I’m testing out a new feature — polls!
I’d love to get a sense of what everyone is planning for their au pair on Christmas day…. Given the percent of American families that celebrate Christmas — (according to the Associated Press , Gallup polls from 1994 to 2005 consistently show that more than 90 percent of adults say they celebrate Christmas, including 84 percent of non-Christians!) it is likely that either-
Your au pair celebrates Christmas and you don’t, You celebrate Christmas but she doesn’t, or You both celebrate Christmas.
But the big question is– are you going to have your Au Pair be on-duty, caring for the kids, at any time on Christmas Day (substitute Christmas Eve if that’s your big celebration).
So– with apologies for excluding those host families & au pairs who do not celebrate Christmas):