February – Causes, celebrations and silliness

February is full of fun and interesting things to celebrate and also highlights some causes that use February to raise awareness (like children’s dental health).   Take a look at the following list and links and try to think of some fun things you can do as a family or as an Au Pair with your…

The Internet: Is it a good thing or a bad thing?

The Internet is both good and bad and like any source of information, entertainment or services must be understood and used responsibly. The Internet is good in that it is a readily available source of information, news, resources and material for an endless variety of topics, subjects and interests.  You can find television shows and…

Subscription Box Fun – Surprise yourself (or someone you love)

I may have a subscription box addiction.  For those of you who haven’t heard of them, a subscription box is a home delivery service that curates and sends to you at regular intervals (monthly, quarterly, etc.) a package based on an interest you have identified. There are subscription boxes for cosmetics, accessories, clothing, books, home…

You are awesome!

Today, January 24th, is National Compliment Day.  I’m not sure why it was started but it sounds like a great idea.  Let’s be honest, folks are more likely to complain than praise, so having a day to remind us all to be nice to one another is definitely not a bad thing.  Who knows? Perhaps…

January: Causes, celebrations and silliness

January may be half over but there are still some fun and interesting things to celebrate this month as well as some causes that use January to raise awareness (like donating blood or ensuring the safety of kids while bathing).   Take a look at the following list and links and try to think of some…

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