#MeetTheMcPhails

JILL & JOHN TAKE ON MARRIAGE! John and I officially wed at the Justice of the Peace courthouse in Fort Worth, Texas on 13 May 2019 at 4:23pm by Judge Ralph Swearingin. We had a 4:00pm appointment so you can see just how quickly it all went. Such a breeze. Only my grandparents, close family…

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Beetroot, Blood Bats and Beerwah

October 2018 was my most recent journey to Australia, and John and I were about five months into the processing wait time for our K-1 Fiancé Visa. Because of the United States government and the whole visa process, John cannot travel to the States so I go visit him in Australia. YAY! Our USCIS processing is…

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On To The Next

WE RECEIVED THE BEST NEWS in our mailbox on Thursday, 17 January 2019. Our fiancé petition was officially approved by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services or USCIS!!! AH! I’M SO EXCITED!!! Getting the I-797 Notice of Action (USCIS approval letter) is a huge step forward because now it means that our petition is on to…

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Busy Body

Let me tell ya, life gets busy. Finding time to write is almost nonexistent nowadays, but I’ve managed to finally get something down. From Australia to Visa stuff–let me update you. First and foremost, John and I are officially awaiting the next steps for our fiancé visa process, so right now he’s home in Australia.(…

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Going The Distance

When John is in Germany, and I’m at home in the States the distance gets hard. RIDICULOUSLY hard. Smile Jillian! Be positive John! Long distance, no matter where or how long, is always a feat. And anyone who says otherwise is a liar. I have to say though, I’m one of the lucky ones because we only…

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