It's nice to have markers during the year to pinpoint where you are in the 12 months. But geez...those markers come quicker and quicker. We have this year's Hinasama up. Just for fun, here is a link to 2010 that has a further link to our first one. With Tesla, my mom gifted the prince and princess. When Aila was born, she gifted the next row, ladies in waiting. So happy she did that. They are beautiful, and the kids love it when they are out.
This year, my mom's friend sent a lovely origami version to us. So sweet. Aila immediately decided it was for her, and placed it ever so perfectly on her desk:
Aila also drew the princess: