Top 7 Way to Deal with Your Au Pair’s Homesickness During Holidays

2017-12-05T13:21:09+00:00

Between holiday prep, party and post-celebration naps, your Au Pair’s emotions about the holidays may get lost somewhere between the first day of advent and New Year’s Eve. Part of the reason your Au Pair came to Canada was to live the life of a Canadian. That means learning how to manoeuvre around Costco without [...]

Top 7 Way to Deal with Your Au Pair’s Homesickness During Holidays 2017-12-05T13:21:09+00:00

How an Au Pair Can Save You Time This Holiday Season

2017-12-01T15:32:07+00:00

The holidays can be a time of joy, gathering and delicious food. For about 6 hours, in total. The rest of the time is planning, cooking, and finding new spots for your Elf on a Shelf! Having an Au Pair around to provide an extra set of hands can save you time and help keep [...]

How an Au Pair Can Save You Time This Holiday Season 2017-12-01T15:32:07+00:00

Scrambling Parents in Toronto Can Hire an Au Pair as Alternative to Ministry of Education Care Centres

2017-11-22T09:59:41+00:00

Recently, an article was released in the Globe and Mail about an after-school care centre being forced to close down for two days out of five because the Ministry of Education found non-compliances in their program. This is caused many parents to scramble to find care for their children. Within the past two years, the [...]

Scrambling Parents in Toronto Can Hire an Au Pair as Alternative to Ministry of Education Care Centres 2017-11-22T09:59:41+00:00

Au Pair’s Expectations of Their Host Family in Canada

2017-11-22T10:27:53+00:00

An Au Pair (AP) comes to Canada to live-in because they have an interest in childcare AND they want to learn the Canadian way of living. In order to do that, they have certain expectations of their host family to make their experience in Canada special and rewarding. Here are some of those expectations: Show [...]

Au Pair’s Expectations of Their Host Family in Canada 2017-11-22T10:27:53+00:00

Au Pair in Canada Short Profiles

2017-11-30T11:34:19+00:00

Here are the short profiles of our excellent applicants!  Contact us to learn more about the applicants. Jacqueline A. (Germany) • Age: 18 years old • Arrival: ASAP • Length of placement: 10 months • Child care experience: 778 hours, experience with children 4-17 mainly as a youth leader and babysitter • Other work experience: [...]

Au Pair in Canada Short Profiles 2017-11-30T11:34:19+00:00

How an Au Pair Will Save You Time

2017-10-14T15:08:06+00:00

Recently I went to a meeting with local entrepreneurs to collaborate on our business ventures, personal journeys and to provide a space of encouragement. There were people from all backgrounds, ages and businesses. A constant through the conversations was finding time. One person even expressed their struggle with expanding their business because of coordinating child [...]

How an Au Pair Will Save You Time 2017-10-14T15:08:06+00:00