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Gardener Daudi

Gardener Daudi
The Happy House gardens inspire lots of young gardeners, Daudi among them. Daudi is growing plants in his own little plot and enjoys tending them in his apare time.  Agriculture lessons at school...
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Pull-along cart

Pull-along cart
A talented Happy House kid has made a cart for his bothers and sisters. Ever-resourceful Saidi collected sticks and tied them together with an improvised twine. The cart will be rested onto a piece of...
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Learning a language

Learning a language
When Morphin came into the care of Happy House he could barely speak English and his education was sadly lacking.  He'd been living on the streets before being taken into the temporary shelter of...
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Woodwork with a difference

Woodwork with a difference
Joiner Uncle Charo has on a job with a difference. Instead of making furniture or other essential woodwork for Happy house in our workshop, he is making geometrical instruments for school. The la...
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Busy on the buses

Busy on the buses
Happy House driver Uncle Alfred takes great pride in the lovely vehicles we have for school transport.  He drives on the school run, collecting children from the area surrounding, in the morning ...
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Cooking dishes with a dash of joy

Cooking dishes with a dash of joy
At Happy House everything cooked in our kitchen is made with a dash of joy!  Uncle Foleni and Auntie Millicent make a great team creating tasty meals for our family at home and also for the child...
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Garden gang

Garden gang
At Happy House there is never a shortage of helpers. With so many eager children in our family, many hands real does make light work. On Saturday a group of little boys was delighted to help with clea...
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Sew good for Auntie Constance

Sew good for Auntie Constance
Seamstress Auntie Constance enjoys her job working at the Happy House.  With an influx f new children from the cmmunity starting at our school this term, she is currently busy making their unifor...
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Hoping for a bumper crop

Hoping for a bumper crop
Today we join gardener Uncle Tevin in one of the growing tunnels we have in our garden at the Happy House.  The mesh tunnels, which were specially develped for small farmers, protect the crops fr...
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Starting the term with exams

Starting the term with exams
Starting a new term at Happy House School holds no trepidation for our children, they absolutely love going to school.  Anyone who has visited Happy House and who has been around when they leave ...
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Excited about time ahead

Excited about time ahead
Happy House kid Florence can't wait to for her next big step in life ... secondary school. On March 7 she will start her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams, which mark the end of primary sch...
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Please take care

Please take care
Our children at Happy House follow both home and international news with interest.   are encouraged, always, to broaden their horizons and to get a better understanding of the world and how ...
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Recorder play off

Recorder play off
Children at Happy House enjoy playing the recorder and two of the boys decided to have a competition which they want you to judge! Saidi and Morphin chose different tunes with singer accompaniment and...
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Ready for the term ahead

Ready for the term ahead
This is a big term for Happy house kid Diana.  She will be sitting her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams in March and is now busy ensuring she is well prepared for a pass.  One we...
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Musyoka learns joinery

Musyoka learns joinery
Our skilled Happy House joiner, Uncle Charo enjoys passing on his skills to our kids.  He's an excellent teacher and here Musyoka is showing us a locker he has made under Uncle Charo's direction....
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Happy to be back at school

Happy to be back at school
Happy House Saidi enjoyed his first week back in school after the Christmas break so much he wants to tell you about. Books, uniform, teachers and lessons all went down well with this young man and he...
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A song for you

A song for you
Happy House kid Esther will be 10 this month  She came to our family when she was a few weeks old , having been found abandoned , as a newborn.  After 11 days in hospital she was placed in o...
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Silly noises!

Silly noises!
Another balloon video from our Happy House children.  As Eric tells us they are using the balloons to make noises - and what small child doesn't laugh at a rude noise? Here they are blowing up th...
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Popping good fun!

Popping good fun!
A packet of balloons brings so much pleasure to our Happy House kids. In this video they're having such fun trying to burst the baloons.  As they don't last for long in the intense Kenyan heat, t...
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Tough call for judges

Tough call for judges
There was a tough call for judges when they were asked to decide who sings better - the Happy House girls or the Happy House boys. Both choirs sang out loud and did their very best. But the decision f...
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