Royal Tour Day 14: Sydney

Royal Tour Day 14: Sydney

Happy Easter, royal watchers! In Sydney, Australia, it is Easter Sunday and William and Catherine are enjoying George’s first Easter holiday. We wonder what is in his Easter basket – a stuffed bunny, and maybe some Cadbury eggs? Today’s agenda features Easter Sunday church service at St. Andrew’s Cathedral. St. Andrew’s is the Episcopal cathedralContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 13: Brisbane

Royal Tour Day 13: Brisbane

Lucky number 13! Today, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were headed to Brisbane. Queensland was thrilled for their arrival, with the local Queensland Courier providing readers with a poster and tiara. Wills and Kate are headed to the Royal Australian Air Force Base Amberley in Brisbane to meet with military personnel and families. Afterwards,Continue Reading

Royal Tour Day 12: Sydney

Royal Tour Day 12: Sydney

Today was a fabulous day for the Royal Tour, with plenty of opportunities for Kate to shine! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spent a full day in Sydney, exploring some very iconic and some highly important landmarks in Australian society. The first stop was the massive, celebratory Sydney Royal Easter Show – a stateContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 11: Blue Mountains

Royal Tour Day 11: Blue Mountains

William and Kate’s first full day in Australia took them to the scenic Blue Mountains area of New South Wales, ┬ánear Sydney. The mountain range is a popular tourist destinations for locals and foreigners alike. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in the close-knit community this morning. The area was recently plagued by bushfires.Continue Reading

Royal Tour Day 10: Wellington/Sydney

Royal Tour Day 10: Wellington/Sydney

It is the final day in New Zealand, and after ten days of beautiful scenery, adoring fans, and exciting activities, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are headed to Australia. While we will surely miss the Kiwi coverage, we can’t wait to see what Australia has in store! (Koalas?! Cheeks?!) Today was a very busyContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 8: Christchurch

Royal Tour Day 8: Christchurch

Today, William and Catherine continued their Royal Tour in Christchurch. The second largest city in New Zealand, which is known to be “more English than England,” suffered a devastating earthquake in 2011. Since then, Christchurch has made great efforts to restore the structure and morale of the powerful city. It was a jam-packed day ofContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 7: Dunedin & Queenstown

Royal Tour Day 7: Dunedin & Queenstown

Today, the Cambridges departed for a two-day mini-break away from Wellington (and Cheeks, who stayed with his nanny). The trip began in Dunedin and Queenstown, where the Duke and Duchess scheduled a series of very fun events. via Twitter The first unofficial event of the day was the arrival at Dunedin airport. Kate and WilliamContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 6: Waikato

Royal Tour Day 6: Waikato

Today, Wills and Kate parted their separate ways for a while on their first event in Waikato. While William spent the morning at the Pacific Aerospace Centre at Hamilton Airport, viewing the manufacturing plant and static aircraft display, Kate visited the Rainbow Place Children’s Hospice. Later, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge reunited in theContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 5: Auckland

Royal Tour Day 5: Auckland

After a glamorous reception in Wellington today, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge jetted off to Auckland for a more low-key schedule of events. An exciting day for royal watchers – today will show Kate and William in a more relaxed reception with military servicemen before letting their competitive sides shine in Auckland Harbor. viaContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 4: Blenheim

Royal Tour Day 4: Blenheim

After a wonderful play date yesterday, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge left Georgie back in Wellington while they ventured to Blenheim. Today’s festivities mark the 100th anniversary of World War I, the first of many planned for the royals over the next year. While in Blenheim, they will also attend the first of manyContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 2 & 3: Wellington

Royal Tour Day 2 & 3: Wellington

Day one of the royal tour was overwhelmingly wonderful. The brief appearance at Sydney airport was followed by magical, sure-to-be iconic arrival at Wellington Airport and a “cheeky” Ceremonial Welcome at Government House. Catch up on Day 1 in New Zealand here. Yesterday was a day of rest and relaxation for the Cambridges, but todayContinue Reading

Royal Tour Day 1: Wellington

Royal Tour Day 1: Wellington

The highly-anticipated Royal Tour of Australia and New Zealand has finally begun! After months and months of waiting, speculating, predicting, and planning, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George of the Chubby Cheeks have landed in New Zealand to begin their 3-week tour! Transfer at Sydney Airport The Duke and Duchess of CambridgeContinue Reading

Keeping Up with the Cambridges-April 6

Keeping Up with the Cambridges-April 6

Happy April my pets! At this very moment, William, Kate, and George are en route to New Zealand to kick off their highly anticipated tour for three weeks. My how time flies, it feels like only yesterday that Kensington Palace made the official announcement and now here we are. Due to the mammoth size ofContinue Reading

How to Follow the Royal Tour

How to Follow the Royal Tour

The Royal Tour of New Zealand and Australia is nearly upon us! The highly anticipated, three-week tour begins Monday morning in New Zealand, but the fun will start before you know it. The schedule is jam-packed, with long days and late nights (especially for your favorite bloggers!), but you can keep up to date onContinue Reading

Wardrobe Wednesday: Temperley London’s Rodeo Blouse

Wardrobe Wednesday: Temperley London’s Rodeo Blouse

This past weekend, we were wonderfully surprised with a new portrait of the Cambridges. The cheeks, the smiles, the puppy love – it was absolute perfection! The photograph, taken by Jason Bell from a window at Kensington Palace, will surely become an iconic image of domestic royal bliss. After much dissemination of ruffle width andContinue Reading