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 Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 2 hrs 15 mins Yields: 12   Ingredients: 12 large eggs 3 Tbsp. of mayo 1 tsp. of Dijon mustard 2 Tbsp. of fresh lemon juice 1/4 tsp. of salt 1/4 tsp. of hot sauce 1/2 lb. of lump crabmeat, picked over for shells and cartilage 1 oz. of caviar or salmon roe  Direction...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Thursday April 18, 20191. Mickey Mouse is known as what in Italy? Topolino2. What language was left unpunctuated until the modern age? Japanese3. What do you have if you suffer from podobromhidrosis? Smelly feet4. Pratt, Windsor, and "four-in-hand" all make reference t...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Henry Brown was born in Louisa County, Virginia back in circa 1815 (true date of birth is not known). At 15 he was sent to work in a tobacco factory in Richmond. Born into slavery as far as I could tell he received no formal education. Henry married another slave Nancy, but their marriage was not...

By Barbara Le Pine, Your agent for the Central Oregon Coast!
(Advantage Real Estate, serving Lincoln County)
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Here is the latest outfit seen on "Blue Bunny water outflow pipe". Blue Bunny enjoys costume changes all year round, lovingly dressed up by an anonymous nearby neighbor, (see previous posts). The Blue Bunny is part of a water system outflow pipe for a lovely subdivision located near Albany, Orego...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
Comments 17
Today has been our first "all day" rain of the year. I'm really thankful that this moisture is in liquid form as opposed to snow.The picture to the right is a few years old but it's similar to what our garden looks like today. I can hardly wait to get it planted.I'm also ready for those photo wal...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 5
 April 19th -  National Garlic 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.  Re...

By Shar Sitter, Home Staging and Redesign Minneapolis/ St. Paul, M
(Rooms With Style)
Comments 13
With summer comes one bad thing.....mosquitoes! Oh I hate that annoying buzzing at your ear and the horrible itching at night.There are seven plants that you can add to your patio to keep your guests and you more comfortable without applying layers of chemicals to your skin. Lavender  Rabbits and...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Trey Finds a BoxClick Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!!For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ I know that there are many cat lovers in the Rain, so now you can follow the adventures of Tango & Trey, if you love pictures of cats!If y...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 20
Trivia question answers for Wednesday April 17, 20191. Which Harry Potter character is part-giant? Hagrid2. Who played the title role in the film "Mad Max"? Mel Gibson3. What is the Minute Maid Park also known as? The Juice Box4. What was the first soft drink to be consumed in outer space? Coca-C...

By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
Comments 30
So here we are at the end of another busy week (I count my week Monday - Sunday.) While my husband is at a board meeting for the San Francisco City Chorus, I've finished my weekly recap and planning for the upcoming week and am checking in on Active Rain. In a few minutes I'll try a new recipe fo...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 6
Happy Hour Beer Selection: Ruthless Rye IPA by Sierra Nevada My happy hour at home beer selection was the Ruthless Rye IPA by Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. I have found that I usually like the Rye IPAs. This is an easy one to recommend. Drink responsibly. 6.6% Alc. by Vol. Click on the link to reach ...

By Jen Blaske, Disney World blogger and musician
(Three Kids, Three Cats, and a Husband)
Comments 2
 Disney's Animal Kingdom is probably our family's second favorite park, after the Magic Kingdom. We like the fact that it had shade and feels a little more relaxed, and definitely more "natural" than the other parks. As my husband Rob says, "It feels the least like a theme park." Another thing we...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 24
This is part 29 of excerpts from the trail log which was located on a New York portion of the Appalachian trail. For the post which explains this series, click here.  You can read all the previous hiking posts by clicking here. Each new edition includes a quote from a hiker, along with this write...

By Angela Lawrence, Broker/Owner
(Noble Merit Real Estate Services)
Comments 1
From The Lawrence Team at Noble Merit Real Estate Services.

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 20
When you think positive, good things happen. - Matt KeppPositive thinking is a valuable tool that can help you overcome obstacles, deal with pain, and reach your goals. - Amy MorinIn every day, there are 1440 minutes.  That means we have 1440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact. - Les B...

By Tammy Lankford,, Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 16
I ready a post today on Facebook that a dear friend wrote who is getting ready to watch her baby girl get married day after tomorrow.  She's wondering how it got here so fast.  I remember picking out my mother of the bride dress and dress shopping with my only daughter like it was yesterday... bu...

By Green & Sklarz LLC, Connecticut's Firm for Business Law
(Green & Sklarz LLC)
Comments 4
We represent business owners and individuals in bankruptcy and commercial litigation frequently.  On March 31, 2019, in Wood v. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (In re Wood), 18-5006 (Bankr. S.D. W.Va. Mar. 31, 2019), the court addressed the issue concerning whether a debtor’s tax overpayment...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
Comments 17
Active Rainers Do Respond:  An Update to the Postcard ProjectLast month, I wrote a blog looking for assistance from ActiveRain Members on behalf of my grandson, Raphael and his class. Calling All Active-Rainers Need Some Help For A School ProjectThe project is to get as many postcards as possible...

By Mario Trejo, Romero, CRS, CDPE
(The Melcher Agency)
Comments 1
How Brains interact 

By Jen Blaske, Disney World blogger and musician
(Three Kids, Three Cats, and a Husband)
Comments 2
Let's face it: Disney World is expensive, and it isn't getting any cheaper. In fact, it seems like every few months I see some sort of news about how the ticket prices are about to increase, or that the Free Disney Dining promo has gotten a little more stingy in what it offers, etc. However, ther...