Monthly Archives: December 2012

Queen Victoria Credited with Popularizing Holiday Traditions

While it seems like our Christmastime traditions have always existed, in reality many of our festive celebrations are relatively recent inventions, introduced and popularized by the royal family. The Christmas tree dates back to the time of George III when … Continue reading

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A Future Heir: Great Expectations for William and Kate

Since their wedding almost two years ago, there has been much speculation about when the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge would announce that they are expecting their first child. This happy revelation came yesterday, tempered by the accompanying announcement that … Continue reading

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