We are a small community of 3 adults and 3 kids in the age of 7-12, open for more people who want to live in community. We live in a big 200 years old clay house in a small village in beautiful landscape with a big wild garden and small forest. The village is placed near Erfurt. in the village there is a castle, an alternative community with a free primary school and the national park begins from here.
We eat mostly organic food without sugar, only sometimes good meat and fish.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Experience with childreen, learning or deepening german language, enjoying the beautiful nature, experience and knowledge in building, exchange of life and travel experiences
Restaurating the house including claywork and woodwork, gardening, playing and taking care of the children sometimes, household, cooking, making fire wood, building stuff
Together with the kids we would like to build a tree house and something like a yurt.
You should be a tidy, balanced and patient person.
Mostly we eat together and take turns in cooking.
We have guest roms in the house and guest beds (also in the garden) where it is possible to sleep for you and you can use all community rooms as well. It is possible to camp with a tent.
In your free time you could go hiking, biking, swimming in the lake, walking in the nature, mountaineering,... You arrive to Erfurt, Weimar and other places with buses and train. There are nice forests around and a castle in the village. There`s also a community in the village that organise lot`s of seminars, meetings and festivals.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
max. 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week