Maraca Facts

Friday, 25 August 2017

BY LOUISE GALLAGHER JUNE 21ST 2016 The simple design and intuitive process of the maracas have made it a familiar favorite around the world, but may often lead to an underestimation of its value in creating variety of rhythmic expression. Yet this rattle-like instrument has a long history of engaging audiences of […]


Au Pair Education and Transportation

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

The U.S. Department of State requires that all au pairs must complete 6 credits (or its equivalent if it is a non-credit course) at an accredited post-secondary institution over the course of their year. As a host family, you are responsible for paying up to $500 for enrollment and related educational […]


Household Handbook

Monday, 21 August 2017

BASIC FAMILY INFORMATION Home address: Home phone number: Cell phone numbers: Host parent work phone numbers: Local childcare coordinator (LCC) name and phone number: THE CHILD(REN) Activities that our child(ren) enjoy, and we encourage, include: (Suggestions: reading, watching movies, arts and crafts, outside play, visiting friends) Our child(ren) is/are allowed […]


Au Pair Childcare Like Family

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

It is important to find childcare that will work best with your family’s lifestyle, budget and schedule. Our au pair childcare program and cultural exchange program offers your family flexible, live-in childcare with an international perspective. Your au pair lives with you as a member of your family, and your […]


Castle Rock Au Pairs Water Safety Meeting

Friday, 7 July 2017

Our June, 2017 at our monthly au pair meeting that took place at Aurora Reservoir where many of the girls took the opportunity to rent paddle boards, enjoy the sun, meet other au pair girls from the neighboring Denver metro areas and to review water safety tips.  Au pairs learn […]