Author Archives: PEngDiva

The Ceremony We Never Had

It took us five years and four days, but we finally did it! We had our ‘wedding’ ceremony. Our big day came…and then went so fast. I’m so happy we have this video. After fighting for so long, it is … Continue reading

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IF I DON’T AGREE WITH YOU…

If I don’t agree with you it doesn’t make me an idiot! It also doesn’t make me wrong, ignorant, uninformed, misinformed, lazy, lacking factual information or even lacking a brain. Recent events have made me think of why I started this … Continue reading

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NOTHING

I won my appeal. The judge ruled in my favour yet my husband is still not in Canada 8 months later. WHY????? #Cdnimm pic.twitter.com/LIqDn7hXzo — Leslie Jennings (@PEngDiva) August 17, 2015 When I married an Algerian in 2011 I knew … Continue reading

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The Never-ending Pain of Waiting

On Friday April 24, 2015 I learned from my MPs office that even though my husband and I won our Immigration Appeal on December 22, 2014 the processing of our file may not be complete until September 2015. My husband … Continue reading

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MY DAY OF LOVE

Do you remember those cute Valentine’s day cards that we used to exchange with our classmates in elementary school?  I had almost forgotten them, with their cuddly bears or cartoon characters often holding hearts or balloons with friendly sayings in … Continue reading

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A Christmas Miracle – Latest Immigration News

On December 22, 2014 I received the best Christmas present I could ask for – After 3 long years of waiting and fighting Canada Immigration, the IRB judge ruled in our favour, allowing our appeal so that Noreddine will FINALLY … Continue reading

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Immigration Update

Hello friends.  It’s been a while. I wish I could share with you that Noreddine and I have had our Immigration Appeal hearing and have won it such that he can come to Canada now. But that is not the … Continue reading

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