4 Nov 2013
As you know, we are in full on visiting season right now. Currently we have some german friends staying with us, who actually are pretty much responsible for us being here. They were the ones who made Flo sign up for the Greencard Lottery, which he luckily won on first try.
2 May 2011
What helped us out a lot was the American Dream winner forum (which you can join as a winner) and Greencard winners that had already gone through every step of the process. I would like to kind of give that favor back now that we live in the US, too,...
18 Sep 2010
20 Jun 2010
13 Jun 2010
Our interview was at 8.15 am. We arrived at the consulate at about 6.45 am which was a very good idea, because there already were tons of people waiting in line. You are not allowed to bring any technical devices into the consulate, so leave your mobile phones and laptops...
12 Jun 2010
Some weeks (or even months) after you've send the forms to the Department of State in Kentucky you will receive an invitation to your interview in Frankfurt. Before that interview you should visit the doctor. You can do that afterwards, too, but this will lengthen the time till your Visa arrives.
21 Mar 2010
Last time we went to the US the officers at the airport were anything but nice to us. We were very excited back then, because we were visiting our future home country for the first time as a married couple, and we were on our honeymoon, but that didn't impress...
17 Nov 2009
As I am 27 now, the last christmas seasons were more boring than exciting for me. With the knowledge that it's not Santa who brings the presents but my mom, the christmas magic vanished sometime in my teenage years.