Au Pair Taxes and Travel Month

Au Pairs who made more than $4000 in their stipend earnings in 2015 owe taxes.   At our meeting today we assisted Au Pairs in filling out and filing their tax returns.   We also had a awesome  presentation from a travel specialist at Trek America.    It was exciting to hear about all the amazing Read More

St Patrick’s Day

March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day –    In New York City, the St Patricks Parade starts at 44th Street at 11 am and is held every March 17th, except when March 17th falls on a Sunday, it is celebrated the day before, Saturday the 16th because of religious observances. The parade marches up Fifth Read More

Qi Gong in Westport

Au Pairs from Westport, Weston and Wilton toured the Westport Historical Society’s at 25 Avery Place and viewed their latest photographic exhibit of historic Westport homes .  Afterward, Director Sue Gold conducted a Qi Gong class, just for us.  Qi Gong means “cultivating the body’s vital energy””; Its  a gentle mind-body exercise that helps improve Read More

Looking for Activities for Valentines Day?

Valentine’s Day is a time of love, friendship, giving, and caring. Americans use Valentine’s Day as an opportunity to tell friends and family how much they care. Children usually exchange cards at school.    Here’s some fun idea’s to celebrate!    Valentines Day Activities     Read More

Yale University Tour

Ecuador, Poland and the Netherlands along with Mexico, So Africa, Namibia Spain, England, Czech Republic and many more from around the globe enjoyed a fantastic tour of Yale University in New Haven. Read More

NYC Scavenger Hunt

Au Pair in America:   Au Pairs from the tri-state area gathered together for an amazing scavenger hunt in NYC!    Everyone broke up into groups and ventured around the city.    Prizes were awarded to the lucky winners of this fun filled event! Read More

Banana Ice Cream – one ingredient, healthy and easy!

Au Pairs and families – do your kids return home from school starving and craving junk food?!!    Serve them healthy banana ice cream!!  Its so easy.   Cut a banana into slices, put into freezer bag, place in freezer minimum 2 hours.    Take  out, put into food processor or blender, pulse until smooth.   Tastes great Read More