Top 5 differences between an au pair and a nanny

Wednesday, 7 March 2012

by Susan Robinson Although many people use the terms au pair and nanny interchangeably, there are important differences between these two types of caregivers. Here are the top 5 differences between an au pair and a nanny: Au pairs are, by definition, young people from overseas who travel legally to […]

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Baking with Kids: Tips to Get You Started

Sunday, 11 December 2011

Posted by: vbellisbrouk | December 10, 2011 | When the weather changes and you need some indoor activities for the kids, why not hit the kitchen!  Baking cookies with your children should be fun. Keep the following tips in mind when you’re ready to get started.  Be sure to share […]

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Au pairs celebrate “big” American holidays

Sunday, 11 December 2011

by Stephanie Rueter Cultural Care au pairs in Stamford gather together to decorate a tree for the Junior League of Greenwich’s Enchanted Forest holiday fundraiser. Many au pairs travel to the U.S. with the notion that Americans are big on celebrating the holidays. And according to the ones we’ve heard […]

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Top 10 holiday gifts for au pairs

Sunday, 11 December 2011

by Stephanie Rueter Are you looking for just the right thing to put under the tree for your au pair? We asked some host parents to share their ideas for au pair gift-giving this holiday season and this is what they came up with… 1. Personalized gifts with kids photos […]

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