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TALK. Five reasons why you should be an au pair.

TALK. Five reasons why you should be an au pair.

Being an au pair can bring you so much more than you think! If you haven’t considered that option for your gap year or if you still feel hesitant, here are five reasons to be an au pair that will set your heart on this job!

DISCOVER. Earth Day activities

DISCOVER. Earth Day activities

Earth Day is on April 22nd, 2017 and this is a day to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Here are top 5 activities you can try to increase awareness about Earth Day and sustainability.

TALK. Do you want to become an au pair? What you need to know!

TALK. Do you want to become an au pair? What you need to know!

Have you decided to become an au pair and live a life-changing adventure abroad or in your own country? Sweet as! If you tick all the boxes, you're ready to start your application!

TALK. My year as an au pair

TALK. My year as an au pair

The world can appear frightening when you graduate. With the search for a job starting and real responsibilities hitting you suddenly, it can be quite overwhelming but it can also reveal itself as a land of opportunities and adventures to be lived. This is why I decided to become an Au Pair in a foreign country [...].

TALK. Top 10 places to visit in New Zealand

TALK. Top 10 places to visit in New Zealand

We may not be the only ones around the globe to say it, but we do know the truth- our country is the most beautiful in the world! Not only do we have here in New Zealand every kind of landscape you could dream of - mountains, beaches, meadows, coves, lakes - but our culture and Maori inheritance give a special identity to our country.

DISCOVER. Sensory Touchpad

DISCOVER. Sensory Touchpad

Because it is important to stimulate your children’s senses every day in a fun and educational way, we came up with a super easy and fast activity to make for your little ones. With this activity, they will learn about textures and colours while having fun, and their curiosity will be fully satisfied!

DISCOVER. Rudolf the Reindeer Mask

DISCOVER. Rudolf the Reindeer Mask

Christmas is just a few days away and we had a look through our amazing teachers' idea box and found this great arts and crafts activity! Why don't you bring Rudolf into your house and make this great reindeer mask with your children? It's easy to make and fun to play with!

TALK. Make your au pair feel more at home this Christmas

TALK. Make your au pair feel more at home this Christmas

Unlike our traditional Kiwi BBQ in summer, our au pairs from Europe have different traditions that they've grown up with. Watch the video to listen to Mandy talk about what the traditions around the world are to help your au pair feel more at home.

TALK. Ideas for the school holidays

TALK. Ideas for the school holidays

School holidays are just around the corner with lots of extra time to fill. To give the holiday the best start, plan all of your activities and outings together with your tamariki. Ask them what they are interested in doing, make your own suggestions and add new interests that you have noticed.

DISCOVER. Sticker Fine Motor Activity

DISCOVER. Sticker Fine Motor Activity

This activity can help strengthen fine motor skills as well as provide the opportunity to use text and symbols that are important or relevant for the tamariki. Through this activity the tamariki are being provided with an opportunity to contribute (mana tangata) and explore (mana aoturoa).