12/31/2012 07:57 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Uplifting Video Recapping 2012 in Smiles [VIDEO]

Jay-Z and Beyonce had their first baby, we landed on Mars, the 2012 Summer Olympics - there have been a lot of reasons to smile this year. As another year comes to a close, we need to look back and reflect on the good news.

Check out HooplaHa's round up of all the heartwarming news, videos, photos and more that made you smile in 2012!

Have another reason to smile this year? Go to and tell us about it!