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Games time

Games time
Happy House kids is really enjoying learning basketball at school.  The game is fairly new to him so he still has much to get to know by, he says, it is already one of his favourite sports,

Keyboard double

Keyboard double
Happy House IT teacher Mr Dickson is a man of many talents.  Not only his handy with computer keyboards he can also play a keyboard. He is bowled over by the music resources available to our chil...
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Music update

Music update
Our Happy House students were disappointed when a recent inter-schools regional final was cut short before judges announed their result. Political di8sturbances in the city led to the compeition being...
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New arrivals

New arrivals
The extension to the Happy House chicken house is completed and the latest batch of chicks has arrived.  Uncle Tevin introduces them!

Memories ...

Memories ...
Papa Dave grew up as one of a family of 10 children, when a neighbour died leaving an orphan, his mum adopted the child.  His dad, a miner, suffered lung disease and life was hard. The kids share...
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Table tennis is my game

Table tennis is my game
Happy House Priscilla enjoys many sports, but table tennis is her favourite.  She takes her game seriously and recently represented her school at inter-school level as she tells us.

Outdoor girl

Outdoor girl
While those of our Happy House friends who live in the UK are lamenting the lack of summer sunshine and warmth this year, Husna is in our garden enjoying the cloudy weather.  She says that she's ...
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Windows on the world

Windows on the world
Our Happy House kids gain so much from meeting people from all around the globe. Every visitor we receive opens a new window on the world and broadens their horizons and understanding.  Yesterday...
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It's coming home ...

It's coming home ...
Papa Dave and all our family of Happy House soccer fans are backing England in tomorrow's Euro 24 final.  With Kenya two hours ahed of the UK n time, the match against Spain will be too late for ...
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Homework next up

Homework next up
Just home from school and for Emmanuel and his friends and first thing on the agenda is getting their homework done. Auntie Agnes is there to guide them and once it's done it is time to shower, change...
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Hen house extension

Hen house extension
Our Happy House joiner, Uncle Charo, loves his job. He's a skilled carpenter who really knows what he is doing and to work in a place where he has the right tools for his job and a workshop is a a bon...
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And the Happy House Got Talent winner is ...

And the Happy House Got Talent winner is ...
Today, the group that dreamt up our Happy house Got Talent singing contest proudly announce the winner. It was a tough compeition but, as they know, there can only be one winner and they are all happy...
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Artist Saidi

Artist Saidi
Happy House kid Saidi enjoys all his work at school but when his books are packed away his real passion for art can come into play.  He likes to draw and spend much of his leisure time with his s...
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Music festival

Music festival
It's that time of year in Kenya when schools compete against each other in various festivals.  Our Happy House students have been taking part a schools compeition in Mombasa.  Our Grade 6 ca...
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Chapatti chat

Chapatti chat
Harry and Esther have grown up together in the care of our Happy House family. They have developed from beaitiful babies into lovely young people.  Here they are together, during s school br...
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Bienvenue

Bienvenue
We welcolmed some lovely guests yesterday. A French Canadian family, mum and dad Marie and Guillaume and children Lucie, Léandre, and Lambert they had met Papa Dave who never misses an opportunity to ...
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Working hard

Working hard
Happy House kid, Morphin, is in our junior high school and working hard so towards ensuring that he will be able to progress on to the next stage of his education.  He says it's hard but he ...
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A song for now

A song for now
We know you'll all be waiting for the result of Happy House Got Talent competition but you'll have to wait just a bit longer. The girls all have long days in school, and because they really want to ma...
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Gardening with Harry

Gardening with Harry
Happy House has been home to Harry all his life and he loves itr as much as we love him.  He was 14 last week and is growing up to be a lovely young man.  Here he and some of his friend...
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Happy half term

Happy half term
With their half-term break over, the Happy House children are now back in school.  Charity tells us that they had a happy holiday,

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