FAQ's

Can I see what other customers thought?

Yes! You can see customer reviews right on our product pages!

How long do I have to subscribe for?

You pick your term up front! There are no recurring charges.

What is the Time for Reads Box?

The Time for Reads Box is a bi-monthly subscription box. Every two months we personally curate a box filled with reads, organic teas and treats devoted to helping you make the most of your precious reading time.  This means that each box is tailored for you!

As a former bookseller, our curator has a great track record for picking the perfect book for each person. How? She reaches out to each new subscriber to learn more about your favourite genres, authors and reads!

What is the Time for Piece Box?

The Time for Piece Box is a bi-monthly subscription box. Every two months we personally curate a box filled with a vintage, literary or classic-themed adult puzzle, a great thriller or mystery, and fine, organic tea (premium, loose), chocolate & treats, the Time for Piece box keeps it simple: pick one box or more and your Time for Piece will be delivered to your door without any hassle.

What is A Weekend Getaway Gift Subscription?

Each Weekend Getaway Gift box includes beautiful tissue wrapping each item, a custom bookmark, a card with your personalized note and delivers 2 months' worth of everything they'll need to make the most of their reading time. It's is filled with great reads, organic teas and treats - and we pick your genre for you! Choose books only or book & puzzle!

What is the Anytime Booklovers' Box?

The Anytime Booklovers' box is a Surprise box is a very popular item! Genres will vary and is not tied to any schedule and it is shipped within a week of your order. Like our TFR subscription, the TFR Surprise box is filled with great reads, organic teas and treats - but we pick your genre for you!

What is the Time for Tea & Treats Box?

The Time for Tea & Treats Box is a bi-monthly subscription service.Every two months we personally curate an amazing assortment of treats & organic loose leaf teas to inspire you slow things down a bit each day. 

What is the Time for Tea Anytime Box?

The Time for Tea - Single Box is for those wanting to try a bit less tea. You'll receive 3-4 blends of amazing, organic loose leaf teas delivered straight to you within a week or ordering - enough to enjoy a perfect cup of tea (or two) each day!

What if I already read the book(s) in  my subscription box?

We strive to include only new and/or notable books in the genres of your choice, but if by some chance it's one you already picked up, you can gift your copy to a friend while still enjoying the other items in your box.

All About Gift Cards

Can a gift card be used more than once?
Yes, provided there is still a balance remaining on the card.

Can more than one gift card be used towards a purchase?
Yes. A customer can redeem another gift card during checkout.

Can a gift card be used to buy a gift card?
No, you can't use a gift card to buy another gift card.

Can a gift card be used to pay for shipping and taxes?
Yes, gift cards are applied to the final order total which includes shipping and taxes.

Can gift cards be used in conjunction with a discount code?
Yes, gift cards are a form of payment.


SHIPPING DETAILS

TIME FOR READS BOX
TFR Boxes are shipped bi-monthly in January, March, May, July, September and November each year.  You can purchase your TFR subscription as a gift, as a one time box, as a  6 month subscription (3 boxes), or as a 12 month subscription (6 boxes). Our subscriptions have flat rate shipping to show our loyal supporters our appreciation! Will ship by the third week of the month.

TIME FOR PIECE BOX
TFP Boxes are shipped bi-monthly in January, March, May, July, September and November each year.  You can purchase your TFP subscription as a gift, as a one time box, as a  6 month subscription (3 boxes), or as a 12 month subscription (6 boxes). Our subscriptions always ship free to show our loyal supporters our appreciation! Will ship by the third week of the month.

WEEKEND GETAWAY SUBSCRIPTION
A Weekend Getaway Gift Subscription Boxes are shipped bi-monthly in January, March, May, July, September and November each year.  You can purchase your subscription as a gift for a 4 month subscription (2 boxes), as a 6 month subscription (3 boxes), or as a 12 month subscription (6 boxes). Our subscriptions always ship free show our loyal supporters our appreciation! Will ship by the third week of the month.

TIME FOR TEA BOX
Tea Boxes are shipped bi-monthly in January, March, May, July, September and November each year.  You can purchase your Tea only subscription as a gift, as a one time box, as a  6 month subscription (3 boxes), or as a 12 month subscription (6 boxes). Our subscriptions are discounted to show our loyal supporters our appreciation! Will ship by the third week of the month.

When and how are the boxes shipped?

Shipping is flat rate within Canada for all our boxes. We ship via Canada Post Expedited Parcel on or around. Subscription boxes are shipped mid-month, every two months.

    When and how is my tea (or other goods) shipped?

    If you purchase single goods (not a subscription box), they will be sent out via Canada Post within 2 business days.

    Cut off dates for monthly boxes and other subscriptions:

    In order to receive the current subscription you must subscribe prior to shipping, typically by mid-month of the shipping month (i.e. - January, March, May, July, September and November).

    What if I subscribed, but I want to skip a box?

    If you are subscribed for a multi-month box and want to skip a box because you are going on holidays (or any other reason!), use the "Contact Us" page on our website and we will be more than happy to arrange for you to skip the that box!

    What is your refund policy?

    Any shipped items are not eligible for a refund or return as they contain consumable goods (tea, books, etc.). We take time to carefully curate all of our boxes to ensure the best customer experience. If you are not happy at anytime or one of your products was broken or damaged in shipping please let us know.

    Do you ship outside of Canada?

    We only ship domestically within Canada.