Learn how to harvest honey and help around our family home in San Pedro, California, USA


United States

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    Single dad doing renovations and gardening project on an old home in San Pedro, California. Looking for occasional help to accomplish various tasks on the property. Looking for a self starter as far as housekeeping and maintaining our space, someone who likes to cook and wake up in the morning and make your bed, basically to set a good example for my seven year old daughter. I am hoping for someone who enjoys being a part of our family during our time , and not staring into their phone at every moment.
    During this terrible time of the worldwide pandemic, I am hoping for someone who is not looking to be out socializing,due to the high risk of bringing it home and endangering my daughter, as well as myself and my 90 year old parents, who live nearby, and we like to visit. I don't want to self quarantine every time someone goes out in the world. I guess I am hoping for an introvert type, not a social butterfly.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    San Pedro is a nice old town, close to the beach and the port of Los Angeles. Very reliable transit system. Many ethnic groups living here so you can experience different cultures.

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    Looking for help in the garden, painting, housekeeping, cooking, general help. Bonus for Massage therapist, or a children's math tutor. I have a seven year old who could use a friend in math! Healthy food preparation is also appreciated. San Pedro is a culturally diverse town, with many nationalities living here. You can very quickly find a multitude of flavors, from the street trucks, to the very fine dining choices such as Mexican, Chinese, Greek, Italian, and many other diverse places to dine. Or, just pick some ingredients ,and build your own. Help us get set up for chickens , so we can enjoy fresh eggs. I am a beekeeper,so maybe you want to learn about that and help with the honey harvest!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Workawayer will have their own bedroom and food will be provided.

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 3-4 hours a day, 4 or 5 days/wk

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