Happy Halloween

Hello dear au pairs, I hope the pumpkins are carved, the costumes are ready and you’re looking forward to going trick and treating with your host children. Happy Halloween! Halloween, what is it all about? Halloween is celebrated across the United States on October 31st.  Not all,  but most families will participate in some Read More

Happy Labor Day!

Dear au pairs, here is some information about Labor Day in the United States: The Workman’s Holiday ~ Dedicated in honor of the worker, Labor Day is also known as the “workingman’s holiday”. The holiday is dedicated to all workers in the United States in respect and appreciation for the work they do Read More

Importance of Play

Play. Play. Play. Have you ever seen a child who wanted to stop playing? Play is an important childhood activity and a natural part of a child’s life. Young children do not differentiate between play, work and learning. Children learn about the world around them through play. They enjoy playing and will do it whenever Read More