Cat Morley

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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 ...


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...


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...


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...


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.


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.


We went out for dinner at our local gastropub, the Tommyfield this evening. I had a super food salad topped with tofu, quinoa and avocado. Tom had beer battered halloumi which tasted exactly like...


Tonight Josephine
Mark & Priscilla came through to London to hang out this evening. We started off at The Tankard for dinner where we eavesdropped on the pub quiz and tried to play along. I ordered the risotto...


One Over The Ait
It was Mel's birthday, so she invited us over to check out her and Dave's new house at Kew Bridge. It was lovely and they fed us Bloody Marys while we watched the Crystal Maze. We headed to their ...


Sugar Pot
It was a lovely sunny day in London today, so we headed out to explore, starting in Kennington. We had breakfast at a cute little local cafe called the Sugar Pot. I was happy to see that they did...


Cupcakes & Shhht
We were being so boring today that Bobbin decided to hang our with Alexa instead of us. She likes to put her paws on the Amazon Echo anytime Alex speaks. For dinner, we decided to order vegan junk...



Basement Sate
I met Tom after work this evening and we went for drinks at Bar Swift. Tom tried the Medallion cocktail with lemongrass gin, grappa, lemon sherbet, mint and absinthe. I had the Sgroppino, a cockt...


Though we only live just up the road from Brixton, we had never really explored it before this evening. There's a memorial to David Bowie down one of the side streets as he was born in Brixton and...


We decided to take ourselves out for drinks and nibbles at out local, The White Bear this evening. It's been ages since we had a baked Camembert so we ordered one which came served with chunky bre...


Silent Pool
After packing up our tent this morning, we headed to Salisbury in search of breakfast. It was a pretty little town filled with Tudor buildings and covered in bunting. We decided to try Cosy Club ...


We took a road-trip out west today passing by Stonehenge and into Avebury. I was on the lookout for the crop circles which had been reported recently. Once a year, London Transport have a special...


Four Winters
Pizza Express send us vouchers for free prosecco on our birthdays and because we have matching birthdays, we get to use two at once. We decided to use them tonight and go for pizza at our local in...


Baby Driver
One of our local pubs, The Grand Union has been bough up by the Brewhouse chain and transformed into The Tankard. We decided to try it out for dinner this evening and it was warm enough to sit out...


Sewer Museum
It was our last day in Paris, so we decided to have breakfast out on our balcony. Tom brought back coffee and pastries from Le Grenier a Pain including some madeleines which were on my to-eat list.


La Tour Eiffel
It was so nice waking up in Paris this morning and we couldn't wait to get out and explore Montmarte. I loved spotting all the little shops and places from Amelie. We even stopped off at a little...


Moulin Rouge
It was Tom's birthday and I'd booked us breakfast at Coppa Club at Tower Bridge to kick off our adventure. We were sat in a flower covered cabana with a gorgeous view over the Thames.


The Kennington Loop
I got a set of biscuit print bed sheets for our bedroom with matching Nice biscuit pillows.They look so cute and Bobbin likes them. I had a very crafty day making a pair of Galaxy converse to surp...


Atomic Blonde
It was Date Night tonight so we headed to the Kino Bermondsey for dinner and a movie. We sat outside and tucked into pizza from Elephantastic Pizza while we waited for our movie. We then picked u...


Petersham Nurseries
It was a lovely day today so we headed to Richmond where we parked up next to the canal. We went for lunch at Petersham Nurseries which was one of the prettiest places I've ever been to.


Hoxton Street Monster Supplies
Joe had a free day, so we decided to hang out and explore Hoxton. We started off our day with coffee and a smoothie at the Shoreditch Grind. We then headed to Naked Dough, who serve cookie dough ...