Monthly Archives: June 2015

June 15


Every year, the UK nail industry comes together at the Scratch Star Awards, which took place on 7th of June at the world famous Café de Paris in Leicester Square. Currently in it’s fourth year, the awards celebrate the achievements of the technicians, companies and salon owners of the nail industry. The awards are presented […]

June 11

LONDON EVENTS – enjoy summer with Cîroc at the London Riviera

Launching on June 1st 2015, More London Riverside will be transformed into a luxury tropical food and drink experience with the arrival of Cîroc at London Riviera. Situated on the Southbank by Tower Bridge, the space will evoke the atmosphere of a boutique festival, right in the heart of the city – becoming the ultimate luxury […]

June 10

LONDON EVENTS – Pizza picnic in the Park

What could be nicer than whiling away an afternoon or evening in London’s tranquil Lincoln’s Inn Fields: Set in the heart of Holborn the park is an oasis of calm away from the hustle and bustle of the busy city. And to make it even more enticing is Rocket Holborn’s new picnic in the park […]

June 09

ESCAPE LONDON AND VISIT AMERICA – Bonjour to the Pitchoun French Bakery, Downtown Los Angeles

Bonjour and merci to the owners of Pitchoun French Bakery in downtown Los Angeles. Having lived in Paris for several years, I was eager to find a genuine French bistro that served up the traditional, perfect chocolate croissant, crepe, croque monsieur and French tartine here in Los Angeles, so many many miles from the Champs […]

June 09

COCKTAILS – Hendrick’s Gin presents new cocktails for world Gin day

Renowned author Samuel Johnson once wrote, “A cucumber should be well sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out as good for nothing”. While we bow to Mr Johnson’s literary prowess, we must whole-heartedly disagree with him. The humble Cucumis Sativus is one of the two charming infusions that give Hendrick’s Gin its delightfully floral […]

June 09

FOOD – brand new tasty and healthy snacks Kale-O’s and Coconut Pecks

At Heart London Magazine we love to share new foods with you, especially healthy snacks – so naturally we were excited to discover Kale-O’s. Baked Kale is a great alternative to chips and Kale-O’s a perfect replacement for crisps. Kale-Os are light, nut-free crisps packed full of the goodness of air-dried organic kale, in a range […]

June 09

LONDON EVENTS – Celebrate the Summer at Finlandia’s Midnight Sun Sessions

Finlandia brings a relaxed Scandi summertime vibe to the UK Leave the ordinary behind and join Finlandia as they celebrate the summer with good music, good drinks and good friends. Bringing a taste of the life less ordinary to the UK , the Finlandia ‘Midnight Sun Sessions’ will invite guests to enjoy a ‘Fin and […]

June 03

LUXURY LIVING – Buy a racehorse at Kensington Palace on Monday and run it Royal Ascot that week

High profile international buyers are expected to attend this spectacular curtain raiser to horse racing’s most prestigious and elegant showcase at Royal Ascot, and the auction offers purchasers the unique opportunity to buy a horse that is due to run that same week.  Goffs have now revealed the thoroughbreds featuring in the sale with serious […]

June 02

LONDON EVENTS – Gear up for ‘Wireless Wednesdays’ at BOOM Cycle!

With the summer fast approaching, New Look Wireless festival has teamed up with BOOM Cycle to deliver the ultimate ‘party on a bike’ fitness experience. Every Wednesday from June 10th, riders can get their hearts racing at BOOM Cycle’s high-intensity classes, backed by the sounds of pedal pumping tracks from an array of this year’s […]

June 02


Tell us about yourself. Who is Erin Franco and how has the Calvin Bonds Health and Fitness Challenge impacted your life? I am a 32 year old single mother of four children a woman entrepreneur who owns a life coaching business, and a doctoral student who recently returned back to school to achieve a second […]