We are a family of 4 (mum, dad and two kids, 10 and 7). We have travelled the world and have settled for the time being in south west France.
We have a huge house and garden that we are improving to eventually become self sufficient.
We have many animals and are trying to create a permaculture lifestyle with help from friends family and guests.
Babysitting / child care
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
We have so many projects on the go from painting shutters to creating a natural swimming pond, making wooden shingle tiles, general garden help, permaculture gurus particularly welcome. Sewing, building, digging, animal care, fencing etc etc
Basically, I have work for all ages and abilities.
We have a beautiful home with many rooms and a spare cottage for longer stays. We live in a well serviced small town with a rail station for adventures further afield. We are close to several historic cities, and the area is rich in history and culture.
I enjoy cooking, socializing and was a teacher in international schools for years.
My husband is an engineer with much experience in property renovation and building.
We offer a fun, lively home from home with lots of opportunity to meet interesting people from around the world.
English, french, limited Spanish.
Double bedroom in main house or small basic cottage on the grounds.
I cook meals everyday, but should you wish to share new recopies with me, I am always keen to learn.
Self service breakfast and lunch, cooked meal in the evening.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week