Childcare isn’t the same as predicting the weather!

Friday, 24 February 2017

The past week in Minnesota has been somewhat of a roller coaster ride.  Last Thursday predictions started coming in that we would be getting 20″ of snow and one of the biggest storms ever to hit Minnesota….today we woke up and there was not even a flake on the ground […]


Child Care is Expensive – but don’t take short cuts!

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

I know there is a temptation for parents to find the cheapest way to get child care for their kids, but for your most valued thing in life, don’t take shortcuts to save a few dollars.  One of the ways that short cuts happen, is to hire a nanny and […]


Flavia wants to come to Minnesota!

Monday, 6 February 2017

Hello families, If you are looking for a child care solution for your family and/or having trouble finding  care that fits your family, then perhaps an au pair would be a good fit for you! There are many au pairs looking for host families to spend their year with. Flavia […]


Conquering Fears

Friday, 27 January 2017

There are a lot of fears I have (forgive the lack of scientific terms here)  – fear of spiders or maybe just a huge dislike for them, fear of heights, fear of getting hurt doing anything crazy!  So, recently I had the opportunity to travel to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic […]