Interviewing your nanny or au pair

Sunday, 24 February 2019

Many times host families are puzzled on what to ask an au pair during the interview.  They have the experience of interviewing local nannies, but think that an au pair is different because she/he comes from another country, and will be considered part of their family.  They are completely “right”.  […]


Nanny/au pair Brookline

Thursday, 21 February 2019

As an Au Pair Coordinator my job is to help families with their child care needs.  Many families reached out to me  looking for a nanny, as they use the term nanny and au pair interchangeably.  However there is a difference between the two. Here are the top 5 differences […]


5 ways an au pair transforms a family life

Sunday, 17 February 2019

  Au pairs are young adults who come to the USA to experience the American culture, and help their host families with their child care needs.   In turn, families are very appreciative of the au pairs cultural exchange, and how they take good care of their children to help them […]


We love our au pair because….

Friday, 15 February 2019

They say that a picture says more than a 1000 words, but I also love to put words to a picture.  Here are some of the quotes from host families about why the love their au pair: “Fernanda’s dedication to her job has incredible.  She has become as a member […]


Mom: I want an au pair!!!

Friday, 8 February 2019

Many times I hear from mothers that their kids see how other kids spend time in the school playground with their au pairs.  Also how much fun they have with their au pairs when they take them to the museums, parks, and to after school activities.  Some kids get their […]