We pride ourselves on having the friendliest
and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment
for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers.
If you have any problems registering please drop an email to email@example.com.
Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!
I'm traveling and I stil plan to pump 1x per day. I should have some fridge space, but very limited. How can I store milk without taking up too much space? And also travel home without it going bad (12 hr car ride). I know we can do a cooler with ice....but thinking about the fridge space offered to us its very tight. I usually pump 8-10 oz , so 40 oz I'll need to store. And possibly more depending on how many bottles we give since I'm sure relatives will want to feed her.
Mommy to H (6) and E (brand new)
4 Angels gone too soon
i traveled a lot when i was bfing my daughter. i would use a cooler with a lot of ice for the car ride it should stay cool enough as long as the ice cubes don't melt, you'll probably have to refill the cooler a couple of times. you can do the same thing if you don't have enough fridge room for the milk. i kept my milk covered with ice in a cooler, but make sure it stays cold with fresh ice cubes.