Tips to save on childcare costs

Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Your children are your most precious treasures in the world. As parents, we want the best care possible, but also have to take our budgets into account. Childcare costs can be overwhelming, the following tips can help you trim your childcare expenses:   1. Consider alternative forms of childcare :Don’t make […]


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 […]


Au pairs transform families lives

Saturday, 2 February 2019

I have been Local Childcare Consultant and Au Pair Coordinator for about 10 years, and it has been an amazing-rewarding experience.  Here are some the quotes I have heard from host families when they talk about their au pair, and our program:  Less Stress: “Having au pairs has helped keep […]