DIY Cough and Cold Remedies that you can make at home this winter! These are simple projects that only require a few ingredients to make!
10 DIY Cough and Cold Remedies that you can make at home!
Soothing Vapor Bath Soak from The Taylor House – When cold and flu season hits there is very little that can bring you comfort besides some good medicine and a hot bath or shower. This vapor bath soak is just what you need to give a little relief!
Homemade Cough Remedy from Barefeet in the Kitchen – With only a handful of pantry ingredients and a few minutes effort, this Homemade Cough Remedy was sitting on my counter.
DIY Soothing Cough Drops from The Painted Tea Cup – There are times when you just need something to help soothe your throat and cough but don’t want to take medication. These are perfect! DIY cough drops using natural ingredients and some essential oils!
Vapor Rub DIY Shower Bombs from The Taylor House – It only takes three ingredients to make these simple shower bombs! They’ll help open your sinuses while you steam and relax in the shower!
Be sure to check on Maty’s All Natural cold and cough products too! We’ve used them for years and love them!
Miracle Slushie Sour Throat Remedy from The Kitchen Girl – I remember having Influenza A one year, my throat was so bad that I couldn’t swallow, sleep or really do anything other than cry. A friend of mine made me an amazing slushie that helped soothe my throat. It was similar to this recipe!!
Seasonal Support Candle for Stuffy Nose from The Taylor House – these are great for stuffy nose relief! If you’ve never tried making your own candles because you thought they were difficult like me, I’m proof that they are simple to make! Add your own essential oils to make your favorite smells!
DIY Vapor Rub with Essential Oils from The Taylor House – I always remember my Mom putting vapor rub on the bottom of my feet when I had a cold. I’m not sure what the magic was or why she did it but it always helped!
DIY Lemon Honey Suckers from The Taylor House – Have you ever made homemade suckers? They’re great for sore throats and kids love them!
Homemade Shower Vapor Discs from The Taylor House – If you don’t like to soak in the bathtub using a Vapor Bath Soak – these Shower Vapor Discs are perfect to steam your sinuses in the shower! Throw one on the floor of the shower and enjoy the eucalyptus!
Other Cold and Cough Survival Items You Need
Coffee Mug – this one is perfect to sip your hot tea or a cup of soup while you rest on the couch!
Amazon Prime – This really is a MUST! You can shop from your bed or watch an endless amount of TV and movies with Amazon on Demand!
Kleenex – If you have Amazon Prime you can have these delivered right to your door – you won’t even need to leave the house! We do this when the entire family is down sick! Amazon will send Kleenex, cold meds and really anything we need and don’t want to leave the house to get!
Get Better Basket
If you’re not the one sick and want to help out friends and family who are, we have some great ideas for a Get Better Basket! Fill it with all the things you need when you’re down with a fever, cough, cold or flu! Plus there’s FREE Printables to use with the gift!