Rob Kardashian is an integral part of the Kardashian family's Christmas celebrations, though we do not always see him.
The former With the Kardashians up to date, Khloe Kardashian made a light, rare appearance on her Instagram story Tuesday morning when she and the other siblings with their children went downstairs to open presents.
Khloe entered a room full of gifts behind Kim Kardashian's husband Kanye West and Kendall Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian and their children Mason, Penelope and Reign. Then she waved the camera at her brother as he held his two-year-old daughter Dream in his hand.
"I'm just going to have a little dream, Rob, I'm just going to have a little dream, Merry Christmas, dreamy dream!" Said Khloe and introduced her niece when Rob showed his face as he leaned in to kiss his daughter's cheek.
"Say Merry Christmas, you can say Merry Christmas!" Rob's voice can be heard in the background.
Rob's rare appearance comes just days after Khloe defended her brother's privacy. Last year, he stepped away from the spotlight, including the family's reality show.
"My brother is my whole world, he's definitely a king," Khloe answered a fan who criticized her for not mentioning her brother in an Instagram post. "It's a shame you [sic] can not respect us for respecting his privacy, and you should not comment if you really are not aware of our family."
A source told ET earlier this month that Rob "turned his life around" after being told his weight gain could ultimately endanger his life. The source said he has worked with a coach and feels better than ever.
"Rob has been struggling with his weight for years on end and he seems to have finally turned around," says Rob, who lost 30 to 50 pounds. "Lately, Rob's friends have talked about how proud they are of him for making his health a priority."
"He was warned that if he did not lose weight, he could eventually become life or death, but since then he has lost pounds and feels so much better," the source continued. "He regularly trains with one Coach and that has changed its shape ̵
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