New Era For The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews

Princess Anne, the Princess Royal, is now an honorary member of St. Andrews' prestigious golf club. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) It's the dawn of a new era for the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews. The famous golf organization, criticized as a boys-only club, announced today that seven women had accepted honorary memberships. One of those women ...

RoyaltyNow! Top 3 Royal Favorites 8-3-12

A new video each Friday! I will share my top 3 favorite royal happenings from that week. This week: The Queen as a paratrooper; Zara Phillips wins silver in the Olympics; Charles "scares" a little girl. photo credit: the*roving*sheep via photo pin cc

Anne Unveils Portrait of the Queen

Princess Anne, The Princess Royal unveils a new portrait of her mother, Queen Elizabeth II, by artist Darren Baker, at Church House Westminster following a service of thanksgiving honouring Britain's war dead and marking the 90th Anniversary of the Royal British Legion, at Westminster Abbey September 20, 2011 in London, England.

Paddington Bear May Hold Key to Philip’s Bluntness

The reason behind Philip's so-called gaffes? He's too German. Could this really be a possibility? According to a recent BBC report, the German translation of a Paddington Bear book reveals extremely different cultural norms. There is a distinct divide between what Germans consider frank and what the British consider rude. In A Bear Called Paddington, an exchange ...

Life At 60 – Princess Anne

Her brusque manner with the press is legendary, as is her characteristic bun. Anne, The Princess Royal, is still the same straight-talking princess she has always been, even at age 60. The second child of the Queen and Prince Philip was born August 15th, 1950. Anne's claim to fame is her simple, no-nonsense approach to life ...