The Latest Interiors Trends with John Lewis

So, I guess this is the introduction of Home and Interiors content here on Helpless Whilst Drying – I guess this may be Helpless Whilst Watching Paint Dry over the next few months. Last week I was invited over to John Lewis in Peterborough by the Home Design team to take a look at the […]

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Boots Points Haul & Wedding Voucher Spends

It’s a bit of a tradition for me to spend my collected Boots points after Christmas whilst the sales are on. The Christmas gift sets are reduced heavily and it’s normally the best time in the year to pick up things like perfume whilst all their gifting range is around 50% off. We also got […]

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What I Got For Christmas 2017

I did my first one of these posts last year which went down really well so I thought I would share again what I/We got for Christmas this year. This year, as last year we both got quite a lot of cash as part of our presents some of which I’ve already spent so I […]

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Remember When… // Thoughtful Christmas with Notonthehighstreet

When Notonthehighstreet invited me to take part in their campaign to find a thoughtful Christmas present for a loved one and I started taking a look through their some of what they had on offer there was one particular present that I was immediately drawn to…

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The Ultimate Lipstick Organisation – Vanity Decay Review

I’ve not been happy with my Lipstick organisation for a while, I’ve had a tower of drawers which make it awkward to see what I have or know where things are easily, and a small leather set of drawers. which I store everything I’ve either reviewed or I’m not planning to review. As a result […]

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The Subscription for Your Furry Friend

Do your pets presume every rustle of a packet or contents of a cardboard box might be for them? Mine do and for once they won’t be disappointed. Last month the guys over at Animal Box got in touch and offered Dexter and Charlie their own box to try of course we said yes, and […]

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Coconut Lane Haul + Discount Code

Since launching late last year, Coconut Lane has been making waves in the blogosphere with an Instagram worthy range of items. I’m really excited to have joined their ‘Coconut Queen’ Ambassador team as I had been starting to grow a list as long as my arm of items that I wanted to get. 

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Prestige Flowers Review

One of the thing you’d first notice on entering my house, is just how many plants and bouquets are scattered across each room. Flowers and gardening are a big part of my life thanks to being raised with two parents who grow garden roses for a living and it’s transpired down to a love for […]

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My Little Box February 2016 – My Little Home Box Unboxing

 This month has seen My Little Box have a homely makeover for the first time since being subscribed since they first opened their doors to the UK market with their ‘My Little Home Box‘. Something about it, right from clocking eyes on the box felt fresh and different to the other boxes, and I was […]

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The Melt Crowd September 2015 Review

   Well this was a surprise when it landed through my door whilst I loved my first ‘The Melt Crowd‘ box last month (you can read that here). I did mean to cancel it, but I must have forgot.

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The Melt Crowd – August 2015 Unboxing

I’ve been waiting for this to arrive since the start of July, and did a little hop and a skip when it landed on my doorstep at the end of last week. You’ll know if you saw my ‘Jo Malone on a Budget’ post that I might have a small obsession with candles.

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