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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. 

Featured AuPairCare Au Pair Pamela from Ecuador

Featured Au Pair: Pamela from Ecuador

From celebrating milestone birthdays to leading virtual learning and lots of delicious home cooking, the Kenty host family shares just how much au pair Pamela has become a part of their family! They have extended their time together for an extra six months, and host mom Heidi shares that  "Pamela is always on top of things - I trust her more than anyone else to take the best care of my children while my husband, Brian and I continue to navigate the intricacies of working from home during these challenging times."

Wednesday, March 3rd
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair Milsuzu from Japan

Featured Au Pair: Misuzu from Japan

For the Baek family, their au pair Misuzu has "been an absolute rockstar during this unexpected pandemic" and "indisputably become a part of our family". While her program year might not have started as expected, Misuzu has gone above and beyond to make the best of the au pair experience for herself and her host family.

Wednesday, February 17th
AuPairCare Ultimate Au Pair 2021 Finalist

Featured Au Pair - Sakurako

Every year at AuPairCare our host families take a moment to recognize the au pairs that have come into their lives and embraced the spirit of childcare and cultural exchange. Say hello to one of this year's Ultimate Au Pair finalists, Sakurako from Japan!

Friday, February 12th
AuPairCare Ultimate Au Pair 2021 Winner

Ultimate Au Pair Winner - Au Pair Antonia

Every year at AuPairCare our host families take a moment to recognize the au pairs that have come into their lives and embraced the spirit of childcare and cultural exchange. Say hello to this year's Ultimate Au Pair, Antonia from Chile!

Monday, February 1st
AuPairCare's 2021 Ultimate Au Pair Finalists

AuPairCare's 2021 Ultimate Au Pair Finalists

Every year AuPairCare host families take a moment to recognize the outstanding au pairs that have come into their lives and embraced the spirit of childcare and cultural exchange.

Thursday, January 21st
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair Mildreth from Mexico

Featured Au Pair: Mildreth from Mexico

Au pair Mildreth from Mexico - Milly to her host family - has been a superhero during these tricky times. Her host family says "we look forward to more memories and having her as part of our family!"

Wednesday, December 9th
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair Lolo from France

Featured Au Pair: Lolo from France

For this long-standing host family, welcoming au pair Lauryn "Lolo" proved to be full of surprises! When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in the middle of a cross-country move, the Sucosky family and au pair Lolo found themselves growing closer together regardless of the challenges of this year.

Thursday, November 12th
Featured AuPairCare Au Pair Camila from Colombia with Her Host Children in Maryland

Featured Au Pair: Camila from Colombia

Camila's been an amazing au pair during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear how Camila is "a super hero" for the Bennet family!

Wednesday, October 7th
featured live in au pair from mexico with host kids at home

Featured Au Pair: Pamela from Mexico

From Zoom game days and swim lessons to helping with homeschooling, au pair Pamela from Mexico has made a lasting impression on her host kids and family! 

Wednesday, September 2nd
Alumni au pair Camilla from Brazil writes a book

Brazilian Au Pair Camilla Writes a Children's Book

Alumni au pair Camilla from Brazil always felt like a storyteller. Once she completed her program year, au pair Camilla was inspired to complete her Master's project of a children's book, drawing on her experiences with her host children.

Wednesday, August 26th

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