By Lauren Hughes published
The Duchess of York has shared an emotional post on the power of nature yesterday, showing the grounds of Royal Lodge.
Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, shares her stunning countryside estate Royal Lodge in Windsor with her daughters, Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice and ex-husband Prince Andrew.
The Grade II-listed Royal Lodge was originally built to enable George IV to entertain guests during Royal Ascot – the home is just 7 miles from the racecourse.
The Duchess has been a busy woman lately, donating food and supplies to NHS workers across the country.Sarah shared photos on Instagram of the fresh food reaching medical workers fighting coronavirus recently. The Duchess also delivered a huge hamper ofbeautyproducts to NHS staff in Buckinghamshire earlier this week, showing her support for those on the front line.
But in her downtime, Fergie found some time to enjoy the stunning grounds of her country estate Royal Windsor Lodge - and share an inspirational post with her followers.
Posting two pictures of her beautiful gardens, Sarah wrote,‘Nature will show us the way forward, the shadow highlights the light.
‘A horizon is just the limits of our sights, we will trust and we will stand with courage and support in deep gratitude, for brighter horizons #nature.’
The quote clearly resonated with her fans, who were quick to comment with their own thoughts.
One wrote, ‘Mother Nature has definitely given us a major time out for us to think what we did to her 💕’
While another said, ‘With all our sadness and sacrifices, Mother Nature is slowly being healed from all the pollution we have brought upon her. 🙏❤️’
A third wrote, ‘Absolutely true. This is but a learning curve. Look for the rainbow and it will surely appear👍🌺’
Food for thought indeed!
Lauren is deputy editor at woman&home.com in the UK and became a journalist mainly because she enjoys being nosy. With a background in features journalism, Lauren has worked on the woman&home brand for four years. Before woman&home Lauren worked across a variety of women's lifestyle titles, including GoodTo, Woman's Own, and Woman magazine. After starting out working for a local paper in Yorkshire, her journalism career took her to Bristol where she hunted out stories for national papers and magazines at Medavia news agency, before landing a job in London working as a lifestyle assistant.
Lauren loves helping people share their stories, bringing experiences to life online, honing her interview techniques with everyone from authors to celebrities, headteachers to local heroes. As well as having a good nose for a story, Lauren has a passion for the English language and years of experience optimizing digital content to reach the widest audience possible. During her time at w&h, Lauren has worked on big brand campaigns like the Amazing Women Awards and assisted in developing w&h expert-approved Buyer's Guides—the place to go if you're looking to splash out on an important purchase and want some trusted advice. In addition to her journalism career, Lauren also has a background in copywriting for prestigious brands such as Inhabit Hotel, eco-development K'in in Tulum, social enterprise The Goldfinger Factory and leading London architect Holland Harvey, using language in all its glorious forms, from detailed guidebooks to snappy social content.
A big fan of adventure, Lauren is also a keen travel writer and loves sharing tips on where to find the best places to eat, drink, and be merry off the beaten track. Lauren has written a series of travel guides for London hotels and loves sharing her insights into a destination's cultural and culinary offerings. If you need a recommendation on any UK destination, she's more than happy to help. At the weekend, you'll usually find her hanging out with her pet cat (or anyone else's pet she can get her hands on), escaping to the countryside, or devouring a good book.
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