Share the slow life with us and help us around the house in Aquitaine, France

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France

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    26/08/2021

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi there !

    We are Nelly and Cédric, a couple with a 3 years baby boy named Valentin.

    Currently looking for help in gardening and "post winter" house maintenance for March 2021 :)

    We are living in the beautiful Dordogne in a country area, so you will taste the slow and green life with us !

    It's very quiet with all convenience by 10 mn drive.
    Bordeaux is 2 hours drive and 1 hour train, Paris 5 hours drive or 4 hours train.

    We are 38 and 36 years old, we love travelling around the world and have been backpacking also with workaway experiences in Oceania few years ago.

    We love sports, Nelly is a Yoga instructor, and Cédric go often for a forest run near the house.

    We want to share our passions, and talk in many languages with our baby boy =)
    It means for exemple to share yoga session in front of sunset or cook a french pastry together.. or both !

    You may help around the house with gardening, cleaning, cooking and caring our boy.

    We provide a private comfortable room with its bathroom in our house, free wifi and healthy food.
    2 / 3 time per week we would like you to cook simple vegetarian food for us.
    In exchange you will be able to use our car, our bikes, and the huge pool.

    Please write us and tell us your story, what is motivating you to come ? what are your hobbies ?

    looking forward to hear from you !

    - Please, non smokers only -

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • 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

    Cédric is profesionnal landscaper, he will be happy to show you his DIY tips in gardening, permaculture and more, and he can take you to the lake to a wakebording session or for a run !

    Nelly can give you Yoga lesson and DIY beauty recipe, and her cooking tips.

  • Help

    Help

    As our garden is 1 hectare big, there are many things to helps with and we will be happy to show you and learn you how to take car of plants, grass and trees.

    Around mid march we will plant the new vegetables in our organic vegetable garden in permaculture, and will share it with you. This is very important for us to share how to do good food, how to do things with respect of mother Earth.

    It may also be cleaning the pool, baby sitting and why not some english lessons for Cédric !

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Polish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Private cottage with 2 rooms and 1 bathroom.

    We will provide you the food, and you will cook it for yourself, we want you to feel free and comfortable.

    sometimes during the week we will have lunch together.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Train station is only 15mn drive, we will pick you up.

    Many things to do around, but we recommend you to have a car or at least a drive licence.

    We are mostly plant based / vegetarian but will provide you the food you need so don't worry about it.

    As we are non smokers, and living with a baby, we respect smokers but only accept non smokers in our property.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

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