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My story

I’m Hannah, 19 years old and I grew up in Dortmund, Germany. After I finished high school in 2015 I started studying architecture in Dortmund. After just one semester I dropped out to follow my dream. 213 more words


Neuchâtel (lakes, lakes and more lakes)

Having joined a Facebook group for au pairs in Switzerland (and sifted through all the sketchy dudes and faith-healers looking for recruits), Nerea got in contact with a group of girls near Neuchâtel – a french-speaking city about an hour or so from Lengnau. 244 more words



Perjantaina kevätsää vihdoin saapui Perthiin! Heitin lapset kouluun, kävin salilla ja lähdin rantsuun. Ihana sää, 26-30 astetta ja juuri se WA:lle (Länsi-Australialle) ominainen tuuli! Se viilentää aina kivasti kun aurinko porottaa! 207 more words


The Best Things about Having an Au Pair at Home

I tell you, it’s not easy to be a wife, a mom, and a working woman rolled into one. All these three roles demand a lot of my time and energy, and to be honest, it caused me a lot of stress. 573 more words

Aupair Bureau

Schaffhausen and the Rheinfall

A few weeks in to my stay I got tonsillitis (one of the perks of working with kids). I wasn’t sleeping well, and pretty much walking round like a zombie. 230 more words


Biggest Surprises: USA vs Germany

In history class growing up, learning about Europe was my favorite thing to do. I loved hearing about kings and queens, castles, the middle ages, you name it. 689 more words


A day at the lake 

The nearest city to me is Biel/Bienne (that’s it’s full name, really). The family have a cabin by the lake (Bielersee/Lac de Bienne), and over the summer all the relatives share it. 318 more words