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.


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By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Thursday August 15, 20191. What kind of store did John Travolta's character work at in the movie "Saturday Night Live"? Hardware store2. At bingo, which number is two fat ladies? 883. How many times is a trains whistle blasted if it is about to move forward? Two4. How ...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 17
Beautiful Beckett is five years old today! I remember when she was four,  three, two and her first birthday.  I went back to her first year to make a collage to complete the sequence because I hadn't gotten the idea from Sharon Tara until after her first birthday. Thank you Sharon I love looking ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
Hosta, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland This hosta photograph was taken in our Kentlands home garden in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878. To obtain a background like this, simply place a sheet of colored paper behind the flower. It is fun to try different colors.If you enjoy photography, y...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Wednesday August 14, 20191. In tarot cards, what is the equivalent on the joker? The Fool2. What is the NATO phonetic alphabet word for "I"? India3. How is Samuel Langhorne Clemens better known? Mark Twain4. What fast food chain offered a sandwich known as the "Big Mon...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Tuesday August 13, 20191. What is the FBI motto? Fidelity, bravery, integrity2. What is the collective name for chicken, ducks and turkeys in the wild? Fowl3. Petroselinum crispum is the latin name of which herb? Parsley4. In ballet, a lowering of the body by bending t...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 43
 Obedience Training   Obedience Training  Even though I currently don't have a pet of my own it's not uncommon for me to see a large number of dogs(sorry, Ron and Alexandra Seigel cats on leashes haven't caught my attention as of yet) accompanied by their human partners while out and about.   Som...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 6
Prep Time: 5 mins Total Time: 25 mins Servings: 4   Ingredients: Cooking spray 6 c. tiny pretzel twists 1/4 c. Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce, plus more for serving 2 large eggs 1 1/4 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite-size pieces 1/2 tsp. kosher salt 1/4 tsp. freshly ground black...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 6
Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 30 mins Yields: 4 servings   Ingredients: 3/4 tsp. Italian seasoning 1/2 tsp. sweet paprika 1/4 tsp. garlic powder 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts (about 2 lb.) Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 1/2 c. shredded mozzarella ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Monday August 12, 20191. The philanthropist, Andrew Carnegie, made his fortune in what industry? Steel2. What precious stone's name was derived from the Greek word meaning "unconquerable"? Diamond3. In pool, what color is the 6-ball? Green4. What was the first magazine...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 59
 Gray Matters    Gray Matters  Regardless how one spells gray(sometimes called grey)...gray does matter. And it is a subject that extends beyond the popularity of the color or its many variations.  When it comes to how the term gray matter is defined by Merriam Webster I found: neural tissue espe...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 9
Do you ever wonder…  If twins ever realize that one of them was unplanned? What if my dog only brings back my ball because he thinks I like throwing it? If poison expires, is it more poisonous or is it no longer poisonous? Which letter is silent in the word "Scent," the s or the c? Every time you...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 2
 Monday Motivational...Practice Patience Did you ever run into one of those situations...a very simple, every day one...that seemed designed to test your patience? If you let it, it can get your day started off on the wrong foot. You walk into your appointment ready to snap at the slightest trans...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 2
In one of my previous posts of Shrimp from the Florida Keys I was asked to share the recipe.  I am happy to share the recipe and give credit to its source and let you know how I modified it. Here is the recipe from https://damndelicious.net/2018/07/09/grilled-garlic-butter-shrimp/  Ingredients: ...

By Steffy Hristova, Tempe AZ Realtor - Your Home Close to Your Work!
(HomeSmart Elite Group Tempe AZ Tel: 480-966-9353)
Comments 12
I was at a gift store yesterday, looking for decor accents for a coming soon listing in Tempe, and came across those colorful creatures. It seems the guy in the hat was keeping an eye on me, demanding attention and checking if I would look anywhere else besides at him. I was so impressed with the...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 59
Motivational Monday - Being the Best - The Challenge is ONI believe that all outcomes in life, of which we have a choice, are based upon our attitude. When challenged, many will shy away from the challenge, while others take the challenge head-on. I'm reminded of my oncology patients from back in...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for August 17, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO43°Our Saturday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises us abundant sunshine and a high temperature in the lower 80's.We can expect a southwest wind 5-15mph.This is the start to a ...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
Comments 0
Living in Vancouver comes with it’s share of surprises. You’ve just visited a nice store or coffee shop in a beautiful neighbourhood then walk up to where you thought you’ve parked your car and can’t see it. The first reaction you will get is “oh, I’ve must of parked somewhere else or I’ve must o...

By Russell Barbour, Loving life!
(Unconventional Prosperity)
Comments 0
Canada is a land of many opportunities. Whether you are looking to join a workforce or you decide that entrepreneurship is for you, Canada is open to this. As an Entrepreneur, you will be mostly working for yourself.Meaning you will be able to set your own hours, you will be finding work opportun...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
Comments 2
Do you have a friend who is always willing to help you, never complains, and doesn’t ask for any extra praise? Those people are important to have in your life. That type of person also reminds us of an important part of your tank water heater. It’s called the anode rod, and it helps protect the i...

By Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 23
Thursday is a fun day this week. I did not go to the gym!!  My body called the shots on that one. It told me I needed a day of rest, and I always listen to what this body says. It’s the boss!!I did a couple of hours online and shut it down to sprawl in the bright sun. There’s no humidity today, a...