Hello, we are Marie and Christophe, a young fiftieth couple. We live in a old large house that we have renovated. We rent certains bedrooms for b&b. So even if the surroundings are calm and peacefull, there is a little bit of came and go ...I am (Marie) a stone sculptor and a drawftwoman in the building trade. I lived in England for sixteen years so I speak french and english. Christophe is a therapist in personnal development. We are living in a small village a 750 m altltude facing the pyrenees We have a small garden. The country side is absolutly wonderfull. There is a small ski resort not too fare Shops and bars are at 10 mn and buses for Toulouse are at 20 mn. We have 4 cats and 2 ducks for the snails. Ours approch to life is ecological, we beleive in sharing, mutual aid and friendliness.
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
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There is a large choice of hiking and walk around the house in a magnificent countryside. We can help with your french and sign language to start with !! You can learn ecological construction with in a benevolente atmosphere !
We need someone who has same experience in construction to help us with my workshop's roof : thermal insulation and replacing the slates. I am also currently reorganising our garden to exhibit my sculpturs. So any ideas will be welcome !! We are also planning to build in the garden, a wooden cabin with straw insulation and a vegetal roof. We have activities outside our home so, we might not be here for every meals. So we need someone independent who can cook him/her self meals and does a minimum around the house.
This offer can be for person on its own or a couple. We offer you a large bedroom, with a large double bed and wifi. The shower room will be shared with 1 other bedroom from the b&b. Use of the whole house and garden. Possibility to use Marie's car every now and then. We also have a bicycle that you can use. Marie is a smoker, but smoking is only accepted in the kitchen or the garden. The meals are principaly végétarians, but we are not fanatics ...
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.