A Queen Elizabeth II Tea Celebrating Her Sapphire Jubilee

Last weekend, the girls and I had the pleasure — and it was definitely a pleasure — of attending Tea at a friend’s house. This wasn’t just any Tea; it was a special Tea celebrating Queen Elizabeth’s Sapphire Jubilee. In case you didn’t know, earlier in the year Elizabeth became the longest-reigning British monarch ever, […]

Queen Elizabeth Turns 90: Favorite Foods

This post contains affiliate links, at no cost to you. April 21st will be the Queen 90th birthday! I recently watched a documentary on the Queen, and her son Andrew shared this anecdote that I love for its insight into her personality and dry wit: once, someone saw Elizabeth in a casual environment (I’ll admit I’m […]

Royal Wedding Wednesday: Royal Brides

With excitement building towards Prince William and Kate’s April 29 wedding, I thought it might be fun to remember some other royal brides. Queen Elizabeth, Prince William’s grandmother, married Prince Philip November 20, 1947. Their wedding was held at Westminster Abbey, just as William and Kate’s wedding will be. The Queen and Prince Philip have […]