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I am a woman who decided to live a more sustainable and fulfilling life, so 2013 was the year I sold my apartment in Gothenburg and bought this small, ecological farm in a beautiful district in Skaraborg, close to Varnhem.
I am interested in sustainible living, spirituality and personal development. I try to grow vegetables, fruit and berries in a permacultural way and I am still learning.
I like to renovate with environmental friendly methods.
To held courses and retreats is another dream.
I am a vegetarian, but I eat fish and seafood.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
I speak Swedish, norwegian, english and german and you can practice here. I like to learn others about ecological farming and healthy cooking. I am also interested in wild herbs and raw food.
I am grateful for help with outdoor chores, like gardening and wood preparation but also cleaning and organizing.
But help with renovation is also preciated .
I try to use environmental friendly methods in everything.
Just now I need a person that have experience with construction and power tools.
I work 66% nights as a nurse, that means that you have to work independently those days that I am sleeping.
You will live in a guest room in my house.
If you are more than two volunteers I also have a bed in my small office.
You can have shower and wash your clothes in my home.
In the spring of 2021 there will be water and draining system installed in the barn, with shower and water toilet. There is a guest room with four beds.
We eat the meals together and take turns with the cooking and kitchen work.
My farm is situated in a beautiful landscape with a lot of historical interesting places (Varnhem, Ekornavallen), 360 lakes and beautiful, protected nature areas. A big lake with thousands of cranes and other birds in the spring (Hornborgasjön) and nice walking paths. There are also a lot of art galleries around.
Some years ago they made a popular film from this area, lot of the scenes are filmed close to my place, it’s called: Arn-the Knight Templar.
There are a lot of wild cherry trees in the area and it’s so beautiful when they are blooming in May. (Google : vallevagen.se)
There is a 2 km walk to the bus stop where there are busses to the surrounding cities, I also have some bicycles you can borrow.
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
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