Blog Archive 2018 • Cat Morley

Sep

24
 
Berry & Ginger Smoothie Bowl
I picked up some Raw Beetroot & Ginger Granola from Primrose's Kitchen at Wholefoods while we were in South Kensington yesterday and it inspired me to make a smoothie bowl for breakfast. I use...
23
 
Saint Aymes
We jumped in the Fig this morning and went for a drive around Connaught Village. The super pretty Saint Aymes caught my eye, with it's flowery storefront and I'd heard they serve rainbow coffees, ...
22
 
Milk Teeth
Bobbin's been looking super pretty on the new geisha print sheets we got for the bedroom. We headed down to Tooting for brunch at Milk Teeth this afternoon. I tucked into some sweetcorn fritters.
20
 
The House Of Dreams
I had tickets for BUILD LDN, an online TV series where they interview guests in front of a tiny audience, and today's guest was Katherine Ryan. Before the show started the asked the audience if an...
19
 
The Glitter Room
One of the lions in Trafalgar Square has been replaced with an art installation of a lion covered in projections and a TV in it's mouth. In the evening we headed to The Garrick Theatre to see Kath...
18
 
Normal Gets You Nowhere
It was the last day of London Fashion Week and a chance to visit the exhibition. Located in The X Store, the exhibition is the perfect opportunity to take a closer look at outfits from the catwalk...
17
 
Paul Costelloe
Practical, pretty and floral, Paul Costelloe's SS19 catwalk show at London Fashion Week has us looking forward to next spring already. Tailored with a mix of silk and sheer fabric to keep things ...
16
 
Radio Rooftop
It was an early start for Fashion Week this morning, and I had Tom with me, so we treated ourselves to breakfast at The Espresso Room in Holborn. I loved their London print wallpaper.
15
 
FYODOR GOLAN
Fashion Week runs from Thursday until Tuesday, so it swallows up the weekend but luckily Tom was off work and free to come along to shows with me. Our show today was FYODOR GOLAN where one of the ...
14
 
Garbage
Nicopanda Sure to be one of the most unforgettable shows of the season, Nicopanda kicked off our second day of London Fashion Week with their Spring/Summer 2018 Collection.
13
 
LFW SS19
London Fashion Week kicked off today at Store X, just along from Somerset House in the heart of London, ready to show off what's in store for Spring/Summer 2019.
12
 
Shiitake Bacon
By Chloe top their vegan mac n cheese with super tasty shiitake bacon, so I attempted to recreate it at home. I sliced the mushrooms really thin, dowsed them in liquid smoke and sea salt and then ...
11
 
Yama Momo
The Asylum Chapel in Peckham was supposed to have an open night this evening and we really wanted to check it out but when we arrived it was in use for a photoshoot. On the plus side, there was a ...
10
 
Monday
I treated myself to a red Cambridge Satchel during the January sale and kept it in storage so it would be lovely and new for Autumn. Today was my first day wearing it out and it felt so good!
09
 
Medieval Banquet
We headed to St Katharine's Docks this morning for brunch at Dokke. The menu was a mix of British and Asian fusion dishes and it all sounded amazing. We also had the Cheesy Name, an omelette with...
08
 
East Dulwich
We decided to spend the day exploring East Dulwich with all of it's cute shops and cafe. Even though it's quite a posh part of London it's still covered in awesome street art and murals.
07
 
Garlic & Miso Mushroom Tagliatelle
I spotted this gorgeous duck shell wok on sale for half price and had to get it. On the hunt for a new recipe to try it out with, I picked up some sprouted spelt tagliatelle. It worked a treat an...
05
 
Cafe East
We headed to Surrey Quays for this week's Date Night, ending up at Cafe East, a very popular Vietnamese restaurant which meant having to queue for half an hour. Luckily the food and Vietnamese ice...
04
 
Oxymoron
Tom and I recently discovered a new favourite pub in Kennington called The Oxymoron. It has a chandelier hanging outside and is decorated with antiques, fairy lights and quirky finds which is exax...
03
 
Geisha Porridge
Inspired by the Black Rice Bowl I tried at Foxcroft & Ginger at the weekend, I decided to try making porridge using black rice. The result was my Geisha Porridge with blackberries, coconut and...
02
 
Streatham Kite Day
It was Streatham Kite Day so we headed to Streatham Common this morning to check it out. We didn't stay too long as we soon got hungry for brunch. We headed to Foxcroft & Ginger, a bakery in ...
01
 
Homies On Donkeys
We headed to St Katharine Docks this morning and the marina looked so pretty with all the flowers in bloom. We went for brunch at White Mulberries, a cute little cafe on the dock. Tom had his usu...

Aug

30
 
Jim's Cafe
We headed up to Hackney for dinner at Jim's Cafe tonight, a hipster diner in a former greasy spoon. We sat in one of the original cafe booths and I ordered a Liquorice Whiskey Sour with whiskey, l...
29
 
Feng Shang Princess
We headed up to Camden for this week's Date Night and wandered along the Grand Union Canal. We'd spotted this really interested looking boat on our walks along the canal years ago and discovered i...
28
 
Battersea Power Station
We headed along to Battersea Power Station this evening for dinner and to explore the new development. Though the shell of the power station is still under construction, the area around has lots o...
27
 
Monday
There were lots of signs for Oded’s babka when we were at The Good Egg yesterday, and though were too full to eat some at the time, we brought a few slices home to try. They were like marbled sweet...
26
 
The Good Egg
Tom and I headed up to Stoke Newington this morning on the hunt for brunch. I was excited to see so many ghost signs as we walked along the street. We walked past the Meat N16 butcher shop a few ...
25
 
Four Hundred Rabbits
We headed down to Trinity Buoy Wharf to explore this morning. There was a phone box that started ringing as we approached it. It was an interactive art piece which asked how we were feeling and as...
19
 
SpiceUp
It was my birthday today and as a special surprise, Tom had booked us tickets to the SpiceUp exhibition. It was held at the Business Design Centre up in Angel, The start of the exhibition was fil...
18
 
Midnight Apothecary
It was Tom's birthday and I'd baked him a Lego Batman cake to eat while he opened his mostly tube themed presents. We then headed down to Deptford to explore. We stopped off for a drink at Little...

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