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Can I have a Fosters, Mom ?

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Really sorry--I have had to remove this post as it will soon appear in a book. Making it available online would have been very unfair to my publisher who has placed so much trust in me. I hope you enjoy the other posts as much as you enjoyed this one. A heartfelt thanks for your support and understanding.Thanks for continuing to read what I write.

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  1. nice post...:))...and i am the first one to cooment...:))

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  2. CHEERS!! and let me say as i am reading this there is one BIG smile on my face too.. CHEERS TO LIFE!!

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  3. I second that...CHEERS TO LIFE!!!

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  4. I soooo get what you are saying! and i love it too...

    mommimi is so cute...

    loved this post!

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  5. That was a classy one from him....ROFL!!! I can imagine the expression on ur face. ROFL!!!

    Cheers :-)

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  6. LOL.. he really had you there :)

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  7. kids of these days grow up at supersonic speeds.. U've got lovely kids preeti,as I always say,, :)

    Love,
    Nikhil

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  8. Aww... he is gonna be one lady killer with such teases and humour!

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  9. LOL...and he got what he wanted..which is, ur full attention;-D

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  10. This one brought a smile to my face :)

    So, the big Q…from when does he get to have his fosters?;)

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  11. Pavi: :-) hee hee--go ask his dad :)

    Reflections: Yeah :)

    Aathira: Heh heh . yes he is indeed popular at school :) touchwood.

    Multimenon: Thank you :)

    xh: yes.Completely :)

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  12. Prats: heh heh :)

    Suma: yes! I knew you would understand completely esp as your older one is in th same age group. They really grow up isnt it?

    Ayush: :-) Cheers

    Shantaram: :-) :-)

    Deepti: thank you! :)

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  13. I luv this word mommy...gives a diff kind of feel then regular mom :-)

    I luv to read ur kids tales :-)..will soon grab ur book too :-)

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  14. Rashworld: I agree about mommeee :) Yes--my book has a lot of such stuff :)

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  15. :)

    I've no idea when that happens but I'm sure whenever that happens it must be such an awesome feeling...just like you feel it now!

    I'll say cheers to that with you! Mazeltoff!

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  16. Good.... i was curious to know who much was the book completed!! Now i know!! Waiting :)

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  17. Haha...yea children do get very comfy and they use all cute words like Mommini etc...

    For this question...
    //At what point do children become your friends?

    They become frnds with the parents wen they realize that teasing them will not end up in beatings ;)

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  18. Awww....I am all smiles too!! Cute post, Preeti. I completely agree with you about these delightful (mommy)moments!! Cheers! Cheers! Cheers!

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  19. Haha...lolzz....wait for some months...n he myt tell ya....mum i hve finished the can inside the refrigerator lolzzzzzz

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  20. Kunal: Yeah right :)

    Gayu: :-) Cheers

    Kalyan: :) heh heh..but parents these days dont beat up their children :)

    Rohit: Thank you for the interest :)

    Mistress of art:Thanks! :)

    Sparkling : :-)Mazel toff i had to google :) did u mean good afternoon? :)

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  21. Cheers to such moments in our lives!! :-) Sometimes, even if we are on a lookout, little things escape our eyes until they become really big and nice! :-)

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  22. That was nice :) Now a days kids r so smart :)

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  23. hi preeti..
    lovely thought. i hv a 2.8 yr old, and she already teases me with stuff she knows will mk me give a false frown..n then we laugh together. it is genuine sense of humour that she has :), which also surprised me when she did it a mnth back or so. like u say - its alovely warm feeling :).

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  24. its so inherent that , one never realises that they can as well as a children.. its all in the moment...

    i never realised when i started doing that to my mom (never asked for a beer though)

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  25. hahaaa.. very soon he might not be joking... ;)

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  26. Awww - they grow up way too fast ....

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  27. I am waiting for that moment to come..

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  28. LOL sweet little joys of life!

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  29. Wow! Can't imagine someday my two year old will grow that big. Actually, I keep getting amazed at how fast the last two years have gone. And yes, Cheers! :)

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  30. haha you're kid is too good!

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  31. i think ur the luckiest person.cheers.......

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  32. Wow! Loved this one! He is cool!

    Kids DO grow up so fast... even though you miss the babies they were, each stage is so much fun too!

    Cheers to you and yours! :D

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  33. Noticing when people are spacing out and using it well is such an adult thing to do.
    Some people search for a sense of humour all their lives. Be glad your son nailed it so early. :)
    Convey my High-five to him, that was cool. :D

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  34. I liked the part were he calls u mommimi..that's so cute. my 2 -yr old who is a bit of a late talker and hardly says a couple of words..calls me mammai whn he's in a particularly affectionate mood. otherwise its just mamma. kids r just so cute and expressive!!!

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  35. Namita: yes they are aren't they? :-)Wait till yours turns 12 :) It gets better and better :)

    Elamariachi: :-) I will

    Wannabe writer: Thanks!

    Jyotiajay: many people are lucky in many different ways. I am sure you'll have lots to be happy about to :)Thanks :)

    Partywithneha:Thanks :)

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  36. SS: oh yes--they grow so fast! :)

    Srivats: yes :)

    MarjnHomer: It will :)

    Ramesh: yes--and it just feels like yesterday he was in kindergarden.

    Siddharth: Then he would not need to ask my permission ;-) :-)

    Mihir: What did you ask for? :P :)

    Aparna: touchwood and cheers :-)

    Onlyone: :-)

    Dhanya: I guess :-) More exposure than we had at their age :)

    Thoughful train: true! :) Well observed as always!

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  37. LOL!
    loved the way the 'mom' part of your mind took charge of your whole brain..
    fathers can imagine things.hmm but mothers they know everything..
    take care

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  38. Mommini sounds very sweet :)
    And I ws just feeling the same abt my brother .. when did they grow up?

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  39. Swaram: :-) They did when we werent watching :)

    Man in painting : :-) Loved ur name :) yes--mothers know everything :)

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  40. Cool and neat. Kids today do not ask but go ahead and experiment. It is all about the lovely upbringing that you are giving to the little ones. Kudos!

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  41. At what point do children become your friends? I had a big smile pasted across my face when I read this. I'll let you know :)

    Atul's become such a big boy now :)

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  42. Quite amusing!! Used to do that to my mum, though now nothing I do surprises her or shocks her. talk about overkill.

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  43. i think i will spend more time with my son after this...:)

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