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Storytelling for Your Host Children

For Au Pairs | Chang Li | Reading time: 2 min.
As an Au Pair, reading to your host kids presents a unique opportunity for creating shared experiences. These shared experiences, in turn, build a solid foundation for a nurturing and trusting relationship with the kids. Read More »

Asian Customs and Taboos

For Au Pairs | Chang Li | Reading time: 3 min.
This article aims to help both Au Pairs and Host Families navigate the fascinating intricacies of Asian customs and taboos, promoting cultural understanding and mutual respect.
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How to Celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival?

For Au Pairs | Chang Li | Reading time: 3 min.
Learn more about the history, events, and cuisine of the famous Asian festival: the Mid-Autumn Festival. Read More »

How to Cope with Jet Lag

For Au Pairs | Chang Li | Reading time: 2 min.
When traveling to a completely new country, a long flight is mostly unavoidable. Dealing with jet lag and adjustment problems after the flight can be particularly frustrating.  Read More »

Practicing mindfulness during Au Pair stay

For Au Pairs | Alice | Reading time: 5 min.
Mindfulness is a huge topic and even though the resources are endless, it might be difficult to find the right practices for yourself. Nowadays, I wish I had learned about this topic earlier to help me cope with anxiety and stress during my Au Pair stay abroad or during my university studies. Read More »

Best countries for LGBTQ+ community

For Au Pairs | Alice | Reading time: 4 min.
June means it's Pride month and the team is a strong supporter of LGBTQ+ rights. Just as we support the elimination of racial discrimination by breaking down prejudices and stereotypes, we also speak out against the discrimination of sexual orientation. Read More »

Au Pair Program and Religion

For Au Pairs | Genesis Rivas
Are you a little concerned that your religious leanings may cause friction with your Host Family? Don't worry. We had an interesting interview with Fitri, an Au Pair from Indonesia who worked with Host Families in Europe. Read on and learn more about her experience.
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5 tips when you are moving abroad

For Au Pairs | Alvaro Galvez Loyola | Reading time: 2 min.
Have you ever thought about moving abroad? Are you thinking about it right now? Well, if that is the case, congratulations! Meeting new places and people is the fastest and best way to grow as a person.  Read More »

How the schedule changes when you go abroad

For Au Pairs | Enrique Jover Veloz | Reading time: 3 min.
One of the things that could be more shocking when you go abroad is the pace of life. Read More »

Traveling in the EU

For Au Pairs | Enrique Jover Veloz | Reading time: 2 min.
With its diverse cultures, rich history, and stunning landscapes, the EU offers endless possibilities for exploration and adventure. Read More »
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