Four lovely au pairs are jetting off!

Today is an exciting day – we have four au pairs travelling to New York to start their orientation. Sending lots of luck to Rachel, Roxanne, Amy and Aaron! The girls are heading to New Jersey after orientation while Aaron...

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Keeping up with Katelin…

Here’s news from au pair Katelin in Fairfax, Virginia, she’s managed to visit five states in four months! She’s also been telling her friends about the Au Pair USA Programme, so I met one of her friends in our office for an...

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America in 365 Days – Day 157

One of the best parts of the au pair programme is the compulsory college classes that your host family helps to pay for. I’m over halfway through my first class to make up my mandatory six credits whilst here. I’ve chosen to...

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America in 365 Days – Day 127

Chicago winter feels never-ending, especially when you arrive in November to the beginning of the weather decline. I’ve been here for four months, and with exception to the first few weeks, the only landscape I’ve known has...

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America in 365 Days – Day 97

Valentine’s Day can be a lonely time of year, but even more so when you’re on the other side of the world from your family and friends. My homesickness was frustratingly powerful in the first three months of my au pair year...

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