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Spick and soan

The Happy House kids love their home and take a pride in keepping it spick and span.  So m,uch so they have split themselves into groups to tidy the grounds, front and back, so that everywhere is...
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Holiday homework

When you have homework to do it is always a good thing to get it done as soon as possible.  Lelsey and his Happy House friends are doing just that and working hard on the holiday assignments thei...
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Bringing smiles

Brian Hayward, one of our fisrt Happy House kids, likes to keep up with world news.  He is following the trroubles in the Middle East and the weather in the UK . After seeing both causing so much...
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DJ Diana

Holiday activities are in full swing for our Happy House family now that most of the children are on school holidays. Diana is preparing for a dance class for the boys and girls at which she will be t...
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Pitch perfect

With a football match planned at Happy House, the kids are making sure that the pitch is ready to play.  And they are harnessing team work to cut the grass to the right level for the game, as Mor...
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Table task

Now they have the longest school holiday of the year, the Happy House children choose to help around the house.  This week, Abdul's task is to wipe down all tbles at meal times and after activiti...
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Finals for John

John was one of our very first Happy House kids.  He came into our care with his elder brother, Sifas, and younger sister, Karembo. Now he is on the verge of completing his schooling, with just h...
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Progress report

Mwende was just a toddler when she arrived at the Happy House more than 13 years ago.   Now she is a wonderful big "sister" to the little ones in our care. Today she is looking after Preciou...
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Rugby squads

Our Happy House kids are recent converts to the game of rugby with teams formed for both girls and boys. And we meet them here on the eve of a match in which they are to play each other, with Papa as ...
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Holiday plans

Our Happy House kid now have the longest sshool holiday of the year and it will be 2024 when they go back to class!   We feel it's important to keep them up to speed with their education so ...
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Holiday help

The academic year has ended in Kenya and our Happy House family is looking forward to the longest holiday of the year. Husna says that's why they are planning to help the house aunties wherever they c...
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Holiday freestyle

Mwende is excited that school has come to the end of the academic year and the kids at Happy House are now on holiday. She has taken out her braids.ready to wash her hair and is looking foirward to go...
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God's blessing

While to many of us in the UK may have had enough of the rain, our children at the Happy House welcome every drop.  After some scorching heat, Diana is greeting the rain with a smile has it helps...
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All washed up!

Ever since he was a small child our Happy House Brian Hayward has liked to be helpful. And now school is out he is keen to assist where he can, making life a little easier on our house aunties who loo...
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Impromptu performance

Today little Victor brings together an impromptu choir of Happy House kids to sing a song for you.

Always busy

Uncle Ibrahim, a member of our Happy House maintenance staff is always busy and he likes it that way.  This week one of his jobs has been to prepare and repaint the metalwork which is quite a tas...
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Enjoying Heroes Day

Yesterday was Mashujaa Day in Kenya, a public holiday to celebrate the heroes who contributed to the struggles for independence.  For our Happy House children that meant a longer weekend than usu...
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Leafy litter

After a period of high temperatures and strong breezes Happy House gardener, Uncle Tevin, has a lot of clearing up to do. Lots of leaves have fallen making a mess of the pathways through the gardens s...
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Floating along

Meet Happy House kid Chesco and his Grade 4 pals in a science and technolgy lession at our school.  They have been tasked woth making things that float and have improvised by making a lifejacket ...
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Students visit

Happy House was pleased to welcome taecher Naomi and a group of her students from the hairdressing course at Kakuyuni Vocational Training Centre, near Malindi.  They were given a tour of our home...
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