The Gift that Keeps on Giving: Subscription Boxes

Are you racking your brain trying to figure out the perfect gift for those on your list? Why not choose a gift subscription box? Far beyond the jelly-of-the-month club, there’s a box for every interest, age, and stage of life. They really are the gift that keeps on giving. Here are ten suggestions we love, along with exclusive Simply Family Magazine promo codes!

For Montana Lovers:

Local Love

Bring happy to their mailbox! The Last Best Box is perfect for those who love Montana. Stevensville, MT couple Scott and Amy Sacry founded the local company in May 2018. Choose seasonal quarterly boxes filled with all things local, or one-time boxes such as the Montana Spa Box, Montana Coffee Lover’s Box, or Montana Huckleberry Box. Check out lastbestbox.com for more details and shop with promo code SIMPLYFAMILY5 for $5.00 off a box.

For the Foodie:

Spice it Up

Discover new recipes and out of the box meal ideas with Raw Spice Bar’s salt-free spices for all diets. Shipped quarterly with recipes, Raw Spice Bar is a great gift idea for the inner chefs on your list. Check them out at Rawspicebar.com and use our exclusive promo code SIMPLYSPICES to receive your first three spices for $9.00. 

Chef in Training

Raddish is a monthly cooking club, culinary lesson, and mealtime solution all in one. They make cooking and sharing a meal fun for the whole family with three simple steps. There’s something for all ages in this box with a unique monthly theme that embeds math, science, geography, and history into a culinary lesson. Each box includes a grocery list, recipe guides, activity cards, collectible kitchen tools, and dinnertime conversation starters. Go ahead and get started making memories as a family at Raddishkids.com. (waiting on possible promo code by 11/19 at the latest)

For the Kids:

Bits and Pieces

Teach your kids to love coding with Bitsbox, a learning system that teaches real coding. Each level introduces a new computer science concept with a set of fun app projects arriving every month. Designed for 6-12-year-olds. Sign up today and receive $15.00 off any 3 or 12-month subscription with Simply Family's exclusive code SIMPLY through December 31, 2018.

Build and Learn

KiwiCo. has crates for kids of all ages with a goal of inspiring them to see themselves as scientists, artists, creators, and makers. They offer five lines for different ages and interests: Tadpole Crate for young toddlers, Koala Crate for 3-4 year olds, Kiwi Crate for 5-8 year olds, Doodle Crate for 9-16 year olds interested in art and design, Tinker Crate for ages 9-15 interested in science and engineering, Atlas Crate to inspire global citizens, and Eureka Crate for kids 14+ teaching how to apply principles of science and math. Available for $16.95/month for a year membership. Shop with our exclusive link to receive your first month free! www.kiwico.com/simplyfamilymagazine

A Global Adventure

Inspire your child to learn about the world with one of four award-winning subscriptions to Little Passports! Kids ages 3-9+ will be inspired by the world around them through Early Explorers- ages 3-5, World Edition (most popular)- ages 6-10, USA Edition- 7-12 or Science Expeditions- ages 9+. Each month, they will receive hands-on activities, souvenirs, and experiments to help them explore their world and spark their curiosity. Sign up at Littlepassports.com and shop with our exclusive promo code: PR8S8K for 15% off through December 31, 2018.

For Her:


This year, why not give a box that has a story and makes the world better? Causebox provides a seasonal delivery of 6-8 hand-curated products for women, along with the story behind each brand. Shop Causebox.com with code WELCOME10 for $10.00 off your first box!

For Him:

One Stop Shop

Give him a gift to up his grooming game. BirchboxMan equips men with the right products and know-how so that they can easily upgrade their grooming regimen. The monthly subscription box provides customized, sample-sized products to try. Once they’ve found their favorites, a full-sized version can be purchased at the Birchbox Shop. While supplies last, shop with code FREEBOX to redeem a free extra box of five mystery grooming samples with the purchase of a 3-month, 6-month, or yearly subscription. Shop Birchbox.com/men to get gifting today.

For Anyone:

Wine Not

Give the wine lover on your list a gift they’ll love and look forward to all year long. A gift to the Wine Club from Prairie Berry Winery in Hill City, South Dakota is sure to please. Choose between the Gen5 Sweet or Gen5 Mix variety, and recipients will be sent 4-bottle packs, hand selected by the winemaker each quarter. Check out Prairieberry.com for more information.

Gift of Bliss

Who doesn’t love a wonderfully scented home? When the cheerful yellow boxes from Vellabox arrive at your recipient’s doorstep each month, they are moments away from transforming any room in their home into a tranquil oasis. Vellabox is a monthly candle subscription box, delivering seasonal, all-natural, American made, hand-poured candles and a surprise gift each month. Check out vellabox.com and shop with our exclusive promo code SimplyFam5 to save $5.00 off any purchase!