Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Halloween is one of the most anticipated holidays in the United States: tons of candy and dressing up in spooky costumes. Halloween is a great time for Au Pairs to engage with their host families and experience this super cool  American tradition. Halloween is about spending a day, or two, hunting around […]


DMV and Driver’s License

Saturday, 5 August 2017

Driving in Greenville, SC is essential… As you may have noticed, our public transportation is basically non existent, so driving is the way of transporting from one place to another. While driving in South Carolina, you MUST have a valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and valid insurance card in your […]


Schooling and Credits

Friday, 4 August 2017

School is one of the requirements for your J1 visa and I know there have been many questions about it. That said, I decided to blog about it. I hope you find it informative and helpful! Important notes: It is extremely important that you complete the 6 credits during your […]


South Carolina – Tax-Free Weekend!

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Don’t forget this is back to school tax free weekend! If you need school supplies (notebooks, pens, computers and even clothes) this is the perfect time to go shopping and save money! $$$ Sales usually go from August 4th until August 6th.