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Celebrating America’s Independence Day

It goes unsaid that the 4th of July is one of the most important national holidays in the USA.  It is our country’s birthday of course.  The day we declared our independence from the Great Britain. Of course in typical American style we celebrate it … Continue reading

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The best proof of the quality of au pair childcare

From an Au Pair mom The best proof of the quality of aupair childcare is success of the au pair program in your local community. To help address my concerns about au pairs as childcare providers for babies and toddlers, my local au … Continue reading

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Organizing Au Pair: The Action File

Host Families love Au Pairs who are organized! And, quite honestly, Au Pairs who are organized are more happy with themselves as well. I recently set up an Action File for myself based on the ones I read about on The … Continue reading

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The Au Pair Program: Program History

The concept of the Au Pair originated in Europe after World War II. Before the war, an abundant supply of domestic servants had been available to look after the children of middle and upper class families, but changes in social … Continue reading

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