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Rain takes its toll

Rain takes its toll
Once again the heavy rains that we have experienced at Happy House this season have taken their toll.  This time the casualty is the makuti (palm) thatched roof on our sports stand which provides...
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Sharing knowledge

Sharing knowledge
John Bahati was such a shy and timid little boy when he joined the Happy House family soon after we opened in 2010. Slowly, with love and encouragement, he grew in confidence and emerged to be a brigh...
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Mandarin sucess

Mandarin sucess
Happy House School head teacher, Mr Dan, is thrilled that our Grade 8 students came fourth in schools in the region teaching Mandarin. As there is so much trade with China in Kenya, we decided some ti...
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Busy girl

Busy girl
Happy House kid Husna leads such a busy life she rarely has time to make a video.  She was glad that a public holiday allowe her to come to say hello and to thank you , the people who suppor...
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Extra day off

Extra day off
The week began with an extra day off for schools in Kenya. It was a national holiday to mark the Islamic festival of Eid al-Adha, and at Happy House of kids enjoyed a happy day at home.  To keep ...
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Next level

Next level
Happy House kid Morphin is doing well int he school team for ball games and is delighted to let us know thst they've won another game putting them into the next stage of the inter-school competition.
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Who has the best rooms?

Who has the best rooms?
Our children at Happy House have shared bedrooms ans while some kids are tidy others are not quite so neat! So in order to encourage everyone to step up to the mark we've brought back our weekly compe...
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Sunday songsters

Sunday songsters
Happy House kids bring you a song today to start your Sunday with a smile. Lesley introduces them.
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Weekend at last!

Weekend at last!
School's finished for the weekend and this blog captures one little girl arriving home to Happy House.
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School update

School update
Our Happy house School head, Mr Dan, todays brings you an update onn waht is happening in our school.  Taking time to film during a noisy brealk time, Mr Dan says that as it approaches mid-term, ...
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Hello from Baraka

Hello from Baraka
Happy House kid Baraka Kaingu is bringing us all an update on his life in this video.  He's some so far since he joied our family.
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Toddler time

Toddler time
Some of our Happy House children are related by blood but they are all, as we have said many times, bonded by love.  They regard each other as siblings whether they are or not. Lucky has two brot...
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Match ready Morphin

Match ready Morphin
It's really good hear from Happy House kid Morphin that he's doing well at school.  He's also good at ball games and is in a school team that has made it's way through to an inter-schools fi...
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Beach busy

Beach busy
Today we join Happy House kid Edward who is on the beach visit with all his brothers and sisters from our family.  They are having fun playing football and relaxing while they wait to do their re...
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The writing is in the sand

The writing is in the sand
Our Happy House children had a great time when they went to the beach after a busy week at school.  It was time just to chill out and have some fun.  They enjoyed writing messages in the san...
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Home pride

Home pride
All our Happy House children take a pride in their home. It's not just the place where they live,they are a family of children who love each other and their surroundings, We encourage them to helo, if...
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Clear-up job

Clear-up job
The heavy rains are causing some heavy work in the gardens at the Happy House. The mositure annd heat provide perfect growing conditions and weeds and bushes have shot up. Not only are they a nuisance...
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Brave boy Daudi

Brave boy Daudi
Accidents happen in every family, thankfully not too often. We have a casualty at the Happy House, young Daudi fell down the stairs and landed badly on his hand. :Luckily, Papa Dave was there to ...
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Poulet. pride

Poulet. pride
Happy House kid Chesco is really proud of the way the chickens they are rearing have frown from chicks to young birds. It's exciting for the children to have the role of looking after them at weekends...
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Madaraka Day

Madaraka Day
Saturday was Madaraka Day in Kenya and a public holiday. It is an annual celebration of the day in 1963 that Kenya attained internal self rule after being a British colony since 1920 While at Hap...
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