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New Chapter, New Stories

 Life has taken a turn for some really exciting stuff! I’m now thriving at thirty, happily married, and a full fledged Londoner. As an expat, I am eating new and amazing food, going to exciting new places, meeting inspiring new friends, and making new milestones… all while taking pride in my Filipino roots.

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23rd January 2018 7:00 am

If you're here about your UK Visa, please read this

Dear UK Visa reader, Thanks for reading my blog. I appreciate your visit! I just wanted to take this opportunity to say how happy I am that my words have found you. Technology is an amazing thing. I’ve heard from many others like you and me, people and couples who are in love and wanting to move into that next chapter in their lives. I’ve encountered people from all walks of life and from different parts of the world, thanks to this blog. That’s mindblowing if you ask me. Anyway, the reason that I am writing you, apart from showing appreciation for your readership, is to be ABSOLUTELY CLEAR on a few things. Let’s jump on to it, shall we? I AM NOT AN EXPERT. I cannot answer any of your questions. Each case is different, and I am only sharing what I know from what I’ve experienced and what I’ve read. I am, just like you, a UK Visa applicant. In fact, I have another one to apply for in a year. The process of applying for a UK spouse visa changes constantly,

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