On this festive day, the children congratulate Finland on her 100th anniversary of independence. What do they know about Finland: Our Mirjam is from Finland. Julia, 14 Our friends live there. They visit Ukraine and Friend’s House. Alyona, 14 Finnish people help us. I congratulate them on this day. Sveta, 10 Finnish friends visit us. [...]
This is a gift for Mom. She’ll be so glad! I made it myself in Friend’s House. I wish you all a nice weekend and pretty gifts! Polina, 7.
We have new and cool jigsaw puzzles and games in Friend’s House. I don’t have any such things at home. But I learn quickly and teach others to play. A friend is coming from Kyiv for the weekend, and we can try various games then. Do you have a good friend like I do? I [...]
Unplanned leave, or how a broken leg changed my thoughts about school… When I broke my leg and the doctors put it in plaster, they said I couldn’t go to school for four weeks. I was overjoyed – I have always dreamt of not having to go to school. But it was not like I [...]
“I’ll be President. Politicians can steal no more.” When I’m big, I’m going to be a programmer. I’m going to develop a game that everyone wants to play. My business will then be the best in the world. And when I have enough money, I’ll be President. Politicians can steal no more. I’ll control everything. [...]
I only had a home in my dreams – never in reality. I wanted my four children to have a home, but I knew it was impossible. We kept looking for a place to sleep in. Sometimes we found temporary homes, but they were not suited for children. Pat and Len gave us a room [...]