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Help around an old farmhouse while immersing yourself in beautiful and peaceful surrounding in Molkom, Sweden

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  • Last activity: 6 Apr 2024

Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    I am Hari and me and Gabriela bought this old farm about two years ago. Since then we have been renovating it , we dont want to take a lot of loans so renovation happens step by step. Gabriela is a nurse and also since more than 20 years like me a yoga , and meditation teacher. Sometimes we have small inner retreats in the house for up to 10 participants. We like to create some more living spaces this summer. We usually live by our selves with our big lovely dog, hens and a rabbit in a really wonderful old house in beautiful surroundings. In the summer Gabriela will to work twice a week while I am home all the time working on the house and doing some work with clients at zoom.

    We had some volunteers last year and we really enjoyed their company and their input, we are social and friendly and look forward to have you to came and stay with us for some time. Let us chat and see what is possible.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The nature around is very beautiful and peaceful ,no sound of any trafic, there is good fishing and swimming in the nearby lake. We like to daily practise meditation and are happy to teach you or just join if you have your own practise. We are vegetarians eating milkproducts and eggs.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    We live in an old farm at the countryside, there is a lot of gardening and repairing wood work, also we are about to isolate the walls of the mainbuilding from the outside. .Taking care of our animals, dog,hens and chickens, rabbit. It could be good to get some help with our homepage if you got that skill. Cooking and other household activities.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Swedish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    we have two extra bedrooms and a loft, you will either share a room or have it by your self depending on when you come here. We will aim to eat together, but as a volunteer you are always free to also help yourself with food and fika.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have two bikes that you can borrow. The closest village is 10 km away. With the helpers we had last summer we took the car to nearby nice coffee places and other interesting places around, for example close to us there is a community that Hari founded 27 years ago where there is a lot of activities in the summer, it is called Ängsbacka, www. angsbacka.se, we also have our own homepage, unfortunately it has been neglected for some time but you find some info there of us.

  • 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

    We have very good internet connection.

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 673329889798

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