Taking a Long Flight? Consider Playtex Drop-in Bottles
My hubby and I recently took a trip to visit his parents overseas. The total flight time was 18+ hrs and included 2 stopovers This meant I would have to feed my little “cupcake” 6 times during the whole duration of our trip.
Two concerns I had while I was pondering on what to pack were:
1.) I didn’t want to pack six 8 oz bottles in our carry on with all the diapers I was going to have to lug around.
2.) I also didn’t want to use the water on the airplane to wash the bottles (especially since there’s a sign in the bathroom stating the water is not to be used for drinking).
I found out about Playtex Drop-ins from my cousin who had taken her daughter to Italy, so after looking it up online I decided to try it out. With Playtex Drop-ins I just had to pack one bottle, 6 bottle nipples, and 6 Drop-in liners. When it came to washing I just needed to switch the bottle nipples and toss the liner after each feeding. No need to wash the bottle! I am aware this isn't the "greenest" solution, but with the amount of time I had it was the best.