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Happy to be home

Happy to be home
The love and welcome of her friends made it easy for Purity when she came back to live in the Happy House family recently  Purity, along with her brother Stephano and sister, Jessica, had previou...
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Growing project

Growing project
Erick, Steve and Hussein are three keen young gardeners.  The boys, enjoy growing vegetables for the kitchen.  It is a useful hobby and here they say thank you to Mama Sue for providing...
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United fan squad

United fan squad
Meet the Manchester United fan squad at Happy House, led by Florence the other members are Jacinta, Priscilla and Morphin.  These youngsters really love United which is, at the moment, jostling w...
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Head, shoulders, knees and toes!

Head, shoulders, knees and toes!
Victor and Emmanuel, two of the younger members of the the family are here to entertain you. With the pandemic casting a shadow over lives we thought it would be good to bring you a ray of Kenyan suns...
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Man City fan foursome

Man City fan foursome
Top flight Premier League team, Manchester City, is the favourite of our Happy House founder, Mama Sue.  Born in Salford, Mama is through and through a Manchester girl - and proud of it.  As...
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Bright start

Bright start
Our students at Happy House School have a bright start to their day, Exercises in the school compound ensure that any are fully alert and all set to work when they go into class.  Here some of th...
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Soccer catch-up

Soccer catch-up
Youngsters at the Happy House eagerly follow the English Premier League . But time differences mean they can't watch games as they happen because they are often far too late but they are able to catch...
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School bell rings for Victor and James

School bell rings for Victor and James
Our two youngest Happy House children, James and Victor, have started school.  After months of lockdown in which all our kids were at at home and being home schooled, Victor and James had joined ...
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Greenhouse gang

Greenhouse gang
The weekend gives the children at Happy house a chance to help out in the garden  As you will know we have a lot of eager and green-fingered youngsters who like to help grow the food they get to ...
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Coat of paint for kitchen

Coat of paint for kitchen
In a family home as big as our Happy House there is always somewhere that needs a lick of paint.  And keeping on top of things is the job of the maintenance staff. Here Uncle Ibrahim is painting ...
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Stadium gets spruced up

Stadium gets spruced up
The grandstand next to our football pitch at Happy House is starting the year in fine fettle. It has been spruced up with all the seats given a coat of varnish by Uncle Brian, a member of our mai...
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Baby class on the move

Baby class on the move
The youngest children in Happy House School will be moving into a new classroom.  The room, as Mama Sue explains in this video, is close to the toilets and has a ready made grassed play area righ...
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Fitness first

Fitness first
Join our lower primary children from Happy House School when they start their day with some exercises. As regular followers of our blog will know, we like to put exercise at the start of the day ...
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Raising the flags

Raising the flags
Every Monday morning, Happy House School begins with an assembly. And as part of that the school Scouts raise the flags - the national flag of Kenya followed by the Union flag, as a tribute to Ma...
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Busy in the garden

Busy in the garden
We have lots of enthusiastic young gardeners at the Happy House. They enjoy growing and harvesting vegetable crops which then go into the kitchen so that they can also tucking into the food they have ...
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Auntie Dawn's new sponsor friend

Auntie Dawn's new sponsor friend
DawnHeather White, Auntie Dawn to our children at Happy House, is a loving and loyal friend to our family. She's been visiting regularly since we opened and on this trip, from her home in Northern Ire...
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Always a Happy House kid ...

Always a Happy House kid ...
Stephano, Jessica and Purity were in dire need when they came into the care of Happy House. With Mama Sue's kindness their mum was able to get back on her feet and to be reunited as a family with her ...
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Always a Happy House kid ...

Always a Happy House kid ...
Stephano, Jessica and Purity were in dire need when they came into the care of Happy House.  With Mama Sue's kindness their mum was able to get back on her feet and to be reunited as a family wit...
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An act of kindness

An act of kindness
Papa started the school week at Happy House in his usual role as Radio Watamu. He updated the children on the weekend football results including the result of a match between his own top team, Le...
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Active day of fun

Active day of fun
In our final visit to the New Year's Eve sports day at Happy House, we join the children during a break. They are recharging their batteries with juice and biscuits before getting back on the field fo...
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