Recently, several parents have written into the discussion boards asking about Au pair expenses and Au Pair rules.
I thought it may be worthwhile to talk about what au pair expenses to pay for... and what au pair expenses NOT to pay for....
Remember, au pairs are adults! You should treat them like adults and they should act like independent adults in return.<-- Read more -->
A recent visitor, Momof4, is looking for help with her au pair and house rules/car rules. She writes....
“Our au pair has been with us for a little over 7 weeks now and I need some advice about car usage.
Part of her duties is to drop-off/pick-up the children from preschool 3 days a week and take them to a set weekly playdate. She is doing really great, has blended well with our family and is a good driver.
Our dilemma is she wants to use the car just about every free moment she has. <-- Read more -->