Who Do They Love?

January 1, 2012

Nearly two years ago, my husband and I adopted a little boy from Ethiopia. He was 11 months old when he came to the US. He didn’t yet speak, and he had never heard a word of English. Within a few months, he woke up every morning saying, “Hi-pa. Hi-pa.” We assumed it was an Amharic word for bottle or “Get me out of this crib.” Much to our surprise, we soon figured out that he was asking for the iPad! READ MORE