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Celebrate Labor Day 2018

This year, we will celebrate Labor Day on Monday, September 3rd. Labor Day Weekend is a new holiday for many au pairs. Here is a brief history of this American holiday (from Holiday Insights), ideas of ways to celebrate with your host children, and DC-area events.

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Mother’s Day 2018

In the United States, Mother’s Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May. This year Mother’s Day is on May 13th.

You can help your host children make a gift for their mom or even give her a card yourself. Au Pair in America’s Mother’s Day pinboard has loads of gift ideas, but remember that any gesture will be appreciated.  (And don’t forget to send a special message to your mom back home too!)