A love of fitness and adventure bring au pair and host mom together

Monday, 9 May 2016

May 9, 2016 Rikke Lytsen was an au pair for the Slocum/Hayes family of Boulder, Colorado for the past year-and-a-half. (She returned home to Denmark earlier this year.) Not only was she an amazing au pair to her three host children, Rikke developed a very special relationship with her host […]


Denver Named No. 1 Best City To Live By U.S. News & World Report

Friday, 4 March 2016

What’s it like to live in Denver, CO? Profile written by local expert: Katie Hearsum Founded in the mid-1800s as a mining hub during the gold rush, Denver has come a long way since its Wild West days. Over time, its citizens have evolved from gun-slinging gamblers into an easygoing […]


A Boulder Au Pair Joins the Local Fire Department (For a day)

Thursday, 4 June 2015

Our group of au pairs has formed a partnership with a local fire department and we’ve worked together on multiple occasions. The Boulder Rural Fire Department runs an annual Fire & CO training and tour for our au pair group, we’ve cooked for them and a few au pairs have […]


Why Au Pairs Love Boulder

Monday, 1 June 2015

Former au pairs share why they love Boulder so much: Martha, México: When I chose my host family, I didn’t even knew where Boulder was. I hadn’t heard about Boulder ever. Once I live there, I fell in love with that place. The healthy, sport, organic, beautiful city at the base […]


Announcements: Meetings Jan-Apr 2012 & Educational Update

Monday, 2 January 2012

MONTHLY MEETINGS: Below you’ll find the schedule for au pair meetings Jan through Apr. As a reminder, au pairs must attend these meetings to comply with the State Department–and is required to keep the au pair in good standing with their visa. Au pairs cannot work during these meetings and […]