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DD is allergic to cheddar cheese.<br><br>
I have about 300 oz of pumped milk in the freezer and I have no idea what days I ate cheddar cheese and which ones I didn't.<br>
DD has rashes from it (we suspect and confirmed with a blood test).<br>
Right now I can only pump once at work, but don't make enough, and she is not a year old.<br><br>
Should I just give her all frozen to use it up and get it over with, and then go straight to just fresh?<br>
I am a milk bank donor, but I don't feel okay giving them that much when I am not pumping enough during the day for my DD....<br><br>
What would you do?<br><br>
I should add that she has improved since we stopped giving her cheddar cheese directly. (It is one of her favorites)
 

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I would make soap.
 

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I would donate it, why make her miserable?
 

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I think donate it!<br><br>
We don't have a milk bank here and I dumped a ton of milk when I found out my dd's allergies. I finally gave up pumping because she had so many allergies, I kept finding out new ones and dumping my new stash. Heartbreaking.<br><br>
You don't want to make her sick though. Is she allergic to just cheddar cheese? Or all dairy? Is she ok with other cheese? That's an interesting one!
 

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I think donating your milk to those who need it would be a valuable thing. There are many milk banks and other types of sharing that happen. Perhaps you know someone who could use it? If not check here <a href="http://milkshare.birthingforlife.com/" target="_blank">http://milkshare.birthingforlife.com/</a> I haven't worked with these guys specifically but it is one of the many results that came up when I googled breast milk donation.<br><br>
Good Luck to you!<br><br>
Ok... well Silly me <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/img/vbsmilies/smilies/duck.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="Duck">: I should have read your entire post... I see that you are aware of the milk bank thing.<br><br>
If you can pump extra at home... like at night after your dc goes to sleep that might help you gain on your milk stock pile. I used to pump at work, then again in the morning after ds left for childcare with dh and again during the night. I would do this when I needed to catch up on my supply. Plus I tried to do extra during the weekends. You wouldn't have to do these extra pumpings for long, just enough to get you ahead...
 

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Yes, I had to dump my stash a few times. So sad. There are no milkbanks in my area of Japan...<br>
I pumped on one side during the morning feed and extra on the weekends to get a new stash.<br><br>
Kathryn
 
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