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Kitchen helpers

Helping to prepare meals at weekend is just one of the many things our Happy House kids enjoy.  Assisting with the chores around their home is being part of a family and every weekend they sort t...
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Catching up

At Happy House children help each other. Whether at home or in school, they are one big family and understand the importance of being kind and helpful to others. So when it comes to learning, if one p...
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Inspiring young minds

Monday assembly is always a special time at Happy House School. Mama Sue and Papa Dave like to be there to fire up enthusiasm and inspire the the kids ready for the week ahead. The children really enj...
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Exciting school project to counter effects of the pandemic

The pandemic is taking a worrying toll on children's education around the world. In Kenya, children returned to school in January after being off since March.  At Happy House children's home we f...
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Post lockdown learning

Post lockdown e-learning is proving a hit with teachers and students at Happy House School . Children living in the care of Happy House, like Morphin, did so well learning, via Zoom, whilst being home...
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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

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

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!

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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