The Move: Part 2

We woke sleepy-eyed but excited at the ungodly hour of 3:30am on the 10th Feb,ready to say goodbye to our beloved home of Melbourne and start our journey to the U.S. We had to be at the airport at 5 am for our 7 am flight to Sydney, as  Virgin unfortunately stopped flying MEL-LAX directly in October [...]


Our Consulate Interview: Part 1

On the 25th November, after what felt like an eternal wait, we finally were given our interview date at the Sydney Consulate for our DV Lottery interview - 9am Tuesday 13th January. Finally, we could start planning!! The first thing we had to do is let our employers know. It was sad for me to [...]

DV journey progress…

The DV Lottery, also known as the "Green Card Lottery" is a strange and confusing yet wondrous thing for anyone who wants the chance to live in the US permanently! Since Clint was selected in May, I have been researching it every spare moment I have, to understand how it all works. Initially I thought that [...]