Dear Cariño Rao, Te Amo!

Monday, 14 January 2019

Searching for the best au pair is difficult! Finding one that fits your crazy, lovable, always busy family is stressful. Having said perfect au pair actually love your kiddos better than you could ever love them is IMPOSSIBLE. For the last two years, I have nominated my au pair for […]


How do I love, Julie? Let me count the ways…

Sunday, 13 January 2019

It’s hard to say goodbye. It’s harder to say goodbye to family. It’s the hardest to say goodbye to an au pair that has been with you for an amazing year. I am getting ready to do just that! My au pair is starting to get excited about her travel […]


Au Pair Spotlight – Holly, Australia

Friday, 27 April 2018

One of my favorite families just welcomed their *fourth* au pair and I couldn’t be more excited for them! Meet Holly from Australia who is a second year au pair and decided to extend with this amazing family! She has been the perfect addition to this zoo obsessed crew and […]


Au Pair Spotlight – Lina, Colombia

Friday, 20 April 2018

Meet Lina from Colombia! She has just joined the L family and they couldn’t be happier! When her host mom called to tell me they had one of the craziest first weeks, I could only laugh! It happens to all of us! But, alas, Lina has taken on the task […]


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 […]