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Princess Madeleine shares new photos of her children



Princess Madeleine of Sweden has shared several new personal photos of her children, Princess Leonore and Prince Nicolas with a 2017 greeting.

Prince Nicolas in the Swiss Alps. Photo: Princess Madeleine via her official Facebook

With the four images, Madeleine said, “A very Happy New Year to all of you from Leonore & Nicolas!” Two pictures feature two-year-old Leonore and one-year-old Nicolas bundled up in the snow, while the other two show the toddlers in the chalet where they were staying.

Princess Madeleine often shares images of her children, nieces, nephews, and other family members on her official Facebook page. Her Royal Highness utilises her social media page to promote the causes close to her heart.

Princess Leonore while on holiday earlier this month. Photo: Princess Madeleine via her official Facebook

The photos were taken while the family vacationed in the Swiss Alps last week with Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustaf.

The Queen recently recovered from her cold that resulted in her hospitalisation on her birthday, 23 December, through Christmas Day morning.

Princess Leonore enjoying her time in the snow. Photo: Princess Madeleine via her official Facebook.

Queen Silvia had been battling a cold for a time, but dizziness resulted in her being taken to Danderyd Hospital for observation and tests. Princess Madeleine travelled with her mother and stayed overnight. Other members of the family visited Her Majesty while she was in the hospital, and luckily, she was able to spend Christmas Day back home at Drottningholm Palace.

Like his sister, young Prince Nicolas was enjoying his time playing in the snow in Switzerland. Photo: Princess Madeleine via her official Facebook

Last week, the Royal Court of Sweden posted an image of Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustaf in the Swiss Alps on their official Instagram where they were able to enjoy a short holiday before getting back to work this week.

Featured images from Princess Madeleine’s official Facebook


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Brittani is from Tennessee, USA. She is a political scientist and historian after graduating with a degree in the topics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in December 2014. She also holds a master's degree from Northeastern University. She enjoys reading and researching all things regarding the royals of the world. Her love of royals began in middle school, and she's been researching, reading, and writing on royalty for over a decade. She became Europe Editor in October 2016, and then Deputy Editor in January 2019, and has been featured on several podcasts, radio shows, news broadcasts and websites.