As Prince William and Kate prepare to become parents, get the news first with PEOPLE's newsletter

By People Staff
Updated July 18, 2013 11:45 AM
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After Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, let it slip that the royal family might be welcoming its newest member sooner rather than later, no one is more excited than we are.

That’s why we’re tracking everything from how Kate is preparing for her royal bundle of joy – by relaxing at her parents’ home in Bucklebury – to Prince William’s excitement over becoming a dad.

Will they name the baby after William’s late mother, Princess Diana? Think their beloved pup Lupo will be jealous? How will Queen Elizabeth be as a great-grandmother?

If you can’t stop thinking about the next in line for the throne, sign up for our daily newsletter to find out about the new addition and other special offers – so you’ll be among the first to know everything from the baby’s name and sex to how the new mom and dad are adjusting to parenting.