National Military Appreciation Month

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

National Military Appreciation Month (NMAM) is celebrated every May and is a declaration that encourages U.S. citizens to observe the month in a symbol of unity. NMAM honors the current and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces, including those who have died in the pursuit of freedom. Cultural Care […]


North Carolina Boasts A Beautiful Coast

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

With warmer weather ahead, check out this great article in Carolina Parent! Lots of recommendations on how to visit some of the most popular destinations on our coast!


Halloween Celebrations

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

For many au pairs, Halloween in the United States is an…EVENT.  Brazilian au pair Luis Costa says “all of the holidays here are like, bigger than everywhere else.  And halloween is the biggest.” Our October au pair meeting had us carving pumpkins, and for most it was their first time. […]


American Birthday Party

Monday, 10 July 2017

In July, au pairs gathered to celebrate their birthdays with homemade cakes, balloons, singing, and, of course, ice cream! Each au pair sang their home country’s birthday song, many of which did not follow the traditional tune of “Happy Birthday.” Happy American birthday to all of the au pairs celebrating […]


Downtown Raleigh Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Who is considered the “father of Raleigh?”  What was the first city in North Carolina?   Take a picture of your team: holding up the world, with a police officer, in front of the giant acorn. These are just some of the tasks set upon over 20 au pairs living in […]