Category Archives: CCAP Training School

What do you call homesickness if you’re “sick” for something else?

Homesickness is one of those weird things. I see it as a psychological problem, but it can actually manifest itself physically, with vomiting, nausea and all kinda of other ‘side effects’ if you will. But what do you call homesickness … Continue reading

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A day in the Cultural Care Au Pair Training School

Welcome to the beautiful St John’s University campus at Oakdale, NY. The college campus is quiet and tucked away on Long Island, about 90 minutes out of New York City, and is used by Cultural Care 11 months of the … Continue reading

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Jet Lag, the devil of the travel world…

Good morning from Long Island, NY. And by morning I mean 4:40am. Yes, you read that right! Let me tell you about jet lag – something that up until this trip to the USA (and this is my 3rd time … Continue reading

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