Frances

From: Netherlands

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    Italy

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    Travel dates

    01/03/2017 - 08/08/2018

  • number of facebook friends

    Nº of Facebook friends

    555

  • Badges

    Explorer
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    Facebook verified

  • Description

    Hello, I am Frances.
    I'm trying to expand my knowledge of permaculture, foresting, building and all things that can and should aid to a life of sustainability in a natural setting via Workaway for some years now. After my bachelors in Child Development and Education, it was time for a change in the routine of Amsterdam-life and me and my partner at the time decided to leave the country with no clear destination or end-date. In over 1,5 year a lot has happened and we have experienced an unimaginable journey. Living in Malaysia for several months working on a rice farm, traveling to Indonesia and trying to make New Zealand our home.. words fail to explain.

    Currently back in the Netherlands and studying a master Youth at Risk at the University of Amsterdam, but feeling ready to move on again soon :)

    The main thing I offer is enthusiasm and willingness to learn! As far as relevant skills I already obtained go;
    I've made and tended gardens in Malaysia, New Zealand and the Netherlands. I do know a bit about compost and soil as well, but have never experiences a full compost cycle from start to finish. Right now I'm experimenting with vermicomposting in my apartment!

    I can cook and enjoy doing so, like to read and have a steady yoga practice. Also, I don't require a high level of comfort, and try to eat plant-based when possible.

    Any more questions, please ask! I would love to meet you soon.

  • Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    Elderly Companion
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Charity work
    Teaching

  • What skills do you have?

    Physical labour
    Farming, gardening and building (eager to learn more)
    Cooking
    Working with/teaching children
    Writing and speaking English
    Working with/helping tourists
    Teaching yoga

  • Languages spoken

    Dutch, English

  • Age

    26

  • Nationality

    Dutch

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements
      Vegetarian

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