Native English speakers are au pairs too

Wednesday, 2 January 2013

Do you know you can have a native English speaking au pair? This year an Australian au pair joined my group of au pairs and reminded me that it is nice to have a native English speaker in the house sometimes too. Although the host families agree that their children […]


Au Pairs braved the heat for a Taste of Chicago

Tuesday, 17 July 2012

This past weekend the au pairs of Elmhurst braved the 90 plus degree weather to get a sampling of Chicago cuisine at the 2012 Taste of Chicago festival. We took a cool break by Buckingham fountain and the jazz tent first.


Chicago Au Pair Flashmob for Kids First

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Au pairs from all over Chicagoland (and the rest of the country simultaneously) met this past Saturday in spite of the heat to raise money for Kids First,a philanthropic non-profit organization created by Cultural Care Au Pair to help impoverished children around the world and at home. How did the […]


Local conversation groups for non-native English speakers

Friday, 6 April 2012

There are many places an au pair can improve his or her English with conversation. Here is an extensive listing of some local ones! Conversational ESL Groups 1. Addison Public Library 4 Friendship Plz Addison, IL 60101-2787 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon Rosana Auk […]