Cat Morley


Blog Posts

Sep

26

Cha Chaan Teng
We were invited to the launch of a new app called MealPal at Cha Chaan Teng in Holborn this evening. The app lets you pre-order food from restaurants to pick up for as little as £5 and there were ...

24

Pearly Kings & Queens Harvest Festival
It was the day of the Pearly Kings and Queens Harvest Festival at Guildhall. I've always wanted to see a real Pearly Queen and admire her pearly coat, so we headed along to check it out.

23

The Tiroler Hut
We started the day by taking the family back to our old London neighbourhood with a walk around Little Venice. After everywhere I've seen, I still think Little Venice is the most picturesque place...

22

Nordic Bakery
The family are away on a trip to Hastings, so I had a quite day catching up on work and then met Tom for lunch in Soho. We went to the Nordic Bakery famous for it's Scandinavian food and cinnamon ...

20

Dragon Palace
The family were back to stay today and this time my Mum was with them, so we had a very full house. We'd wandered past the Walworth Garden a few earlier and I thought it would be somewhere Mum wou...

19

Chino Latino
The family were away on a trip to Bath today, so Tom and I treated ourselves to dinner out at Chino Latino. Chino Latino is in the swanky Park Plaza hotel on Albert Embankment, which has an LED li...

18

Amazon Development Centre
The family were off to se Stonehenge today so Tom and I had been left to our own devices in London. Amazon were hosting an event at their new offices near Liverpool Street so we headed along to ch...

17

 The Blackfriar
Dad has booked us a trip up the Skygarden this morning. It was a bit cloudy but I liked how it made my photos a little more dramatic. Though a little cold outside, it was cozy inside the garden an...

16

Imperial War Museum
The Imperial War Museum is really close to our house but we hadn't visited it before today and I'm glad we did because it was amazing. The gardens in front are beautiful and there's a piece of the...

15

Friday
We went for breakfast at Vanilla Black this morning, sitting out in the courtyard and tucking into porridge and iced coffee. Whenever my Dad goes to the British Museum, I know to stay home as he c...

14

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 ...

13

Wednesday
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...

12

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...

11

Monday
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...

10

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.

9

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.

8

Tommyfield
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...

5

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...

3

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 ...

2

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...

1

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...

Aug

31

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...

29

Brixton
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...

28

Monday
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...

27

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 ...