Tip of the Month – Household Duties

Saturday, 14 April 2018

I talk to a lot of families… A LOT! All over the country, and I feel that although all families are different, and all states definitely have their own little mini-cultures, one thing is the same… people who host au pairs understand that this is always more than just childcare. We just […]


April News – 2018

Tuesday, 3 April 2018

April, a time when the flowers are starting the bloom, we are done with the gloom (hopefully… Arjun asked me if it has already been 6 weeks since we saw the groundhog… sorry buddy… it’s way past…), and our spring cleaning is starting to be a top item on our weekend […]


Interviewing a Rematch Au Pair

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Whether you just lost your amazing au pair, an au pair who didn’t work out, or you are on a time crunch for looking for childcare, you may find yourself interviewing au pairs that are already in the country! Au pairs are in the rematch pool for a variety of […]


Coffee Chats in March

Saturday, 3 March 2018

As many of you know, I have offices all over the country… yup, there are 27,339 Starbucks locations in the world (i just googled it!) and so of course, I’m never too far from one of my offices! This month, we learned to line dance and learned that we needed […]


Au Pairs who struggle with Driving in the US

Friday, 2 March 2018

So, here’s the dreaded situation. We can screen our au pairs, talk to them, ask them a million questions, see how they address our kiddos on screen, and even check out their driving records, but alas, even with all the driving questions answered, there’s no comparison to actually seeing the […]