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Happy birthday Happy House

Happy birthday Happy House
Tomorrow, St Patrick's Day, Happy House will celebrate its 14th birthday.  And the children will have a splashing time as the party will be held on the beach. For Papa Dave anniversaries are poig...
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If the glove fits

If the glove fits
Children in primary grade four at Happy House School learn many6 practical skills.  These include designing and making items, including protective gloves to wear whilst handling hot pans.  H...
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Books bring joy

Books bring joy
Books bring so much joy to Husna. Since she first discovered the mysteries that unfold on pages, the questions they can answer or get you to pose, and the way that every book opens a new window on a w...
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LaLa for Brenda

LaLa for Brenda
Our baby Brenda has just reached her first birthday landmark.  She was nonplussed by her big day, not knowing what the fuss was about but  the  gift sent by members of her spo...
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Makig the most of moringa

Makig the most of moringa
It's been hot, hot, hot and the Happy House garden is longing for the rains to come.  With the thermometer touching 35C, which feels like 40C because of the humidity, everyone is feeling the heat...
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Helping out

Helping out
Mwende is such a lovely young woman. She really cares about those people aroud her and likes to be of help when she can. So after a busy week at school, she volunteered to help the aunties in the laun...
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Guiding force

Guiding force
At a weekend when International Women's Day is being celebrated, hearing our Happy House Florence talking about Guiding seems fitting. She has recently join the Kenya Girl Guides Association which emp...
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A song for you

A song for you
Whatever you are doing in your busy life, our Happy House children would like you to stop, sit down and relax for just a couple of minutes while they sing a song for you.
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Happy Husna

Happy Husna
Husna has grown up at Happy House to be a confident, capable, hardworking and determined yooung woman. Now in her final year at school her focus is on doing well and continuing to the hext stage of he...
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Fancy footwork

Fancy footwork
Ludwin loves to dance. In her free time she like to practice her steps and is happy to show you a little of her dancing with some of her Happy House brothers and sisters as her musical accompaniment.
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Final year

Final year
Oscar was the youngest of three siblings who joined our Happy House familly 14 years ago. They arrived even before the shipping container carrying most of the furniture for our brand new building. Eva...
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On the ball

On the ball
Happy House Diana's favourite sport is basketball, and she is good at it. She gives us a reporton here progress in the game.;
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Football first

Football first
Happy House kid isfootball mad.. He works hard at school, but when he has some free time he likes to be perfecting his soccer skills. He also enjoys following his favourite team in the English Pr...
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Happy half term

Happy half term
One thing you never hear a Happy House child saying is "I'm bored." They have quiet times when they need them, but mostly they like to be active and busy. Half term lasted only a few days, but as Mwen...
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Tidy times

Tidy times
Keeping the grounds clean and tidyb can be a challenge with more than 50 children living at Happy House. Phillip Marshall, a trustee of our charity, who recently spent several weeks holiday in Watamu ...
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Rose returns

Rose returns
It's very special when children who have lived in our care at a time when teir families were going through troubled time, come back to say hello. Rose Safari was a member of our family for s...
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Toddler times

Toddler times
Happy House Elizabeth has great fun taking care of her little "sisters" Patience and Precious. And being off school for the mid term break has given her a chance to have some playtime with them, whizz...
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Sing as they go

Sing as they go
Volunteers George Mann and Keiran Sparkes left our Happy House family with a song and a lot of laughs. They joined KIds Club to say their goodbyes and took part in the weekly sing-song with a duet bef...
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Heading home

Heading home
All good things must come to an end and it was with heavy hearts that George Mann and Kieran Sparkes said their goodbyes to Happy House.  The students, from Norwich, have spent seven weeks volunt...
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Thank you cooks

Thank you cooks
Happy House kid, Abdul, takes a moment from his break to thank our cooks for his "very delicxious" school lunch.  He is looking forward to going back to class for the afternoon with the first les...
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