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    Default Electric stovetop logic...

    Totally random BUT...
    If you have an electric stovetop do you use a bigger hot plate than the pot?
    If so is it because you believe it heats faster?
    My DH and my mother both do it, it does my head in!! I just dont understand the logic!!! To me it's just wasting electricity because if I put the pot in the right hot plate it's going to heat just as hot and just as fast as the bigger one... RIGHT?!!!

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    lol yes!

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    Yeah I do what your dh does lol!

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    I'm with you on that one lol

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    Yep, I always use the biggest one which is usually conveniently located down the front.

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    I usually use the biggest one which is at the back.

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    Lmao! Yes I'm guilty even tho it doesn't make sense... Also it keeps the other stove tops clean so I always use that one as it's filthy!

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    I always use the back ones as I have little kids and am paranoid they might grab the front ones. But yes I always use the bigger one 😉

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    my DH is going to love hearing about this!
    Last edited by ciaomamma; 09-10-2013 at 16:11.

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    Quote Originally Posted by grumpysmurf View Post
    I always use the back ones as I have little kids and am paranoid they might grab the front ones. But yes I always use the bigger one 😉
    This is one of the reasons I always use the big one..its up the back!


 

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