After a tumultuous year that involved a series of explosive revelations that put the couple at odds with palace sources and with the two future kings of England, Prince harry other Meghan Markle They are reportedly just trying to “keep the peace” with the royal family and focus on their children.
“It is no secret that for the last year Harry and Meghan have been at war with royalty,” said a source. Us weekly of the increasingly strained relationship between former royals and their families. “Not all is forgiven, but after all the backlash regarding their interviews, which, by the way, the couple have no regrets, they are doing their best to maintain a good relationship with the queen to keep the peace.” .
And the birth of his daughter, Diana Lilibet, named for Harry’s late mother, Princess Diana and Queen ElizabethThe childhood nickname is doing a lot to help ease those family tensions. The monarch was the first to receive a video call from the couple after the baby’s arrival, as well as the first to learn of Meghan’s second pregnancy. In response to a report from the BBC Stating that the queen was “never asked” about the boy’s name, a Sussex spokesperson said: “The duke spoke to his family prior to the announcement, in fact his grandmother was the first family member he called . During that conversation, he shared his hope to name his daughter Lilibet after him. If she hadn’t supported it, they wouldn’t have used the name. “
Now that their second baby has finally arrived, Meghan and Harry are reportedly turning their attention away from all these tabloid headlines and back to the future of their family. A friend of the royal couple told People that, since giving birth, Meghan has been “in a good mood and absolutely radiant. I was ready to have this baby! “After experiencing what she described as the ‘excruciating pain’ of a miscarriage last summer, Meghan also wanted to be able to enjoy this pregnancy in private, according to her friend, who said: ‘They only took it one day at a time, they wanted to. have this moment to themselves. “
As for how Meghan and Harry are adjusting to life on the West Coast, the source said Montecito “is very laid back and perfect for them. They are close to the beach, which they enjoy, and they also have friends in the neighborhood that they spend time with. They spend a lot of time at home with Archie but I’ve also managed to have some date nights. This feels like their first proper home together, because they were able to find a home that they both love. It’s good to see them enjoying life. ”In addition to all the preparations they have been doing before Lilibet’s arrival, Meghan apparently also recently enrolled 2-year-old Archie in a morning show at a preschool a few days a week. The source said: “He is old enough that now he is also beginning to have his own life. He likes preschool and outdoor activities.” With the addition of his daughter to his family, the source concluded: “They are so happy. This baby solidifies that they are putting down roots here in the United States. It’s like a blank slate, almost like a new beginning. “
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