We were a fun family of 3 who were looking to add to add a daughter to our family. We found her in Russia! Camden and Dasha are happy toddlers, Randy is a firefighter/paramedic and an emergency room nurse, and Denise is a busy stay-at-home mom!
Jan. 28th 2010-Filled out application for Agency A Jan. 29th 2010 Application mailed to Indiana.Feb. 4th, 2010 Application Approved!!!Feb. 8th, 2010 Home Study Agency chosen.
Feb. 27th 2010 Home Study Ready!Mar. 1st 2010 Turned in Certificates for on-line Hague required classes.March 26th 2010 Mailed I-600AApril 1st 2010 Home Study DONE!!!April 14th 2010 Picked-up Homestudy and remailed I-600A again! April 27th 2010 Mailed in Dossier 1 April 28th 2010 Received Fingerprint Appt. from USCISMay 6th 2010 Dossier 1 to RussiaMay 21st 2010 Fingerprint Appt.
June 30th 2010 Received 171-H ApprovalJan. 26th 2011 Home Study Agency BlacklistedMarch 1st 2011 Found New Home Study Agency March 8th 2011 Received Referral of a sibling pair. A boy and a girl.March 16th 2011 Had to decline 1st referral. Staying on the sibling list, instead of single child list.March 17th 2011 Re-Do Home Study with Agency #2May 9th 2011 Got Re-Fingerprinted with the USCIS
Sept. 23, 2011 Applied to Agency 2
October 12th 2011 REFERRAL!
October 18th 2011 Mailed off Dossier 1 for Agency B!
Nov. 6-11 2011 Trip 1!!!!
November 8th, 2011 Met Peanut for the first time!
Nov. 28th-Dec. 17th 2011 Trip 2!
Dec. 2nd Court Date
Dec. 14th, 2011 Family Day