Guess what!

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  1. yodeli

    yodeli Funster Life Member

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    Jumping Froggy:BigGrin::BigGrin::Tongue1:
     
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  2. laneside

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    I bet you have got it into the French system or you are pregnant-------great news either way
     
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  3. GJH

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    Hope you get over your upset soon :Laughing::Laughing:
     
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    DEEP FRIED FROG LEGS
    Med. frog legs (dressed)
    1 c. flour
    1 tbsp. lemon pepper
    1 tsp. salt
    1 tsp. black pepper
    2 eggs (beaten)
    Cracker crumbs (fine)
    Vegetable oil for frying
    Wash frog legs in cold water, drain. Put flour, lemon pepper, salt and black pepper in a bag and shake to mix. Shake frog legs in the seasoned flour to coat, dip in beaten egg and roll in cracker crumbs. Deep fry at 365 degrees for 7 to 8 minutes or until golden brown.

    :RollEyes:
     
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    Hey, je pensais que vous mangez pauvres petites jambes froggy là-bas.
    Ceux qui sautent meilleur goû :thumb:
     
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    The vans sorted then :thumb::BigGrin:
     
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    ,,,,, errrrrrrr ...... dunno ...:Eeek:

    But happiness is contagious ...:thumb::thumb::BigGrin::BigGrin::BigGrin::BigGrin::BigGrin::BigGrin::BigGrin::thumb:
     
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  8. yodeli

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    Just needed a little pause after a difficult trip today to Brive. Last step and hope to get a certification.
    No need to tell you how anxious I was.....

    I don't know what was twisting my stomach most : the very strong winds I had to fight all the way, the rain or the final answer. I was fearing another NO so much!


    I arrived an hour earlier and saw the man in charge of homologation checking a French "le Randonneur", looking at all the details getting in and out and I was in mine.... crossing my fingers so much they were sore in the end, praying the good God of motorhomers to make me a favour. Then I saw the man asking the owner of the randonneur to come into the office. I saw them going out again a few minutes later , shaking hands and the owner left.

    MY TURN !
    Oh dear..... He started looking at the tyres (I had been told they were not the right ones...) and I heard him muttering ...ok.... then, he wanted me to open the bonnet .....and then ... he asked me to open the passenger door , had a look under the carpet and..
    OK it's not stolen !
    I am very happy it's not I said ....!!!:BigGrin:

    Then He said Ok , no reason for me to check the rest as your motorhome was put in conformity by Mister Boullet! ..

    ....:Eeek:
    Really?


    Yes , he said, All the people buying foreign vans should go through him, they would not spend so much money and they would get their papers straight away! And he said : Now give me all the papers of the van please, as I am going to send the whole file to your prefecture to let them know you have now a certificate of conformity.
    Your prefecture will send you a letter telling you you can come and get your French plates and grey card!
    Happy travels in your little "bolide" he said with a charming smile!

    We shook hands and off he went...
    I'm still trying to make sure I didn't dream it all!

    Can't wait for my plates now..... Yipeeeeeeee!


    Frankie

    Jeeez I was still soooo confused I forgot to tell you that all this happened because Pam (Spitfire) gave me the name of this man!
    If you want to get your certificate just google "savignat roche" and you will have all the details of the man who made the whole difference!
    Thanks again to Pam!!!:Cool:
     
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  9. GJH

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    Nice one Frankie.

    You'll have to employ a labourer from Portugal to keep it tidy for you now :Laughing:
     
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    Wish I could "like" more than once! Great news.
     
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    Brilliant news Frankie we are just so pleased for you, now get out as often as possible and enjoy it because that is what you deserve :thumb::thumb:
     
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    So so happy for you :thumb: not often I can help a French person in France ! It is usually tge other way round :Rofl1:

    Lots and lots of happy travelling :Smile:
     
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    Soo pleased for you, Frankie :party2: Enjoy :BigGrin::BigGrin:
     
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    Congrats:thumb:
     
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    Snip

    You need to be careful what you eat before long journeys. :Laughing:
     
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    well done it was worth the wait I can now uncross everything:thumb:
     
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    What can I say ..... I have always loved English baked beans!!:Rofl1:

    Mind you ..... You don't need spray to kill flies, French Garlic gives you terrible burps.... I nearly killed JJ with suffocation :Laughing::Laughing:
     
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    I can't begin to tell you how pleased we are for you, suffice to say...

    ...."Chuffed to Monkeys"
    Frankie.
     
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    Dear Frankie, what wonderful news. Congratulations, we are so happy for you. :party2::france::france::france::party2::party2::france::france::france::BigGrin:
     
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    very happy for you :BigGrin::thumb: so where's the first trip for you and Max ?

    terry
     
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