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 Raymond Henson, Realtor
(eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277))
Comments 7
    Running a half marathon is for crazy people.  That is what I told my wife, Mary Margaret, when she wanted us to train for the Shamrock'n half marathon.  I did not run with her, but I was at the finish line as her most avid fan.  Hey, it can be tough to be a fan.  It was hot out there and I go...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 2
Westcliffe, CO Weather for November 16, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO26°Our Saturday morning starts with cold temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today should be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the middle to upper 50's.We begin with a calm wind becoming west northw...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
John Haven “Jack” Emerson was born in New York City back in 1906 to Haven and Grace. Sorry, I don’t have any information about his schooling and early childhood, so let’s get to it shall we.When he was 22 he bought a machine shop for the estate of a local inventor. In 1931, he developed an oxygen...

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
Comments 9
Hi Everyone!  One of my favorite days in the week - I love Saturdays.  Noticethat on Saturdays, I have the motivation, energy, drive, attitude all dancingmerrily in sync.  As a result, I usually end the day with a smile.  Wishing foryou a great Saturday!                                           ...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 6
 BaltiQWERT #17Gilbert & Sullivan SingBaltimore, MarylandNovember 16, 2019 The works of W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan (known as “G&S”) have been famous in the English-speaking (and singing) world since the initial collaboration of the two in 1871. Generations of families, professionals, and t...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 20
This Week...It Took a Village We had our share of cold weather this week including a night with near-freezing temperatures. What made it especially cold during the day was the overcast skies and drizzling rain. It takes a village to raise a child. Find a village. Encourage one another & open your...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 82
NOVEMBER 2019 THANKSGIVING GRATITUDE CHALLENGE It’s that time of the year to hone in on those things for which we are ever-so grateful!  With only a few weeks to go before Thanksgiving Day, it's time again to share our Gratitude posts and Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland and me are hosting our f...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 18
Trivia question answers for Friday November 15, 20191. Who is credited with writing three quarters of the Federalist Papers? Alexander Hamilton2. In the 2016 film "The Founder" who plays Ray Kroc, who helped franchise McDonald's? Michael Keaton3. Who was the oldest person to sign the Declaration ...

By Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999
(Waterway Realtors® • South East Florida • Real Estate Brokers)
Comments 0
“Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corruptwithout being charming. This is a fault. Those who find beautifulmeanings in beautiful things are cultivated. For these there ishope. They are the elect to whom beautiful things mean onlyBeauty. There is no such thing as a moral or an i...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Gertrude Lilian Entwisle was born in Swinton, Greater Manchester, England back in 1892. She graduated from the Manchester High School for Girls and continued her education at the University of Manchester but she never graduated. in 1915, she went to work at British Westinghouse working on the des...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 6
Last week, I was in Pennsylvania to see family and attend a reunion.  It as a great time and I got to help my niece on her chicken farm,  She has two barns and  36000 chicken in each barn.  she is building a third barn that is due to be finish the first week in December.  The chicken can not sit ...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
Comments 0
The security of the event involves much more than just distributing all security personnel on site. The process is quite complex and requires extensive coordination and communication.By using the correct security practices like “Urban Security Guards” best services provider in London, you will en...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 27
I am grateful and proud to be  a Los Angeles Realtor who happens to be an American of Hungarian descent …As a young kid I remember my father telling me ‘that Hungarians are everywhere’. I always humored him and thought that he was just exaggerating a bit, because he was a “real Hungarian” who cam...
My wife and I enjoy the outdoors and exploring the many beautiful places to see in Oregon.  As we get older, the thought of putting up a tent and setting up camp gets less enticing.  Especially when the best campsites in popular locations need to be reserved many months in advance, not knowing wh...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 27
Just like the song I started off all alone but I am grateful for all of the friends that I have acquired along the way.  Before I was married more than 41 years I had friends but my dear wife multiplied the friends we have many times over.  I am so fortunate that my wife is such giver and a loved...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 31
SPEECHLESS SUNDAYS - Queen CharlotteOur sweet Charlotte has been struggling for several months but, this last week has been the worst. She doesn't appear to be in any pain but, just won't eat. She has struggled with hyperthyroidism and kidney disease and is now on blood pressure medication. Her b...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 9
Today you can make it be a special day if you work at it. - Will HammIf your situation isn't working for you change it.If you don't know where you're going, How will you get there?With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts- Eleanoe RooseveltYou really have to look inside indise yourseld...

By Justine Mfulama, Interested in flipping houses
(Justine Mfulama)
Comments 1
The other day I watched a viral video on YouTube that happened to be from Will Smith. The video was titled “What is Love”. In the video, he goes on to define love and how you can excel at it. However, one example stuck with me.  And that was when he compared love to the relationship between a gar...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 37
i It Was A Dark And Stormy Night... A Not Too Scary Story Of Two Very Different Blog Post Ideas It Was A Dark And Stormy Night...  Not exactly.  As good an opening that may make for  a story but that isn't the case this time:  in fact, it was not dark nor stormy.  The first days of Fall were begi...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 1
 November 16th - National Fast Food Day: I have created a new word search puzzle for you to enjoy.  Directions:  Click on the link below.  Your puzzle will open in a new window. To locate a word, please hold down the left side of your mouse while dragging your cursor over the letters of that word...