Canadian Parents Struggling with Finding Flexible Child Care: Hire an Au Pair!

In Canada, 69% of families have dual-earning parents with a child age 16 and younger, 75% of which work full-time hours , making dependable and accommodating childcare difficult to find. What is the solution? Find flexible child care. For many Canadian families, this is easier said than done considering location of child care centres, hours [...]

Canadian Parents Struggling with Finding Flexible Child Care: Hire an Au Pair!2017-01-06T20:58:11-05:00

My Favourite Canadian Holiday Traditions

When I was an Au Pair, I decided to stay in Europe for the holiday season to travel around instead of returning to Canada to be with my family. As magical as it was listening to Mozart’s music in Vienna, there were a few traditions that I truly missed while being away. Since I grew [...]

My Favourite Canadian Holiday Traditions2017-02-17T10:11:48-05:00

Celebrating Canada’s Winter Holidays With Your Au Pair

It’s that time of year again where temperatures go down and twinkle lights go up. This is a special time of year for many families to celebrate important traditions and a great opportunity to share new experiences with your Au Pair. This may be your Au Pair’s first time spending the holidays in North America, [...]

Celebrating Canada’s Winter Holidays With Your Au Pair2016-12-07T12:42:30-05:00

Amazing Experience: My Year as an Au Pair in Canada

We’ve had the great opportunity of hearing from Anne who is an Au Pair in Mississauga, ON. She gave us great insight into her time so far as an Au Pair in Canada and we want to share it with you! Here is Anne’s story: Since I was 14 years old, I decided that I [...]

Amazing Experience: My Year as an Au Pair in Canada2017-01-25T12:53:40-05:00

Requirements to Host an Au Pair in Canada

The more we talk to parents about Au Pairs, the more we are asked about the requirements to host an Au Pair. There is a common misconception that Au Pairs are for the elite or a Kardashian-type family. In reality, Au Pairs are an affordable child care option for many Canadian families and they provide [...]

Requirements to Host an Au Pair in Canada2017-11-30T10:19:57-05:00

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