Top 10 Must Haves in Your Cold/Flu Survival Kit for Infants and Toddlers

Omg! The cold and flu have officially arrived and my kids are definitely feeling the change.



Heaven was down a few days ago with some sort of virus that was going around at her school and it got to her so bad I had to take her to the doctor. Luckily, her long-lasting cough was something that they were able to prescribe some meds for but both of the girls got the flu shot just to be on the safe side. Also, Harmony is still not 100% but she's been recovering quickly with some over-the-counter medications and natural remedies.

Even though we all got the flu shot this year, I wanted to be prepared because last year everyone in my house still managed to get catch a really nasty cold. With Heaven in school and around other children, I know that I have to be extra prepared because what can start off as a simple cough or sneeze can quickly turn the entire house into some sickly zombies. Plus the on and off weather here in Atlanta isn't helping the cold/flu season since one day it's sunny with 70-degree weather then the next it is raining and 50 degrees.


Literally last year Heaven sneezed on me and my whole body folded like a cheap suit. I usually don't get sick that easily but my poor body felt every single chill and I had completely lost my appetite but it wasn't the flu. Thankfully the mommy tribe on Instagram gave me some really good advice which I am bringing with me for this cold and flu season!

So this year, I am ready and prepared with the top 10 essentials you should have in your home cold/flu survival kit that is perfect for your babies, toddlers, and heck even adults.
  1. Vicks Cool Mist Humidifier 
  2. Zarbees Baby Cold and Mucus Cough Syrup
  3. Baby Vicks Chest Rub
  4. Tylenol Infants Pain + Fever
  5. Lemon Honey Tea
  6. Nasal Aspirator
  7. Little Remedies Saline Drops
  8. Lysol Wipes (for travel and home)
  9. Pedialyte
  10. Forehead thermometer 
Don't worry, I've linked them all below that way you can just click, buy, and have them shipped straight to your home without any worries. See sis...I got you! 



If you like this post then I would love for you to follow me on Instagram and leave a comment below if you have any other ideas you would like me to add to this list cause Hunny it takes a village (especially to survive this cold/flu season with the babies). 

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