Category Archives: Teen/Tween Subscription Boxes

Boodle Box May 2016 Review

Boodle Box is a subscription based service that delivers goodies to your tween/teen on a monthly basis.  Subscribers choose from two age groups: Boodle One is for ages 6-11 or Boodle Two for 12+ years.  Pricing is as follows for both age groups:

 $29.99 + $5 shipping for one month

$24.99 + $5 shipping per month for three months

$19.99 + $5 shipping per month for six months

$19.99 and free shipping per month for twelve months

* Bonus Offer* – A subscription to Family Fun magazine or Teen Vogue magazine accompanies orders of Boodle One and Boodle Two respectively right now!

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Yay!!  It’s Boodle Box time!!!  This is by far, Katrina’s favorite day of the month!!

Katrina completed this rest of this review of her Boodle Two subscription.

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Book Riot: Young Adult April 2016 Review

Book Riot: Young Adult is a subscription based service headed by Quarterly.  It offers”a package of YA books and bookish stuff”.  This is the third Book Riot: Young Adult box.  Pricing is as follows, with free shipping:

$50 every quarter

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For some reason, I always forget when I should be receiving my Book Riot YA.  Was a total surprise when it arrived on my doorstep today…as usual!

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OwlCrate March 2016 Review

OwlCrate is a relatively new subscription based service that delivers a book inspired box surrounding a central theme on a monthly basis.  Specifically, “each OwlCrate will contain one new Young Adult novel, as well as 3-5 other bookish treats to help you get your nerd on.”  Pricing is as follows:

$29.99 + $6.99 shipping (to US) for one month

$86.98 + $6.99 shipping (each month) for three months

$167.94 + $6.99 shipping (each month) for six months

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I think it’s just about time for the April OwlCrate!!  I better get this one reviewed soon then!!

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LOLA March 2016 Review

LOLA is a subscription based service that delivers tampons to subscribers on a regular basis.  Subscribers choose either light, regular, or super absorbency (or a variety of those sizes), as well as how many boxes and even the frequency of the delivery of the boxes.  Pricing is as follows, all include free shipping:

$10 for one box of 18 tampons

$18 for two boxes of 18 tampons each

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I received a free month subscription of LOLA from my PopSugar Must Have box this month.  We already have a “that time of the month” box, but I figured there’s no harm in trying a new FREE one.  I already appreciate the fact that it arrived in a very discreet, ordinary cardboard box.

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iBbeautiful March 2016 Review

iBbeautiful is a subscription box service geared towards tweens and teens.  There are two boxes available, 8-12 years or 13+ years, that are delivered with FREE SHIPPING!  Pricing is as follows:

Basic Box Subscription: $20/month, 4-6 items (one time box purchase – $24)

Graphic Tee Box: $30/month, 4-6 items AND a graphic tee (one time box purchase – $34)

Natalya normally writes the iBbeautiful reviews, but with Daylight Savings Time, a Dance Competition, and a two day Dance Convention, she’s too wiped out to review this weekend!  Please bear with my adult take on this tween box.  😉

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Natalya is always thrilled to see this pink box waiting for her on our doorstep.  We’ve been subscribing for quite some time now and she still gets excited!

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OwlCrate February 2016 Review

OwlCrate is a relatively new subscription based service that delivers a book inspired box surrounding a central theme on a monthly basis.  Specifically, “each OwlCrate will contain one new Young Adult novel, as well as 3-5 other bookish treats to help you get your nerd on.”  Pricing is as follows:

$29.99 + $6.99 shipping (to US) for one month

$86.98 + $6.99 shipping (each month) for three months

$167.94 + $6.99 shipping (each month) for six months

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I wonder what spin the month of LOVE will have on OwlCrate!

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So Bailey February 2016 Review

So Bailey is a subscription based service that delivers beautiful, unique bows and hair accessories to subscribers on a monthly basis.  Pricing is as follows, all include free shipping:

$18.95 for one month

$17.95 per month for 3 months, paid upfront

$15.95 per month for 12 months, paid upfront

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Uh oh!  This month’s So Bailey box took a beating at the post office!!

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OwlCrate November 2015 Review

OwlCrate is a relatively new subscription based service that delivers a book inspired box surrounding a central theme on a monthly basis.  Specifically, “each OwlCrate will contain one new Young Adult novel, as well as 3-5 other bookish treats to help you get your nerd on.”  Pricing is as follows:

$29.99 + $6.99 shipping (to US) for one month

$86.98 + $6.99 shipping (each month) for three months

$167.94 + $6.99 shipping (each month) for six months

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I have really been enjoying my OwlCrate subscription.  I just renewed for another 6 months!!  Whoo hoo!!

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Darby Smart Girl October 2015 Review

Darby Smart Girl is a relatively new subscription box service that delivers materials to complete a craft or art project.  Boxes are delivered bi-monthly (December, February, April, June, August, and October) with FREE SHIPPING on all plans.  Pricing is as follows:

One month – $19

3 months – $57

6 months (full year) – $95

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August’s Darby Smart Box was a win for Natalya and her friend.  I’m hoping this month is just as fabulous!

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Doodle Crate October 2015 Review

Doodle Crate is a subscription based service that delivers “materials and inspiration for an amazing handmade project” on a monthly basis.  Pricing is as follows, all include free shipping:

$19.95 for one month

$19.95 per month for 3 months, paid upfront

$18.50 per month for 6 months, paid upfront

$16.95 per month for 12 months, paid upfront

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My girls are almost always interested in their Doodle Crates.  I wonder what they have in store for us this month.

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