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 […]


Transitions: When it’s not working out!

Friday, 26 January 2018

Picking out your au pair is exciting on both sides. It’s similar to dating, where you put your needs out there filled with hope and love! And then, small things come up, and you try to work them out with communication, clear expectations, spending more time together, and possibly a […]


Our New Video Series!

Saturday, 15 July 2017

  Missed the News? Guess who became video famous? Thanks to all of you, my little au pair obsessed heart was blasted all over the internet to help families learn about what it is like to host an au pair. Many of you know my story and how I became […]


Papel Picado

Friday, 30 June 2017

The perfect summer craft is a Banderita or Papel Picado!¬†These super easy steps will have your backyard, living room, or bedroom look festive with a splash of color! What you need: – colored tissue paper or construction paper – scissors (or safety scissors for younger ones) – yarn or twine […]


Big Texas Scavenger Hunt Guidelines – Summer 2017

Monday, 26 June 2017

    Ahhh! I’m so so so excited! This Big Texas Scavenger Hunt kicks off June 15th and goes until September 4th so get ready to go on a beautiful and wild ride! Ok, to participate in this fun little game, you must of course play by the rules! This […]