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 […]


Au pairs adore Colorado: nicest people, best views!

Monday, 29 February 2016

When we asked our au pairs in Colorado what they love most about living there, the answers are unanimous. Colorado has the friendliest people, the most beautiful landscapes and the healthiest of lifeystyles! Find out more about what makes Colorado the perfect place to spend an au pair year below.  […]


A host family and au pair reunite in Argentina for holiday roadtrip!

Thursday, 28 January 2016

One of my amazing families!!! The Toth family of Colorado recently decided to spend the Christmas and New Year holidays with their former au pair Silvana in her home country of Argentina. Says former host dad John, “We’ve kept in touch with Silvana since she returned home, so, when it came time to plan […]


Unique au pair or nanny interview questions

Friday, 4 December 2015

If you have never interviewed a childcare provider, the responsibility can seem daunting. How do you determine if this nanny or au pair candidate, who looks good on paper, is going to be a good fit for your children, your family and your household? Start with basic interview question.  Cultural […]


An Au Pair Reflects on her American Race

Thursday, 3 September 2015

Evelin, a wonderful au pair from Switzerland who just finished her year reflects on one of her favorite moments during her time in Boulder, Colorado: “One of my many awesome experiences in my year as an au pair was to run the Bolder Boulder 10k. Every year on Memorial Day […]