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Columnists > Bec Baxter


Bec Baxter
Bec writes a blog for Huffington Post and also writes and edits commercial proposals and business articles. She has an anomalous and unusual position as both wife of an expat in Jamaica and hater of travelling. Follow Bec on Twitter @bec_baxter or visit her website at www.becbaxter.com and talk to her at hello @ becbaxter.com.


Bec Baxter

Getting an Au Pair – A Cultural (and Literal) Education

Posted by: Scar on Tuesday August 23, 2016 (16:14:44)   (1062 Reads)
Getting an au pair can be a fantastic, entertaining and relatively inexpensive idea. But listen to the advice of others and prepare assiduously to avoid a load of potential problems.

Maybe I’m being a bit of a princess since my husband moved abroad to work, but I don’t think that I can manage a very full time job, two children, housework and all of the other mum stuff without some help.    more ...