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  1. #1
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    Default Air bubbles?

    My milk storage bags say that I need to remove all air to prevent freezer burn. Well, I've tried several different brands of bag, and I've never been able to remove all the air, though I do what I can to remove as much of it as possible. When frozen, I always see some sort of air bubble in the milk. Is this a problem?
    First-time mom to Little Manatee (1/7/2010)

    Nursed for 3 1/2 years!



    My little boy is my everything.


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    Default Re: Air bubbles?

    I remember having small bubbles in mine and it not being a problem.
    If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. - Katharine Hepburn

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    Default Re: Air bubbles?

    Quote Originally Posted by @llli*kst.7399 View Post
    I remember having small bubbles in mine and it not being a problem.
    Tracie

    Mommy to
    Lilah 10/08 nursed 25 months
    Beatrix 01/11 nursed 30 months

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    Default Re: Air bubbles?

    I actually leave a little air b/c I've had problems w/ leaky bags, and it seems to happen when there's not enough room in the bag (d/t expansion during freezing). If your freezer auto-defrosts (as most these days do), then it shouldn't be too much of a problem.
    Little SW, Aug '09
    Miss MW, Jan '11
    Sir RW, Oct '12
    3 kids in 38 mos

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