Fighting the Flu: Flu Shots For Your Kids

January 21, 2013

Winter is a season filled with so many exciting events for kids, the holidays, sledding, and the prospect that any school day could turn into a snow day. However there is one aspect of this time of year every parent dreads, and that is the possibility of their kids catching the flu! This year in particular has been called one of the worst flu seasons in history, targeting children and the elderly as its main victims. I make it a point to give my kids flu shots every year, and have been lucky enough to keep them healthy during this flu season. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all children ages six months and older receive an annual influenza vaccine. The AAP states that children who have certain chronic medical conditions such as asthma, diabetes, immunosuppression, or neurologic disorders have an even high risk of flu like complications, and should definitely be vaccinated. However, some parents are against giving their kids flu shots and prefer to rely on more holistic remedies such as vitamin D supplements to help their families fight the flu. With so much controversy surrounded around this flu season we want to know, do you like flu shots for your kids?






Also in News

Baby Gift Giveaway: We’re giving away $248 of Organic Baby Gifts

January 14, 2017

Four Lucky winners will each get an organic cotton baby gift set of their choice. Each gift set consists of an organic baby blanket or lovey, an organic baby toy and a hat. The four gift sets that we’re giving away are among our most popular newborn baby gifts – the grey elephant set with the […]

View full article →

Annual Clearance Sale – 30-50% Off Baby Gifts

January 11, 2017

It’s sale time! Our Annual clearance sale is now on. Save over 50% on baby gifts, toys, nursery decor and more including the following nursery decor pieces: Baseball, Gnome, Rollerskates, Candy Corn, Candy cane and Purse. Also on sale are knit baby clothes like our knit alpaca rompers, cardigan & pant sets and “I Metro […]

View full article →

30% Off Luxury Baby Gifts, Holiday Sale

December 15, 2016

Estella’s annual holiday sale starts now and ends Dec. 20th.  All of Estella’s organic, non-toxic, high end, designer, luxury baby gifts will be 30% off by entering coupon code ‘HolBabyGifts30’ at checkout.  Everything will be on sale including infant, newborn, organic baby toys, clothes, dolls, nursery decor and charms. Find lots of newborn baby gifts […]

View full article →