2012-12-15: Met at a wedding where I was best man, and she was attending.
2013-10-06: After keeping in contact throughout the year via Facebook, she came to the US to visit family in NY/NJ. I decided to drive down from MA and meet with her. We hung out that night and sparks started flying. She came up to Boston three days later and our love story began.
2013-12-24 to 2013-12-29: She came back to Boston to visit, and finally had our official first date in North Conway, NH. Asked her to officially be my girlfriend this trip.
2014-01-10 to 2014-01-22: I traveled to Brazil to visit her. Met her whole lovely family, and had an amazing time.
2014-02-22 to 2014-03-04: Her second trip to visit me. Had a nice romantic getaway to Puerto Rico. In this trip she met my Mother, Grandmother, a couple of my Aunts and cousins.
2014-03-16: Skyped with her parents and asked for their permission and blessing to marry their daughter. Proposed to her.
2014-03-17: We began the process of filling out the forms for the K-1 Visa.
2014-03-27: Sent our i-129F Packet.
2014-03-29: USPS Tracking confirmed delivery.
2014-04-03: Received SMS Text and Email notification (NOA1)
2014-04-07: Received Hard Copy of NOA1.
2014-08-11: Update - Case was transferred.
2014-08-15: Hardcopy stating Transferred to CSC.
2014-08-29: Approval Email Received (NOA2)
2014-09-05: Received Hard Copy of NOA2.
2014-09-19: Called NVC and was told that it was received today.
2014-09-22: Case # Assigned.
2014-09-23: NVC Sent case out to Rio de Janeiro.
2014-09-25: Case status set to READY on CEAC.
2014-10-02: Received instructions from consulate via email. Interview date set for November 18, 2014.
2014-10-05: Submitted DS-160 and emailed confirmation to consulate.
2014-11-18: INTERVIEW DATE :) APPROVED!
2014-11-27: Received Passport with Visa and Envelope Package that cannot be opened.
2014-12-05: Symbolic Wedding in Brazil (WHAT A PARTY!!!!)
2014-12-08: Entry to the US (Via EWR - Took about 15 minutes).
2014-12-08: Applied for Marriage License, and coordinated with Justice of the Peace for our Wedding this Thursday.
2014-12-11: LEGAL WEDDING IN THE US!!!
2015-01-09: Sent Adjustment of Status forms to USCIS in Chicago, IL.
2015-01-12: Delivered (According to USPS.com site)
2015-01-15: NOA1 via Text and emails for all 3 forms.
2015-02-04: Biometrics Interview for I-485 and I-765 in Boston Office.
2015-03-06: Received Text that I-765 card will be mailed.
2015-03-16: Received I-765 card via mail.
2015-05-??: Some time in the month of May, we received a letter saying that USCIS does not have enough people to perform interviews, hence we will have to wait for a decision over mail.
2015-08-12: Received email that I-485 was approved.
2015-08-15: Received I-485 Approval letter in the mail.
2015-08-18: First use of AP through SJU airport. About 20-minute process.
2015-08-20: Received Resident Card in the mail.