I Enjoy Washing Dishes By Hand

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    I Actually Do

    I hate using the dishwasher. It seems like an excuse to let dishes pile up and then let the "machine" do the work. What's so hard about washing your dishes by hand then setting them on a drying rack? Or even using the racks in the dishwasher as a drying rack. I personally believe...
    Army0917 Army0917
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2011

    A Soapy Meditation~

    I have not had a dishwasher for twenty five years. We've raised a whole family without one and now, what is the point? This morning as I stood looking out the window and washing the pancake syrup off of our breakfast dishes, I stood there considering my morning walk. There were...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone
    56-60, F
    May 28, 2012

    Its Therapeutic To Me.

    I love washing dishes by my hand, its extremely therapeutic to me. I used to hate doing them first, but now its something I always look forward to in the day. With a nice view outside from the window, It takes me to my own sweet world.
    bluie19 bluie19
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2011

    Go Fig....

    Okay, I know this is an odd thing to enjoy.  But handwishing dishes is such a sensory experience!  I'm very tactilly oriented, so the sensation of hot soapy water on my hands, the contrast of water with the dishes I'm washing and the dishcloth I'm using is oddly soothing.There...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Mar 15, 2011

    Used To Hate It - Now I Need It

    I used to despise doing the dishes. I was my most hated of chores and I used to dream of having a dishwasher. That's not the case anymore. I use that time to stand and look out of my kitchen window and reflect. I think about life and all its up's and down's. When I do the...
    TalkN3rdy2Me TalkN3rdy2Me
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 15, 2011
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