Filling I-751 Form To Remove Conditions

We finally submitted our I-751 Application to Remove Conditions! We used to think getting a Visa to live in a foreign country was the first and last step, but that is not the case. Our particular experience with a spouse Visa is that after 2 years we need to apply to remove the 2-year conditional residency

My Birth Story in Tangier, Morocco

I wanted to have a “natural” birth, but aren’t all births technically natural? I think that’s a topic for a whole other blog post, but overall, in my opinion, birth is very very 100% natural regardless of how exactly the baby exits the body and enters into the world. In summary, I didn’t want toContinue reading “My Birth Story in Tangier, Morocco”

You Want to Visit Morocco?

I haven’t had the opportunity to travel south of Morocco, but with the help of my husband I can help you get to all the best places. If you are traveling from Spain, Italy, or France it seems the best option to Morocco would be to take a ferry to Ceuta because boats are moreContinue reading “You Want to Visit Morocco?”

The Philosophical Reality of Moving to Morocco

The title should really say, “the reality of moving to another country, reverting to Islam, getting married, and becoming pregnant.” It’s a mouthful to say, read, and comprehend, so we’ll keep the focus of this article to some of my big take-backs from living here in Morocco. This is life, right? Difficult to “figure out”Continue reading “The Philosophical Reality of Moving to Morocco”

The Meeting

“When did you meet each other?” A question a lot of people that have fallen in love online face multiple times. “We met online through Instagram.” How the people feel after hearing this answer and whatever direction their minds wander is their business and I respect their freedom of thought. The important take-away is toContinue reading “The Meeting”

The Power of Asking for Help

Alhamdulillah! Zouhair and I have been fortunate enough to be introduced to a fantastic baby doctor, OB/GYN through the use of social media. Expat.com is a website I registered with to speak with other expats and read forums to learn more about the country of Morocco through the experiences of other Morocco-based expats. I came acrossContinue reading “The Power of Asking for Help”

Family Announcement

Baby banana is coming soon and we are so excited to hug him! We went to a market (Souk) and we bought Bananas. When we came back home we found an adorably tiny baby banana inside and decided it was the right time to make a  picture to tell everyone this big news. We are running outContinue reading “Family Announcement”

Our First Pregnancy Doctor Experience in Morocco

In America, if you’re looking for a new doctor, you either go to Google, call your insurance provider for a recommendation, or consult family and friends for a referral. After you’ve found your prospective physician you then proceed to call the doctors office, a nurse answers, and you schedule an appointment. You usually get aContinue reading “Our First Pregnancy Doctor Experience in Morocco”

I-130 Packet: Cover Letter Example

April 25, 2016 USCIS P.O. Box 804625 Chicago, IL 60680-4107 Subject: I-130 Petition for [SPOUSE’S NAME] Dear Sir/Madam: I, [NAME], a citizen of the United States, would like to file a petition I-130 for my spouse, [SPOUSE’S NAME]. Please find enclosed the following required and supporting documents: Completed and signed for G-1145 Completed and signedContinue reading “I-130 Packet: Cover Letter Example”