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A Dane Abroad: Cultural differences

Living in a foreign culture is interesting for various reasons: Not only do you among others gain perspective on a foreign culture, however, also on your own culture. 596 more words


What do Slovaks think of Slovenes and vice versa (or let's improve our knowledge!)

Hello cool kids!

And hello brothers Slovenians! And hello everyone who is reading this!

Slovakia and Slovenia are two quite similar countries. Not only they share a similar name and a relatively similar language and culture, they also are geographically quite close. 487 more words


Mother vs mother-in-law

I’ve been back in China with my little boy for over 3 months now, so I thought it’s about time for an update about life as a yangxifu 洋媳妇. 558 more words


Safety First!

Attention parents and au pairs! Go Au Pair has your child’s safety in mind. I’d like to share a few tips with you to make your holiday season as safe as possible. 627 more words

Au Pair Childcare

Just Teach Me Something for Once! - My Thoughts on English vs American Universities

Besides the fact that it was bitterly cold, and that I went to my first Christmas market and spilled mulled wine on myself, there wasn’t anything particularly interesting about this week. 1,328 more words

My Travels

California’s Chinese during the Gold Rush: Part 2 of 2

Guest post by John Putnam

In the mines the Chinese were often forced to work sites that others had abandoned as no longer productive and, by hard work, made these claims pay. 210 more words

Chinese Culture

Full-time Chinese Au Pair Childcare

Are you in need of full-time childcare from now until the end of next May? That is just about until the end of this school year. 456 more words

Live-in Childcare