A parent does NOT always know what’s best for his child

When we’re children we learn how to communicate our needs by crying, screaming sometimes. Later we start gesticulate and we start making all kinds of sounds to eventually start talking. We learn words we hear from people around and then we find out what they mean. And eventually we start making whole sentences. The problem […]

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Au Pair’s struggle: what to do when I need help and my area director from an agency isn’t doing anything?!

In the au pair program there’s a lot of things that can happen. Tons of amazing host families and great area directors (or LCCs – the same person from the agency who’s supposed to take care of an au pair when she has problems but different agencies have different names) but there are also those […]

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