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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!

AuPairSummerSafety

8 Au Pair Approved Summer Safety Tips

While you’re at the beach, on vacation or out hiking this summer don’t forget there should be no greater priority as an au pair than ensuring you and your host children are safe.

Wednesday, June 20th
Fathers Day Gift Ideas

Kid Friendly Father's Day Gift Ideas

From Father's Day to birthdays, it's always a good time to show Dad you love him. Check out a list of AuPairCare's favorite DIY dad gifts from across the web.

Wednesday, June 13th
Philippines map

Au Pair Country & Culture Highlight: Philippines

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

Wednesday, June 6th
Southern California Area Director leads au pairs in beach yoga to celebrate Earth Day

Au Pairs Celebrate Earth Day with Beach Yoga

What better way to celebrate Earth Day than with beach yoga? A southern California Area Director hosts her annual Beach Yoga day for au pairs for and host parents.

Wednesday, May 30th
Summer-Au-Pair Activity

10 Fun Summer Activities to do With Host Kids!

Summer break is here! Warm weather, sun, and school-free kids. Have you planned any fun activities? Here are some ideas to help you out during this busy period!

Wednesday, May 23rd
first-time-host-families

Hear from an Area Director: Tips for First Time Host Families

First time families don't need to be anxious about hosting an au pair. Hear from an area director the tips that will make your first hosting experience a success!

Wednesday, May 16th
Au Pair from Ecuador is Like "Big Sister" Role Model

Hear From a Host Mom: A Role Model For Our Daughter

A real host mom shares how her au pair was a like a big sister and role model for her young daughter. 

Thursday, May 10th
au pairs from oregon volunteer with meals on wheels

Au Pairs Past and Present Volunteer with Meals on Wheels

An AuPairCare Area Director creates her own local chapter of AuPairCare Alumnis for volunteering days. 

Thursday, May 3rd
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

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