With most of us preparing to hunker down safely at home, now's the time to make sure we have all we need to ride out this uncertain time. Luckily, there are plenty of small sellers here on the Cratejoy Marketplace who are dedicated to bringing stay-at-home essentials right to the front door.
Since we're in prepper-mode ourselves, we considered all the best ways to keep stir craziness at bay, and came up with an assortment of monthly subscriptions that can help with everything from stocking the snack cabinet and keeping the kids busy to sprucing up the home and enjoying a fun date night in!
So, whether you're looking to make life a little easier, send a gift to friends and family who are being kept at a safe distance, or just treat yourself to something new and fun, we've got you covered.
Price: Starts at $25.00/month
About the Box: Considering our modern-day war cry -- Wash your hands! -- Handy Antiviral is a subscription service that aims to help you get the job done by sending 5 full-size bottles of safe and effective antiviral handrub every month. Dedicated to fair pricing, each bottle contains the WHO's recommended formulation, making a simple hand scrub an effective way to deactivate a wide range of viruses.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of the month
Price: Starts at $24.95/month
About the Box: Since snacks are high on everyone's list, and stress-snacking is in full swing, trust Naked Snacks to bring some much-needed reinforcement to help you meet your healthy snack goals. Focusing on whole-food goodies with a touch of indulgence, this monthly box subscription delivers 5 or 10 large bags of mixed, flavored nuts, fresh dried fruits and sweet and salty trail mixes.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from Canada on the 15th each month
Price: Starts at $21.67/month
About the Box: Bring a little fun to the doorstep on a monthly basis with a subscription to the Deadbolt Mystery Society. Boasting plenty of 5-star reviews from players of all ages, each box sends a stand-alone mystery filled with intrigue and well-developed characters and story lines. Gather the whole family or all the roomies, get those game faces on, and tackle challenging puzzles and clues as you work towards a successful solve.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries in the 1st full week of the month
Price: Starts at $4.75/month
About the Box: Plants have the power to lift our mood and brighten our living spaces. Bring little touches of Mother Nature to your home with the charming plants packed into the Succulents Box. Available in 6 budget-friendly subscription options, choose to get anywhere from 1-4 easy-care succulents or air plants, arriving in 2-inch plastic pots, along with a plant info card and care instructions.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. 3 business days from ordering, with renewals between the 18th-20th of the month
Price: Starts at $22.95/month
About the Box: Now is as good a time as any to focus on keeping yourself healthy, inside and out. With the Vegancuts Beauty Box, you'll know that your skincare routine includes top-quality cruelty-free vegan and non-toxic products containing only the best ingredients. Get an assortment of 4 or more items each month, including cleansers, hydrating lotions, exfoliants, sprays and superfood serums.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. by the 17th of each month
Price: Starts at $19.99/month
About the Box: A heartwarming gift idea or special treat for any coffee lover and their furry friends, Puppy Paws Coffee & Company delivers a 12oz bag of freshly roasted premium coffee, in either whole bean or ground, plus a treat and toy for the doggos. And, as a little icing on the coffee cake, so to speak, every cup supports a pup with 50% of all profits being donated to animal rescue operations.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 10 days from ordering, with renewals shipping on the 5th of the month
Price: Starts at $30.00/month
About the Box: Sugarbird Sweets brings a whole new meaning to self-care by delivering Tea Time in a Box. Perfect for those who need a little treat to keep them going, each month brings flavorful moist and buttery mini scones, shortbread or cookies, and a specialty loose-leaf tea. Catering to a number of special dietary considerations, everyone can find the perfect option to suit their needs.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on a Wed or Thurs after ordering, with renewals shipping on the 2nd Tues each month
Price: Starts at $57.50/month
About the Box: Curated by a professional interior designer, each monthly Habitation Box helps you spruce up your home styling with fresh and trendy home goods. Bringing a collection of 3-10 high-quality decor items that offer a clean, seasonal aesthetic, unpack everything from decorative pillow covers and comfy throw blankets, to kitchen accessories, wall art, ceramics, candles and more!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of every month