Cat Morley


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Oct

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...

19

Chino Latino
The family were away on a trip to Bath today, so Tom and I treated ourselves to dinner out at Chino Latino. Chino Latino is in the swanky Park Plaza hotel on Albert Embankment, which has an LED li...

18

Amazon Development Centre
The family were off to se Stonehenge today so Tom and I had been left to our own devices in London. Amazon were hosting an event at their new offices near Liverpool Street so we headed along to ch...

17

 The Blackfriar
Dad has booked us a trip up the Skygarden this morning. It was a bit cloudy but I liked how it made my photos a little more dramatic. Though a little cold outside, it was cozy inside the garden an...

16

Imperial War Museum
The Imperial War Museum is really close to our house but we hadn't visited it before today and I'm glad we did because it was amazing. The gardens in front are beautiful and there's a piece of the...

15

Friday
We went for breakfast at Vanilla Black this morning, sitting out in the courtyard and tucking into porridge and iced coffee. Whenever my Dad goes to the British Museum, I know to stay home as he c...

14

The Canadians Have Arrived
Grandma and Bruce arrived in London this morning and they'd got plenty of sleep on the plane, so were ready to head out and see the city. Grandma loves horses and Bruce loves kissing alpacas so I ...

13

Wednesday
Dad arrived in London today in preparation for Grandma & Bruce flying in tomorrow, so we took him out for dinner in Brixton. We took him to see the David Bowie memorial before pointing out tha...

12

KitNip Box
Bobbin had a very exciting mail day when she received a KitNip Box in the mail. Filled with fun toys and tempting treats, the box ended up well chewed before we even had the chance to help her ope...

11

Monday
Danielle Pioli painted this gorgeous portrait of Crafterella for Superhero Sunday. Inspired by our ride on the Mail Rail and tour of the new Postal Museum, I decided to make a postage envelope sle...

10

Bermondsey Beer Mile
There's a series of breweries based out of railway arches in Bermondsey known as the Bermondsey Beer Mile and each weekend they're open to the public, so you can go on a pub crawl between them.

9

Grant Museum Of Zoology
Tom and I started our day with brunch at Coppa Club at Oxford Circus. Tom had his usual and I had smashed avocado on toast with poached eggs which we washed down with white peach sangrias.