We are Fred (french, 37), Kim (dutch, 41) and our four children Mayi (9), Leo (7), Woody (4) and Frida (1.5). We are living in the Ariège, in the foothills of the Pyrénées, in a rented house settled in 47ha of organically grown land.
Amazing views on the mountains ! A very rich social network with many alternative people living around us.
Our main job is to take care of these young kids so help with them would be very much appreciated, especially if you have some special skills or talents that they can learn from.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
We are looking for a single person or couple, who is familiar with or interested in attachment/natural/unconditional parenting, to come and stay with us for a longer period of time to help with our 4 children. We are homeschooling/unschooling, and would like you also to help with setting up the organic vegetable garden and some help in the house!
Some keywords to describe us and things we care for : free birthing, co-sleeping, nappy-free, extended breastfeeding, non-violent communication, permaculture, biodynamic gardening, fermentation, homemade, wool, knitting, woodcarving, photography, no smoking/drugs/alcohol, barefoot, simple living, community, sacred plant medicine...
You can sleep in a tent when weather is warmer. Otherwise we have a bed in a corner in the big children's playroom. There's also space for camper vans.
We do not have a set plan yet for how many hours we will need you, we are just looking for somebody who is interested in a non-conventional way of live with young children, a new experience, to share lives.....Big plus if you can drive as we live a bit remote !
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week