December 11, 2014 3:23 PM EST

The Aegis, a Baltimore Sun newspaper, shared this adorable Facebook photo of a baby named Scarlett sleeping on a Santa’s belly at the Harford Mall in Bel Air, Md. (about an hour north of Baltimore). Her mother, Jennifer Sawyer Genna of Abingdon, Md., told the paper that the youngster “passed out so Santa decided to take a ‘little snooze’ for her first picture!”

As NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams put it on air Wednesday night, “Happiness is a warm Santa.”

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