaller brands, too.
Click here to see all our Beauty Box 5 reviews.

First look!
The theme for January is “Red Carpet Ready” and the box is full of items so you can be ready for your closeup.

So Susan Light Diffuser - (Full Size, $18 US)
With a scent of cocoa and coconut, this pan smells go…