If there’s one thing I’m anxious to see in London this summer, it isn’t the Olympics. (Although I am psyched about having “won” the ticket lottery with seats to the best event ever: Women’s Gymnastics Team Final. Whoo hoo!) It’s the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend, June 2-4.
Queen Elizabeth isn’t the first to celebrate 60 years on the throne. Victoria reached the Diamond milestone as well, but the Brits didn’t get to throw a hootenanny for her since she remained in permanent mourning for her dear Albert and had become reclusive to boot. So for Elizabeth, a century of pent up celebration is finally popping. Continue Reading