Free Spirit

My four year old is one of my heroes.  She does not analyze and qualify, she is not plagued by insecurity, she does not fret over the approval of others.  Addie simply loves life.  She loves to sing and dance and she makes it up as she goes.  I admire people who speak from the heart and live authentically.  I have met people who are childish... and I want to avoid them.  I have also met people who are childish... and I love being around them.  They are easy to spot.  They live as if life should be gulped and not sipped.  From somewhere deep within, this is Addie's mantra every day!  

Addie, Ty and I were hanging out in the car. We started to roll tape and Addie felt a song come on.

Ty and I just tried to keep up…