1st trip in new Motorhome tomorrow

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  1. carolyn

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    I have been busy packing it up today, I feel the windbreak, chairs and table may be a bit optimistic but the Fray Bentos pie has been safely transferred from the old van in case of emergencies. I think I just have to fill fridge in the morning and then when Nick finishes at lunchtime we will be off. Very excited, had my first go at filling the lpg thing, I have no finger nails left but the nice man at Pemco Pitstop in Yeovil was very helpful, 57p a litre.
     
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    Well done you - its a bit scary isn't it? (y)
     
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    Fray Bentos pie in a tin - one of our MH essentials!! The only argument is whether we share it of have one each ;-)
     
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    Do you use it as a levelling ramp or to provide traction under the wheels if you get stuck?
     
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    [QUOTE="carolyn, post: 1348840, member: 21586"I feel the windbreak may be a bit optimistic [/QUOTE]
    ah but in the event of you breaking wind the neighbours will be protected, hee hee. Enjoy your trip and don't forget the corkscrew and credit card.
     
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    About the best thing for it.:)
     
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    Enjoy !!
     
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    Thank you for the kind words, I think I said on here a couple of years back that I bought the Fay Bentos pie before our first meet as I thought it was compulsory and thought there might be a wierd game involved like cheese rolling. I'm still not entirely sure when I would be desperate enough to eat one especially now with a fridge that's a decent size.
     
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    Yayyy! have a good time.
     
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    Oh Carolyn - what a sheltered life you must have led ;-)
     
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    well done and don't forget the CAN OPENER , no point in having a scrummy fray bentos pie or two if you cant open the thing , teeth marks on a fray bentos tin is a sign of desperation:)

    enjoy your first tip
     
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    Enjoy your trip.......



    Even if not the pie:whistle:
     
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  14. Bill_OR

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    I understand the warranty on the oven is void if you forget to use the tin opener....
    I'm sure this isn't the reason why Carolyn started this thread so Carolyn - I hope you have a great trip out in your new motorhome!!
     
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    First trip in a new van, and Fray Bentos pies, mmm, life doesn,t get any better.
    Phil
     
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    One is never enough! Tonight we will be dining on Steak and kidney pudding with veg, mmm.
    Phil
     
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    Have A good trip. Can't wait To get out in our pvc. Even if it means it's not properly finished, were still going to Whitby goth with the funsters.
     
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    Even the Greeks knew what to do with them: (But for the OP - have a good one. Look forward to reading about your trips to far flung places.) :):):)
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    @carolyn. Have a good trip Carolyn with or without the Fray Bentos pies. We are off tomorrow on our first trip since New year, busy trying to see everything goes back into the Motorhome.
     
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    we hope all is going well. well you take pie out of tin. and then use the bottom part as a dog bowl.
     
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