MEGHAN Markle will celebrate her 38th birthday this weekend with a private celebration at her Frogmore Cottage home, near Windsor.
Meghan Markle: “I want you to be kind to yourself” (Image: GETTY )
She previously wrote about what birthday presents she would like to receive in an article for Elle UK. It was published in 2014 to mark Meghan’s 33rd birthday. The future Duchess shot to fame on US legal drama Suits, before marrying into the British Royal Family.
Writing in Elle UK Meghan commented: “I am 33 years old today and I am happy.
“I say that so plainly because, well, it takes time to be happy.
“To figure out how to be kind to yourself. To not just choose that happiness, but to feel it.
“For my birthday, here’s what I would like as a gift: I want you to be kind to yourself.”
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry at the London premier of The Lion King (Image: GETTY )
Meghan married Prince Harry on 19 May 2018 in Windsor Castle’s St George’s Chapel.
She gave birth to the couples first child, Archie Mountbatten-Windsor, a year later.
Before marrying Prince Harry Meghan was a keen writer, regularly publishing articles on her blog ‘The Tig’.
She has maintained her love of writing, and is currently scripting a children’s book according to The Sun.
Meghan Markle will celebrate her birthday with a private function at Frogmore Cottage (Image: GETTY )
In her 2014 piece Meghan continued: “I want you to challenge yourself.
“I want you to stop gossiping, to try a food that scares you, to buy a coffee from someone just because, to tell someone you love them and then to tell yourself right back.”
Meghan was guest editor for the November issue of British Vogue.
For the cover she chose 15 inspirational women, including actress Gemma Chan and climate change campaigner Greta Thunberg.
Source: EXPRESS CO UK