About the chaos of living with kids

Hi guys,

imageI’m the kind of person who really likes to plan things – my days, my work, everything I can. So, of course, I wanted to do the same here with my host kids.

But they have other ideas and another approach to life – more like John Lennon’s view of things when he remarked:

“Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.” Continue reading

How to find the right language school?

Hi guys,

To get the most out of my au pair stay in Ireland, I want to take part in a language course. Of course I’m improving my English all the time in my daily life here – when I’m talking to my host family, to other au pairs and people I meet, or when I go out to a pub or café. But a language course helps at another level to learn new vocabulary and the right grammar. Plus, it gives me the chance to meet other peoples from other cultures who also want to improve their English skills. Continue reading