October 25, 2012

How to establish household rules for your childcare provider

Many of us are uncomfortable around confrontation. Some avoid it at all costs while others ...
October 19, 2012

Host Family Poll: Does your au pair regularly join your family for dinner?

Au pairs tend to have dinner with their host families often, according to a recent Cultura ...
October 11, 2012

What do the best cities for working mothers have in common?

What do Forbes “Best Cities for Working Mothers” have in common in addition to job opp ...
October 8, 2012

The Ohl family, hosts to 17 au pairs, held an au pair reunion in Munich

This summer, Katrina and John Ohl and their two daughters, Kristina and Liana, hosted an a ...
October 5, 2012

6 Ways Au Pair Childcare Improves Work Life Balance

As working families across the country are struggling with the dual demands of work and fa ...
October 1, 2012

Daycare vs. nanny: socialization or one-on-one care?

If you’re a working parent, you’ve probably faced the question of what to do about chi ...
September 26, 2012

Au pair childcare grows in popularity as day care center costs soar

As if life wasn’t already expensive enough, Child Care Aware® of America (formerly the ...
September 24, 2012

Fact or Fiction? Families need a big home to host an au pair

“How big does my home have to be in order to host an au pair?”—it’s a question tha ...
September 19, 2012

Sports injury prevention tips for your childcare provider

As part of our au pairs' continuing education during their time in the U.S., local childca ...
September 14, 2012

Host Family Poll: How did your children adjust to getting a new au pair?

Once you have said good-bye to your au pair, it may take your children a little time to wa ...
September 5, 2012

Setting guidelines for your au pair

House Rules It is very important for host parents to establish their au pair house rules ...
August 24, 2012

Cultural Care au pairs reveal their favorite fun summer activities with the kids

During the school break, au pairs are challenged with keeping their host kids busier than ...
August 17, 2012

Leaning in and letting go: adjusting to a new au pair

You have taken your role as a parent very seriously. You read all the right parenting book ...
July 27, 2012

A new playground for the children of Dom Dziecka

Cultural Care Kids First Foundation is very happy to officially announce that this months ...
May 18, 2012

Cultural Care staff Run Relay for Kids First

Can you tell? Cultural Care staff members in Cambridge, MA are super excited to participat ...
May 8, 2012

Top 10 ways an au pair can help a military family

In honor of Military Appreciation Month, our military host families and the au pairs who ...
April 12, 2012

Au pairs learn household poisoning prevention

Au pairs in Pennsylvania get a refresher lesson in Household Poisoning Prevention from sta ...
April 3, 2012

Top 5 unexpected benefits of hosting an au pair

These are things that you might not realize you can also enjoy as a host family! Affo ...