Royal Round Up 8-22-12: Philip On The Mend; When Corgis Attack; Royal Entrepreneurs; Tsunami Remembrance


Philip On The Mend The Queen's husband, Prince Philip, was taken to the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary as a precautionary measure last week (8-15-2012). The 91-year-old Philip was suffering from a recurring bladder infection. His first bout was back … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 8-15-12: Olympic Ending; Wills Feels The Heat; 3 Royal Favorites


The End To An Epic Summer The Olympics are over, but boy, was it a jolly good show. In fact, it seems that most of 2012 has been spectacular for that jewel set in the silver sea. The Queen's Diamond Jubilee was another fantastic affair. The … [Read more...]

Laura’s London: Exploring Windsor Castle – The Queen’s Favorite Home – London Day Trip

Me and a Coldstream Guard

Windsor Castle is The Queen's favourite weekend retreat and a perfect day trip from London as it's under an hour away by train. Highlights of a visit include The State Apartments, Changing of the Guard, Queen Mary's Dolls House – which even has … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 8-8-12: Queen’s Olympic Booboo; Duchess Thrills U.S. Gymnasts; Earl Spencer’s New Daughter

Queen Criticized For Olympic Stunt Her Majesty has been lambasted for a stunt that she actually wasn't truly involved in. Yes, I am talking about the Olympic Opening Ceremony when the Queen, filmed with actor Daniel Craig, pretended to dive out … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 8-1-12: Equestrian Silver for Team GB; Kate the Great in VF; Queen Drops In On Olympics

The British Equestrian Team Discusses Their Silver Medal Win --- Kate Dominates The Vanity Fair Style List Who can blame Vanity Fair for putting the Duchess of Cambridge at the top of their fashion list? Kate's style has been … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 7-25-12: Charles’ Toast Sold; Royals Celebrate Olympians; PMs Reunited With Their Sovereign

Charles' Wedding Toast Sold HRH The Prince of Wales must've been amused when he heard that a piece of toast claimed to be his had gone on sale. It wasn't a speech-style toast, written nervously on a napkin. No, it was actual, consumable … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 7-18-12: Phillips Family; Victoria’s Osborne; Kate’s Photoshop Follies; Camilla’s Birthday

Family First For Zara and Peter New Olympic equestrienne and pride of Britain, Zara Phillips Tindall, has signed on to her brother's sports management company. She will be promoted by Peter Phillips' company, SEL UK Ltd. The company is also … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 7-11-12: Father-Son Bonding; William the Knight; Bashing Britain; Bea Buzzes in Finance

William Shows Charles His Work-a-Day World Papa Charles must've been remembering his helicopter days fondly as son William took him on a tour of the search and rescue operations, including an inspection of the Sea King helicopter, at the RAF … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 7-4-12: Zara The Brat; Linley Lauded; Scottish Jubilee; Brainy Eugenie

Olympic Horsewoman and… Brat? Captain Mark Phillips, along with son Peter, 34, spoke candidly about family life in a joint interview recently. Captain Phillips, also the father of Olympic horsewoman Zara Phillips, reveals that she was quite a … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 6-27-12: Queen Greets McGuinness; The New Royal Lineup; Kate’s Clothing Expenditures


The Queen's Second Historic Tour of Northern Ireland The Queen arrived in Northern Ireland on Tuesday, June 26, kicking off a brief - but historic - two days. Her Majesty visited victims of IRA bombings and even met with former IRA commander … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 6-20-12: Charles Levels Up; Garter Glamour; Philip’s Back; Rhino-No


Charles Takes On Honorary Rank The Queen has appointed Prince Charles an honorary five-star rank in all three services - Field Marshal, Admiral of the Fleet and Marshal of the Royal Air Force. He joins his father, the Duke of Edinburgh, who is … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 6-13-12: Zara Rides Again; Phil Ill; Gibraltar Alter(cation)

Three Cheers For Zara, Back In The Saddle For Olympics The Queen's granddaughter is set to get her shot at Olympic glory. The determined and sporty Zara Phillips has earned a spot on Britain's equestrian team. She will be competing in this … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 5-30-12: Kate’s First Garden Party; Embarassing Relatives; Zara’s Olympic Dreams

English (Pink) Rose: Kate Dazzles at Garden Party The Duchess of Cambridge attended her first garden party at Buckingham Palace. Describing the event as "nerve-wracking", Kate nonetheless looked stunning in pink as she talked animatedly with … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 5-23-12: The Kents’ Russian Roulette; The Jubilee Lunch; Chelsea Flower Show

The Russian Question - Prince and Princess Michael Prince and Princess Michael of Kent face fresh scrutiny due to their Russian associates. Recently, the Telegraph reported that Prince Michael of Kent has received at least £320,000 over the … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 5-16-12: Couric Snags Royal Interview; Jubilee Tourism; The Queen in Wax

Couric Lands Royal Interview Katie Couric, of the American network ABC, has landed an exclusive interview with none other than Prince William and Prince Harry. It has also been reported that other members of the Royal Family will be featured with … [Read more...]