Top 10 Reasons to become an Au Pair Abroad!

Top 10 Reasons to become an Au Pair Abroad!

So you’ve heard about being an Au Pair, but don’t quite know what to make of it. Have no fear, here we outline 10 reasons why you should consider taking the plunge and being an Au Pair abroad!   1. The Money   While your actual living allowance or salary...
Top 10 Reasons to Teach English in China!

Top 10 Reasons to Teach English in China!

BONUS MATERIAL: FREE MANDARIN PHRASEBOOK More and more people are traveling these days, and one of the destinations becoming one of the most popular choices is the Middle Kingdom itself, China. But why China you ask? Golden Nugget: I’ve seen Kung Fu Panda and I know...
Au Pair: How We Raised More Than RMB 10,000 This Year!

Au Pair: How We Raised More Than RMB 10,000 This Year!

Written by: Amber’Jade Friend, Au Pair Participant While being an Au Pair in China, or most other countries as well, you often get the pleasure of enjoying whimsical adventures and other, more quiet outings. This past weekend I was fortunate enough to be able to take...
Au Pair Story | My Treetop Gliding Adventure with Ally!

Au Pair Story | My Treetop Gliding Adventure with Ally!

Written by: Amber’Jade Friend, Au Pair Participant What is Tree Top Gliding? Treetop gliding is human natures way of flying like a bird. Free until you reach the end of the line and your feet fight to find stability. Many times I ended the glide with sand in my pants...
Au Pair: A Day Trip to the Hutongs with My Au Pair Kid

Au Pair: A Day Trip to the Hutongs with My Au Pair Kid

THE HUTONGS TRIP: If you are lucky enough to get placed with a family that encourages you to explore your surrounding areas you will find that often you’re able to take your child with you on these adventures. I am allowed to take my girl, Ally, out every Sunday...
Au Pair Story | Nightlife In Beijing

Au Pair Story | Nightlife In Beijing

Written by: Amber’Jade Friend, Au Pair Participant I thought that I had hit the motherload of parties and the nightlife extreme when I was back home in South Africa, at least until I was introduced to Beijing nightlife. From Wangfujing street to Tian’anmen square and...