The Royal soon-to-be parents have been favouring their historic farmhouse retreat in Oxfordshire, with reports confirming they've hosted many A-listers at the country bolthole, including Amal and George Clooney, Serena Williams, Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas and Doria Ragland, Meghan's mother.
Acknowledging that Meghan is "definitely bothered by all the reports and speculation", the source also claimed that the Duchess of Sussex has been affected by recent reports portraying her as a social climber.
Earlier in the day Juliet said of the Royal appointment in a statement: "We are thrilled to announce that The Duchess of Sussex will become the Royal Patron of Smart Works".
Smart Works is a charity that, in the five years since its inception, has helped 11,000 women across seven United Kingdom locations.
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Kensington Palace said that over the past 12 months Meghan "has held meetings and conducted private visits" with each of her four new charities or organisations.
"Members of the royal family can use their patronages to shape their legacy as members of the royal family", Murphy told ABC News.
Meghan, 37, will start the new roles immediately.
Each organization focuses on something the soon-to-be-mom is passionate about, from empowering young women to supporting education for young girls - and of course, she's not staying away from her love for animals.
The Queen passed on two patronages - the National Theatre and the ACU - to the Duchess.
Meghan in her role as Rachel Zane in season six of Suits.
He added: "The Duchess shares our deeply-held conviction that theatre has the power to bring together people from all communities and walks of life". Her Royal Highness will also take on Patronage of two additional charities as part of her official working portfolio - Smart Works and Mayhew.