Oh where, oh where has my little car gone?

Sunday, 5 April 2009

Have you ever parked your car in a garage or parking lot and by the time you are ready to leave, you can’t remember where you parked? Many parking lots and garages have letters and numbers and different signs to help you remember, but it can be so easy to […]


Talking to You: Holiday Focus

Monday, 15 December 2008

People often ask for my advice for appropriate gift-giving for families and au pairs during the holidays. While gift cards, photo albums, an extra vacation day, or a picture frame are all great gifts, one of the best gifts a host family can give their au pair during the holiday […]


Car Accidents

Thursday, 11 September 2008

There have been so many stories recently about car accidents, from fender benders, to parking lot scratches, to all out accidents, that I wanted to be sure to talk about car accidents and what to do. So, first off if an accident occurs, if at all possible, drive the car […]


The myth of the 4 hour break…

Wednesday, 10 September 2008

I’ve heard from so many au pairs about a mythical “4 hour break” that is supposed to be worked into work days for AP’s who work a “split shift”, so I decided to investigate. It was a short investigation as I found out – when the myth was debunked. Unfortunately, […]


Overview of Erika Insurance

Wednesday, 20 August 2008

Okay. So CCAP has a partnership with Aetna, and that is who our insurance is through. The best doctors for you to see are ones who take Aetna insurance. To find doctors in your area, to go: http://www.aetna.com/docfind Once you get there, do this: Go to the “Not Yet enrolled […]