Cat Morley


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Oct

22

Pumpkin Patch
We're having a Halloween party next week so we decided to stock up on pumpkins and pick our own at a pumpkin patch. The closest patch we could find to Central London was Foxes Farm Fields in Essex...

21

Crystal Palace
We headed down to Crystal Palace this morning, to take a walk around the park and see the dinosaurs. The sculptures were built in 1854, when less was known about dinosaurs so they're are lots of i...

18

Ziggy Stardust
It was Date Night tonight so we headed down to Brixton where there's a really good Bovril ghost sign. We ended up at Three Eight Four, a cosy little cocktail and tapas bar. I loved the wall ligh...

17

Amici
Inspired by our visit to the Moulin Rouge, I created a make-up tutorial complete with red glitter eyes and lips, crystals and feather eyelashes. Check out Moulin Rouge Make Up on Cut Out + Keep

16

Monday
It's starting to look a lot like Halloween in our bedroom. I got some new bedsheets with witch and wizard cats on. Every time I put new sheets on the bed, Bobbin likes to roll around on them decan...

15

Brockwell Lido
We went for brunch at The Lido Cafe in Brockwell Park this morning. Though it was a little chilly outside, people were still happily swimming away and drinking poolside. We decided to keep warm i...

14

Farm Girl
We went for breakfast at Farm Girl in Notting Hill this morning, a cafe known for serving Instagramable dishes. We sat in the vine filled courtyard and it was so peaceful that we forgot we were ju...

11

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities
We were hanging out with Claire over east this evening, so we headed up to Hoxton Square beforehand to grab dinner. We ended up at Zigfrid von Underbelly where it was Happy Hour so I had two of th...

10

69 Colebrooke Row
We headed out for a date night in Islington this evening and ended up at Radicals and Victuallers for cocktails. Tom ordered my favourite cocktail, a French Martini, for me without me even looking...

8

Cadbury World
We set off to Coventry this morning so that Tom could visit the Electric Railway Museum which was opening it's doors for the last time this weekend. The yard was filled with lots of rusty old trai...

7

ZZ Green
I treated myself to a Takeout Box necklace from the Tatty Devine sale. It's super cute and I like the idea of wearing it to dress up for dinner when we're ordering in. Inspired by my new necklace...

5

Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea
We treated ourselves to the Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea at the Sanderson London this afternoon. The hotel was lovely and the afternoon tea was held in their courtyard, with cozy blankets and heater...

4

Tea & Crafting
Dad got me a voucher for a ring making at Tea & Crafting for my birthday and the night of the workshop had finally arrived. The class took place at their super cute studio just next to Covent ...

3

Oxo Tower
We enjoyed our meal at the top of The Gherkin so much last night that we decided to go again for the London Restaurant Festival tonight. This time we chose the Oxo Tower on the Southbank as it's t...

2

Searcys At The Gherkin
This month is the London Restaurant Festival with lots of fancy restaurants around the city offering cheap deals on set menus. Excited to go to the top of The Gherkin, Tom booked us dinner at Sear...

1

Cupcakes & Shhht
I've been wanting to try Cupcakes & Shhht in the Artworks at Elephant & Castle for ages and not just because of their awesome name. I sipped on a pink latte with beetroot, vanilla and agav...

Sep

30

Chislehurst Caves
We headed out on an adventure to the Chislehurst Caves, down in Bromley, South London. Before we entered the caves, we were given oil lamps to help us light our way. Used for chalk mining during ...

29

Pop Art Sushi
It turns out that there's a tikki bar opposite our house called South London Pacific. Even better, they serve £3 tikki cocktails before 10pm. When I'd spotted that you could get a ferris wheel of...

28

Best Coffee Guide
The Best Coffee Guide saw some of my photos of Edinburgh coffee shops and got in touch to ask if I'd like to write some reviews for them. It's the perfect fit as I like to work in coffee shops, an...

27

Bompas & Parr
Motcomb Street was reopening after refurbishment this evening and was having a street party to celebrate. The Old Dirty Brasstards were playing a brass rendition of Royals by Lord when we arrived ...

26

Cha Chaan Teng
We were invited to the launch of a new app called MealPal at Cha Chaan Teng in Holborn this evening. The app lets you pre-order food from restaurants to pick up for as little as £5 and there were ...

24

Pearly Kings & Queens Harvest Festival
It was the day of the Pearly Kings and Queens Harvest Festival at Guildhall. I've always wanted to see a real Pearly Queen and admire her pearly coat, so we headed along to check it out.

23

The Tiroler Hut
We started the day by taking the family back to our old London neighbourhood with a walk around Little Venice. After everywhere I've seen, I still think Little Venice is the most picturesque place...

22

Nordic Bakery
The family are away on a trip to Hastings, so I had a quite day catching up on work and then met Tom for lunch in Soho. We went to the Nordic Bakery famous for it's Scandinavian food and cinnamon ...

20

Dragon Palace
The family were back to stay today and this time my Mum was with them, so we had a very full house. We'd wandered past the Walworth Garden a few earlier and I thought it would be somewhere Mum wou...