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5 Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies

5 homemade cold and flu remedies

My family has been pretty healthy this winter {KNOCK ON WOOD}, which makes me leery of what is around the corner. For some reason, late winter/early spring is hard on our immune systems and somebody always gets sick. I thought I should start preparing.

Below are 5 Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies that I hope none of us will ever have to use, but sadly, probably will eventually.

I need to get on it because as I’m typing this, my throat is getting scratching…NOOOOOO!

(And as a post script, as soon as I wrote this post, myself and one of my kids got sick. #karma)

5 Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies

Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies #1: Homemade Cough and Cold Syrup | Primally Inspired

homemade cough syrup

Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies #2: Homemade Vapor Rub | Live Simply

homemade vapor rub

Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies #3: Lemon, Honey, and Ginger Soother for Colds and Sore Throats | Lana’s Cooking

cold and sore throat soother

Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies #4: Rehydrating Homemade Electrolyte Drink | Don’t Mess With Mama

homemade electrolyte drink

Homemade Cold and Flu Remedies #5: Sore Throat Soother – Adult’s Only! | Yesterday on Tuesday

homemade sore throat soother adults onlyWhat are some of you homemade cold and flu remedies? 

Becca bio pic 2 300x300Becca Wilkinson has a creative “need” and will do anything to avoid laundry. She writes over at Cul-de-sac Cool about design, DIY/crafts, easy eats, family, funny experiences and of course, motherhood. Becca wants to spread happiness, helpful tips, pretty things and funny experiences throughout the land. She is the proud mother of three boys and married to her college sweetheart. In her past life she was a graphic designer. Becca has learned a lot these past years about juggling boys, blogging, family and suburban life.