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If you use eggs...

There are some things that I don't like to put in the dishwasher and I prefer to hand wash them. For instance, beaters from a mixer. My husband says that's not good enough to get them clean, if I use eggs. I disagree. I think washing them with hot water and soap is good enough. You know, there are some people who don't have dishwashers.

Do you think hand washing is sufficient enough?

 
tastymama

Asked by tastymama at 2:55 PM on Mar. 13, 2011 in Health

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Answers (13)
  • In my experience, hand washing usually does a better job than a dishwasher! Your hubby's silly.
    AdensMama0308

    Answer by AdensMama0308 at 3:01 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • i never really thought about it. i assumed if you use hot water and a cleaning agent, you can get things as clean as necessary. does your dh think before the invention of dishwashers we never got our dishes clean????
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 2:56 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I believe handwashing is so much BETTER. In my experience, the dishwasher does not do as GOOD.
    khf22

    Answer by khf22 at 2:57 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • It's fine!!!!!
    MommyH2

    Answer by MommyH2 at 2:58 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I believe hand washing is sufficient. I grew up without a dishwasher as did many people...what does he think we did with dirty dishes???lol
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 2:58 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • They are both ok, but hand washing can get to the nook and crannies.
    older

    Answer by older at 2:59 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I think it's just fine :)
    lovingmy4babies

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 3:03 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • Handwashing is good.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 3:04 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • handwashing is fine. i stopped using my dishwasher months ago because it does such a poor job cleaning. i wash any and everything by hand, even my whisk after using it to scramble eggs.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 3:14 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • Yes with plenty of hot water and soap it's fine!
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 3:22 PM on Mar. 13, 2011