Cat Morley


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Oct

11

Sushi Night
We met up with Katie & Phil for some pre-sewing pizza and beer at Brewdog this evening. We were sewing sushi at Say It Ain't Sew Tonight and Katie had brought some catnip so that we could turn...

10

My Scientology Movie
Using seitan, I attempted to cook Tom Duck A L'Orange for dinner. I think it's the fanciest thing I've ever tried to make! Check out Seitan "Duck" A L'Orange on Cut Out + Keep

9

6 Degrees North
Six Degrees North have opened a bar in Edinburgh so we were really excited to try it out with Katie and Phil because we'd really liked the one in Aberdeen. As well as beer and cocktails, they serv...

6

Thursday
Duncan & Alex invited us over for dinner this evening and cooked a delicious butternut squash salad. For dessert we had meringues with fruit and this yummy chocolate bar that Alex had got on h...

5

Wednesday
I asked Grandma to bring some of her old recipe cards from Canada with her so that I could take photos and add them to my collection. This one is for a marshmallow salad which sounds too amazing no...

3

Monday
Bobbin's been enjoying being back in Burntisland, especially when she gets to sit in the garden. Bruce treated everyone to dinner at the Kingswood Hotel this evening. Dad was happy because he got...

2

RSPB Cafe
We headed through to Fife today and met up with my Mum, Dad, Nana and Grandma at the RSPB Cafe at Vane Farm. The cafe has a long window with views over Loch Leven and telescopes so you can spy on ...

1

Easter Hailes Gate Tunnel
We headed out on a photo taking adventure in Figgy today. We ended up in Juniper Green, a pretty little village on the outskirts of Edinburgh. There was a really nice statue of Robert Louis Steve...

Sep

28

Wednesday
I've been trying to come up with a nice way to organize and display my seed bead collection and decided to make a marquee sign for the top of my bead board. I've used small glass vials to look lik...

24

Open Day
It was Open Day in Edinburgh today, so we started at the Leith Bus Depot where you could look around the buses and even ride through a bus wash. Afterwards we went for a tour of the Sheriff Court ...

23

Kenji Sushi
The people behind Bentoya have opened a new sushi restaurant down in Stockbridge called Kenji. The menu is a lot more sushi heavy than Bentoya, so there were lots of new dishes we wanted to try.

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Monday
We went for dim sum with my Grandma and parents this morning, which game the chance to wear my adorable lucky cat necklace that Lauren gave me for my birthday. We went for a walk down in Crammond ...

18

Sunday
Timeless Treasures sent me some of their gorgeous anchor print fabric so I decided to turn it into a circle skirt. Check out Nautical Sailor Skirt on Cut Out + Keep

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Colony of Artists
The Colony of Artists down in Leith were having an open doors weekend, so we popped along to check out their work. It was a little intimidating going into strangers houses and felt a little like H...

16

Friday
Bobbin got to take a ride in Fig through to Burntisland today and was super excited when she got to look out the window. She got to look out the window while we were stopped at Tesco to get her so...

14

Wednesday
Yay, my Grandma is over visiting from Canada and came through to see me today. We took her to the Roseleaf for lunch where I had nutmeg gnocchi topped with caramelised apples and pine nuts. It was...

12

Monday
My hair gets so tangled when we drive around in Figgy with the roof down, so I decided to make myself a driving scarf. I carved a rubber stamp in the design of a Figaro and then printed a silk sca...

11

Levenhall Links
We felt in the photo taking mood today, so we jumped into Fig and went for a drive along the coast. I spotted some birds just off the shore at Musselburgh, so we pulled over to take some snaps wit...

10

Stick & Poke
One of my Bucket List items was to give someone a tattoo, so when Katie asked if I could give her one with a Stick & Poke tattoo kit, I jumped at the chance!

9

Piatto Verde
Tom wanted to celebrate his last day working at Freeagent by going out for dinner this evening but there was a horrible rainstorm tempting us to stay indoors. Google to the rescue, we looked up res...

8

Jupiter At Dusk
I was invited along to Jupiter At Dusk for CO+K so I decided to take Mum along because I knew she would love it. Nestled on the outskirts of Edinburgh, Jupiter Artland is a hidden gem for art love...

5

Monday
I finally got to try out my new rolling pin from Joseph Joseph today while baking cookies. It comes with different sized circles to add to either side to get the perfect thickness of dough. I used...

4

Bunny
Our friends Louise & Jamie are so cute that they call each other bunny when they're arguing. They just returned from Paris, where Jamie had proposed by asking a street artist to draw a caricat...

3

Woodland Creatures
Tom got me a Harley Quinn dress for my birthday and it arrived today. It's super cute and will give me something to read on the bus. Alison & Martyn were babysitting Marvin, an adorable puppy...

1

Thursday
Tom got me a wide angle lens for my birthday and now I can take extra-wide shots. It's really handy when taking photos of small spaces and fitting a whole stage in when taking gig photos. We took ...