To lead a well rounded, healthy life may seem down right impossible at times. From healthy eating to getting the right amount of exercise. Don’t even get me started on drinking enough liquid! (Coffee counts, right?!) Between balancing work, family and the rest, it seems that something so fundamental as eating can become a challenge. [...]
About Sarah KellySarah Kelly is the owner of Adanac Au Pair. She was an Au Pair in France for a year living with an incredible family. Between stuffing her face with cheese, over exaggerating her French accent to blend in and visiting the beach, she cared for 3 awesome children. When she returned to Canada she became an Aunt! Sarah saw the child care crisis in Canada and thought it was time to bring the Au Pair Program to Canada. She decided to start her own Au Pair agency to share her experience with Canadian families and young adults who want to work & travel.
March is nutrition month and we are going to explore different topics in nutrition and healthy eating for kids. This week we are going to talk about eating challenges. Whether it's picky eating or skipping meals, we want to give you the tools you need to make mealtime an enjoyable one! 1) Always wanting the [...]
This past week, parts of South Western Ontario saw flooding which popped up over night. This caused many cities and towns to declare a State of Emergency and evacuate thousands of residents. This event was catastrophic for families and communities. What should you do if this happens to your family, including your Au Pair? 1. Keep [...]
In just a couple of days the Opening Ceremonies will take place to mark the beginning of 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang! The Olympics promote three things: Friendship, Respect and Excellence. What activities can we give our kids to take away these lessons from the Olympics? Here are 7: 1. Olympic Toast Yup, you read [...]
Today we had the chance to talk to a real travel lover! This is someone who has fully embraced the life of an Au Pair. She has been an Au Pair in Italy and now is in her second year of being an Au Pair in New Zealand! Here is our chat: 1) What is [...]
Close your eyes. Wait, this is a blog. Keep your eyes open! Picture a typical Monday morning; waking up, getting dressed, having breakfast, brushing teeth, kissing the kids goodbye and out the door. Yup, you read that right. Out the door without even thinking about dressing someone else. An Au Pair can be your solution [...]