baby sickFew things are more heartbreaking than watching your baby suffer with a cold. The mucus (so much mucus!); the tiny chesty cough; the little glassy eyes. It's so sad! And since many of us are reluctant to use any kind of medication on our babies -- and, let's be honest here, there really isn't anything out there that cures a cold -- what to do?

There are a few natural remedies that can help alleviate baby's congestion, cough, and fever. No, none of them will eradicate the nasty sickness altogether, but they'll definitely help shorten it a bit.

Here are 5 natural remedies for baby colds.