Thursday, January 28, 2010

The CUTEST plan in the world!

I found this in my daughter's room long after she had left for school. (She is eight.)
This was too good to not share!








She has made a plan which  also shows a map from her room to our bedroom. If you look at it carefully (click to enlarge), you will see that she has drawn herself  and her brother , right at the bottom and she has labelled it 'us'.

She has drawn me (and I love that luxurious mane of hair, like a Lion's which she has given me. :-)) and my laptop is very prominent, right next to me. In fact it is drawn larger than me! (Sigh--she sees the laptop as an inseparable extension of her mom!)

The best part of the plan was its strategy and the minute details including footsteps on the 'path to be taken', that  she has drawn, that includes a place to hide! :-)

And the absolutely super part which makes me grin wider than a Cheshire cat are the lines
"Before you enter, see that pop is not there. Then slowly walk in, talk to mummy and come back." :-)

Have you ever seen a cuter plan than this? :-)

72 comments:

  1. awwwww...so cute. luv the innocence in the lines. give purvi a hug from me plzzzzzz.

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  2. That is just too cute!

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  3. hehehehehe.... can't stop laughing... too cute! actually brilliant! looks like it's about something really "important".

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  4. Absolutely cute!

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  5. Awesome! Hope she succeeds in implementing her plan! BTW I have started to write again :)

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  6. cute one.new header image is gud.

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  7. Awawwaaaa....very cute....but what is this plan all about? Someone birthday coming by?

    Ur hairs look nice *wink*

    Preeti are you hiding other cutier plans from us....then whr is Plan 2, Plan 3....etc etc!!??

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  8. She can plan better than many i know :). I liked the way she handled risks and contingencies, along with the details. Send her with her CV for an interview please :).

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  9. That is indeed the CUTEST plan blue printed by little Purvi. I like her attention to details like the bathroom and "tiptoeing" :-)
    Great work by Purvi and thanks for sharing this,Preeti. This post put a smile on my face!

    -gayu

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  10. That is the sweetest plan on Earth :D

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  11. Aha the world greatest strategist at work huh;-D

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  12. Haha this is tooo good. PERFECT!!
    But what is this plan for?
    To go and talk to you secretly middle of the night when you are busy writing/painting?
    And now where are Plan 2, Plan 3 ....?

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  13. Tooooooooooooooooooo cuute!!!! :)
    Hope she succeeded in her plan!
    With skills like those, she would fit in a manager's shoes so easily ;) :D

    So glad u shared this!

    Hope all is well at ur end! Take care and pass on my love to Atul and Purvi :)

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  14. THis is the Bets plan, much better escape route then Mr Bond 007 can ever dream...

    Pass on this Master plan to Mr Bond, so that he run into less trouble next time while on a mission to save earth

    Cheers and have a lovely day,
    Anish

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  15. Really sweet. She's come up with a grt strategy to come and reveal 'the big secret'...lol

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  17. Awww ..shoo shweet! :P

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  18. Hi Preeti........
    After a lovely gem from your husband a treasure from your daughter.......as they say some things in life are just priceless......
    Lots of love to little Purvi.....

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  19. awww that's so cuteee.. why's she making such an elaborate plan to talk to u in private?? :P

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  20. That is very smart of your daughter. Very creative in planning and writing it down, great mind indeed :)

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  21. hehe - cute indeed :)...what made her draw this? any story behind the plan :)?

    Love the new header....

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  22. ur kids are sooooooo cute:))

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  23. sooooooo cute ! But I am sure pop was not too amused !

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  25. I can't stop laughing... poor Satish :) he is in the plan, but he is not really there.

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  26. Ha Ha Ha

    Now what does pop have to say to THAT ??

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  27. Very VERY cute ..is pop's bday around ?

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  28. Not sure what the plan is for, but sure it looks cute ;)

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  29. gosh what is her age.....such a cutie pie...may god bless her

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  30. The lines 'Before you enter, see that pop is not there. Then slowly walk in, talk to mummy and come back' are so damn hilarious. Plan is as adorable as her :)

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  31. Cuuuuuuuuuuteee Plan...lovely!!

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  32. Committed to life ,Sundari, Nandana: :) Yep :)

    Anish: Have mentioned in the post--she is 8.

    Srivats:She didnt say what it was for.

    Swati: No--his b'day is only in August.

    Ramesh: he just smiles at mostly everything his darling does :)

    Raaga: yes! :)

    Farheen, Ruch,Tamizhmaangaini: :)

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  33. Am soo Glad that i stumbled upon this link. Gawd Am hooked to this :) Loved every article :) And this ones the cutest.Those tiny footsteps Adorable:) The kid is on to something ;) And she is still in Plan 1.. I guess there are many more coming your way :)

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  34. Shachi: Thank you! I made it myself :)

    Bedazzled, lakshmi: :)

    Shru: She wouldnt say! :)

    Rujuta, Anusha, Anel: :-)

    Anish:yes :) it does beat a James Bond Plan :)

    Akanksha: I will! Thank you!

    Life begins: She said there is no plan 2 and 3 :) She also refused to tell me what the plan was for :)

    Only one,shades of grey Gayathri: :)

    Reflections: for her mom it is! :-)

    Prashant: she absolutely loved your comment :) I read it out to her :)

    Jyotiajay:Thank you! I made it myself!

    Varun,SS,Never ending memories: :)

    Mamta, Sruoloc, Chandni: :) I agree :) As adorable as her! :)

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  35. Mridula: :) welcome to my blog :) I thought i had seen you here earlier--or was that your namesake?

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  36. That aint me..But wish it would have been me .. At least i would have been here early :)

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  37. haha real cute!

    Love your new blog layout, this one's the best :)

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  38. Thinker: thank you :) I spent a lot of time making this header!

    Mridula: never too late to join in :)

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  39. The story of my life. Even my daughter wants to ensure I am not around - regular villain I seem to be. ha but that I am. Every time she tip toes in I ensure I say caughtya much to her disgust. And guess what its not me who sends her back to her room. Its her Mom. I know the philosophy that the more you push them away the more close they want to be. However, do not have the heart to do that even though I don't mean it so just grab her and then she gets wild - what does one say about women. Sigh

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  40. Oh that is so endearing...and clever! She is a smart cookie like her mom!
    xo

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  41. thats wayy too cute!!!

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  42. hahaha wish I knew to draw suchmarvellous plans at 8! Secret communications with Mom should have been so much easier!
    LOL really enjoyed this!

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  43. Ohhh...she is so smart! She knows she should not go in when Pop is in there... wonder why!!!! hee hee... so cute! Let us know when the other plans are out!

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  44. hi didi
    very cute plan indeed

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  45. Awwwww...she's soooo cute!
    And she's so SMART!
    What a combination! :D


    P.S: I totally love your header, you seem to be doing quite some R&D on it :)

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  46. Ha ha thatz sooo cute ...so creative and love the attention to details .. is it pillows she hs drawn there in their room? I think she will make a gr8 detective :P

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  47. Can't believe how awesome kids are getting to be these days. And girls are just so precious :D. Just visited a friend's 1 and 1/2 yr old today, and the kid was like a bundle of energy, trying to pronounce everything she had just heard, and giving us these adorable "puss-in-boots" look whenever we weren't paying enuf attention to her..heheh.

    And oh, the mummy with the luxurious mane of hair, and the laptop next to her is so spot-on! This kid rocks :).

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  48. This is so adorable. Definitely one of those things you keep forever!

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  49. Rayne: yes--it goes into her special book. :)

    Shikha: :) I could picture the sour puss in boots :)

    Swaram: That's the aerial view of bed and yes there is one pillow on each bed :) (yup, she knows aerial views etc) :)

    Sparkling: Yes-- been learning to make headers :) Thanks :)

    Krish: :)

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  50. Wannabe writer: :) After all the attention she has now go I doubt if she will make any more plans :)

    Journalost: :)

    Rampyaari: :)

    Gillian: Thank you for the compliment :)

    Satish: yes--the love is just shining through :)

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  51. hehehe soo cute :D
    BTW,my first time here and I already love your blog!adding you to my reader!

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  52. Soo cute!!!! :P brought a smile! :)

    btw, jus on a curious note, did u get purvi's approval to put her plan on ur blog?!

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  53. hehehehe..
    Definitely the cutest insight into an intelligent child's mind...What innocence and yet such a masterplan!!
    :D
    You are a proud mama!!

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  54. Vibhuti: :-) Masterplan indeed :)

    Hunter: I never post anything about my kids unless I have discussed it with them first. She also knows that this post has been picked by blogadda.

    Littlediva:Welcome and thank you!

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  55. So adorable. How cute is that? The machinations of an 8 year old mind.

    Even in our house the dad is the villian - I dunno why, esp when I am the meanie! Playing hard to get methinks works better :)

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  56. Oh.. This is so adorable.. Thank you for sharing this with all of us.. Makes me wanna wish my toddler would grow up fast and make such **plans**
    Blessings and best wishes

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  57. Oh.. This is so adorable.. Thank you for sharing this with all of us.. Makes me wanna wish my toddler would grow up fast and make such **plans**
    Blessings and best wishes

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  58. So cute :)
    I remember my sister and me chalking out plan's like this when we were kids. Reminds me of the good ol' days!

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  59. Oh my God, that is truly the cutest thing! She has future as a plan maker :)

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  60. Ingenious! She is talented - Love her eye for detail

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  61. Nope ! Never seen such a beautiful plan ever Preeti :)

    And what a detailed one at that :) Lovely...Muaaah to her :)

    Oh yes the laptop is larger than you..how inseparable we are with this tech !

    :)Oh yes I liked the template :)

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  62. Hey this post has been selected for Spicy Saturday.. congs :)

    http://blog.blogadda.com/2010/01/30/indian-bloggers-talk-about-last-week-happenings-life

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  63. I am hiring your daughter(Even before starting my own company) because I got a great Strategist on the earth.

    Biggggggg Hug to your little angel.

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  64. Maddy: :-) Mailed u a reply to your mail. Hope you got it :)

    Nu: yes--i know :) I lfet a comment there too :) thank you for compliments about the header. i made it myself.

    Ritu: :)

    Devil mood: heh heh :)

    Pawan: :-) :-) Happy memories are real treasures.

    Prerna: On your toddler will grow up soon! My son is now 12 and i miss his baby days! :)

    Poppins: Definitely playing hard to get works! :)

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  65. Hey thts really cute :)...hahaha!

    n ur blog's new 'Avatar' is nice too :)

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  66. Cute plan... Really wonderful .. :)

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  67. m sure many others have said this before..
    she's adddddddddddorable !!!!

    I love the intricacy of drawing the bathroom, the sink, the cupboard, the footsteps :)

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