Month: October 2016

We Are All Queen Elizabeth II In This Self-Checkout Lane The struggle is too real.

We Are All Queen Elizabeth II In This Self-Checkout Lane The struggle is too real.

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
The self-checkout lane, in theory, is a beautiful thing. It rarely has a line and allows you to pay for and bag items at your own speed. But that glory can swiftly dissipate when you encounter even the smallest issue. Can’t find the produce code on your grapes? Accidentally push a wrong button? Or, even worse, forget to remove items from the dreaded bagging area? You’re doomed. It is that sheer horror and quiet desperation that finally gives us something in common with Queen Elizabeth II. Her facial expression alone while visiting a self-checkout lane at a store on Thursday is familiar to any shopper who has waited... and waited... for a manager to come over and void their self-transaction. The queen was visiting a supermarket in Poundbury, a new town in southwest England built as
Our Don’s chats with Queen Elizabeth

Our Don’s chats with Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Don Ferguson began his Monday with a phone call to the Queen. The ex-dairy farmer was presented with a letter from Her Majesty at the Waikato A&P Show at Claudelands Arena on Saturday. The letter recognised his contribution to the dairy and cattle industry. It was a real honour to hear what she had written, Ferguson said. "I was just dumbfounded. I said to her this morning (Monday) I couldn't believe what they were talking about. "She (The Queen) said the way you've worked, you deserve every bit of it." His relationship with the Queen started in 1975, when Ferguson and his wife went to the English Royal Show. Ferguson met the Queen's herdsman and showed him pictures of his jersey herd back home in Otorohanga. "Next thing we knew we were selling bulls and heifers to the Queen....
Princess Charlotte and The Queen’s shared passion revealed

Princess Charlotte and The Queen’s shared passion revealed

Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Royality
Princess Charlotte's newfound love of horses is shared by generations of royals. Aged just 17 months, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's daughter is the newest member of the Queen's family to take up the reins, echoing the monarch's enduring passion for the animals. Charlotte was mesmerized by the miniature ponies she met at a children's party in Canada last month and her fascination will surely have delighted her 90-year-old great-grandmother, who was pictured last week riding with her head groom Terry Pendry near Windsor Castle. Her Majesty has enjoyed a lifelong love of riding, taking her first lesson at three and receiving her first pony the following year from her grandfather George V. Princess Charlotte's newfound love of horses is shared by generations of royals Following in ...
Kate Middleton and Prince William Latest News: Royal Couple Using Princess Charlotte to Hide Unhappy Marriage?

Kate Middleton and Prince William Latest News: Royal Couple Using Princess Charlotte to Hide Unhappy Marriage?

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George, Prince William, Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Royality
Kate Middleton and Prince William have been in the headline after the divorce rumors emerged. The royal couple was allegedly promoting their daughter, Princess Charlotte, in media to cover up their unhappy married life. It has been months now since the pair was plagued with various rumors about their marriage. In fact, every move they do is always noted by the press. Wherever they head to or whatever Middleton buys, everything is released on the web. In addition, it has been claimed that the duchess is pregnant with baby number three. Rumors averred that Prince William’s wife is “four months pregnant.” Reportedly, the couple learned that the baby is a girl. A supposed source dished that the two have been trying actively to have another child.   Palace insiders buzzed the news and
Prince Harry’s New Girlfriend Already Has 1 Million Instagram Followers

Prince Harry’s New Girlfriend Already Has 1 Million Instagram Followers

Prince Harry, Royality
Prince Harry is rumored to be one of them It’s only October, but Prince Harry has already been in many rumored relationships in 2016. But, for the first time this year, he’s in an almost confirmed one. Contrary to the rumors that plague him, his current girlfriend isn’t pop star Ellie Goulding or family friend Athina Onassis. Instead, unidentified royal sources say he’s dating actress Meghan Markle. The pair are thought to have met in Canada, when Prince Harry was promoting the Invictus Games and Markle was filming Suits. His rumored girlfriend is an actress on Suits, the USA show you’ve seen lots of commercials for and maybe napped to once or twice. She’s also a Northwestern grad, Kappa Kappa Gamma sister and lifestyle blogger. Her site offers advice on what to be for Halloween (in an o
Royal expert reveals the real reason the Duchess hasn’t been given a role at her sister’s wedding

Royal expert reveals the real reason the Duchess hasn’t been given a role at her sister’s wedding

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, Royality
Why Kate WON'T be Pippa's maid of honour: Royal expert reveals the real reason the Duchess hasn't been given a role at her sister's wedding Pippa, 32, is to wed James Matthews, 41, at church near parents' home Royal expert predicts that Kate won't be bridesmaid or maid of honour Says that Kate will want to stay in background and not steal limelight Pippa stole show as bridesmaid at Kate's wedding in 2011 Pippa Middleton famously stole the show from her older sister on her wedding day in 2011, as she sashayed down the aisle at Westminster Abbey in a figure-hugging dress that earned her the title 'her royal hotness'. But while some might be tempted to get their own back, it's said that Kate is anxious not to upstage Pippa on her big day next year. And that's why the Duchess of Cambridge...
Prince Harry CANCELLED a trip to Toronto to visit new love Meghan Markle yesterday after news of their budding relationship broke Is this proof Meghan is dating the royal? Suits star’s bracelet bears a striking resemblance to one worn by Harry

Prince Harry CANCELLED a trip to Toronto to visit new love Meghan Markle yesterday after news of their budding relationship broke Is this proof Meghan is dating the royal? Suits star’s bracelet bears a striking resemblance to one worn by Harry

Prince Harry, Royality
Prince Harry CANCELLED a trip to Toronto to visit new love Meghan Markle yesterday after news of their budding relationship broke Royal linked to Canadian actress, 35, who stars in legal drama Suits Pair are said to have met in Toronto as Harry promoted Invictus Games Meghan's Instagram shows she's been to London twice in recent months Actress is also an advocate for UN Women and runs a lifestyle website Meghan was dating Canadian star chef Cory Vitiello when she met Harry Prince Harry scrapped a secret trip to Canada to meet with new lover Meghan Markle after it emerged he may have been seeing her for six months. A 'besotted' Harry, 32, was booked on to a British Airways flight from Heathrow to Toronto at 11.30am and due to land in the Canadian city at 3.30pm yesterday but was a 'no s...
Queen Elizabeth ‘backs Andrew in Charles row’

Queen Elizabeth ‘backs Andrew in Charles row’

Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Queen Elizabeth has reportedly backed Prince Andrew and his daughters, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, in his row with Prince Charles about a streamlined royal family. Queen Elizabeth has reportedly backed Prince Andrew in his row with Prince Charles about a streamlined monarchy. It has been claimed Andrew had written to his mother to express his concerns that his daughters, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, were being phased out by Charles, who apparently believes only the top tier of the royal family should appear in public for official duties and celebrations. And it seems as if the 90-year-old monarch agrees with him and thinks the girls should play a more important role. A source told the Mail on Sunday newspaper: "The queen adores the girls and is keen for them to have some kin...
Catherine Duchess of Cambridge Says Prince George Loves to Keep Watching Something Interesting

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge Says Prince George Loves to Keep Watching Something Interesting

Prince George, Royality
Kate Middleton and Prince William greet some athletes during a the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Team Reception held at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday (October 18) in London, England. The royal couple was joined by Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth, The Vamps‘ singer Brad Simpson, and a lot of athletes, including diver Tom Daley. Equestrian gold medalist Natasha Baker said she talked to Kate during the event. “I asked her how are the children, and she said [Prince] George really enjoyed the fencing and [Princess] Charlotte really enjoyed her riding. It obviously got to her and maybe she will be here in a few years time,” Natasha said (via Vanity Fair). “She emphasized that Charlotte has this passion about horses, and although she doesn’t echo it, she’ll do her best to champion and encoura
Everything you need to know about Meghan Markle

Everything you need to know about Meghan Markle

Prince Harry, Royality
Prince Harry's rumoured new girlfriend, Meghan Markle, is an incredible woman. The 35-year-old American, who plays Rachel Zane on Suits, has been linked to the red-headed Royal who is said to be "besotted" with her. And we can see why. Not only is Markle a gifted actress, but she's also a writer, editor, oh, and a UN Women Advocate for Women's Leadership and Political Participation. Here's what you need to know about the woman who has captured Prince Harry's heart: SHE'S BI-RACIAL Markle's mother is African-American and her dad is of Dutch-Irish descent. "My mum is a yoga instructor, 100% Black with dreadlocks," Markle said to Ebony. "And when people find out 'that girl' on Suits is her daughter, there is often this disconnect and sometimes disbelief. It took me a long time to fin...