28 Instagram photos of fathers and their little ones that will melt your heart

Um, these are adorable.

Can you imagine the first time your husband meets his daughter, or the first time he plays catch with his son?

Those tender moments are some of the most precious gifts life offers us.

Here are 28 Instagram photos capturing those moments that’ll melt your heart:

1. All the love

Love. #happymoments#baby#fatherdaughter#love#instapic#family#thoseyestho

A photo posted by Ebru (@lifewithebru) on

2. Beach duo

3. Like father like daughter

Me parece que no la puede negar… ? #padreehija #fatherdaughter #fatherhood #2meses #2monthsold

A photo posted by Alfonsina Molinari (@lamolinari) on

4. A loving bond

Father protection. #africa #afro #africans #kenya #kenyan #fatherdaughter #fatherdaughterdance #massai #daughter #tribe

A photo posted by Ilan Jarus אילן ירוס (@ilanjarus) on

5. Fancy pair

6. Happiness

7. More fun up here

8. Sleepy

Two peas in a pod. @tylerlaubsch #fatherson #cuddles #toddler #parenthood

A photo posted by Alexandra Pellissier (@mamalex23) on

9. Adorbs

10. All the smiles

11. Shall we share?

1 coconut, 2 straws ? #date #nutsaboutcoconuts

A photo posted by Dad and Daughter Lexi (@adaywithdad) on

12. Hello there!

#meadowlarkfarm #pumpkinpatch #fatherson #love

A photo posted by I Am Delno Ebie (@delnoebie_official) on

13. Hey Mom

14. Daddy’s princess

#fatherdaughter #princess

A photo posted by life goals (@truegoalsinlife) on

15. Smooches!

So thankful for this man ??

A photo posted by ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ? m o n ? (@moniscas) on

16. What’s up?

17. Daddy’s girl

18. Birthday cake!

19. So much fun

20. Pure love

21. Hello, little one

Father & Daughter moments #fatherdaughter #fatherlove #father #babygirl #1weekold #specialmoments #love

A photo posted by Vanessa Reyneke (@vreyneke) on

22. Snuggles

23. So sweet

24. Tiny

25. Beauty

26. Carry me

27. Just like Dad

28. For you

The bond that a father has with his children is a special thing.

So next time your little ones are running around with your man, grab a camera and capture the moment as your little ones grow.

Liset Rivet

Liset was raised in Panama but now calls Florida home. She graduated in communications and is now working towards her master's degree. Liset is very outspoken and outgoing. She enjoys anything that involves the ocean, soccer or dancing.