If you've got kids, you've been there and know how difficult it can be trying to comfort them when they're scared. This dad gets a thumbs up for his parenting skills.

Kansas City native Ben Ames had no idea the video he posted for his family back in Kansas City would get nearly a half a million hits since Sunday. It's a case of great parenting 101 and while Ben Ames didn't expect family members to share the video, he's gotten some pretty amazing feedback from folks he doesn't even know.

The two show that sometimes there's nothing more soothing than song to calm fears.