Duchess Meghan has first holiday as a royal

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It is a short walk to the church from the Queen's Sandringham home, where the Royal Family traditionally spends Christmas and New Year.

"When Kate got to the checkouts I plucked up courage to ask if she'd do a selfie with me and my kids".

This arrangement is different from past year, when the then-engaged Markle and Harry were invited to stay with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at Anmer Hall.

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However, the separation is not due to the reported tension between Kate and Meghan, but rather it's because the Queen's home is now at capacity - according to The Daily Mail.

And while viewers at home loved listening to the Queen's heartfelt speech, many couldn't help notice the attractive family portraits that were positioned on a table next to her. The couples also stayed in different locations for Christmas. But the pair dispelled the rumours this morning as they arrived for the Christmas Day service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham estate.

According to reports, the Queen's husband, Prince Phillip, will not be present at the church this year, but according to a Reuters source he is in "perfectly good health".

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This Christmas marks the first time William and Kate have celebrated the holiday as a family of five.

The little boy, who is one of the Queen's youngest great-grandchildren, was pictured in the arms of his mother Kate in the Cambridges' annual Christmas card. Despite her pleas to quiet them, the duchess' estranged father, Thomas Markle, half-brother, Thomas Markle, Jr. and half-sister, Samantha Markle have done everything in their power to humiliate and embarrass her.

The letter continues: "As you know, Dad has been trying to contact you and is very hurt because you are avoiding him". You gotta love those royal rules!

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Quick on the uptake, newcomer Meghan Markle gave the queen a singing hamster last Christmas which the British tabloids reported left her Majesty in hysterics. "Please think about this".

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