Ciara

Grade 5

Winnipeg
Manitoba

What Home Is

Home is a place to build your future, to hold memories. A home is a place where secrets are told and kept. A home is a place where you have unlimited privacy. Home is a place where nobody judges you, a place where you can feel any emotion you want. Home is a place where laughter fills the air. Home is place filled with love and care. A home is a place where you have amazing times with friends and family. Your home doesn’t have to be nice, you just need a roof over your head, food on your table and love in your heart. Home is a place where love is shared, passed around. It doesn’t matter what the outside of the house looks like, it’s what is inside that matters. Home is a place where you have the right to smile. Home is a place where happiness is endless. Home is a place for peace and hope. A home is a place with endless possibilities. Home is a place where you have no limits. A home is a place where you can enjoy life with friends and family, a place where the love for each other is endless! Home is a place where you can play or fight with siblings, home is a bully free place. Home is a place where you can act goofy and dress up like superheroes and jump off the couch or your bed, home is a place where you can cry and your parents will always comfort you, it’s a place where you can laugh and your parents will laugh will you, where you can smile and your parents will smile too and a place where you can have a bad day and try everything they can to cheer you up or comfort you. Home is a place where you get clean clothes and a clean bed, Home is a place where you can build a snowman on winter and have fun and play tag in the summer. Home is a place where you can text, call or FaceTime your friends or family. Home is a place where you can build projects with parents or by yourself you can also invite friends over to make projects or do research. Where you can have friends over for a birthday party. Where you can have Christmas parties, Halloween parties and go trick or treating with cousins, Easter celebrations and go chocolate egg hunting with cousins and finally Remembrance day where you and your family will pray in the family room. Where you and your dad watch hockey and when your favorite team scores listening to your dad yell like he is really at the game! A home is a place where you can cherish all the special moments that have happened throughout the year with family and friends. There’s no place like HOME!!