Goodbyes are the Hardest Part..

I knew when I moved to Paris, that I would get attached and it’d be hard to move away. I knew that after spending a year of my life with a family separate from my own and caring for children who weren’t mine, I’d find it difficult to leave. I knew that I’d fall moreContinue reading “Goodbyes are the Hardest Part..”

The Beginning of Goodbyes: An Au Pair’s Last Two Weeks on the Job

This week was a spectacular one. My host parents were out of town for the second half of the week so I spent 72 straight hours with my kiddos. And on top of that, my oldest kid S got out of school last week so she was completely free all day every day. Most auContinue reading “The Beginning of Goodbyes: An Au Pair’s Last Two Weeks on the Job”