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Old 07-01-2012, 01:15 PM   #19
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Re: Let's talk dishes

Originally Posted by mrspopo View Post
Now he thinks we have too many dishes as it is, and I could just cook less to make fewer dirty dishes.
Tell him he can go hungry then

Originally Posted by mrspopo View Post
So we visited a family member, and they have 4 dishes. That's it. DH was thrilled and said that would be ideal. They have 4 people in the family (3 are teenagers), and they have 4 of each standard item ie cups & plates, and 1 pot, 1 mixing spoon etc... Is it just me or is that too extreme? The idea is that you wash a dish whenever you need it and that the dirties don't stack up. Everything they own does not fill up a dishwasher. I'm baffled that he calls this "ideal." I think of that as "lets go to the store and stock up on paper plates."
*Light bulb goes off*
Off to purge my dishes!
~Lana~ SAHM and EMT student to J 4/11/07, Asperger's, ADHD, ODD, MDNOS A 3/25/10, Autism N 10/14/11
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