We live on 10 acres with a garden, a pool, chickens, and 2 dogs. We would like to build a small self-sufficient cabin.
We have six kids (17-30) who are in/graduated from college. One lives here and works as an intern on Capitol Hill.
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
They could learn cooking and gardening. They will also learn English.
We are building a cabin so it will be mostly carpentry and masonry work. But there is also gardening and general outside work.
Room inside our house.
Visiting DC is easy with the train 15 minutes away. Hiking close by and many Civil War battlefields close by.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week