How many of us remember the first day of school? The smell of a new pencil case, the anticipation of your new teacher and the excitement of seeing friends after a long summer! The first day of school can be happy, sad, stressful and all other emotions. In order to make the first day of [...]
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.
MyMukokaNow.Com just published an article called Less Than a Third of Kids in Huntsville Have an Available Child Care Space. Yup! You read that correctly; a third! The data comes from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives where they have dubbed the area a child care desert. That means that Huntsville is in a postal [...]
Summer is here! Say goodbye to trips on the school bus and say hello to endless hours of outdoors time! With all of these hours, what is a super fun caregiver to do? We have just the list of activities for you to take on with the littles on this summer: Rock Tic-Tac-Toe: The beloved game [...]
This week, we are continuing our conversation on if an Au Pair is right for your family. We have already discussed the convenience of an Au Pair working around your schedule and the ease of having an extra set of hands. Now we are going to talk about if the cost of an Au Pair [...]
We are continuing with our blog series on finding out whether an Au Pair is right for your family. Today we are going to discuss how an Au Pair can be right for your family if you need childcare that works around your schedule. Gone are the days of the entire neighbourhood gets up and [...]
It's Monday morning. You wake up to your alarm clock which you have strategically set so you have 15 minutes of quiet time before anyone else in the house wakes up. You sit down with your cup of coffee (you remembered to set the coffee maker the night before-yay you!), and think about how this [...]