We live 4 miles from mullingar in the centre of Ireland. Easy access by bus and train .
There is myself and my 8 yr old son, plus our 2 dogs living here . we run a small boarding kennels & are trying to achieve a self-sustaining lifestyle .
We have a polytunnel, greenhouse , beehives, keep some hens , have a small woods. Ideally volunteers would be dog lovers and enjoy the outdoors .
Babysitting / child care
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
we would like volunteers to help with dog walking in the morning & evening , some light gardening work and general maintenance.
improve english speaking skills , learn about gardening , beekeeping(spring, summer , autumn) tree care & self sustainability
English , Gaelic , we understand a little german and french
living with us , own room
Mullingar is a busy small town , good nightlife at the weekends, plenty of live music , nice restaurants etc.
Dublin is 1 hour travel /galway 2 hours , we are 10 mins from bus and train stations and very central in the country of Ireland
Lots of ancient historical sites, castles etc in the area also
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
4-6 hours per day depending on the work and the weather , 5 days per week , 2 days per week for tourism, sightseeing or just a duvet day !!