Today, June 13, is Trooping the Color. Trooping the Color has always been a highlight of the royal calendar, for me, because we get to see everyone together and it’s one of the rare opportunities to see the littlest royals. This year, a small Trooping ceremony was held at Windsor Castle, with only The Queen […]
The British royal family celebrated Queen Elizabeth‘s Official Birthday today, June 17, at the annual Trooping the Color at Horse Guards Parade, with a balcony appearance at Buckingham Palace.
Princess Charlotte made her balcony debut at this year’s Trooping the Color, while Prince George made his second balcony appearance in another set of Prince William‘s old clothes.
As I’m sure you are well aware, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, made her grand return to royal duties by showing up to Trooping the Color (as 69% of us who took the February poll predicted). Not only did Kate show up, but she brought Prince George along (didn’t think that would happen, so I […]
Trooping the Color went down yesterday. It marks the Queen’s official birthday—not her actual birthday, which was in April. Trooping the Color originated as a means to show soldiers their regiment flag, so they would recognize their flag while in battle. This was called, “trooping”, where they carried the flag down the ranks to show […]