New dad discovers the amazing power of love [WATCH]
This stunning, simple concept captures a wonderful feel-good parenting moment.
Being a new parent can be terrifying, especially when you’re alone and your baby is crying. An ad from DTAC has moved millions in Thailand with its simple, yet profound message: Disconnect to connect. When you’re all alone as a parent, the answers aren’t always online or in your phone, but the way to solve a problem can be right in front of you…

Watch The Power of Love via DTAC/YouTube:

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If you’re not convinced, though, here are some other solutions, tips and supportive words for new parents:

Why is my baby crying?

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Sleep, baby, sleep

The ad is also wonderful for the way it captures that moment when a newbie dad makes that special transition to becoming a more confident, competent father. That’s a reward in itself.

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