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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Au pairs celebrate American Thanksgiving

Sunday, 20 November 2011

by Stephanie Rueter International au pairs celebrating Thanksgiving! Amy Brian, a Cultural Care Au Pair LCC in Delaware, invited her group of au pairs over to her house to participate in an early Thanksgiving celebration this past weekend. She says: “The au pairs all chose a recipe that reminded them […]

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Thanksgiving 101 for Au Pairs and Host Families

Sunday, 20 November 2011

By Danielle Wood Between basting the turkey, stirring the sauce, and keeping your little ones’ fingers out of the pumpkin pie, it’s easy to lose sight of the history behind the Thanksgiving holiday. But don’t get caught offguard when your kids quiz you on the facts. Here’s a handy cheat […]

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