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Au Pair Stories

What's it like to be an au pair in America? Where do AuPairCare host families live? In this section you can read real stories from au pairs about their au pair adventure, their host families and all the great friends they've made on program. 

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Featured Au Pair: Maria Luz from Argentina

Au pair Maria Luz (Luz to her host family) shines bright like a star! From daily adventures with her host children to Friday family nights together, Luz's host family gives Luz a gold star! "We consider ourselves beyond lucky to have Luz as part of our family".

Wednesday, August 11th
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Featured Au Pair: Dayane from Brazil

Dayane's host mom Karen shares that "Dayane has gracefully integrated into the Franco family with such ease - like she should have been there all along". 

Thursday, July 22nd
Featured Au Pair: Christell from Brazil

Featured Au Pair: Christell from Brazil

From creating new traditions to leading preschool play, au pair Christell from Brazil demonstrates how cultural exchange and loving childcare go hand-in-hand! Her host mom says "Given all that last year held, we are beyond grateful to have Christell in our lives".

Thursday, June 24th
Featured Au Pair: Selay from Turkey

Featured Au Pair: Selay from Turkey

Host mom Lauren shares how au pair Selay from Turkey has positively impacted their family forever! She says "Though our family still has new challenges during this pandemic, Selay has exceeded every imaginable expectation and gave us a new normal that brings us so much joy every day,,, together, we went from surviving to thriving".

Friday, June 4th
Featured Au Pair: Angie from Colombia

Featured Au Pair: Angie from Colombia

Au pair Angie from Colombia truly has left a mark on her host family - from helping navigate difficult situations like the pandemic, losing family members, and the switch to virtual schooling, the Morris family couldn't be more grateful for Angie and her care and dedication. Way to go, Angie!

Friday, May 21st
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair: Magda from South Africa

Featured Au Pair: Magda from South Africa

Host mom Michelle says it all about standout au pair Magda! "There is no doubt in my mind Magda is the ultimate au pair. She is a SUPERSTAR, best of her kind, and that is the epitome of "ultimate". She deserves to be recognized for her kind heart, nurturing ways, and selfless attitude".

Friday, May 7th
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair: Edilaine from Brazil

Featured Au Pair: Edilaine from Brazil

"Dih was the answer to our prayers". From the first responder McKinney family, the pandemic brought new challenges for their growing family that their au pair, Edilaine, aka Dih, handled with ease. Says host mom Carrie, "Dih is an incredible role model and amazing woman."

Friday, April 23rd
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair: Celina from Germany

Featured Au Pair: Celina from Germany

The Stanisch family in Maryland has found an amazing new member of their family in their au pair, Celina! Through the ups and downs, Celina has continued to be a rock for her host family. Host mom Kamila writes that "she has been an incredible addition to the family and continually demonstrates a resilience that is wonderful to see in a young adult."

Friday, April 9th
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair Eliana Andrea from Colombia

Featured Au Pair: Eliana Andrea from Colombia

The Camenisch family in Washington has so many sweet things to say about their au pair Eliana (known as Andrea or Dre to her host family)! Host mom Diana writes that she "is like an older daughter, younger sister, and dear friend wrapped into one...Dre is constantly helping Toni to discover who she is and reinforcing by example and such deep love how to be a kind, fun, empathetic and compassionate person in the world."

Friday, March 26th
Featured Au Pair: Sabrina from Austria

Featured Au Pair: Sabrina from Austria

Like many families, the Mabardy family experienced a difficult 2020. But with their awesome au pair Sabrina by their side, they all came together making amazing memories along the way. Sabrina's host mom says "From day one, it was love at first sight with Sabrina...the joy and happiness she has brought to our family during a very dark year is indescribable."

Friday, March 19th

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