Cat Morley


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Feb

16

Book Release Day
Our book Cut Out + Keep: Around The USA In 50 Craft Projects was published in the UK today and we couldn't wait to hear what everyone thinks of it.

15

Sunday
It was really sunny today and warm enough to put the roof down on Fig, so we used the nice weather as an excuse to drive to North Berwick and go for coffee at Steampunk. The baking at Steampunk is...

14

Valentine's Day
It was Valentine's Day today and Tom surprised me with a heart-shaped fried egg and smoked salmon muffin with prosecco for breakfast. He'd also got me an adorable teddy bear, some chocolates, a go...

13

Friday
We took my Nana and Mum to Maison De Moggy today. We were hoping it would be nice and quite because it was a weekday but it was still fully booked. The cats were a lot more relaxed than our first ...

12

Clouds & Soil
We're giving away PIPSTICKS sticker subscriptions on CO+K at the moment and my pack arrived this morning. They're super cute! I got my parents vouchers for afternoon tea at Clouds & Soil for C...

11

Wednesday
Tom's phone broke last week and got to order a replacement. He decided to get his new one with bamboo on the back which looks very CO+K. We went for lunch at Coletti & Co on Lothian Road today...

9

Monday
I've been having so much fun mixing up cocktails for CO+K and inventing new recipes but, when Warner Edwards asked if they could recreate my Rhubarb & Ginger Gimlet for a Valentine's photo shoo...

8

Sunday
We were up really early this morning, so I made some blueberry and muesli pancakes. I cooked them on our new hot plate, which worked really well meaning all four were ready at the same time.

7

Saturday
We had such a huge delivery of gin from Eden Brewery yesterday that the post lady joked she was coming to our house for a drink when she dropped them off. I've been experimenting with the hop gin ...

5

Thursday
We treated ourselves to lunch at Earthy today where I had fritters with an amazing sweet potato salad and Tom had a mushroom & pesto sandwich. We decided to take a drive afterwards and ended u...

3

Tuesday
Tom asked me "when was the last time you baked something that didn't have gin in it" as I brought my latest creation out of the oven. I've been experimenting with Darnley's View Spiced Gin this we...

Jan

27

Tuesday
We've been craving Cuban sandwiches since we saw the movie Chef and Tom decided to make us some for lunch today. They were delicious!

26

Kielder Observatory
Tom had been reading about the darkest places in the UK and found out that Kielder Observatory was having a stargazing night. It was a couple of hours drive away from Edinburgh but we booked places...

24

Saturday
The weather was finally nice enough to take a drive today, so we headed down to Peebles. We went for cake at Coco Black where there was an amazing selection of treats and the prices were surprisin...

23

Friday
We hadn't visited Marchmont in a while and were surprised to find a new Vietnamese street food restaurant called Saiko Kitchen and couldn't wait to try it for lunch. It had a nice trendy feel so w...

21

Zomato
We met up with Zomato this afternoon for tea and a chat at Eteaket. Laura had recommended their matcha latte and it tasted delicious. Zomato have restaurant reviews, similar to the ones for Google+...

18

Maison de Moggy
Edinburgh's cat cafe, Maison de Moggy opened today and we were lucky enough to book some places and Tom, Ash and I headed along this afternoon. As it was the first day, the cafe was packed and eve...

17

Saturday
I've wanted this awesome pencil jumper ever since spotting Carrie wearing it in The Carrie Diaries and had a saved search for it on eBay. Last week one popped up and I managed to win it for £5 and ...

15

Thursday
We had a voucher to spend on some LEGO at Toys R Us so we ordered the City Museum. It's really cute with little gargoyles on the roof and thieves who steal the artwork. We're always driving past ...

14

Wednesday
Tom and I decided to take advantage of Yo! Sushi's January sale and have dinner there this evening. In the evening, we had free tickets for the premier of Kingsman at the Vue. There was a huge que...

11

Sunday
Mum and Dad brought Nana through to visit today and we went for lunch at Wood's Deli. I ordered the quiche which came served with lots of tasty salads. We picked up some of Quorn's new pork fillet...

7

Wednesday
It was my Grandma's last day in Scotland today, so rather than let her sit at home along in Fife, we drove through in the Figaro to pick her up and bring her through to Edinburgh to hang out.

6

Tuesday
We got a lovely little package in the mail from Pam & James in Idaho this morning include a Christmas card which turns into an airplane bound for the North Pole and a pair of cat tights.

4

New Lanark
Everyone seems to have been telling us to go to New Lanark recently, so we picked up Dad and Grandma and headed along for a day out. New Lanark is a village that was created as a social experiment...

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Dec

29

Solar Storm
We met up with Duncan and Alex this morning at The Chocolate Tree and it felt so Christmassy sipping on a winter spice hot chocolate for breakfast. Our Secret Santa present had arrived from Twinki...