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Why raising bilingual children is “a must”…

A spare hour between two meetings today called for catching up on e-mails with a delicious latte made with locally roasted coffee at Carolina Roasters… nothing like the comforting smell and delicious taste of freshly roasted coffee to boost my productivity level! More … Continue reading

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Au pair childcare is more affordable while childcare costs continue to rise

[tweetmeme source=”FrenchNad” only_single=false] As a recently released NACCRRA report found, childcare costs are rapidly rising, even comparable to the cost of a year of college tuition. For some, costs are so expensive – particularly for multiple children – it is … Continue reading

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The Importance Of Interaction And Nurturing

[tweetmeme source=”FrenchNad” only_single=false] While reviewing an ARTICLE from Reuters titled “Study shows consistent benefit of early daycare”, I was reminded of the challenges parents face while evaluating options for entrusting their most precious beings in the hands of a childcare provider. … Continue reading

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6 Childcare Considerations For The Work-At-Home Parent

[tweetmeme source=”FrenchNad” only_single=false] While working from home has the great advantage of being closer to your children (and to your household chores…) and avoid a daily commute, that proximity can also represent the greatest disadvantage in the form of a major distraction! While … Continue reading

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Getting an au pair in 2010 is more affordable than ever!

The economy had a negative impact on many people last year, therefore we listened to the needs of many families who are facing new financial challenges. Even in difficult times, working parents need flexible, affordable childcare. As a result, Cultural Care Au Pair … Continue reading

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What is an “au pair” anyway?

Au pairs are caring and committed, adventurous and educated young people (18 – 26 years old) from abroad. They are eager to experience American culture while sharing their own unique backgrounds. In exchange for the privilege of living in an American home … Continue reading

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Q409 – Planning childcare for the year ahead…

Where did the third quarter of this year go? Doesn’t it seem like we were still enjoying the summer break and planning back-to-school a little while ago? Then planning fall activities like sports or music for the kids, baseball, college football … Continue reading

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