Wednesday, October 29 2014
AuPairCare Au Pair playing soccer
A great way to learn more about cultures around the world is through their unique customs. In this blog, we're examining sports around around the world!
South African AuPairCare Au Pair Las Vegas
Meet AuPairCare au pair Carina From South Africa who says she is living her American Dream!
Sweden Featured AuPairCare Country
The au pair year has become a tradition among many young people from Sweden for their ‘gap year’ before attending university. This Nordic culture offers a wealth of creativity and fun. Let's explore this Scandinavian Nation!
Au Pair and Host Family discussion Extending their program
Many AuPairCare families and au pairs choose to extend their program year another 6, 9 or 12 months. Here are 3 tips to help you start that conversation!
AuPairCare DIY Halloween Costumes
We all know how it is as busy parents to scramble for the perfect Halloween costume for the kids! AuPairCare put together a fun list of sites that will allow you, your kids, and your au pairs to put together fun DIY costumes this Halloween!
Tuesday, September 30 2014
What is an Au Pair? Au pairs by AuPairCare Infographic
Curious what an au pair is? AuPairCare's Au Pair Infographic highlights the requirements of the United States Department of State Designated AuPairCare au pair program.
Tuesday, September 23 2014
Children and au pair playing in Fall.
Temperatures are changing and the days are getting shorter but there are still tons of fun outdoor activities for families and au pairs that foster cultural change. Check out five uniquely American ways to celebrate the Fall season.
Monday, September 15 2014
AuPairCare Alumni Network Profiles
By spending time living and working with families in the United States, past AuPairCare au pairs have gained valuable life experience and go on to do some amazing things! The AuPairCare Alumni network allows past au pair participants to stay connected, share their stories, and begin their lifelong adventure as AuPairCare Alumni.
Tuesday, September 09 2014
The Cost of Raising a Child Infographic
AuPairCare examines the 2013 Cost of Raising a Child Infographic released by the USDA which shows that 18% of a parent's expenses are dedicated to childcare and education, much higher than annual cost of an au pair.
Thursday, September 04 2014
AuPairCare au pairs from Japan
AuPairCare has one of the longest traditions of bringing au pairs from Japan to the U.S., in part because our co-founder, Takeshi Yokota, hails from Japan.