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Costa Rican Cooking on Bainbridge Island, WA

Community Counselor, Carol Perry from the Bainbridge Island, WA cluster, shared some great pictures of  her recent cluster meeting.  One of her au pairs led a Costa Rican cooking class during the monthly cluster meeting.  What a great way to learn about each other's cultures and have a delicious meal together.

By | April 4th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Costa Rican Cooking on Bainbridge Island, WA

April Challenge: World Book Day

Au Pairs are invited to share a photo of them with their favorite book.  Check out the contest rules and entry form. Deadline is April 9th.

By | April 2nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on April Challenge: World Book Day

Au Pair of the Year

South African au pair Rozelle was chosen as the Au Pair of the Year by IAPA.  Au Pair in America is so proud that one of our own was chosen. Please check out the full story.

By | March 31st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Au Pair of the Year

Isabella Q. is Featured Winner of International Women’s Day 2019 Contest

We received many great entries entries from our au pairs for the International Women's Day contest.  We'd like to feature one entry in particular and highlight several others. Isabella Q. from Brazil I remember dreaming about living an exchange experience since I was a teenager. Looking back to my last two years as an Au [...]

By | March 26th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Isabella Q. is Featured Winner of International Women’s Day 2019 Contest

CHALLENGE! Pi Day

Challenge for March (14): There is Pi in pie !!!! We invite you to use your creativity and share a picture of you with your favorite pie (sweet or savory options). Try a recipe from home or a new one and tell us what you like about it. All the entries will be posted to [...]

By | March 26th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on CHALLENGE! Pi Day

International Women’s Day Contest 2019

Friday, March 8th, is International Women's Day, and Au Pair In America invites you to participate in our 2019 contest! To enter, please submit a short essay (250 words) about how your au pair experience may influence your future or the future of young women in your home country. Please submit your email, your name, Au [...]

By | March 8th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on International Women’s Day Contest 2019

Donuts Around the World

Community Counselor Robin Leon in Texas shared these great pictures of her au pairs having donuts.  No one seems to be devouring the Texas-sized donuts.  Everything is bigger in Texas! But how do donuts look like in other places of the world?  Here's a link to a fun article about this sweet treat just in [...]

By | March 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Donuts Around the World

Au Pair in America Explorers for February

Starting in February we have asked Community Counselors to identify au pairs from their cluster as Au Pair in America Explorers. For February we would like to highlight the following au pairs: Clara T. from Germany in Jill Smith's New Jersey cluster   Clara has applied to volunteer at a preschool and a hospice one [...]

By | March 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Au Pair in America Explorers for February
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