Famous British Dishes 

Can you guess the name of these famous British dishes? Winner of this quiz takes the crown! Continue reading

Drink Your Tea Like Queen Elizabeth II

Drink Your Tea Like Queen Elizabeth II

In honor of another Royal baby, learn how to take tea like the Queen. Queen Elizabeth II has a very specific way of taking her tea. Source: You'll Never Believe What You Have to Do to Drink Your Tea Like Queen Elizabeth II Continue reading

There’s a Scottish ‘Hygge,’ and It Will Be Everywhere in 2018

There’s a Scottish ‘Hygge,’ and It Will Be Everywhere in 2018

Similar to Hygge — the Scandinavian practice of embracing all things cozy — the Scottish art of Cosagach will leave you feeling warm and fuzzy all over. We dare you to try and pronounce it. Source: There's a Scottish 'Hygge,' and It Will Be Everywhere in 2018 Continue reading

50 Strict Rules the Royal Family Has to Follow

50 Strict Rules the Royal Family Has to Follow

Not married? No tiaras for you. Source: 50 Strict Rules the Royal Family Has to Follow Continue reading

7 British Etiquette Rules Americans Need to Adopt

You'll look more proper than ever. Source: 7 British Etiquette Rules Americans Need to Adopt Continue reading

In Photos: Queen Elizabeth Through the Years

A look back at iconic moments from her life. Source: In Photos: Queen Elizabeth Through the Years Continue reading

God Save the Queen: Elizabeth II Becomes Longest Reigning Monarch

God Save the Queen: Elizabeth II Becomes Longest Reigning Monarch

LONDON (AP) — Fun facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she becomes Britain's longest reigning monarch. Source: Yahoo Continue reading

Princess Diana’s Best Fashion Looks

Princess Diana’s Best Fashion Looks

Her life and fashion sense captivated the world. While listening to the radio on my way to work, the DJ asked listeners which celebrities/icons from the 90s we remembered the most. I immediately thought of Princess Diana. She had grace, beauty, a caring nature and an impeccable sense of fashion for Continue reading

A Little App of Paris Surprises

A Little App of Paris Surprises

(Photo Source) A few months ago, I came across an awesome Website for Francophiles like me. My Little Paris delights readers with what's new and hot in Parisian shopping, dining, and culture. The quick, magazine-like updates give you access to cool new bistros, hip brunch spots, local boutique Continue reading

Royal Ascot: High Stakes and Style

Royal Ascot: High Stakes and Style

(photo source) Tomorrow begins Royal Ascot - the 5-day British spectacle, known as much for its top racehorses as it is for its sophisticated, and sometimes over-the-top, fashion. A mainstay in the British Royal calendar, Royal Ascot represents one of the most well-known sporting events in the Continue reading

Charles Dickens’ Life and Works in Pictures

Charles Dickens’ Life and Works in Pictures

(Photo source) Bonjour friends, The winter holidays may be over, but it needn't be Christmas time to appreciate Charles Dickens. The Victorian era author may have been famous for his characters of Scrooge and Marley in A Christmas Carol; but Dickens also contributed numerous other fictional Continue reading

What’s in Your Christmas Hamper?

What’s in Your Christmas Hamper?

(photo source) Around this time of year, I get the urge to make something homemade. One year I made beaded bracelets, another I knitted scarves. This year, however, I'm taking the more traditional approach - British traditional that is - of making Christmas hampers for family and friends. Just Continue reading