50 TIPS FOR NEW AU PAIRS

hello friends! some of you maybe found their way to my blog because of the Cultural Care Instagram takeover I did this month and I am very happy to welcome you to this place where I drop all the awesomeness my brain produces! today I would like to share with you 50 pieces of advice I wished I had before starting my au pair year or 50 pieces of advice that prevent you from making my mistakes. Continue reading

MY FAVORITE PHOTOS OUT OF 7 MONTHS USA

Ich wusste ja eigentlich schon von Anfang an, dass sobald ich den 6-Monats-Punkt erreicht habe die Zeit nur so rasen würde. Wenn man dann aber plötzlich Mitte Februar hat, obwohl man doch gefühlt erst letztes Wochenede betrunken auf der Weihnachtsfeier ist, dann ist der richtige Zeitpunkt für Panik.

always knew that as soon as I am reaching 6 months here the time would feel like it’s sprinting away. But then you suddenly reach that point in January and then it’s suddenly the middle of February even though it feels like only last weekend you were drunk at the christmas party and that, exactly that is the right time for panic. 

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6 MONTHS AU PAIR IN THE USA – 6 THINGS I’VE LEARNED. SO FAR.

WHAAAAAAAAAT is going on with the time? Must have calculated it wrong, this for sure doesn’t feel like 6 months. But they are. Counted them a few times. Slowly I realize that one day, not too far away, I am gonna leave this place again. And my kiddo here. Everything has changed and soon everything will change again. And after 6 months you suddenly realize, without any warning, that in fact it is yourself that has changed.  Continue reading

MY FIRST HALLOWEEN WITH RED CUPS #storytime

Hi friends! I usually tell all my funny stories on instagram, but since I am blessed with the talent to write a whole essay about a bowl of pasta with tomato sauce my instagram captions get longer and longer each time – so long that I had to continue a story in the comments last week and by now I write my stories on the laptop and send them to myself via email to copy and paste them into instagram. And I think this story would have blown it all. Continue reading

monthly whatkimidid #2

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english version below

GUCK MAL! Ich poste mein monthly whatkimidid! PÜNKTLICH!!!! (diesen Teil vom Beitrag habe ich tatsächlich pünktlich geschrieben – dann war das WLAN kaputt und mittlerweile bin ich 10 Tage zu spät dran) Man könnte schon sagen, dass der zweite Monat hier ein bisschen ausgeartet ist – nicht nur durch meinen sehr häufigen Standortwechsel, auch in meinem Geldbeutel. #sendhelp

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