I actua;;y have pots with whistle tops, and I am sighted. Love 'em to pieces and have used them for over 25 years now. Best investment I ever made along with a boil over prevention egg. Wish I could remember where I got that one from... Valerie On Jan 1, 2010, at 10:16 AM, Ann Parsons wrote: > Hi all, > > Jamey, > > Your question is a good one. Depends on what you're boiling. If it's a > teakettle, then the thing should whistle. If it's a pot, like a pasta pot, > you wait till you hear the change in the bubbling, and then you put your hand > above the pot about six inches so you can feel the steam and not get burned. > Does that help? > > Happy New Year, > Ann P. > > -- > Ann K. Parsons > Portal Tutoring > EMAIL: akp@xxxxxxxxxxxx > web site: http://www.portaltutoring.info > blog: > http://www.samobile.net/users/akp/blog > Skype: Putertutor > > "All that is gold does not glitter, > Not all those who wander are lost." > > Email services provided by the System Access Mobile Network. Visit > www.serotek.com to learn more about accessibility anywhere. > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of > available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.