Entries from 'Happy Home'

“teacher, teacher”

Over the last couple of months, I have started teaching English for some of the kids at Happy Home. Being a teacher is a completely new experience for me, and one that I didn’t really think would fit me, but actually I really enjoy working with the kids and getting to know some of them…

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Soup on a Sunday morning

I went to Old Naledi to visit the kids of Happy Home, who received some hot soup to keep warm on this cold and rainy day.I am so glad whenever I get a chance to see them.These kids just make my heart melt.

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little projects

For most of last year, we were working on some little projects with the kids at Happy Home. They learnt how to weave with sticks and natural materials and created some pretty pieces. They also built some miniature traditional houses complete with garden and fence with little twigs and recycled materials.I just felt like sharing…

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a day with flowers, letters & cupcakes

I wanted flowers in the house, so I picked some from the roadside on my way home. The afternoon I spent with the children at Happy Home and they wrote colorful answers to their pen pals. Their letters are really sweet and they even try to teach them some words in Setswana! The day ended…

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An early Christmas Party

The charity project that I’ve been involved in for a while was organising a Christmas party on Saturday. Already the week before we were busy preparing everything, including gift bags for more than 2oo children. On Saturday morning everyone gathered for a Christmas party and it was such a great experience to join the kids…

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