Halloween occurs this year on Oct. 31. This holidays has changed throughout history. The Celts, who lived over 2000 years ago in what is now Ireland, the UK, and parts of Northern France marked November 1  the start of their new year, so that the night before, Oct. 31, was a time when the living Read More

French Toast on a Stick for Mothers Day

Here is an easy to do recipe for AuPairs and Kids to make for Mothers Day Breakfast for Host Moms: This makes eight 10- inch skewers; if that is too much, half the recipe 3 large eggs, 1 cup lowfat milk, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 1 demi-baguette (about 12 inches) or 1/2 of a long baguette, Read More

Aupairs and Basketball!

VAO au pairs had their January cluster gathering at the lovely home of one of our host families. After a brief business meeting with lots to eat, we all watched Episcopal High School’s Women’s Basketball team defeat the women from John Paul High School. A great time was had by all! Read More