Tag Archives: Preapproval

Our I797 on its way back from the Houston Consulate

Yay!!!!  I just tracked our Fedex package and it was put in the system at approximately 3:30 pm on its way back to us.  I should have our authenticated I797 in my hands tomorrow morning.  What does this mean???  It … Continue reading

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Secretary of State: I-797

Ok, admittedly, this is going to be a very boring post for most. But, it is all part of the adoption process. As you know, we were thrilled to get our I797 from the USCIS last week. It came in … Continue reading

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No Sign of our I797

I was sincerely hoping that this piece of paper from the USCIS would come in this week before we left for vacation…sigh…I stalked the mailman everyday which only seemed to result in him coming later and later…it is a conspiracy! … Continue reading

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Preapproval!

Today, our agency sent the letter from China giving us preapproval to adopt Alex.  Full approval will be issued after they review our dossier documents.  We hope to have our dossier complete withiin the next two weeks.  Unfortunately, we are … Continue reading

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Letter of Intent, DTC, LID, what does it all mean?

What does it all mean?  Everyone has been asking me about the process.  So, in order to keep myself sane during the long wait we have ahead of us (waiting on paperwork), I will take some time and explain the … Continue reading

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