Who needs trumpets and royal fanfare? Meghan Markle marked her milestone 40th birthday on August 4 with a decidedly unflashy celebration at home in Montecito, Calif.

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Yet her husband, Prince Harry, still managed to pull out all the stops. “ was woken up with breakfast in bed,” spills a source. “Then Harry led her to the family room, where he’d put lots of lovely little gifts in fancy bags.”

meghan markle is very much at peace post royal life shes excited about everything that lays ahead following th birthday ok

Source: MEGA

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(The source says the 36-year-old even sweetly attributed some of the presents — including books, personalized stationery and plants for the garden — to their children, Archie, 2, and 3-month-old Lilibet, as well as the family’s dogs, Pula and Guy!)

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“Harry doted on her. She got to relax without any pressure or outside interference,” continues the source. “Meghan had insisted on keeping things low-key, so this was perfect.”

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meghan markle is very much at peace post royal life shes excited about everything that lays ahead following th birthday ok

Source: MEGA

“They had a blast making the clip,” says the source, adding that Harry — who juggled balls through the window during a cheeky cameo — “helped Meghan with cool ideas about lighting, and with the video’s overall celebratory tone.”

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“Harry will do anything to make Meghan laugh,” the source adds.

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As OK! previously reported, the couple announced they would be stepping down as senior members of the royal family in January 2020. That same year — and amid rumors of a rift within the royal family — and Harry relocated from the U.K. to California.

meghan markle is very much at peace post royal life shes excited about everything that lays ahead following th birthday ok

Source: MEGA

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But as she enters a new decade, she’s relishing her post-palace . “Meghan’s very much at right now,” says the source, “and not at all melancholy about turning 40. She’s excited about everything that lays ahead.”

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