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 John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for January 16, 2019 Good Morning Westcliffe, CO33°Our Wednesday morning starts with chilly temperatures and mostly cloudy skies to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with a high temperature in the lower to middle 40's.We can expect a west wind around 1...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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I’ve had the pleasure to meet and work with a dynamic lady selling her home and finding another that fitted her new lifestyle. Ramona Oliver is an Austin retiree who lets no grass grow under her feet. She pursues a passionate interest in positive aging in all areas of her life.  Ramona asserts th...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Tuesday January 15, 20191. What is the smallest marine mammal? The sea otter2. Where was King Arthur's court? Camelot3. Who directed Resovoir Dogs? Quentin Tarantino4. Which car manufacturer was the first to introduce seat belts as a stanfard feature in their vehicles?...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Rudolf Heinrich was born in Rodalben, Palatinate, Germany back in 1922 to Leo and Lotte. At 14 he was expelled from school because of his ancestry. He had to attend an all-Jewish school.in 1938, just two months prior to Kristallnacht the family moved to New York City. He worked in a factory for $...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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Wordless Wednesday - Always Believe   Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts

By Michelle Carr-Crowe Just Call 408-252-8900 Top 1%!, 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)
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by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweNational Nothing Day is a day to "celebrate" by  literally doing nothing on January 16th every year.What's known about this day is who created it and its simple purpose. Nothing Day is an "non-event" proposed in 1972 by columnist Harold Pullman Coffin....

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker I would maintain that thanks is the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder!  G.K. Chesterton    Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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4 easy recipes from Arizona that you can surely do in your own kitchen.  Try it and enjoy!  1. Three Cheese Artichoke and Spinach DipGrated parm cheese, shredded mozzarella, chopped spinach, and sweet red pepper make this delicious recipe. Combined with cream cheese, mayo and butter make this dip...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Wordless Wednesday...The Daily Shells The other day on our beach walk Larry and I both remembered a very special bench that we used to check every morning.  Actually, the bench wasn’t any different from any of the other benches along the beach. However what made it special was what was left on it...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Motivational Monday - Momentum & GoalsBusiness Planning - Keeping the Momentum GoingLife's lessons are plentiful and one that I learned after many trials and tribulations in this business was to formulate goals - business goals and personal goals as well. Initially I was not good at it and procla...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Monday January 14, 20191. What number is represented by "D" in Roman numerals? 5002. Which music genre literally means "new trend" in Portuguese? Bossa Nova3. What is a second full moon in a month called? Blue Moon4. What badge number was retired by the LAPD when Jack ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Motivational Monday - Adaptability, the Key to SuccessOne of the wisest women we know here in the Rain, our own Barbara Todaro, has been reminding us recently about this very topic - adaptability. Our business is a fluid one and predictability is something that, if we follow our local data, we be...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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For years I had noticed the sign for Holualoa on the Queen K but never drove the route. It was only 3 miles but I always had an intended destination that needed to be dealt with first, plus I had no idea what was there. Well, yesterday seemed like a good day to make the journey up the winding roa...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Ellene Alice Bailey was born in Pond Fort, Missouri back in 1853 to Robert and Lucinda. While I don’t have a date, she moved to New York where he opened up a manufacturing business. She became a designer of clothing and household goods among other things. She died in 1897 age 43 or 44, as I don’t...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Easy Caprese Salad with a twist copying Debe Maxwell, CRS  The other day Debe posted a really great lunch photo and this inspired me to go in a different but similar direction.The Ingredients are similar: fresh baby Mozzarella, tomatoes (baby San Marzano's), balsamic vinegar from Modena,  Cold pr...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Two Men and a Truck-Personal ServiceYesterday my post was about our decision to move back to Houston. All I can say is I’m glad that we’re doing this now rather than 5 years down the road.  There’s so much to consider when moving not the least of which is how you are going to make this move.  Thi...

By Peter Mohylsky, 850-517-7098, Your Bucket List Broker
(Gulf Place @ 30A)
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Exercise your mind with these trivia questions.   Trivia question answers for Tuesday January 15, 2019 1. What is the smallest marine mammal? The sea otter 2. Where was King Arthur's court? Camelot 3. Who directed Resovoir Dogs? Quentin Tarantino 4. Which car manufacturer was the first to introdu...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Speechless Sunday - Another SouthPark SunsetMy father's words echo with each sunrise & sunset I see, making them all the more magical to me:"If you look at the ground [when walking] all you'll find are cracks and bugs. But, if you look to the sky, you'll find whatever your heart desires."  *Taken...

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
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Hi Everyone!  Tuesday and cannot seem to push aside the hurt and sufferingI see and feel around me.  People are hurting and in which way can I bemost helpful ~ ~                                                                               ~Jane                                                    ...

By Li Read, Caring expertise...knowledge for you!
(Sea to Sky Premier Properties (Salt Spring))
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A poet called this time of year the "bleak mid-winter". Early Spring can begin on the Pacific Northwest Coast by February...and the days are already getting longer. This mid-point in January is a good time to plan a garden, create a repertoire of soup recipes, watch old movies (comedies like Loc...