On Monday, Spotify streamed a glossy, star-studded promotional video on Youtube. It included cameos from people and acts associated with the music and podcast streaming giant. One of those cameos wasPrince Harry and Meghan Markle. Given that the Spotify Stream On event lasted for an hour and 40 minutes, and that Harry and Meghan were … Continue reading Let’s talk about Harry and Meghan’s 22-second Spotify cameo
Any insight into why H&M don't see value in keeping family squabbles private? Aren't they doing what M's dad did--selling family relationship to press? I think this goes back to a point that was argued in Meghan's privacy trial over the letter to her father that Associated Newspapers bought and published. It was claimed by … Continue reading Harry and Meghan Q&A Session!
It's official. This morning (afternoon London time), Buckingham Palace released the following statement on Harry and Meghan's status as working members of the British Royal Family: Harry and Meghan's people were quick to put out a statement that was, in diplomatic terms, "a bit sharp": The patronages lost by either or both Harry and Meghan … Continue reading Breaking: Harry and Meghan are officially out of the royal family, have been stripped of patronages
SO MUCH NEWS THIS WEEK. Princess Eugenie had a baby! He's a boy and he doesn't have a name yet. Everyone is healthy and at home. The most fun and weird bit of news about this is the rumour that they are going give him the middle name Stamp. Stamp Brooksbank was an ancestor of … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
Have I told you that the people who read the blog and follow on Insta and Twitter are the best? You guys are so smart and funny and thoughtful and I'm so thankful for you. Every time I get questions from you guys I think, "Wow, my readers really are the best." Just thought I'd … Continue reading Meghan, Titles, Political Office, and the Constitution!
Happy New Year! I hadn't written in a couple of days and I wanted to talk about some bits and bobs that I need to put out there/get off my chest. Let's dig in! The first paid Sussex photo spread could be in Oprah's magazine A few days ago, I said that the most likely … Continue reading Royal odds and ends as we start the new year!
A surprise letter popped up today. It came today in the form of the landing page for Harry and Meghan's philanthropic endeavour, Archewell. Before today, the Archewell website was only one page - a landing site with a definition of the words that make up Archewell, with an email subscription button to be kept in … Continue reading The Archewell Website isn’t just a Landing Page Anymore
Hi there! I hope you had a holiday that was whatever you needed it to be (happy, quiet, busy, peaceful, restful, etc.). Personally, I took great joy in watching tiny family members destroy the house while they played with new toys. Then I slept for 10 hours last night. A nice combination of busy and … Continue reading Holiday Update and Royal Q&A
Meghan and Harry released their Christmas card and there are so many things in it to dissect!!!!!! Let's get going in one second, but I'm gonna give you a spoiler and tell you my favourite reaction to the card that was sent to me was: "It looks like a Christmas themed acid trip." Well said. … Continue reading The Sussexes’ Christmas Card is here
Why Queen Elizabeth's plan to send Harry and Meghan to live in Africa was one of the worst strategies I've ever seen Since I started writing this blog, I keep meaning to dig into royal situations from the recent past. It's always been a goal of mine. However, with all of the breaking news coming … Continue reading Meghan and Harry and the Africa Plan