To say that this caught us off guard would be an understatement. I didn't even know there was going to be an Ascot until right before I went to bed last night! So here's yet another opportunity for you to do our jobs for us. Drop all of your Ascot chat here, along with your… Continue reading Open Post: Royal Ascot 2021 (Always Updating!)
When things open up, they REALLY open up! State visits are back on the schedule, and South Korea is up first, paying a 2-day visit to Spain. This is the first visit to Spain by a South Korean president in 14 years, and it's purpose is to further celebrate and deepen diplomatic, economic, and cultural… Continue reading Random Royaling: State Visit in Spain
Housekeeping: I know I keep promising a new Bits post, but events keep cropping up and pushing it off. It's a nice problem to have after 15 months of a royal drought, however, I know we need a new chatting place. Tomorrow! Promise. - The Bag Yesterday, May 17th, was National day in Norway. While… Continue reading Norway’s National Day Celebrations.
Today marks Fred and Mary's 17th Wedding Anniversary. Here's a cute, new to me photo from their pre-wedding gala. They look like babies, don't they? In honor of their big day, let's have a Fred and Mary, Spam-fest Weekend! Show us your favorite photos of the happy couple from the past 17 years in the… Continue reading Spam The Wedding Anniversary
For the second year in a row, CP Mette-Marit had to get a bit creative with her annual "Literature Train" event. This year it was held each Thursday in March, via her Instagram account. She spoke to five of her favorite authors; from biographers to poets, and children's authors to self help author/podcasters. Since it… Continue reading Baguette Bookworms – Mette-Marit’s Literature Train