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

Shakespeare’s world: Real places you can visit

From Shakespeare's House in the U.K. to Juliet's House in Italy, William Shakespeare’s legacy lives on in many places. Take a look at such places you can visit, some from the bard's real life while others that provided settings for his famous plays and poems. Source: Shakespeare's world: Real Continue reading

26 fascinating things you never knew about Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II is one of the most recognizable people on earth — but there's a lot you might not know about her. Source: 26 fascinating things you never knew about Queen Elizabeth II Continue reading

8 Words the Royal Family Never Uses

You definitely won't hear the Duchess say "living room." Source: 8 Words the Royal Family Never Uses Continue reading

HM Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates 90th Birthday 

HM Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates 90th Birthday 

What an amazing life ....to have lived 90 years, with most as the Queen of England. God bless HM. 8 Little Known Facts About HM Queen Elizabeth II Source: Queen's 90th birthday: Her Majesty 'terribly happy' as well-wishers give her a day to remember at celebrations for her historic milestone Continue reading

British Royal Family Christmas Traditions

British Royal Family Christmas Traditions

Just in time for the 12 days of Chritmas, take a peek at 12 ways our favorite British Royals celebrate Christmas. We're taking you inside the royal festivities, from a bit of rough and tumble on Christmas Eve to cider and movie nights. Keep reading for 12 traditions that might surprise 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

Holiday with Hats and Horses

Holiday with Hats and Horses

I am not a gambler, but there is something about a horse racing track that makes me smile. Whether it's the hint of mint julep in the air or that 2015 saw our first Triple Crown winner in 37 years, this July 4th weekend, I was reminded how fun and exciting horse racing can be. Top 5 Reasons to 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