Fact or Fiction?

Thursday, 16 August 2012

by Stephanie Rueter There’s a myth out there that au pair agencies promise their applicants a fairytale world full of parties on the beach, boys galore and travel to all the American hotspots as soon as they arrive to the U.S. This belief, in fact, could not be further from the […]

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Cultural Craft for Kids: make a Swedish Dala horse!

Thursday, 16 August 2012

by Stephanie Rueter To make this craft with your kids, use the Dala horse craft template from Cultural Care Au Pair. If you have an au pair from Sweden, you may have seen a Dala horse. They are a popular decorative icon of Sweden—traditional carved and painted wooden statuettes of horses that originated […]

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Fun with languages while traveling

Thursday, 16 August 2012

by Susan Robinson Guest Blogger: Julie Pimsleur Levine, Little Pim With the arrival of the biggest vacation month of the year you may be planning a family trip by car, plane, train, or bicycle! When you have your little ones captive during travel time, it’s a great opportunity to play language […]

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Rink at Wrigley-February Au Pair Meeting

Monday, 13 February 2012

Ice Skating at Wrigley—Rink at Wrigley Wednesday, February 15 7pm. $5.00 to Skate $5.00 skate rental Let’s meet at McDonalds across the street from Wrigley 3620 N Clark St (between Addison St & Patterson Ave) Chicago, IL 60613 Neighborhoods: Wrigleyville, Lakeview (773) 549-0683

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