Dhara celebrated her 2nd birthday twice this past year. Her first party was with the whole Smith clan at the Smith Christmas party — cousins, uncles, aunts, the whole shebang! When the cake came out, Dhara began singing Happy Birthday to herself and everyone else joined in — it was hilarious.
dhara happily singing happy birthday to herself!
she loooves cake, just like her mama!
mom always does a lovely job wrapping gifts
a special moment when mom presents dhara with a special baby bracelet from her father — more on the story here
chatting with great uncle jack
these photos of dhara + her grandmother remind me of a scene out of the little town of heidelberg, germany. not to mention nutcrackers + matryoshka dolls too.