Cat Morley


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Dec

7

Thursday
We cured our own salmon last night using Mackmyra Swedish whisky. We tried it for breakfast this morning on Eggs Royale with a mustard and dill Bernaise sauce. Check out Whisky Cured Salmon Eggs ...

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London Underground Christmas
We've decided to go for a London Underground theme for our Christmas tree this year. We made paper chains out of tube maps and made baubles with roundels of our favourite stations. Finally to go ...

5

Pawsecco
It's beginning to look very Christmassy in our loft. Tom put curtains of fairy lights up in each of our windows and now we've got the brightest house on the street. We picked up some Pawsecco for...

4

The Disaster Artist
I've been hit with the baking bug again after watching Nigella's new show and was inspired to bake some mini bundt cakes this afternoon. I used some Mulled Gin from The Gin Bothy to bake them and i...

3

London Cocktail Club
We headed up to Bethnal Green this afternoon where we stopped to admire the tiles and awesome clock in the tube station. It was the day of the Bust Christmas Craftacular at York Hall, so we popped...

2

Pines & Needles
It was a nice crisp and sunny day, so we decided to take a drive around South London when we ended up at London's last remaining toll road. Intrigued, we decided to pay the £1.20 toll to see what ...

1

December
It was the first day of December, so we got to open our advent calendars. Tom & I had Reese's Peanut Butter Cup calendars and a Lego one to share, while Bobbin had her own Battersea Dogs &...

Nov

30

Thursday
I was in a crafty mood today, so I decided to eat up some of my yarn collection by making pom poms including this Princess Leia pom pom. Check out Princess Leia Pom Pom on Cut Out + Keep

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Eat Me, Drink Me
I've always wanted to buy a neon sign and finally took the plunge and got one for our kitchen. It's an Alice In Wonderland inspired Eat Me, Drink Me neon and it looks perfect on our white brick wa...

27

Giant Robot
Alex & Duncan were down in London today and popped by to visit us. We headed out for lunch at London Grind where they had a brand new cocktail menu, so I tried a Chai Mojito and Tom had the Tu...

26

Caravan
It was almost time for Izzy & Paul to catch their train back to Edinburgh, so packed up their bags and headed up to Granary Square near the station for breakfast. There was an amazing singing ...

25

Nine Lives
Izzy & Paul are down in London to visit so we decided to take them on a beer crawl along the Bermondsey Beer Mile. Our first stop was the Southwark Brewing Company for some half pints of beer.

24

Hopetoun Gardens
I spent the night in Burntisland last night so that I could visit my Nana today and we set off on a trip to South Queensferry, meaning that I'd get a chance to drive over the new Queensferry Crossi...

23

Edinburgh Ice Adventure
Mum came through to visit me in Edinburgh today and we went to the National Museum for afternoon tea. She took me to see her favourite exhibit from the second floor, a giraffe with it's tongue stu...

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Wednesday
One of the highlights of a trip back to Edinburgh is getting to see Katie & Phil. And despite all the fancy restaurants we could have went to in the city, we ended up at Wetherspoons, proving ...

21

Beer Kitchen
The best thing about being back in Edinburgh is being able to catch up with our friends and today I met Katie for lunch. We went to Fredericks Coffee House next to Katie's office which has huge wi...

20

Back In Edinburgh
We're back in Edinburgh for Tom's first week back at FreeAgent. It's so nice to be home but much colder than I'm use to after the mild London weather. Izzy booked us a room at the Leonardo Royal a...

19

Ping Pong
It was Mum & Dad's last day in London, but we would be heading back to Scotland with them for Tom's work. We passed through Trafalgar Square on our way into town where we past by the world's s...

18

The Cinema Museum
As my Dad is such a huge film fan, we couldn't resist a visit to The Cinema Museum in Kennington while he was down. We were greeted by two super enthusiastic employees dressed in vintage usher uni...

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The Ethicurean
Mum & Dad are down in London to visit for the weekend. I'd booked a little lodge for dinner on the rooftop of John Lewis where The Ethicurean have a pop-up restaurant and garden decorated in f...

16

Thursday
We had a lazy day tidying up the house in preparation for my parents arriving tomorrow. I knew the family would be hungry when they arrived, so I baked some Quorn Pesto Pockets for them. Check ou...

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Wednesday
My favourite part of our house is the top floor where you get a gorgeous view over the city, so I decided to make the most of the spot by adding a table and chairs so we can sit and admire the sky ...

14

Ke$ha
We went for lunch at Vanilla Black this afternoon where I tucked into a veggie sausage roll and tasty smoothie. I sent Tom off to see Ke$ha at the Electric in Brixton tonight for CO+K and he came ...

13

Absurd Bird
John Lewis have a roof garden on top of their Oxford Street store and it's decorated all prettily for Christmas. It was sunset when we arrived and the view over London was so pretty. Though there...

12

Ramen Burgers
I've been wanting to try a ramen burger for ages but we've been struggling to find anywhere that makes them vegetarian, so I decided to make my own. Check out Ramen Burgers on Cut Out + Keep I u...