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 Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
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"Good girls don't drink and drive. They sip and sail." On boarding day for our 13-day cruise around New Zealand & Australia, we left the hotel in Auckland about 9:30 and headed to the port to get checked in and settled into our cabin.  Of our group of 10 (5 cabins), there were 6 of us (3 cabins) ...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(eXp Realty)
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Isn’t it strange, when you take human beings, all born in America, all living in America for the most part. And split them up into a couple of different groups.When I was in the U S Navy and even when I have been around people in the military nowadays, never seem to hear them talking about how th...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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 Today I have been thinking about what I am grateful for. There are so many things to be thankful for .Speaking to so many people in the last several weeks I must say one  of the things was my childhood .  Growing up in a time where your social life was really social . You played with other child...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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It is November and a good time to be Thankful for many things, including the people we are close to and the many wonderful opportunities  that are presented to us that we normally just take for granted. So, let me start out with how grateful I am, for having relocated to Los Angeles twenty-two ye...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Project Coordinator for Tivoli Homes
(Tivoli Custom Homes)
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I am thankful for normal! Not that anyone who knows me thinks I am normal (but that is normal for me).Normal for me is pretty quirky. The picture to the left is from my favorite movie of all time... it's not Gone With The Wind or The Sound Of Music... it's Cry Baby with Johnny Depp. J.D.'s politi...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 74
Thankfulness  (DAY 3) - My ActiveRain Family Who knew, 11 years ago that one online platform could change my life SO much?! I know I certainly didn't! I began using ActiveRain with more trepidation than you can imagine - it took me 6 months to even leave a comment!You've probably read a few compl...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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Wordless Wednesday - Hiding In Plain Sight Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Speechless Sunday: This Maine Lobster is waiting to be dinner.  She became a baked stuffed Lobster. I will post recipe in the next couple days, stay tuned. In the mean time enjoy the photo. Now, if you are looking for a knowledgeable, focused and goal-oriented Realtor in the Beverly Hills area wh...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Tuesday November 13, 20181. Who was the first American President to appear on the cover of "People" magazine? Gerald Ford2. What country are eclairs said to have originated from? France3. A cat-o'-nine tails is a type of what? Whip4. Notch, peak, and shank are differen...

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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Thankfulness (DAY 6) - Rainbows, Sunsets & Sunrises When you're a tall youngster (especially a girl), you often have to be told to 'Hold your head up,' 'Hold your shoulders up,'  'STAND TALL!'  I heard all of those things growing up and because of that, I am ever so self-conscious about my postur...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
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   Several times a week, I walk with some neighbors through Crestwood, the DC neighborhood where I live.  Until a few weeks ago, we'd pull out our smart phones to take shots of flowers or dogs, but finally this week we are finding leaves that are worth a quick photo.  Already, some of the young e...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 31
Wordless Wednesday...Another Warning Barbara Todaro!It’s Wordless Wednesday and before you scroll down, I had to give Barbara Todaro and others who may not like these creatures (that would include me) a proper warning.  This guy came to visit our neighbor’s house earlier this year. He was seen a ...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
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It seems like during most of our 40 years of marriage my wife Phyllis and I had to work but not together.  We went different directions and we took care of our kids.  We worked at different careers and didn't worry that much after the kids were grown.I am grateful for the time we have together no...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Wordless Wednesday: Green Sea Turtles in Maui  We discovered these 10 green sea turtles (aka Honu) on a small rocky beach at Makena Landing near Wailea, Maui on our trip several weeks ago. We never would have seen them without the help of a fellow tourist who pointed out this hidden area where th...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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Some people do not want to eat fish, why? Because they love meat, simple – but why do you have to change your eating habits? Fish is a high protein, low fat food that provides a range of health benefits. Fish is also the healthiest foods on the planet, it is loaded with important nutrients such a...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Monday November 12, 20181. What computer language uses as its logo a blue mug with red steam rising from it? Java2. In 1982, who began selling spaghetti sauce, turning all profits over to charity? Paul Newman3. What color is the 4-ball in a game of pool? Purple4. What ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Very Thankful for the Ability and Desire to Read.Did you know that it is estimated that there are 774 million people in the world who cannot read?  My first job out of graduate school was testing people newly released from prison. However before I started any of the tests, I had to administer a s...

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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Thankfulness (Day - 5) - Oh Thank Heaven for Little Boys Those who know me, know my family is the center of my life - second only to my faith! My boys are 18 months apart, now 29 & 30 and neither certainly are not 'little' any longer! Those boys have been the apples of my eye since the day they w...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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My mom was a Home Economics teacher at Linton High School in upstate N.Y. (Brenda Mayette you know where that is - of course it's now merged with Mount Pleasant High School and is now Schenectady High School) and an unbelievable cook and baker! She baked pies, cakes, cookies and breads and thank ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Reckoning by John Grisham The Reckoning (2018) is the latest novel, his 40th, by The New York Times bestselling American author John Grisham. Dolores and I enjoyed this book and you should add it to your 'must read' list. Click on the links to learn more about the author ...