Welcome to our newest au pairs

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Amelie has come from Sweden to join her new host family in Lexington. A longtime babysitter, camp counselor and daycare volunteer, Amelie brings her love of children and ample childcare experience to ¬†her au pair year. We’re delighted to welcome her into our group. Dream ¬†joins her host family from […]


May Meeting Report: Delicious.

Saturday, 24 May 2014

Actually, the title to this post might be false reporting. The truth is I was having so much fun talking to everyone that I didn’t even manage to order an ice cream before Bedford Farms closed its walk up windows! Instead I lived vicariously through others… …and enjoyed the great […]


Next meeting: Ice cream social

Friday, 9 May 2014

For our May meeting we’ll combine with two other au pair groups, including Mary Feeley‘s au pairs in Lexington and Alex Strobl Harr‘s group in Andover. We’ll be meeting at Bedford Farms in Bedford, MA to enjoy an evening of ice cream and new friends. See you there!


April Meeting Report: Au Pairs can climb!

Wednesday, 7 May 2014

We had a great time at Boston Rocks in April. Rock climbing has always been a passion of mine but many of our au pairs were trying it out for the first time. Some of them were excellent! I hope they stick with it and share their new hobby with […]


Au Pair Buzz: Low au pair cost vs. rising childcare costs

Sunday, 30 March 2014

The Au Pair Buzz blog for parents gives some interesting information about rising childcare costs. The conclusion might surprise you: hosting an au pair can be thousands of dollars less than a professional nanny or the average day care – especially when you add more than one child to the […]