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Now almost a month old, His Royal Highness Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, a.k.a. the Royal Baby, is back for a second round of pictures.

The Royal Baby photos released one day after his birth July 22 were very special, but the world has eagerly awaited more ever since. Now the wait is over.

And it was worth it. Here's young George with his glowing, proud parents:

Royal Baby Portrait

Aww. Honestly, what's not to love about this couple and their new addition?

Prince William and Kate Middleton may not be getting a lot of sleep, but you wouldn't know it from this shot of the happy couple with their little son.

Follow the jump for a second family photo, featuring their dog Lupo!

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Prince William has already returned to military duty, and now Kate Middleton has booked her first public engagement since the birth of the royal baby.

Kate Middleton Pregnancy Dress

The first-time mom is planning on making her official post-baby comeback next month, palace sources say, at the inaugural Tusk Conservation Awards.

On September 12, a top conservationist will be the recipient of the Prince William Award for Conservation in Africa - a cause near to William's heart.

Kate Middleton’s appearance comes nearly two months after the birth of Prince George on July 22. Since then, she's enjoyed low-key bonding time with her son.

The youngest royal will not attend the event, and The Daily Mail says that he is likely to be left with his grandma, Carole Middleton, as the babysitter.

Things appear to be going well for the couple overall these days.

They are said to be enjoying life as new parents and are expected to release more Royal Baby photos soon. William spoke fondly of parenthood yesterday:

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Kate Middleton and Prince William are debating using their own personal Royal Baby photos for Prince George's official portrait, new reports indicate.

This would clearly mark another break from tradition for these modern parents.

Throughout history, royal family portraits have been documented and preserved in the form of oil paintings, bust sculptures, and professional photos.

Here in 2013, could we see an official, royal baby Twitpic?

A royal aide confirmed that “one of the options they are looking at is releasing a couple of family photos they have taken themselves,” reports the Daily Mirror.

There are several reasons why Kate Middleton and Prince William would favor their own pics over a formal photo shoot, namely convenience and personality.

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After all of the hype that surrounded the birth of the Royal Baby last month, Prince George and his parents have been laying extremely low since.

There's no Kim Kardashian-Kanye West-esque conflict about that, either.

After welcoming their son July 22, the couple headed to her parents' home in Bucklebury, England, to live a quiet life while adjusting to parenthood.

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The first royal order of business after the birth was simple: sleep. For all.

Then the basic routine: Wake up. Tend to George. Eat. Sleep. Repeat.

Prince George may be the future King of England, but Prince William and Kate Middleton strive to bring up a thoroughly modern - and happy - baby.

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Kate Middleton and Kerry Washington have landed atop the Vanity Fair 2013 International Best Dressed List, and neither gets an argument from us.

The Scandal lead and best actress Emmy nominee is not only on a roll in her career, but on the red carpet, where the 36-year-old is always stunning.

No matter how she dresses, the Django Unchained star is a fashion winner.

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Kate Middleton or Kerry Washington topped Vanity Fair's International Best Dressed List for 2013. There's really no wrong answer ... but who's the best dressed? View Poll »

The new mother of the Royal Baby, meanwhile, proves that The Kate Effect was still going strong by landing on the list for the fourth year in a row.

Anything she wears sells out in 24 hours - or crashes websites even if the item is not for sale, as we saw with her Jenny Packham post-pregnancy dress.

Which of the two do you think has better style? Vote in our poll above!

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Among the many topics of speculation ever since Kate Middleton got pregnant was whether the Duchess of Cambridge would breastfeed the Royal Baby.

Well, the verdict is in and it's a yes: Kate is nursing Prince George Alexander Louis, although she has no interest in being a breastfeeding advocate.

Kate Middleton, Prince George

While she wants to remain as private as possible, breastfeeding advocates will surely be thrilled that she has chosen to nurse baby George naturally.

After a shaky start, the Royal Baby has fully taken to it, too.

A senior royal source said: “It would be fair to say that Prince George has a healthy appetite. He is a very hungry little boy. There were some difficulties at first."

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Is the media coverage of Kate Middleton's post-pregnancy body, which became THE topic right after she gave birth to the Royal Baby, disrespectful to women?

Kate Middleton Post-Baby Body

Since the moment she and Prince William presented Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge to the world, her figure became a talking point.

Reactions to her appearance ranged from positive to negative to just plain curious.

“Why Does Kate Middleton Still Have Her Baby Bump?” screamed one headline.

“Kate Middleton's royal baby post-bump is a boost of confidence for mums everywhere,” another said. "How can she look so pretty just after giving birth?"

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Welcome, readers, to a royal edition of THG's Caption Contest!

This afternoon's image comes to us from the steps of London's St. Mary's Hospital, where we were treated to some great Royal Baby photos this week.

Being a new parent leads to awkward moments, even if you're Kate Middleton and Prince William. What do you think would be a great caption for this one?

Just leave comment(s) with your best caption(s) for the funny photo of them below! Go to it! Our winner will be announced Monday. Good luck ...

UPDATE: Your winner is Lauren. Congratulations!

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He's got a good colon on him, that's for sure.

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Britain is about to be overrun by Georges now that the Royal Baby name has been announced, with a surge in popularity of at least 32 percent expected.

Kate Middleton, Prince William and Baby

Royal baby names are always trend-setters, and George - just as William and Harry were three decades ago - will likely be no exception in 2014.

The UK can expect at least 1,400 more baby Georges to be born this coming year, reaching approximately 5,740 in total, versus the past year.

That would push George, the son of Kate Middleton and Prince William, from 12th to fourth place on the list of most popular boy names nationwide.

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A tabloid is under scrutiny for a cover story about Kate Middleton's alleged post-baby weight loss regime ... released the same day she gave birth.

The UK version of OK! came out Monday with a photo of the new royal mom on the cover and the headline "Kate's Post-Baby Weight Loss Regime."

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Promoting an interview with someone described as her trainer, the story claims Kate Middleton is "super fit ... her stomach will shrink straight back."

Many people felt that the story was a little too soon (to say the least) and puts pressure on new moms to instantly lose the baby weight they put on.

The cover quickly sparked a Twitter backlash, including from TV and radio presenter Katy Hill, who tweeted a photo of her own post-baby body.

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