Flower of the Month Club
Still catching flack for that time you forgot your two-month anniversary? Have an arrangement of fresh flowers sent to your significant other year-round courtesy of this upscale Etobicoke florist. $50 per month, Vanderfleet Flowers, 270 The Kingsway, 416-234-0550, vanderfleet.com.
DVD of the Month Club
Appease the cinema buffs in your inner circle with film fest–approved movies and DVD shorts, mailed monthly, for them to critique over popcorn from the comfort of their own couch. US$135 per year, Film Movement Canada, filmmovementcanada.com.
Wine of the Month Club
If “develop my palate” shows up on your friend’s New Year’s resolutions list, arrange for home-delivery of two bottles of newly released, expert-selected Ontario wines, sent in red-white, red-red, or white-white pairings each month. $40–$50 per month, Winery to Home, 416-492-3102, wineofthemonthclub.ca.
Hot Sauce of the Month Club
Know someone who puts that you-know-what on everything from crackers to cardboard? Top up their supply with a monthly supply of two hard-to-find gourmet sauces from all over the globe. From $28 per month, Amazing Clubs, 800-772-9175, amazingclubs.ca.