Professional Au Pairs Visit the Ronald McDonald House

Not only did our professional au pairs and their Area Director, Eva, enjoy the opportunity to give back- they had fun doing it by baking lemon bars and banana muffins! (From left: Area Director Eva, Professional au pairs Lisa, Monika, Stephanie and Kira.)Area Director Eva shares about their experience below. My wonderful professional au pairs and I just got done with our

Target Launches Clothing for Kids with Special Needs

Released as part of the Cat & Jack line (image above via Target), the clothing is unique in featuring heat transferred labels in lieu of tags, flat seams and one-dimensional graphic tees so that every item is soft and soothing on the skin.  Many of the items also have more room in the hips and a higher rise,

Advice for a Successful Year with Your Professional Au Pair

Below is a compilation of advice from our blogs where you'll hear from Area Directors, host moms, and professional au pairs. Let's all combine our knowledge and learn from one another!Area Director Emily in Northern California Set-up a routine time each week for both parents and the professional au pair to have a family meeting. It

Your Arrival Day with Your Professional Au Pair

This is such an exciting time for both your family and your professional au pair. Here are some tips to make the first day with your professional au pair a success.Bring your kids to the airport: Your professional au pair is so excited to spend time with your children for the next year and nothing