It's a novel idea to bake cookies from scratch each month, but sometimes … well, there's not enough time. Fret not, cookie connoisseurs, because this gourmet company makes it easy for you to enjoy pancake and bacon, chocolate truffle, birthday cake and lemon bar-flavored cookies. Best of all, you can select how many cookies you want — from half a dozen to two dozen — plus the number of months, which ranges from an ongoing subscription to one year. Prices vary. thecravory.com.
Change your signature scent with this delivered-to-your-door service, which offers a 30-day supply of a designer fragrance of choice. The service is available to men and women, with more than 450 perfumes and colognes, including Burberry, Cartier, Estee Lauder, Michal Kors and Valentino. $14.95 per month, with free shipping. scentbird.com.
Each month, a variety of items, including ties, socks, pocket squares, grooming products and more, will be selected by a stylist and mailed to him. All items are his to keep (or gift to a bro). The value of the merchandise is always more than $100, but participants pay $28. sprezzabox.com.
Based on a quiz about preferences, subscribers will receive a beauty box subscription with a full-size beauty item and nail polish from a variety of popular collections each month. Package options range from $19.99 to $39.99 per month, depending on the service. Subscribers also can skip a month or cancel at any time. julep.com.
Skip trips to the grocery store and have just the right portions for meals, thanks to this Atlanta-based national meal kit delivery company. Subscription services, which include options such as beef rib-eye, chicken, red beans and rice, salads, cookies and truffles, range from one week to six months. A standard gift box — with two servings for two people or one meal for four people — is $57. peachdish.com.
Thanks to a team of coffee curators, your preferred flavor arrives in the form of a 12-ounce bag of whole beans. Supply options range from one month to a year. $20 per month. one.mistobox.com.
Green Kids Craft
Instead of playing computer games, kids can test their skills with a fun safari science project that includes scratch art boards and stencils, build a cardboard robot, and more. Subscription services are available for up to one year. $19.95 per month. greenkidcrafts.com.
This membership service offers a monthly delivery of beauty samples for her skin, hair and style based on personal preferences. $10 per month. Men can enjoy some TLC, too, with a box created just for him. Products include grooming samples, such as daily moisturizers or classic pomades, and a lifestyle item like a gadget, bar tool or accessory. $20 per month. birchbox.com.