We are a young family of four, two daughters are 3 & 1, living on a small farm in the country just 25 minutes from the town of Smithers. We have horses, a few cows, dogs, a large garden and orchards.
We love spending as much time outside as we can. We speak German and English.
We welcome your help all around, with gardening, orchard care, landscaping, fencing, child care and some household.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
If you are interested in horseback riding and natural horsemanship I would be happy to teach. Having grown up and further worked on big cattle ranches I have lots of horse handling and riding experience.
If you need to improve your English we can help there.
I have skills I would like to teach you from cooking, preserving foods, making kombucha, kefir and cheese.
We are seeking someone who enjoys being around small children, helping out all around the farm and with household chores.
You would have a spacious bedroom with your own bathroom. We have cellphone reception and internet in the house if you have your own laptop to use it on. We are happy to help you get somewhere if you want to go hiking or exploring outdoors or spend a day in town on your time off. We all eat together everyday and cook wholesome meals with fresh vegetables and meats. If you are vegetarian or have special dietary needs we can accommodate that.
The area is great for hiking, biking and swimming. Lots of mountains and lakes around. Town (Smithers) has nice coffee shops and shopping. We have bicycles you may use to get around outdoors.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week.