Royal Family

How many kids does Kate Middleton have?

She’s elegant, gorgeous and royal. She’s the woman you know and love. Whether or not you watched the Royal wedding (we stan that wedding dress), the Duchess of Cambridge is impossible to miss. But we think we missed something else… how many kids does Kate Middleton have, again?...

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 11:56am

William and Kate release the cutest royal Christmas card

Prince William, Kate Middleton and their three children just released a 2018 royal Christmas card, and it's by far the best one yet. Posted by Kensington Palace Friday morning, the card features the family of five lounging around in nature to remind us that even if they are royalty, they'...

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 11:59am

Who will be the newest royal godparents?

Five months after they tied the knot in a world-televised ceremony, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced via the Kensington Palace Twitter account that they're expecting their first child together. Markle's due date is confirmed for spring 2019. But who will be the baby's...

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 12:01pm

Did Pippa Middleton have her baby?

Kate Middleton and Prince William are a party of five, and the Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister confirmed her own pregnancy in late June after months of rumors. But, did Pippa Middleton have her baby? Did Pippa Middleton have her baby yet? On Monday, October 15 at 1:58 p.m. local time,...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 10:54am

Twitter places bets on royal baby names for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Early Monday morning EST, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced that they’re expecting their first child together. Markle is due next spring — and now, all that anyone can talk about is royal baby names. On April 23, Kate Middleton and Prince William welcomed a son into the world....

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:17pm

Everything to know about HBO documentary Queen of the World

When I think of the royal family, I imagine them up in the clouds on gold-plated thrones — like the gods in Disney’s Hercules. Us mortals will get to know Queen Elizabeth II and her disciples a little better next week when HBO premieres a new documentary, Queen of the World. The film...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 7:43pm

4 Things to know about Zara Tindall, the Queen's eldest granddaughter

A member of the royal family, Zara Tindall, was caught partaking in the ultimate royal faux pas this weekend: PDA (of the aggressive variety).  Prince William and Harry’s former butler, Grant Harrold, told TIME that when it comes to public displays of affection, it "depends on...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 4:58pm

Everything to know about the Swedish royal family moving to the U.S.

A Swedish royal family is officially relocating to the Sunshine State. Princess Madeleine of Sweden, husband Chris O’Neill and their three children are headed overseas to Florida this fall — though they’ll reportedly keep their home in Stockholm.   Here’s...

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 5:17pm

Meghan Markle's dad won't shut up about her new life with the royal family

Meghan Markle’s dad hasn’t seen his daughter since before she married Prince Harry on May 19, but that’s not stopping him from talking about her to anyone who’ll listen. In a recent interview with The Sun, Thomas Markle said he thinks his Duchess daughter is "terrified...

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 10:09am

5 British Royal Family rules on food they all have to follow

The royal family has a whole lot of regulations to abide by, as one would expect. They must bow and curtsy for the Queen, sit a certain way and dress appropriately. And, royal family rules on food are strict as well. Here are five rules you'll find rather interesting. A short list of royal...

Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 5:24pm

The first royal gay wedding is happening, and here's what you need to know about it

Just when you thought the excitement about the royal wedding was over comes more exciting wedding news out of the British monarchy: The first gay royal wedding is set for later this summer. Queen Elizabeth's third cousin (once removed), Lord Ivar Mountbatten, will marry James Coyle in a...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 12:04pm

Where to get wedding bands like Meghan Markle's and Prince Harry's

The royal wedding has officially come and gone — but not before Prince Harry and his beautiful bride dazzled the world with their stunning vows and valuable accessories worn from head to toe. Though Meghan Markle’s dress, designed by Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy, brought elegance...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:27pm

UPDATE: Meghan Markle finally releases statement on dad's royal wedding absence

Updated May 17, 2018, 5:00 p.m.: This morning, Meghan Markle released a statement through Kensington Palace on her dad's royal wedding absence. Thomas underwent heart surgery yesterday and will not be making the trip overseas to walk his daughter down the aisle. He'd been wishy-washy about...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 5:15pm

Meet Mia Grace Tindall, the cutest person snubbed by the royal wedding party

Who is Mia Tindall? She’s only the cutest person to be snubbed by the royal wedding party. Although she did manage to snag an invitation, Mia Grace Tindall — just one of the many royal children who will attend Prince Harry’s wedding — was passed over for the role of flower...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 10:28am

Jack Brooksbank: Everything to know about Princess Eugenie's fiancé

We know you’ve probably been swept up in all this news about the royal baby or who’s walking Meghan Markle down the aisle, but other royals have been making headlines as well. Princess Eugenie, ninth in line to the throne and granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, announced her...

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 10:10am

Why we're obsessed with the royal family, according to a psychologist

The United States — as we know it now — hasn’t been a part of the British empire for hundreds of years, but that doesn’t stop us from obsessing over the royal family as if they’re our own. After all, even the most casual of media watchers knows that the Duchess of...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 1:30pm

The wait is finally over: the royal baby's name revealed

In case you haven’t heard, Kate Middleton gave birth to a baby boy on Monday, April 23 (but, let's be real, you definitely heard). He came in at 8lbs 7oz, and Kate left the Lindo Wing of St. Mary’s Hospital seven hours later looking as effortlessly regal as ever. Sure, we...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 2:08pm

How to watch the royal wedding online in honor of William and Kate’s anniversary

Whether watching for royals news is your guilty pleasure or you’re open about your obsession, you know that a big day is coming up. Sunday, April 29 marks the seventh wedding anniversary of Prince William and Kate Middleton, and we can think of no better way for you to honor the occasion than...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 1:46pm

What is the royal family's last name, anyway?

William. Harry. Kate. Meghan. Even the most casual royal watchers recognize those four as members (or almost-members) of the royal family. They’re so famous throughout the world that we don’t really need to refer to them by their last names. But wait: What is the royal family last...

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:55pm

Lucky couple and newborn pose for royal photos meant for Kate Middleton

In case you haven’t heard, Kate Middleton gave birth today to an 8 lb. 7 oz. baby boy. His name hasn't been revealed as of Monday afternoon (though Metro staffers predict Albert or Arthur). The Duchess of Cambridge left St. Mary’s Lindo Wing with her third child after only a few...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 5:22pm