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)
Comments 17
  Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 1 hr 10 mins Yields: 12   Ingredients:Popovers 2 large eggs 3/4 c. all-purpose flour 3/4 c. milk 1 tsp. kosher salt Cooking spray or melted butter for mini muffin pan Berry Butter 2 sticks butter 1/2 c. fresh berries 3 packets splenda® naturals stevia sweetener  D...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 16
Mother’s Day is Sunday and the weather here in Austin will be perfect - in the 90's with lots of warm sunny rays and blue skies.  Thinking about letting someone else do the cooking? Why not treat Mom to a delicious meal dining indoors or al fresco. Here are 4 choices around town, including the la...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 63
  I wake in the morning and thank my Lord for another day.I then look at my wife, sometimes awake and sometimes asleep and I smile.When we finally are both awake we look at each other and smile.The other smiles back.It is a great way to start a day.We then continue to smile at any and every one w...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 33
Motivational Monday - Pause and ReflectI've never been one for 'herd mentality' but, on occasion, I think we all fall into the mindset of agreeing with something, simply to maintain the peace. Avoiding confrontation is often wise but, not at the expense of others. As well, silence can inadvertent...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 5
Westcliffe, CO Weather for April 18, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO29°Our Thursday morning starts with chilly temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises abundant sunshine with a high temperature in the middle 50's.We can expect a breezy day with a northwest w...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 28
Trivia question answers for Monday April 15, 20191. If you suffer from epistaxis what is wrong? Your nose is bleeding2. What is the name of the winged horse of Greek mythology? Pegasus3. What kind of animal is pictured on the wrapper of a Klondike bar? Polar bear4. What drink's Gaelic name means ...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 19
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerThere is only one success, to be able to spend your life in your own way!    ~ Christopher Morley    Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 18
Jill Elaine Brown as born in Baltimore, Maryland back in 1950. By the age of 11 she was driving a forklift at her father’s construction business and at 17 started taking flying lessons. Graduating from Arundel High School she enrolled at the University of Maryland studying economics. Afterwards s...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
Comments 16
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 John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 5
Westcliffe, CO Weather for April 17, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO34°Our Wednesday morning starts with chilly temperatures and mostly cloudy skies.Today will be mostly cloudy with high temperatures around the 50° mark.We have a 70% chance for snow or rain showers most of the day.  Little or no ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 24
Trivia question answers for Tuesday April 16, 20191. Which video game got its name from a Japanese mistranslation of "King Kong"? Donkey Kong2. In what sport is the ball 40 millimeters in diameter and weighs 2.7 grams? Table tennis3. In cakes, what is the difference between icing and frosting? Th...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 21
Yesterday was national pet day. There were many pictures of pets on Social Media. So here was the picture I posted of my pet Cleo who was sound asleep on the pillow until I snapped the picture then she opened those beautiful blue eyes. My post is not silent but Cleo is. 

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 20
Rachel Fuller was born in Springfield, Massachusetts back in 1898 to George and Annie. The family moved to Missouri until she was 14 when her parents divorced, so Rachel and her mother moved back to Springfield. She graduated from Central High School. A fried was so impressed by her determination...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 24
Trivia question answers for Saturday April 13, 20191. What is the common name for hydrogen hydroxide? Water2. What brand of seasoning was named after a famous prime rib restaurant? Lawry's3. What was the official language of England for over 600 years? French4. What is the literal translation of ...

By Dan Richman, I.T. guy with a broker license
(Savvy and Company)
Comments 0
You heard that right, Tech City is coming to the City of Alachua. Plans include the tallest rock climbing wall in the world and “solar trees.”Learn more about the plans and opportunities for San Felasco Tech City in this article.

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 21
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 Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
Comments 7
Hi Everyone!  It's Wednesday and I had a terrific and fun Tuesday; today, wellnot so much.  In fact, I went out looking for a few positive quotes to help memake Wednesday as fun and as great as Tuesday was. Wishing you, wishingme a fantastic day!!                                                  ...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 0
 April 18th -  National Animal Crackers 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 ...

By Shar Sitter, Home Staging and Redesign Minneapolis/ St. Paul, M
(Rooms With Style)
Comments 4
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 Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 10
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...