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|Put the lid handle side up||50||43.10%|
|Put the lid upside down with the handle underneath (touching the counter)||66||56.90%|
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|01-20-2009, 07:55 PM||#1|
Poll - About Lids
When you are cooking and you take a lid off the pot. When you put it on the counter do you:
1. Put it down with the handle up
2. Put it upside down with the inside up and the handle underneath
So we were at my in-laws vacation house this weekend. They have a smooth top cooktop. My sister was cooking breakfast and put the lid handle-up on the stove. This horrible vacuum suction thing happened and the lid got stuck - when we tried to pick it up it cracked the entire right side of the cooktop.
My sister and I married twin brothers - so the men went on and on about putting the lid down the wrong way. But old habits are hard to break - because our mom did it handle side up.
$250 dollars for just the glass for the cooktop. Luckily we have handy husbands that can replace it.
Julie - SAHM to Daniel 11/06 - 34 weeks, Elizabeth Anne 5/08 - 35 weeks Katie Marie - 3/10 - 36 weeks, 6 days
Last edited by fish3737; 01-20-2009 at 08:49 PM.