Meghan Markle offered a glimpse into her and Prince Harry’s day-to-day life as she described the pair’s cosy wind-down routine, consisting of Wordle, Duo Lingo, and an ‘endless search’ through Netflix.
The Duchess of Sussex, 41, also got candid about the family’s domestic bliss and revealed that her three-year-old son Archie has ‘loved’ the British children’s show Octonauts ‘for a really long time’ – perhaps a programme he began watching while in the UK.
The CBeebies hit – based on the books by Vicki Wong and Michael C. Murphy – follows adorable animal adventurers in action-packed plots.
The mother-of-two also unveiled that the toddler has been enjoying ‘more throwback shows’ including Magic School Bus, and in a video interview with Variety even offered a snippet of a rap from Netflix’s Ask The StoryBots.
Meghan Markle offered a glimpse into her and Prince Harry’s day-to-day life as she described the pair’s cosy wind-down routine
The mother-of-two also unveiled that the toddler has been enjoying ‘more throwback shows’ including Magic School Bus. The family pictured in a sweet snap released last year
‘I’ve become that mom where I’m sitting around with friends and I start singing like, “Tyrannosaurus, that’s the chorus”…’ she said.
‘I was like “what am I singing?” Oh my gosh, I’m singing StoryBots.
‘I am not singing Beyoncé in that moment, I am singing StoryBots.’
Meghan, who also claimed she plays a ‘mean game of Scrabble’ and is ‘very good at Jeopardy’, also touched on how she and Harry struggle to settle on something to watch when they put the kids to bed.
The CBeebies hit – based on the books by Vicki Wong and Michael C. Murphy – follows adorable animal adventurers in action-packed plots
‘I think we’re just like most people where you do endless, endless, endless searching until you get so tired of searching you don’t watch anything,’ she admitted.
However, the former Hollywood star said she recently enjoyed HBO’s White Lotus and loves a ‘good old fashioned rom-com’, being a big fan of hit classic When Harry Met Sally.
Meghan also said she is trying to ‘relearn French’ on Duo Lingo, after having studied it in high school, jokingly quipping she likes to try and squeeze in ten minutes a day.
The Duchess spoken to Variety about a wide-range of issues including ‘misconceptions’ about her since she married Harry in 2018 – especially after the Oprah interview – and claiming their ‘love story’ had inspired the world because ‘people love love’.
Meghan took part in a glamorous photo and video shoot for the magazine where she wore a £4,657 Jason Wu dress and spoke about her recent trip to the UK with Harry – as the pair’s pseudo-royal tour was interrupted by Her Majesty’s death, aged 96, on September 8.
In a hint that her passing had been troublesome for Harry, who reportedly found out about the passing of his grandmother the just five minutes before the rest of the world, she said of the days and weeks afterwards: ‘It’s been a complicated time, but my husband, ever the optimist, said: “Now she’s reunited with her husband”.’
The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle layed on the ground in a £4,657 Jason Wu dress for the glamorous shoot
The Duchess of Sussex also describes what life was like after that explosive Oprah interview, Harry’s love for In-N-Out Burger, her podcast ‘Archetypes,’ and the Netflix documentary they are making as part of their $100million contract with the streaming giant.
Harry looked heartbroken as he arrived at Balmoral after learning the Queen had died on a private jet travelling alone without his wife. He stayed for 12 hours, apparently refused to have dinner with King Charles and Prince William and also took a backseat at the funeral.
But despite claims that she and Harry have set out to damage the Royal Family since emigrating in 2020, Meghan told the magazine that she remains ‘proud’ of her relationship with Queen and had a ‘nice warmth’ with her, calling Her Majesty a ‘matriarch’.
She said: ‘There’s been such an outpouring of love and support. I’m really grateful that I was able to be with my husband to support him, especially during that time. What’s so beautiful is to look at the legacy that his grandmother was able to leave on so many fronts. Certainly, in terms of female leadership, she is the most shining example of what that looks like. I feel deep gratitude to have been able to spend time with her and get to know her.
Meghan (pictured with Harry and Archie in 2019) also said she is trying to ‘relearn French’ on Duo Lingo, after having studied it in high school, jokingly quipping she likes to try and squeeze in ten minutes a day
She added: ‘I’ve reflected on that first official engagement that I had with her, how special that felt. I feel fortunate. And I continue to be proud to have had a nice warmth with the matriarch of the family.’
The Duchess of Sussex also describes what life was like after that explosive Oprah interview, her podcast ‘Archetypes,’ and the Netflix documentary they are making as part of their $100million contract with the streaming giant.
She also revealed Harry’s love for fast food joint In-N-Out Burger and how they eat ‘chocolate chip cookies the size of my toddler’s head’ while taking breaks from joint Zoom meetings or ‘commuting’ together to LA.
Speaking of Harry’s eating habits: ‘My husband’s favorite is In-N-Out. There’s one at the halfway point between LA and our neck of the woods. It’s really fun to go through the drive-thru and surprise them. They know our order.’