Summer in New England, USA

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United States

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    16/02/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    We are a Spanish family which moved to the United States in 2002. My husband and I are teachers and have two children.
    We mostly need help outside in our garden, with general maintenance in the house, and sometimes cleaning our turtles' tanks.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Language practice

  • Help

    Help

    Mostly help outside, in the garden, language practice (Italian). We have two turtles and chickens that need light maintainance and care.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Spanish, German, Italian

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Room with private entrance and shared bathroom, breakfast and dinner.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in New Britain, Connecticut, 5 min. from Central Connecticut State University which offers English courses. Our house is 2.5 hours from New York, Boston and 3 from Newport. There are many walking and hiking trails to visit in Connecticut, and the Hammonasset beach is only 45 min. away. We can lend you a bicycle, take you and pick you up to/at the train station.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week

With Daniela on a hike to the Water Reservoir. See the lake?
We did lots of cooking. Phillipe made a Hefezopf, José made Paella, and i think we made a Strudel as well...
Phillpe splitting wood like a pro...
Wood work with Phillipe who came to help in the middle of the heavy winter...
Cooking St. Josephs's Shavings with our Workawayer Daniela :-)
Daniela helping to make Spanish traditional St. Joseph's Shavings for St. Joseph's Day.
Meet our two little chickens: Cotufa and Susanito, waiting for two more, coming soon...
Small chicken coop.
Mini Vegetable garden
Quiet neighborhood, and plenty of space to exercise.
Our front yard
Family
Central Connecticut State University
Mark Twain House in Hartford
Hammonassett Beach
Collinsville Trail
Broad Street New Britain
View of New Britain

Host ref number: 374673463996