Alana Romain

Alana Romain is a writer and a mother of twins born almost four months before they were due. She is never not exhausted.
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Here Are All Of The Royal Rules Meghan Markle Broke At The Wedding

There was never any doubt that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's wedding was going to be full of royal tradition and etiquette, just like every other event involving the royal family. But, many also expected that the couple would just as likely choose…
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Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Didn't Kiss After Their Wedding Vows, & Here's Why

As exciting as it is to witness a royal wedding, it's also an event steeped in royal tradition and protocol. And that has meant that some of the elements which now seem pretty standard in modern weddings — tossing the bouquet, having your close frien…
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Princess Charlotte Was Too Cute At The Royal Wedding

Meghan Markle looks great, lovely, but can we talk about Princess Charlotte? Photos of Princess Charlotte at the royal wedding show that the young girl is already more than comfortable making high-profile public appearances, and it's hard to imagine …
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Memes & Tweets About Duchess Camilla's Hat Show Twitter Has A Sense Of Humor

A royal wedding is always going to be a high-profile event, and that certainly makes it important that guests ensure their fashion game is on point. Yet, as Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie unfortunately learned the hard way at the 2011 wedding of the…
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Here's Why The Queen Wore Lime Green ToThe Royal Wedding

Meghan Markle might be American, but her wedding to Prince Harry is a thoroughly British affair. For one, she's skipped the all-adult bridal party in favor of having children serve as her attendants, and hats are actually a dress code requirement for…
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Meghan Markle's Tiara At The Royal Wedding Was Sparkly Perfection

As much as Kensington Palace released plenty of details about Prince Harry's wedding to Meghan Markle in advance, there were a number of important questions left unanswered until the very last minute. What would Markle's dress look like? Would Harry …
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How Far Is The Palace From The Church? Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Left In Advance

The royal wedding may have dominated the headlines ever since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their engagement in November but now, the big day has finally arrived. It's an event that is being watched and celebrated at viewing parties around…
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Why Doesn't Meghan Markle Have A Maid Of Honor? It's One Tradition She Chose To Skip

It's clearly a huge understatement to say that Meghan Markle's wedding to Prince Harry isn't your average wedding, but even if she weren't a famous actress marrying a British prince, her wedding would still look pretty different from what most Americ…
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People Are Obsessed With Amal Clooney’s Royal Wedding Look

While the royal wedding was clearly always going to be an event in which guests were expected to bring their strongest fashion game, Amal Clooney's royal wedding outfit was, as usual, completely on point. The mom-of-twins arrived at Windsor Castle's …
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Here’s What We Know About The Shooting At Santa Fe High School

It's a news story no one ever wants to hear, but on Friday morning — just over three months since the Parkland, Florida, shooting that killed 17 people — a gunman opened fire at a high school in south-east Texas, leaving at least eight people dead. …
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Here's When The Royal Wedding Will Air In Eastern Time

We've all waited months to see Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tie the knot, but the big day is finally almost here: the royal wedding is set to take place Saturday at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. It'll be an event watched by royal fans arou…
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Kim Kardashian Shared A Photo Of Her Kids In The Bath, & People Are Seriously Worried

By this point, Kim Kardashian must be more than accustomed to getting criticized each and every time she attempts to post something on social media. After all, some people seem to live for sliding into celebs' comments just to say something unnecessa…
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Here's Why Meghan Markle Asked Prince Charles To Walk Her Down The Aisle

Thomas Markle's surprise announcement earlier this week that he would no longer be attending his daughter's wedding to Prince Harry at Windsor Castle Saturday surely came as quite the shock to the soon-to-be-married couple, but on Friday Kensington P…
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Here’s Who Could Walk Meghan Markle Down The Aisle In Her Dad’s Absence

The days leading up to a bride's wedding are not the time to say or do anything that may even remotely affect the carefully-decided plans she's likely spent months working on, but that seems especially true when the bride happens to be marrying into …
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Here's Why You Should Def Be Napping During Your Pregnancy, According To Science

When I found out I was pregnant with twins, I was surprised at how great I felt — at least, for about the first five days. I then got hit with a never-ending wave of exhaustion and nausea, and, oh my, was it ever rough. For many women, pregnancy exha…
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Prince Harry & Meghan Markle's Official Bridal Party Will Overwhelm You With Cuteness

If you're a pal of Meghan Markle's, then you may have been spending the past six months secretly hoping she'd ask you to be a bridesmaid in her highly-anticipated wedding to Prince Harry this Saturday (maybe even the maid of honor if you were really …
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Google's New Virtual Assistant Will Literally Book A Pediatrician Appointment For You

I'll admit that I was already kind of a hot mess before I had kids, but motherhood? That just took it to a whole other level. Having tiny people who constantly require clean clothes and healthy meals and wiped bums takes up a lot of time and mental e…
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Channing Tatum's Mother's Day Tribute To Jenna Dewan Is Heartbreakingly Sweet

Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan pretty much broke the entire internet's heart when they announced in April that they were splitting up, but now, just as we were maybe finally beginning to heal, Channing Tatum wished Jenna Dewan a happy Mother's Day in…
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Fans Are Seriously Concerned About Jill Duggar's Mother's Day Post On Homeschooling

For years, the Duggar family earned a pretty nice living from opening up their lives to TV viewers, but the one obvious downside is that it has also made them a target for seemingly endless criticism. With most of the older, married Duggar siblings n…
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This Is How Your Parenting Style Affects Your Child's Friendships, According To Science

As much as adulting is hard work, being a kid can also be a struggle, especially when it comes to making and keeping friends. Having someone to hang out with at school is pretty much a childhood necessity, after all (what's worse than sitting alone a…
By Alana Romain