How to find a nanny

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Finding the right person to entrust your children with is possibly one of the most difficult decisions you can make.  When you start the childcare search, there are so many options to explore: day care, nannies, au pairs and more.  I remember the hours I spent when I was a […]


Host Family Poll: What is the most difficult age to parent?

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

May 21, 2013 Susan Robinson Parenting can be incredibly rewarding and incredibly challenging – sometimes all in the same morning! Our recent Cultural Care Au Pair parent poll asked our panel, “What is the most difficult age to parent?” Twenty one percent of our respondents thought that infants were the […]


What can au pairs do – can they help with chores?

Friday, 17 May 2013

Posted: 16 May 2013 10:16 AM PDT One of the really great things about having an au pair is that she can help with chores related to your children—duties you would otherwise have to tackle in your own free time. Of course, au pairs should clean up after themselves as well. […]