View Poll Results: Do you have a dishwasher in your kitchen

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    Quote Originally Posted by BerylsMum View Post
    yes...i have 2
    omg how embarrassing!
    one is a normal one and then a drawer one that is for pots...
    SOOOOOO jealous!!!!!

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    Yep I have a dishwasher and absolutely love it!!!

    My moved in 4yrs ago and didn't have one for the first 2yr - so painful. Washing dishes is a wasted life.

    But having gone without I know totally love, admire and appreciate my dishwasher - its one of the things that each time I use I am soooooooooooooooooo grateful for.

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    oh and i do put some pots and things in it, but i also wash the big pots/bowls/ackward things by hand.

    The next best thing to my dishwasher is a freestanding stainless steel sink/bench thingy with a 60litre sink - makes washing the things you have to wash by hand so much easier.

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    No...
    Stupid rental. I hate doing the dishes. When we get our own place...there will be one. Not negotiable lol!

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrsTiggyWinkle View Post
    and for those of you that wash dishes by hand, how do you look after your hands? I try to wear gloves but the girls are always asking for this or that, so i get sick of taking them on and off, my hands are in ribbons from being in water
    I wear gloves when I hand wash (my dish drawer dishwasher doesn't fit large pots and I also hand wash plastics). I like to use really hot water to wash up so there's no way I could do it without gloves.

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    Nope just me

    I cook Everything for scratch so it would be extremely handy!!

    I don't use gloves, my hands are in and out with DD to much!

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    I have 2 dish drawers. I love them so much. I fill it up every day. Just turn it on before bed and empty it in the morning.

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    No

    I miss having one.

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    I only got one in the last few years since meeting DP and starting f/t work. It never used to bother me when it was just DS and I, there were few dishes as I'd tend to cook in big batches and then eat leftovers most nights lol. Sounds lazy, but for my budget back then it was far more economical to cook in big lots than to cook for one adult and one two-year-old every night.

    DP does the dishes most nights, so he packs the dishwasher but we still tend to hand wash pots, pans and lunchboxes but don't use much water for those because there's not generally many.

    Yep, I've also heard dishwashers use less. Mine certainly does as it's only turned on every few days.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Izzys Dragon View Post
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    Stupid rental. I hate doing the dishes. When we get our own place...there will be one. Not negotiable lol!
    You could get a standalone one and stick it in the laundry


 

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