Cat Morley


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Nov

9

Jimmy Eat World
Tom had tickets for Jimmy Eat World in Glasgow this evening and I'd managed to get a photo pass, so we packed Ailsa and Pamela into the back of Figgy and drove through, catching Pokemon along the w...

8

Ondine
Tom took me for Oyster Happy Hour at Ondine this evening, where we sat at the bar and sipped cocktails. We ordered two rounds of oysters including fresh ones from Loch Fyne, crispy oysters with ma...

4

Peaches
I'd bagged a photo pass for Peaches gig in Glasgow tonight, so Tom and I headed through for dinner. We went for dinner on McMonagles fish & chip boat in Clydebank. The boat even has it's own ...

3

Sheep Heid Inn
Tom and I went for dinner at the Sheep Heid Inn in Duddingston this evening. It was quiet in the Skittle Alley so we decided to have a few games. I hadn't realised that skittles were just bowling...

Oct

31

Halloween
It was Halloween today so I was determined to spend the day doing fun spooky things. We started with tea and brownies at the Secret Herb Garden which was looking very autumnal with the trees and b...

30

Sunday
Gina Perry illustrated this amazing Halloween themed Crafterella for Superhero Sunday. I love it so much and it's spookiness has got me in the mood for Halloween tomorrow!

29

Barn At The Loch
We headed back home to see my Nana and parents today and they were waiting for us at Kinghorn Loch. The geese were out in force, waddling along the riverbank. My Mum has been telling me about Bar...

28

Weeping Eye Necklace
The latest Blueberry Cove Beads subscription box arrived and the theme was steampunk, so I couldn't wait to open it and start crafting. Inspired by Amanda Palmer's gig last night, I decided to mak...

26

Amanda Palmer
A little over a year after giving birth, Amanda Palmer is back on tour and we were lucky enough to catch her on the UK leg, with a gig at the Liquid Room in Edinburgh. The gig had a really cosy an...

23

Daughter
We headed through to Glasgow to see Daughter this evening. They were playing at the O2 Academy and I had a photo pass to take pictures. We headed to Mono before the gig to have vegan food for dinn...

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.

19

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

17

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...