Happy Birthday Kate! 10 Reasons Why We Love The Duchess of Cambridge

Kate Middleton was your everyday little girl, who grew up in the British country side of Bucklebury with loving parents and two siblings.

But her life would change forever when her paths crossed with Prince William at the University of St Andrews in Scotland back in 2001.

The rest reads like a real-life fairy-tale – from their incredible 2011 wedding, to their long-lasting love and two (soon to be three!) gorgeous children, Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two.

Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge are the real deal. As she turns another year older, we check out Catherine’s best moments from over the years:

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