As temperatures get colder and playdates move indoors, seasonal illnesses begin to spread a little quicker. Cold and flu season has arrived. It's always best to have the right items on hand to plan ahead in case the little ones come home feeling under the weather. Here are a few tips to help caregivers better manage this challenging time of year.
Consider these tips and Dreambaby® products to help get you ahead of the seasonal colds:
#1: Start the day with a healthy meal
Providing your child with a healthy meal not only gives them enough energy to focus, but it also helps to maintain their immune system, which is vital to fight off nasty bugs. Finding quick, healthy snacks/meals on the go can be a little challenging, but with our Pouch Pal, you can give your child their favourite food pouch before school to ensure they have all the nutrients they need to start the day and leave the car mess-free!
#2: Stock your medicine cabinet
It could be a cabinet behind your mirror, a drawer up high in the kitchen or a first aid kit you carry with you on the go. The medicine cabinet is your first go-to in times of illness, and sometimes it may get a little bare. Be sure to stock up on items that each family member may need to help with a speedy recovery. Always make sure to keep medicines out of the reach of little ones.
#3: Have the right devices on hand
The last thing you want to be doing when you, your child or spouse end up getting the flu is making a late-night run to the drugstore for supplies. Be sure to