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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!

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Thanksgiving Traditions: A Guide for Au Pairs

Au pairs if this November you’re experiencing your first Thanksgiving, you’re in for real treat. Here are three of our favorite elements of American Thanksgiving.

Tuesday, November 8th
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AuPairCare Video Contest Third Place Winner

This summer we asked host families and au pairs to enter a video contest that would show exactly how the AuPairCare program brings together people from all over the world. See the third place entry!

Tuesday, November 1st
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Hear From a Host Mom: What is it Really Like to Have an Au Pair?

What’s it really like to have a live-in nanny? believe me when I tell you that having a live-in nanny is not awkward. In fact it’s pretty awesome.  

Thursday, October 27th
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Sports Around the World!

A great way to learn more about cultures around the world is through their unique customs. In this blog, we're examining sports around the world!

Wednesday, October 26th
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AuPairCare Video Contest Second Place Winner

This summer we asked host families and au pairs to enter a video contest that would show exactly how the AuPairCare program brings together people from all over the world. See the second place winning entry!

Saturday, October 22nd
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AuPairCare Volunteers with the Special Olympics

Au pairs from France, Brazil, Japan, South Africa, Czech Republic, Poland, Colombia, and Germany took time to give back to their adopted community by volunteering at Pennsylvania’s 2016 Special Olympic Games!

Monday, October 10th
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Au Pair Recipes: Kid Friendly Halloween Treats

We know how much kids love playing with their food, so why not make some extra cute (not too scary) treats with your children this Halloween! Here are three au pair and kid friendly recipes to enjoy this October.

Friday, October 7th
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AuPairCare Video Contest First Place Winner

This summer we asked host families and au pairs to enter a video contest that would show exactly how the AuPairCare program brings together people from all over the world. See the winning entry!

Tuesday, October 4th
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3 Reasons to Welcome an Au Pair This Fall

Securing childcare just in time for the busy fall season is a comfort for many of our host parents. But that’s not the only benefit to matching now; learn the top three reasons to match with an au pair this Fall!

Tuesday, September 27th
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Au Pairs Offer a Helping Hand

Westchester au pairs recently had the experience of volunteering to benefit kids at a clothing shelter. Read their story!

Saturday, September 24th

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