Now at Mandy’s Royalty on YouTube! Two related words of the day: duchy and principality. What are they? Who is in charge? Watch now!
Hope everyone’s summer is going well! I apologize for the unexpected hiatus. Just before the start of summer vacation, we had a tragedy at our school – a student passed away unexpectedly, and it knocked us all for a loop. After some time away, I will now continue with my plans for “Word of the Day” and other additions to… Read More
Many of you may have picked up on the fact that I’m a huge fan of the US-UK Special Relationship. So it goes without saying that whenever our countries can meet, especially on a major stage like a State Visit, I’m thrilled. Many of you are not Trump fans. Many of you are. No matter what your affiliation, please remember… Read More
Thanks to the research by William Dalrymple and Anita Anand, the dastardly Hope Diamond is being given a run for its money by none other than the Koh-i-Noor, currently in possession of the British Royal Family. The Koh-i-Noor is the sparkling egg-sized diamond set in the crown of the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother. Legend has it that the… Read More
Charlotte Casiraghi Marries Her Beau! On Saturday, June 1st, Charlotte Casiraghi of Monaco wed film producer Dimitri Rassam. Their civil ceremony took place at the Prince’s Palace of Monaco.
What does the word of the day mean? Post-nominal is explained by Mandy here in this new YouTube video.