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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!

German Map

Au Pair Country & Culture Highlight: Germany

AuPairCare has many au pairs from Germany in our pool. Read more to explore German skills and attributes that may be important to you as a host family.

Wednesday, April 25th
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! The first of many advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs.

Wednesday, April 25th
Host Family Gains New Family Member with German Au Pair

Hear From a Host Mom: A New Member of the Family

Hear from a real mom whose au pair has become an integral member of the family.

Wednesday, April 18th
AuPairCare Mutual Match

Matching With a Host Family

Mutual matching is one of the essential parts of AuPairCare’s program. Au pairs and host families alike should leave the matching process feeling happy that they chose one another, that is one of the best ways to set up a fulfilling program year!

Thursday, April 12th
au pairs teach at parent's night ohio

Ohio Community “Travels the World” with Local Au Pairs

Earlier this year, the community of Creekside Early Childhood school took a trip “around the world”! While no real airplanes were involved, over 300 students and their families had an amazing time learning all about different countries with the help of AuPairCare au pairs.

Wednesday, April 4th
find-a-summer-Au-Pair

Choose Your Summer Au Pair

It’s barely spring – but believe it or not, it’s time to start thinking of summer childcare! Our match deadlines are quickly approaching.

Tuesday, March 27th
Au Pair Program Taxes

Au Pair Program Taxes

We at AuPairCare are already getting lots of questions from host families and au pairs concerning taxes, so we aggregated some of the most requested information for your easy reference.

Wednesday, March 21st
Activities with your kids for St Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day Activities for Kids

St. Patrick's Day is a day that many people in the United States celebrate their Irish ancestry and heritage. In many cities across America, you'll find celebrations in schools, at work, and parades through cities!

Friday, March 16th
au pairs in ohio taste-testing american donuts

A “Sweet” Trip Around Town

Who doesn’t love a good, old fashioned American pastry? AuPairCare’s Area Director thought an afternoon of sweets, new friendships, and strolling around town would be a fantastic way to bring together au pairs and a universal love of delicious desserts!

Wednesday, March 14th
Polish Au Pair Marcin and Host Family

From Au Pair to Entrepreneur: Marcin from Poland

When Marcin planned his arrival in the United States, he had no idea that he'd finish his au pair year with a major business idea. Now, Marcin is a successful entrepreneur in Poland.

Wednesday, March 7th

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