The Windsors

Organic eggs at Highgrove

May 29, 2013

We know how wild HRH is for organics. Wonder if The Keeper of the Royal Hens at Highgrove is on to Omega-3 Chicken Forage Blend?A signature seed mix from Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply (online as GrowOrganic.com) in the U.S., it would boost the Omega-3 in the eggs that are produced daily for the […]

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Video: Joey the War Horse performs for the Royal Barge

June 4, 2012

On a day of dramatic riverfront tributes to Queen Elizabeth II, the National Theatre played its part. Click the photo to see what made the horse-mad family on the Royal Barge so happy! It’s not the first time that horse and the Cambridges have been together…. Curious about those garlands of roses on the Royal […]

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Video: Glancing back at the Coronation, and the Silver and Golden Jubilees

June 2, 2012

Step into the royal time machine and go back to each of the milestone celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II. Click on the image above to watch a short video from The Royal Channel. This Diamond Jubilee of 60 years is an especially good moment to say God Save the Queen!¬† If you’d like to send […]

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Video: William and Catherine making their vows

April 29, 2012

Many of us get caught up in the Royal Wedding fashion, fun and festivities — and we forget that a year ago today two people made solemn promises to each other. The wedding vows of Prince William and Catherine Middleton were what gave the day its meaning . Take a minute (or eight), and click […]

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Video: Prince William & Kate Middleton engagement interview

April 28, 2012

As we celebrate the Cambridges’ wedding anniversary, take a look back at the first time we saw William and Kate together (without the paparazzi, that is). I know I wasn’t the only one to be jolted by the sight of Princess Diana’s ring, which seemed heavy (in all senses of the word) on Kate’s hand. […]

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Breaking news: Kate to cut her hair for charity

March 31, 2012

Sources at Clarence House confirmed today that the Duchess of Cambridge plans to cut her hair short as part of her charitable work. Speaking off the record, royal aides explained that the Duchess felt too much media attention had been focused on her long hair, and she was embarrassed when news leaked about the cost […]

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Queen Elizabeth’s royal card trick

January 2, 2012

A tip of the tiara to the Victoria & Albert Museum and their clever souvenirs of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee. The museum staff went way beyond commemorative china when they stocked¬†the gift shop in preparation for the exhibit of Cecil Beaton photos of Her Majesty. The playing cards are covered with Beaton’s images of The […]

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Body language check — pregnancy watch on Duchess Catherine and Princess Charlene

November 6, 2011

Interesting pose, non? Then add in the Duchess’ refusal to taste the peanut paste she was packing to send to children in Africa…. It’s a tricky job, being a royal; upside is you get to wear a tiara and live in a palace, downside is you have to eat (with good grace) every odd food […]

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The Red Lace Review — Duchess Catherine and other princesses

September 24, 2011

Is Duchess Catherine rocking the red lace? I’m not loving it. Is it the matchy hat? The dark shoes? I’ll only whisper this, but she looks a bit c-h-e-a-p. Is red lace just hard to wear? I remembered this gown of Princess Diana’s: Diana also had a red lace cocktail number, lined in red: Grace […]

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Princess Beatrice — fashion redemption?

July 31, 2011

Princess Beatrice’s sin against fashion was grave indeed when she wore That Hat to Kate and William’s wedding in April. In the wake of the headgear horror, Bea’s mother revealed that a stylist had been engaged because Fergie was too busy to “go around the shops” with Bea. No comment. Bea’s bride-to-be friends must have […]

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