Just for Fun

The savvy, charming and hilarious members of ActiveRain like to let their hair down and have a little fun. Topics take on a whole new life when the creative minds of AR author fun posts. Wordless Wednesdays are a big contributor of this topic along with other posts written for fun. With each of our members' clever wit behind these blog posts, there should definitely be something for everyone to delight in.


Take a moment out from the daily grind to get lost in these entertaining pieces. If you have a funny story or photo you'd like to share with the wonderful world of AR, please do. Just for Fun posts are a great avenue to expressing yourself and sharing your funny bone.

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By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
Comments 64
It was a quiet, I was tired and I decided to spend the rest of the evening reading before finally nodding off. I bid farewell to ActiveRain via my laptop and gave it permission to enter the sleep mode at its convenience. In other words, I gave it the rest of the night off. A few hours later, I he...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 67
Happiness is a Choice I’ve written motivational posts before about happiness. I’m a firm believer that others cannot make our happiness, nor can they take it away. We are in control of our own inner being - and that includes happiness.  Making gratitude affirmations is a great way to reflect upon...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 2
January 24th is Compliment Day! Everyone has good attributes, but not everyone gets a chance to hear what positive attributes others notice. A little compliment can have a big positive incluence on someone's day. It's easy to find compliments for family and loved ones, even for one's Mother-in-La...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 0
          Library Shelfie Day is January 22, always falling on the fourth Wednesday of January. What is a shelfie? Whty a photo of a favorite shelf of books! Some book collectors arrange collections to feature the spines, while others coordinate books by color, theme or even the librarian's favo...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 10
I just saw Nina Hollander 's post, It's National Compliment Day: Everyone Loves A Compliment! I Know I Do!  As Nina writes in her post, scientific studies have long shown that compliments are  great motivators and help to build self-esteen. One study showed that people's performances improved wit...

By Jan Green, HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN
(Value Added Service, 602-620-2699)
Comments 20
How many of us order from Amazon? How many of us toss the boxes in the trash?  The recylcle bin?  I'm betting MANY of us.    Exciting news!  Now you can re-purpose that box and donate items at the same time - all at no cost to you! Enter Amazon and The Give Back Box Some of us can't recycle cardb...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for January 24, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO14°Our Friday morning starts with cold temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises us abundant sunshine with a high temperature in the lower to middle 40's.For a change, we can expect a calm wind!Sunrise:  7:12Su...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 16
Looking at condos in DC is awesome!  You never know what you are going to see from a window or a balcony. Rooftop decks are incredible.  You turn around and there is the National Cathedral.  You look in the other direction and there is the Capitol or the Washington Monument.  I was on my way to a...

By Asad Malik, I'm an real estate agent and a house builder.
(Hellgeeks)
Comments 2
Essay writing is an essential skill that helps depict a certain topic or situation. When it comes to writing an essay on a career as a real estate agent, you must know that buying and selling homes is one of the biggest investments of everyone’s life. People usually seek help from real estate age...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Samuel Fraunces was born circa 1722/23 in the West Indies however, his true place of birth is unknown. The first documentation of Samuel was in New York City in 1755 where he was registered as a British subject and Inn Holder. In 1776, he was issued a tavern license. From 1758-62 he operated the ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 21
Trivia question answers for Thursday January 23, 20201. By what common name do we refer to "hook and loop" fasteners as? Velcro2. What is biltong? Dried meat3. What animal lives in a lodge? The beavr4. Bees have five what? EyesTrivia questions for Friday January 24, 20201. How many enemy planes m...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 2
Like Random Facts? Here are 5 Weird But True World-Changing Facts That Happened on January 24.41 - Emperor Claudius succeeds his infamous nephew Caligula as Roman Emperor after Caligula’s assassination by his own Praetorian Guards.1656 – Dr. Jacob Lumbrozo arrives in Maryland, making him the firs...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 12
Book Recommendation: A Great Deliverance by Elizabeth George A Great Deliverance (1988) is a mystery novel featuring Inspector Thomas Lynley and Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, the first of twenty books in this series, by The New York Times bestselling American author Elizabeth George. This bo...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 3
I totally love this idea and have blogged about recycling/donating Amazon boxes in the past. How many of us order from Amazon? How many of us toss the boxes in the trash?  The recylcle bin?  I'm betting MANY of us.      Exciting news!  Now you can re-purpose that box and donate items at the same ...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 64
 Monday Morning Quarterbacking Of Sorts On A Tuesday Monday Morning Quarterbacking Of Sorts On A Tuesday I see that that Valley Of The Sun fun-meister and ActiveRain Ambassador Anna Banana Kruchten Broker/Owner, CRB, CRS has a new scheme of sorts for fun and frivolity on this platform.   It's tim...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 24
Trivia question answers for Wednesday January 22, 2020 1. What is a group of mallards in flight called? A Sord 2. What are baby sharks known as? Pups 3. What would a doctor call "pes planus"? Fallen arches 4. What is the fourth largest US state in surface area?  Montana Trivia questions for Thur...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
William Fothergill Cooke was born in Ealing, Middlesex, England back in 1806. He was educated at the Durham School before enrolling at the University of Edinbrugh. When he was 20 he enrolled in the Indian Army. After five year of service he returned to study medicine in Paris. In 1836, he was som...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 29
A Big Change with No Regrets Endre Barath, Jr. is hosting January’s Challenge...What changes did you make last year or the year before that worked?  Posts like this are always a good time to reflect on our own lives and also learn from the stories of others.  My journey of change began in 2018 wh...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 6
Westcliffe, CO Weather for January 23, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO15°Our Thursday morning starts with cold temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with a high temperature near the 40° mark.We can expect a west northwest wind between 5...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 16
Winter in Carlsbad is Tough to Take  We have our own version of winter here in Carlsbad in Southern California, and it's tough to take...note the sarcasm! The Bird of Paradise are blooming all over, along with other flowers that keep the hummingbirds happy, and the grass and vegetation are pretty...