Duchess Meghan's mom Doria Ragland spotted alone on Christmas

A solo Christmas. Duchess Meghan’s mom, Doria Ragland, was spotted checking her mail on Tuesday, December 25, after not being “formally invited” to spend the holiday with her daughter and the royal family.

The 62-year-old yoga instructor sported a casual look, wearing khaki pants and gym shoes as she looked through the papers. She sported a black sweater, pink bandana and glasses.

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Us Weekly confirmed earlier this month that Ragland wouldn’t be spending Christmas with her son-in-law, Prince Harry, the 37-year-old Suits alum and the British royal family at Sandringham House in Norfolk, England.

Meghan — who is pregnant with her first child with the 34-year-old former military pilot whom she tied the knot with in May — celebrated the holiday alongside Prince William, Duchess Kate, Queen Elizabeth II, and more family members.

“She is of course welcome at Sandringham,” an insider told Us Weekly. “But wasn’t formally invited for this Christmas.”

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Meghan Markle (R) and her mother, Doria Ragland, arrive for her wedding ceremony to marry Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) (Photo credit should read OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)
WINDSOR, ENGLAND - MAY 19: Meghan Markle's mother Doria Ragland arrives at Windsor Castle ahead of her wedding to Prince Harry on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England. Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales marries Ms. Meghan Markle in a service at St George's Chapel inside the grounds of Windsor Castle. Among the guests were 2200 members of the public, the royal family and Ms. Markle's Mother Doria Ragland. (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)
Meghan Markle's mother Doria Ragland (L) arrives for the wedding ceremony of Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and US actress Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018. (Photo by Gareth Fuller / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read GARETH FULLER/AFP/Getty Images)
WINDSOR, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 19: Doria Ragland arrives at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle before the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England. (Photo by Gareth Fuller - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
Meghan Markle's mother Doria Ragland takes her seat for the wedding ceremony of Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and US actress Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on May 19, 2018. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read DOMINIC LIPINSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
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This was the second year Meghan has spent the holiday with the royal family. In 2017, the Canada native broke tradition when she attended the festivities with her then-fiancé.

“Attending as a fiancée is a first for the family,” another insider told Us at the time. “Given that Meghan doesn’t have family in the U.K., it’s only right that she spends Christmas with Harry and his.”

Ragland, however, is looking forward to becoming a grandma to Meghan and Harry’s baby. Following their announcement, a statement released by Kensington Palace revealed that the former social worker “is very happy about this lovely news and she looks forward to welcoming her first grandchild.”

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TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex unveils a plaque as she visits the Royal Variety Charitys residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks to head chef Stuart Jones as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits Biddy (Elizabeth) de Nordwall and hairdresser Michael Anthony Shelton in the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits actor Richard O'Sullivan in the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks to head chef Stuart Jones as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks to Biddy (Elizabeth) de Nordwall and hairdresser Michael Anthony Shelton as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks to actress Josephine Gordon as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks to Reg Brigden as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex greets Reg Brigden as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks to Rosario Serrano as she visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Geoff Pugh- WPA Pool/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. The visit follows The Duchess’s attendance at the Royal Variety Performance in November, and will allow Her Royal Highness to see first-hand how the charity cares for those who have spent their lives working in the entertainment industry. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
The Duchess of Sussex departs after a visit to the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home, Brinsworth House, in Twickenham, west London. (Photo by Andrew Matthews/PA Images via Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. The visit follows The Duchess’s attendance at the Royal Variety Performance in November, and will allow Her Royal Highness to see first-hand how the charity cares for those who have spent their lives working in the entertainment industry. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
TWICKENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex visits the Royal Variety Charity's residential nursing and care home at Brinsworth House on December 18, 2018 in Twickenham, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)
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