Karen Toms

Posts with Month: October 2012

Barclays personalised card

The advert that has really turned my head this month was for Barclay’s personalised debit card.

It provides a great introduction to a very smart new product.

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Run Fat Bitch Run

Run Fat Bitch Run by Ruth Field

Now that the weather has turned colder, I’m more interested in getting out for a run. I know it may sound daft but I prefer running in the winter than in the summer.

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Run Fat Bitch Run

A Saltwater Cure

Richard and I spent this afternoon by the sea.

A salt water cure saying

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A Saltwater Cure

Designer Pudsey Bears 2012

With November almost upon us, it won’t be long before the annual BBC Children in Need programme.

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Autumn wreaths

Autumn wreath photographed in the West Village, New York

When I was in New York this time last year, I stumbled upon this Autumn wreath on the door of a house in the West Village. During my few days in Manhattan, I saw many other autumn decorations and loved the idea of celebrating the change in seasons – a way to brighten your home as the days get darker between now and the Christmas celebrations.

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Autumn wreaths

Helsinki Tweed Run

Helsinki Tweed Run 2012 group picture

I have just been educated about the Tweed Run. May be it’s because I’m not a cyclist or that I’ve been slacking in the tweed wearing stakes but there is a whole world out there of stylish bike riding that I was unaware of.

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Helsinki Tweed Run