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Tea with the Queen ?

Check out this article I did for this months Grand Luxe Magazine.  It's a fabulous lifestyle magazine that focuses on Dallas culture and society. With Queen Elizabeths Diamond Jubilee just a month away I was asked "What should I know…

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Happy St Georges Day

April 23 is St Georges Day in England. St George has been the patron saint since his death in AD 303. According to legend, he was a soldier in the Roman army who killed a dragon and saved a princess.…

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Happy Birthday Your Majesty

Queen Elizabeth II will be at Windsor Castle tomorrow as she is most weekends, but this one will be special. Her majesty celebrates her 86th birthday on Saturday and while her birthday plans may be private, one this we do…

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Fish Friday at the Palace for 100 years

Every Good Friday for the eleven years I rattled pans in the Royal Kitchens at Buckingham Palace Queen Elizabeth religiously (pun intended) had fish for lunch. not just any old fish, this was the only day of the year that…

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Ma’amite for Diamond Jubilee

Just in time for the Diamond Jubilee Marmite  have launched a special edition jar. Given that Marmite lasts (or seems to) for a hundred years this "royal memorabilia " will be around on your pantry shelf in time to finish…

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50 years loyal royal service

I was saddened to hear last week of the death of Cyril Dickman, former Palace Steward at Buckingham Palace. Mr. Dickman was 85 years old and had served the Queen for 50 years, starting life at the palace watching out…

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