Help with household, gardening, DIY in Maremma, Italy

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  • Description

    Description

    ***last minute***

    We are an active energetic bilingual family. I'm looking for help in and around the house & garden and a bit with the kids. There are always some projects going on, building with pallets, wood,...

    Ideal would be a funny patient person with experience in child care, cooking, gardening, generalmaintenance. ... bit of everything. if you are flexible that would be perfect :)
    We live simple, no luxury lifestyle. Farmlife!
    We are not rich, no spreading food and we would like to create an vegetable garden in autumn/winter

    we try to eat healthy, we are not vegetarian or vegan but we don't eat meat every day.

    If you are an energetic early bird with common sense who knows how to run an numerous household without I've to explain too much and you can see what needs to be done you are welcome at our place and we'll have a good time together, I'm willing to show you around when possible but don't forget, we live here and we are not on holiday :)

    At home i speak German with the Kids, i'm originally Austrian.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    we live next to small village (2km outside the village). Next town is Grosseto which you can reach by bus or train. you are welcome to join us on activities. by train you can reach easily Rome, Florenz, Pisa, Siena, Follonica (which is a town on the coast). Tuscany is a beautiful place to explore and has stunning landscape.
    I can lend you a bicycle.

  • Help

    Help

    *DIY projects, kind of preparation before the lockdown*

    Housework, childcare and maybe a bit of gardening (if necessary) would be ideal. We live on a farm, there is always lots to do
    we can make a weekly plan.
    two days off per week (usually Saturday and Sunday)
    Sharing meals, preparation and dishwashing is considered to be part of daily life together, apart if one is in charge for some full activity.

    For sure you will have enough time to be a "full tourist" :)

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Beautiful renovated caravan, simple and 100% nature!
    The meals included are breakfast, lunch and dinner.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We do have already experience with having workawayers. The most important thing is respect and leave space for everybody :)
    I absolutely don't like mess!

    Age of Kids: 10,5 almost 9, almost 6 and 4 years
    It can happen that they are not always here at the same time (patchwork)

    We are at your disposal for any information you need :)

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Space in the garden & outdoor shower (in summer)

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

July 2020 / Isola Giglio
Caravan
Biking is our passion
Me and my wonderful energetic boys :)

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