May 11, 2017

You’ve gone through the screening process, interviewed candidates and you’ve matched with the perfect professional au pair. Before your professional au pair arrives, or throughout her time with your family, it’s important to review what it means if your professional au pair is a Yellow. [...] Read More »

May 05, 2017

You’ve gone through the screening process, interviewed candidates and you’ve matched with the perfect professional au pair. Before your professional au pair arrives, or throughout her time with your family, it’s important to review what it means if your professional au pair is a Blue. [...] Read More »

May 01, 2017

Spring has finally arrived across the USA and it’s time to get outside and play! Here are 3 fun activities to do outdoors that are also educational for kids. [...] Read More »

April 27, 2017

Garoa Arbelaitz (purple sweater above) of Spain joined her host family, the Nelsons, in 2015 through the U.S. Department of State’s J1 au pair program. The Nelsons, an apex PROaupair host family, reside in Gig Harbor, Washington and have two boys, Ian and Trevor, whom Garoa cares for. Recently, Garoa had the opportunity to try something new- helping coach Ian and Trevor’s special needs basketball team! [...] Read More »

April 25, 2017

An exciting new opportunity has been identified that could revolutionize the way children with autism learn emotions. Stanford University has recently developed facial recognition software that uses Google Glass, dubbed ‘autism glass’, to aid children in identifying how those around them are feeling. [...] Read More »