5 February 2006
On the Sunday Mary turned 34 she hosted a brunch for her closest Danish friends at Kancellihuset.
Invited were: Julie Mølsgaard, Caroline Heering, Rose Gad, Ellen Hillingsø (who brought along her daughter Anna Castenskiold), Jean Mensah, Rikke Juel Brandt, Anja Camilla Alajdi and Søren Heedegaard. Frederik was present too.
The night before there had been a birthday party at Mary's home with her father John and stepmother Susan, queen Margrethe and prince Henrik.