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do you have a dishwasher but still do your dishes by hand?

if so, why?


Asked by hibbingmom at 3:06 PM on May. 18, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (15)
  • I wash pots/pans and cookie sheets by hand. They do NOT get clean in the dishwasher. Some things just don't.

    Answer by RutterMama at 3:07 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • I have a dishwasher and try to put everything in it. Pots, pans mixing bowls, whatever. I try to never actually wash a dish.

    Answer by mompam at 3:07 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • My Husbands ex wife does this. She's wacked.

    Answer by Candi1024 at 3:09 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • LOL I still wash dishes by hand if 1. pots and pans. 2. reallydir.ty. 3.need them now. alll because my DW sucks

    Answer by lendales_mommi at 3:11 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • moYes I have a perfectly working dishwasher, and I do ALL my dishes by hand. It seems easier, really. My daughter (17 months) likes to climb in the dishwasher, and it feels like I have to wash them anyways before they go in. So I just wash them by hand. Why do you ask?

    Answer by kjflaherty at 3:11 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • Yes, because apartments supply you with cheap washers and it doesn't do a good job at all. I end up washing half of the load. I like my cleaning skills better anyway.

    Answer by aluvk4evr at 3:13 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • yes and it is because when my dh used the dishwasher last he somehow broke it :(

    Answer by hisblueeyes at 3:15 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • I wash my by hand most the time because my dish washer isn't so great. That's usually how free dishwashers work!

    Zara Nichols
    Helping Moms Work From Home

    Answer by ZaraN at 3:16 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • There are certain things I always wash by hand. My pots and pans because they are exspensive and I do not want them getting scratched in the dishwasher, and my silverware because the care instructions say do not wash in the dishwasher. Everything else gets put in the dishwasher.

    Answer by laciD at 3:17 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • I'll only use my dishwasher if I let the dishes pile up. Otherwise, I enjoy washing them by hand. My pots and pans are non-stick, so they're not allowed in the dishwasher. :)

    Answer by Quatrekins at 3:17 PM on May. 18, 2010