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Celebrating The Queen’s Jubilee: Happy Nest Style!

Here at Happy Nest HQ we are feeling very patriotic, ready for the long weekend of celebrations. The bunting is up, cakes are made and we are hoping for gorgeous weather. We are looking forward to spending time with our family as well, celebrating 70 years of service from Her Majesty doesn’t come around often.


Emma, who helps out with our marketing and admin duties at Happy Nest, says: I’ve always supported the royals and feel honoured to be here to see our Queen mark such a long reign. She works hard and never complains, always finding humour and joy in what she does. It’s admirable.


Continue reading for ways to keep your little ones entertained over the Jubilee weekend.


Did you know Her Majesty The Queen is the only British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee? That means she’s been reigning for 70 whole years!


Emma, who you have just read about, has created a joint Happy Nest and Jubilee colouring in sheet for you (or your little princess) to do. It’s A4 size and very cute, featuring a picture of the Happy Nest bird wearing a crown for you to design. It’s free and available as a printable PDF version. To get it sent, email emma.happynest@outlook.com and it’s all yours! We would love to see them in your windows.


How else can I keep my children entertained?

For an official Jubilee events guide follow this link: https://platinumjubilee.gov.uk/events/


Not into the sound of any of those? Try these:


  • Happy Nest’s Jubilee colouring in sheet (accessible by emailing emma.happynest@outlook.com)
  • Create your own crown
  • Bake cupcakes
  • Hold your own Platinum Jubilee pageant
  • Make your own Union Jack bunting


As always Pinterest, Baker Ross and TikTok have lots of other ways to get stuck into celebrations.


Whatever you’re up to, we hope you have a fabulous Jubilee weekend.

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