SA dad melts hearts after making "pool" for daughter using his bakkie

SA dad melts hearts after making "pool" for daughter using his bakkie

- A local man recently warmed many hearts with pictures of his daughter and her friend's playing happily in the pool he made for them using his bakkie

- The doting daddy also took all the kids to KFC for some ice-cream

- Social media users were touched by his efforts calling him the "dad of the year"

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A local dad recently showed the world what it means to be a trying father after he shared pictures of the bakkie he turned into a makeshift pool for his daughter and all her buddies. Using a large green plastic sheet, the innovative dad placed in the back of the bakkie and then filled it with water.

He then took the little one and a bunch of her friends to a fast-food joint, KFC, for some ice-cream cones, which the littles ones can be seen thoroughly enjoying while playing in their little put-together bakkie "pool."

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Social media users and Facebookers were left in awe of the great dad's efforts to make his daughter happy. He also served as an example to people who do not have all the money in the world that with a little creativity and a lot of love - anything is possible.

Here are some of their thoughts.

Pearl Mkhize Hlophe said:

"He is the best father ever. I like him shame."

ZamaGqunu KaWelemva said:

"Father of the decade. Great job Lebza's father."

Busisiwe Nkosi said:

"I can't imagine the excitement on those kids. Priceless."

Zanothando Nkalitshana said:

"This guy is creating long lasting memories for his kids of which 90% kids don't have. That pic will always be on these kids mind."
Dad makes pool from bakkie
SA dad uses his bakkie as a makeshift swimming pool for kids. Source: Facebook/Thando Bala
Source: Facebook

And in other feel-good news, a woman who was identified as Miss Shozi served up some major mother-daughter goals on social media. The beautiful influencer recently got a new set of wheels - a sleek black Mercedes Benz GLC 63.

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However, she did not want to be the only one with a new whip and decided to buy a matching miniature ride for her adorable daughter. She simply captioned the post: "Matching with my mini me."

The post gathered over 39 100 likes and 4 000 comments. South Africans loved the sweet mother-daughter moment and the goals they served with the matching whips. Some guys decided to shoot their shot and volunteered to be step-dads.

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