December 16, 2020
Oprah Winfrey showed off her Christmas gifts that she received from her dear friend. Winfrey took to Instagram to show a basket gift that she received from her neighbor.
See the early Christmas present Oprah Winfrey showed off from her Royal neighbor Meghan Markle. The talk show host seemed overly excited over her present, and she checked each pack on the basket.
"On the first day of Christmas, my neighbor “M” sent to me…a basket of deliciousness! My new drink of choice for the morning and night," she captioned her post. The 66-year-old continued to say that she wishes that she had Clevrblends sooner to add it to her favorite things list.
In the video, Winfrey can be seen in her lovely kitchen as one of her dogs barking in the background. The actress then pays more attention to her Christmas basket as she drools over the packs.
“So we have this lovely Christmas basket and some decorations,” she said as she went through the different coffee sachets. To try one of the coffee brands, she decided to try out one of them.
Winfrey kicked off the 12 days of Christmas thanks to her longtime friend Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, for her gift, according to Oprah Magazine. The delivery contained oat milk latte ingredients from Clevr.
Clevr is a company that Markle reportedly invested in. The Duchess of Sussex and her husband Prince Harry recently moved to Santa Barbara, California, earlier this year into the same area as Winfrey.
Markle invested in the Clevr Blends company, which is a women-owned superfoods company. The Duchess is now known as the start-up investor. The business is located near Montecito in California.
According to Harpers Bazaar, Markle reportedly explained why she backed the company financially. The Duchess of Sussex shared that the investment is in support of a female entrepreneur who prioritizes community building:
“I’m proud to invest in Hannah’s commitment to sourcing ethical ingredients and creating a product that I personally love and has a holistic approach to wellness."
MARKLE AND HER NEW NEIGHBORS
According to The Sun, Winfrey is not the only new neighbor for the royal couple. Their move to Santa Barbara will have them rubbing shoulders with another A-list neighbor Katy Perry.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex left Tyler Perry's $18m mansion in LA for their lavish property known as the "American Riviera." In Santa Barbara, houses reportedly cost over $100m, and Prince Harry and Markle paid $10m.
Many celebrities are reportedly in favor of the area as it is a very quiet neighborhood with wealthy locals who are less likely to bother them with pictures and autographs. Santa Barbara has beautiful beaches and Spanish colonial architecture.
The designs have also lured famous Brit celebrities such as actor Adele and Orlando Bloom. Along with the actress Winfrey who has ocean views in the area.