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AuPairCare Stories

Welcome to AuPairCare Stories, the official blog of AuPairCare. Made for parents and au pairs, AuPairCare Stories offers plenty of advice for every phase of the au pair program. You’ll also find out about the many countries our au pairs hail from and the amazing things they do once they are in the country. Looking for some fun activities for your family? You'll find that here as well!

Advanced Au Pair Online Training

AuPairCare's Advanced Online Trainings for Au Pairs

Introducing Advanced Online Training courses created specifically for AuPairCare au pairs.

Wednesday, August 14th
AuPairCare Positive Discipline for All Ages

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Positive Discipline for All Ages

Introducing Positive Discipline for All Ages! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs. 

Wednesday, August 14th
AuPairCare Academic Success K-8

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Academic Success K-8

Introducing Academic Success K-8! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs. 

Wednesday, August 14th
AuPairCare Screen-Free Play & Learning

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Screen-Free Play & Learning

Introducing Screen-Free Play & Learning! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs. 

Wednesday, August 14th
Advanced Au Pair Online Training for Food & Nutrition for Kids

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Food & Nutrition for Kids

Introducing Food & Nutrition for Kids! One of many advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs.

Wednesday, August 14th
AuPairCare Teaching a Foreign Language

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Teaching a Foreign Language

Introducing Teaching a Foreign Language! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs.

Wednesday, August 14th
Au Pair from South Africa Helps Texas Host Family

Hear From a Host Mom: A Blessing For Our Family

A real host mom shares how her au pair was a blessing for her family, acting as a beacon of calm in the busyness of their day-to-day lives!

Wednesday, August 7th
Au Pairs Volunteering with the SOME Organization in DC

Au Pairs Volunteer with SOME in Washington, D.C.

In Washington DC, nearly 1 in 5 residents’ live at or below the poverty line and struggle to meet even their basic needs. In an effort to do their part, AuPairCare au pairs based in Falls Church, Virginia had the opportunity to give back and learn about the homeless situation in the DC Metro Area by volunteering with SOME.

Wednesday, July 31st
become-american-au-pair

Be an Au Pair in the United States with AuPairCare

There is so much to discover in the United States of America! One of the largest countries in the world, the U.S. is a nation of contrasts; from landscapes to climate to personalities. Learn why becoming an AuPairCare au pair in the United States is the best choice for your au pair year!

Wednesday, July 24th
5 Things Your Au Pair Wished You Knew

5 Things Your Nanny or Au Pair Wish You Knew

As a parent, you know that caring for children is tough business. Those sweet little faces need love, attention, and lots of activities to keep them busy. So you can imagine that choosing to work as a nanny or au pair in another person’s home is a rewarding but often difficult job. To make their life a little easier (and your home run a bit more smoothly), we asked a few nannies and au pairs to tell us the top 5 things they wish you knew.

Wednesday, July 17th

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