After saying farewell to the Swedish royals, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their Scandinavian tour next door in Norway. Upon disembarking from their plane, the royal couple were greeted by Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and his wife, Crown Princess Mette Marit. On their Norwegian agenda: a meeting with young entrepreneurs, a tour of a sculpture park, and meeting… Read More
Bhutan is an amazing country, a fact I discovered while doing research for my recent article. It is beautiful and mysterious; it’s a treasure for any traveler. It is also difficult to get to, but it’s absolutely worth the journey. One woman decided to take that trip – not once, but twice – and she plans on returning for a third time. Krista… Read More
Bhutan’s history is vibrant, but turbulent. In 2006, after centuries of warlords, a theocracy, and an absolute monarchy, one king made a seismic decision that would change everything. Six years ago today, his son would take the reins of his father’s dreams and drive Bhutan to a more democratic future. Royal Roots Bhutan’s monarchy is comparatively young, beginning in 1907… Read More
No show today folks. I’m sorry! After suffering through a bad cold all week, then participating in Halloween with a toddler (with some singing and dancing) my voice feels shot. So I hope you will all pardon me while I recover. This is a bummer. On the bright side, it will give me a little more time to finish up… Read More
The Queen Tweets, Makes Digital History It is a pleasure to open the Information Age exhibition today at the @ScienceMuseum and I hope people will enjoy visiting. Elizabeth R. — BritishMonarchy (@BritishMonarchy) October 24, 2014 Sent by HM herself. I wonder what Queen Victoria would make of that!
Embed from Getty Images Kate looks amazingly well. Hypermesis Gravidarum has made the Duchess of Cambridge horribly ill for weeks now, but it now looks as though it hasn’t made one dent in her spirits. It’s incredible. This state visit is a big event, and no one thought Kate would be well enough to attend. Happily, she pulled through just… Read More
William and Kate are expecting their second royal baby next April. April 29th, 2015 will mark the Cambridges’ fourth wedding anniversary. This baby will be a good wedding anniversary gift! When my daughter was born last September, we put a little gold bow on her and said she was our fifth wedding anniversary gift. Her birthday comes just one week… Read More
This week: the Dutch Royals visit Brunei, Hohenzollern Twin Boys, Royal Birthday Babies, a Coronation Celebration, and the 15th birthday of MBR! And I attempt to speak some Dutch!
Who wore it better? Princess Mårtha-Louise of Norway VS Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway Who Wins? Comment below or chat on Twitter: @mandysroyalty