Jennifer Lopez & Casper Smart Celebrate One-Year Anniversary

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart are seen arriving at the Royal Monceau hotel in Paris on October 2, 2012 Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart are seen arriving at the Royal Monceau hotel in Paris on October 2, 2012

Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart appear to be going strong!

The couple took to Twitter to publicly celebrate their one-year anniversary of dating – complete with pet names.

“BEAR!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Today is OUR’s!! Thank you for sharing your beautiful smile with me everyday!” the “Dance Again” singer, 43, Tweeted to Casper on Thursday.

Her dancer/choreographer beau posted an equally sweet reply.

“Happy 1 yr. anniversary to the most Gorgeous, Kind, Sweet, Funny, Beautiful Lil Bear in the world…. Love Bear,” Casper, 25, wrote. “#October25.”

The dance-loving pair — who first went public with their relationship in November 2011 (four months after J.Lo and then-husband Marc Anthony announced they were ending their 7-year marriage) — has faced criticism for their nearly two-decade age difference, but it doesn’t seem to faze either one of them.

Back in January, Casper took to Twitter to defend his love, writing,“Age, status, n opinions of others are irrelevant. Our hearts are endless and our souls infinite…”

-- Erin O’Sullivan

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