What host families get from a Latin American au pair

Thursday, 27 December 2018

Host families have been asking me lately about au pairs from Latin America.  Their most frequent question is: What are the traits of au pairs from Colombia, Brazil and Mexico?   My answer is that every  au pair has her/his own particular cultural trait, and that they share their home country […]


Tips for a great holiday with your au pair

Friday, 21 December 2018

This is the time of the year when cultural differences take a big place.   Hosting an au pair from another country, or another culture, is not a burden during the Holidays, on the contrary it is an enriching way to learn how other people celebrate the Holidays in different part […]


Sharing Holiday Traditions with your au pair

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

The Schwartz family had the opportunity to share their Holiday traditions with Brazilian au pair, Iris. “[one] thing that is so special about Iris is how open and excited she is about learning new things. We are a Jewish family and the first Jewish family that Iris has ever met. […]


5 reasons why au pair childcare is a brilliant idea for parents

Tuesday, 27 November 2018

  As a mother of two children, I am always in the look for the best childcare. My husband and I look for someone reliable, responsible, fun, caring, warm, and energetic.  As someone who works closely with host families, I often hear great stories about how much easier and more enjoyable […]