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Do You Put the Actual Lemon in Your Drink?

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#11 sassybride

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    Posted 24 May 2008 - 10:46 PM

    I do b/c i'm serisouly addicted to lemons in water and perrier water. I have to put lots too! This post is making me wonder now
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    #12 Martha

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      Posted 24 May 2008 - 11:01 PM

      Originally Posted by CaliaA07
      There was a post on this before wasn't there? It had the video documentary on lemons at restuarants...hmm I saw that somewhere. After seeing that video I will NEVER touch a lemon at a restaurant! And I specifically tell them not to bring it with my DH's water!

      I never saw that post...I don't wanna see that video. Ewww!

      Originally Posted by sassybride
      I do b/c i'm serisouly addicted to lemons in water and perrier water. I have to put lots too! This post is making me wonder now
      I still use lemon, I just don't put the actual peel in my drink. Although, I am sure the lemon juice probably shouldn't go in there either since they just sit there in a bucket.

      #13 SASSYGIRL

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        Posted 24 May 2008 - 11:11 PM

        This is soooo strange because I was just thinking about this tonight at dinner after I put it in - yeah I am going to stop that habit! I am sure you are right about it being nasty but I also agree that I don't want to know what happens at resturants. Once I saw the dateline or 20/20 about hotel bedspeads I was destroyed! YUCKY!
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        #14 Birdie07

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          Posted 24 May 2008 - 11:27 PM

          I'm searching youtube for the video I saw but I can't find it. However heres one that I could find.

          YouTube - Beware of Lemons at Restaurants

          #15 melody

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            Posted 24 May 2008 - 11:40 PM

            In a bar or restaurant NO...I just squeeze it.... but at home, I love lemon in water...I don't drink soda either.

            #16 LCBride2007


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              Posted 25 May 2008 - 01:54 AM

              I do it - but I am so NOT a germ-a-phobe and that stuff just doesn't bother me. But I honestly hadn't thought about it, it's a good point.

              #17 EricaG

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                Posted 25 May 2008 - 02:42 AM

                Sometimes I do and sometimes I don't. It can be pretty nasty, but at the same time, there are worse things out there that people don't think about. I am with Ann on this, I am so not a germ-a-phobe. Two things that are a lot worse than the lemons are money and grocery carts. My mom just made my son a grocery cart cover because he likes to chew on the carts. I think that is probably where my daughter caught RSV from as well, either that or the toys at the Dr's office.
                Don't get me wrong, I am sure that some places don't wash them and some servers don't wash there hands, and I will probably think about it more often now when I go out.
                Oh yeah, if you want to stay away from gross, don't eat peanuts at bars. They have found traces of feces on them!! Ewww!
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                #18 Christine

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                Posted 25 May 2008 - 08:33 AM

                I never used to use the lemons until I got preggo and can only drink water (or at least that's pretty much all I drink) so lately I have been putting the entire lemon in my water some days, and you know I never thought about it but yes that's disgusting.
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                #19 nikkianddean

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                  Posted 25 May 2008 - 12:48 PM

                  yeah, i stopped dunking it inside recently after someone told me about this. thanks for the reminder martha!!!

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                  #20 JennyK

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                    Posted 25 May 2008 - 12:55 PM

                    I squeeze and dunk

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