Fun Winter Activities in Colorado

Sunday, 1 January 2017

Skiing/Snowboarding Loveland Eldora Winter Park Copper Mountain Breckenridge Vail Aspen Dogsledding Tubing Copper Mountain Tubing Outdoor Ice Skating Boulder & Louisville Downtown Denver Snowmobile Tours Snowshoeing/Cross-country Skiing


Current Educational Options

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Au Pairs are required to take 6 credits or 72 non-credit hours throughout their year. Here are some options to take. Host Families are required to pay up to $500 for the educational component as well as for transportation (gas, bus, parking) to and from classes. Educational Fact Sheet Local […]


Winter Break Activities

Monday, 19 December 2016

Winter Break Ideas to keep the kids busy: Outdoor Ice Skating: Louisville & Boulder FREE Downtown Denver Pinterest: Christmas Crafts Cookie Recipes Winter Break Activities Indoor Places: WOW Children’s Museum Flatirons Mall Play Area Monkey Bizness Broomfield Rec Center Play Area Jump City MidAir Adventures Skate City Fat Cats Bowling, Mini […]


Gift Ideas for your Host Family

Monday, 12 December 2016

Here are some ideas for Christmas gifts for your host family! Photo gifts: Ornaments Photo albums Scrapbooks Picture frames Calendar for next year with kids pictures Mugs Personalized phone cases Shutterfly Snapfish Walgreens Costco Target Gifts with kids hand and/or foot prints Pinterest Ideas Themed Gift Baskets Family Movie Night […]


First steps after your arrival!

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Getting your Social Security Number Documents to bring: Passport + visa DS-2019 I-94 (print a copy  here) Social security letter from Cultural Care (can be found in au pair online account) Social security application (find at office) Once you have your social security number (usually within 2 weeks), you can open a bank […]