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Servicing our cameras

Servicing our cameras
Last time we met our computer teacher, Mr Chris, he was busy watering the grass at schjool while it is closed for the holidays. Today he is working at the Happy House home servicing the security camer...
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Tomato times

Tomato times
Uncle Julius, one of our Happy House ground staff, has been working hard in the greenhouse ready to transplant tomatoes.  He has been preparing the seedbed so that it will be ready for a new crop...
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Making more room to play

Making more room to play
By removing some trees the Happy House kids will have a bit of extra land to play on.  Papa Dave agreed when they asked if it was possible to expand their sports field at home.  The trees th...
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Keeping busy

Keeping busy
Computer teacher, Mr Chris, has been keeping busy during the Happy House School holidays.  One of the tasks he has taken on is to water the grass at school so that would not wither and die in the...
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Anxious times

Anxious times
Florence is one of our Happy House youngsters eagerly awaiting the results of her Kenya Certificte of Primary Education.  A bright and attentive student, Florence is hoping she will have done wel...
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Cultral study

Cultral study
Happy House kid Morphin is reading a book about one of his nation's best known ethnic groups, the Maasai.  The Maasia people's distinctive and colourful dress and customs are known across the wor...
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Collecting wood

Collecting wood
Give our Happy Huse kids a job today and they'll do it properly.  When they were asked to search around the compound for bits of wood, the younger ones joined forces and sought out every bit they...
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Keeping up appearances

Keeping up appearances
Keeping on top of maintenance work is vital at the Happy House. With so many children living in our family everything gets a great deal of wear and tear, but the elements - strong sun, salt in the air...
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Lessons at home

Lessons at home
While school is out, John has been learning new skills at home. And his teachers have been two of our Happy House ground staff, Uncle Abraham and Uncle Alfred.  They have been teaching John how t...
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Soccer training

Soccer training
School holidays have provided a great opportunity for our Happy House kids to embark on some soccer training. The boys and girls are all football mad and enjoy both watching and playing the sport. Her...
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Songs for you

Songs for you
While the Happy House family was waiting to set out for the beach, our children got into song.  They wanted to share their birthday joy with you, our friends.  Every child understands how mu...
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Birthday at the beach

Birthday at the beach
What fun our Happy House children had celebrating our 12th birthday.  They were up early and ready to head for the beach before the sun became too hot . They splashed in the sea, played games on ...
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Eagerly waiting

Eagerly waiting
Husna is one fof the Happy House kids who recently sat their Kenya Certiicate of Primary Education exams, now she is eagerly awaiting the results.  The KCPE is the gateway to secondary school for...
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We can feel the Power of Love

We can feel the Power of Love
Just imagine what it's like to run a family home for 50 children without any electricity. Many people in Kenya are used to being without electricity, indeed they live without it, but at the Happy Hous...
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Too many cooks

Too many cooks
Every party needs cakes! Yesterday at Happy House it was extra hands in the kitchen to bake enugh cakes for our 12th birthday party today. And, typically, Papa Dave thought they couldn't do it without...
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Welcome home

Welcome home
There was anticipation and excitement for our children a Happy House at the weekend as they waited for their friends to return after going on home visits.  It's not passible for everyone to visit...
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Happy days!

Happy days!
In two days time, on March 17, the Happy House will be celebrating it's 12th birthday.  How far we have come since our beloved Mama Sue achieved her vision of opening what she wanted to be a very...
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Watering the garden

Watering the garden
Gardening is a pastime all the kids living at Happy House enjoy.  They learn a lot from the uncles working in the garden and understand the need to nuture the plants they grow. Morphin is waterin...
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My talent by Brian

My talent by Brian
Brian Hayward plays football every day.  Brian, who has lived as a precious member of our family at the Happy House since he was just a baby, likes to practice every day after school and onc...
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Sorting the beans

Sorting the beans
Now it is the school holidays, our Happy House children are enjoying helping around their big and and loving home.  In this video, introduced by Priscilla, a group of youngsters is sorting throug...
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