Blog Archive 2010 • Cat Morley

Aug

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Roll-Up Piano
Tom decided he was going to teach me how to play piano today, so we grabbed our roll-up piano and headed to the park. I figured out how to play the scales with both hands at the same time, in both...
30
 
Pizza In The Park
Today we made our own pizzas for dinner and took them to the park. They were really tasty! When eating love hearts, Tom and I only eat the applicable ones, so I eat the girl ones and Tom eats the ...
29
 
Carnival
We had breakfast at Plan 9 this morning. I love muesli sundaes so much, they feel really healthy to eat. It was then time to head down to the Notting Hill Carnival.
28
 
Cake Britain
Today we headed over to Camden for breakfast where we had nitrogen-oxide ice cream from the Chin Chin Laboratorists. You pick the flavour of cream you want, they mix it with nitrogen oxide (his th...
27
 
Shake It Up
After work today we headed to Westfield. We then headed to Camden where we took minature-style photos. It looks so cute, like a toy-set complete with miniature drug dealers and punks.
26
 
New Camera
My new Canon camera arrived today. It has a wide-angle lense, so all my photos will be 16:9. Tom's also been teaching me how to play my new bass.
25
 
Ads Vs Reality
Tom was very disappointed with his sweet chilli noodles from Wetherspoons tonight. Afterwards we went to see Inception which was interesting.
24
 
Cherry On Top
This morning, a package of awesome birthday treats arrived from Sarah Steel, including a super cute Momiji doll with a really sweet note inside.
23
 
Heart Shaped Bass
This morning, I received a box of awesome treats from Medusa's Make-Up in the mail and then my purple heart-shaped Daisy Rock Guitars arrived.
22
 
Wagamama
Today was my parents last day in London, so we went to Wagamama so we could have some noodles for lunch before they left. We then went for a look around the new Apple store in Covent Garden. It's ...
21
 
Thames Barrier
Today we headed to east London to go to the Geffrye Museum. The museum is an exhibition of 17 living rooms from across the decades. I love snooping around rooms, so this was the perfect place for ...
20
 
Bath
This morning we went for breakfast at a Wetherspoons which looks over the water of Bristol. It was very picturesque and fuelled us up for the day ahead. We then jumped on the train to Bath. The t...
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Bristol
It was my birthday today, so my parents took us on a mini holiday to Bristol. Tom surprised me with a box of macaroons on the train, so we munched them on the way as breakfast. After arriving at t...
18
 
The Ice Bar
It was Tom’s birthday today, so I surprised him after work with a trip to the Absolut Ice Bar. It was very very cold but they dressed us in big warm cloak and gloves. The glasses were made of ice...
17
 
Lemon Sorbet
I made some Lemon Sorbet today. It was so easy and it's really tasty.
15
 
Itsu
Instead of nursing a hangover this morning, after our birthday party, we went cycling around Hyde Park, which was lots of fun and I didn’t even fall off. We stopped to browse the V&A shop wher...
14
 
Birthday Party
I went to MAC Cosmetics this morning for a makeover in time for our party. Last time I let the artist take full control and she went a bit crazy but this time I knew what I wanted, so I loved the e...
13
 
The Happiness Issue
Snippets 20, the Happiness issue is online now (http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/snippets/issue20). This issue has super happy musician Sia Furler on the cover, Tom’s interviews with his favourite brew...
12
 
Bunting Necklace
It’s our birthday party in a couple of days, so I made myself a Bunting Necklace to wear. Tom got all the Snippets covers printed out today and I didn’t realise there would be so many of them. My ...
11
 
Tommy & Julia
Tommy and his lovely new wife Julia are over visiting from Canada this week. We met up for dinner at Vapiano's. They brought us three cutesie wooden turtles. Afterwards we picked up some wine and...
08
 
 On Your Bike
Martyn was in town today so he joined us for a Plan 9 brunch. It was like a Scottish reunion + Irish Claire! We got takeout brunch and headed to the park, where we were serenaded by a jazz band w...
07
 
Old Orleans
We started our adventure today with some chips from Mr Fish in Queen’s Park, which Mitch had told us were the best chip shop in London. They were very good and I managed to nab 20 chip forks so I c...
06
 
Make Mine
I worked from the LEAP ANYWHERE office again today! We all had lunch from Make Mine which was really good. Afterwards we went for cake and drinks at the cafe in John Lewis.
05
 
Cafe Boheme
We have a meeting with our publicist Sally after work today, so hopefully we’ll be doing a few more fingers crossed. Tom pointed out this tall door on the side of a gallery which is used for getti...
04
 
DIY Shoe Box Polaroids
We’ve been doing lots of de-cluttering and I finally organised my shoes with DIY Polaroid Shoe Boxes. Because the film is so expensive, I came up with a super cheap DIY solution. I can’t tell you ...
03
 
Owl Cushions
I sewed a flock of Owl Cushions. I don't really want to have any cushions I haven’t made (apart from the awesome tube fabric one). The owls were made out of two tweed skirts and pieces of Liberty p...
02
 
Bead Barmy
Beads Unlimited sent me a box of beads and links to play around with today. I need to get my crafting hat on and see what I can make with them.
01
 
Lay Down In Her Gingerbread Coffin
This morning Tom and I went for brunch at the Alice House in West Hampstead. The restaurant is really pretty with brick walls, light bulbs hanging from the ceiling, candles in birdcages and big lou...

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