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 15
Prep Time: 25 mins Total Time: 25 mins Yields: 4 servings   Ingredients: 12 oz. fettuccine or linguine 3 tbsp. butter 3 cloves garlic, minced 3 tbsp. all-purpose flour 1 c. heavy cream 1 c. low-sodium chicken broth 1 1/2 c. freshly grated Parmesan, plus more for garnish 1 tbsp. Old Bay, plus mor...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 20
 February 18 is Drink Wine     day. I read about it in Carrier Pigeon, a free magazine that I receive in the mail each month. They have something special for each day of the month.  Read my blog tomorrow if you would like to know about what we will be celebrating tomorrow. Have a good 2019.

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 8
 January 18th Puzzle - National Winnie the Pooh 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 ...

By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
Comments 7
 ArtiGras Fine Arts Festival is the premier fine art festival of the Palm Beaches  February 16, 2019 - February 18, 2019 . Ranked as one of the top 100 art shows in the United States, ArtiGras showcases a unique juried exhibition of 300 fine artists from all over the country and draws tens of tho...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 6
I know that everyone enjoys the ponderings of Michael Jacobs , so shoot over to his blog and wish his Dad a very Happy Birthday!     Four Score And Seven Years Ago     Four Score And Seven Years Ago      Many of the 272 words found  in the  Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address may have been forgott...

By Ann Hayden, SelectAnn.com
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Select Properties-St. Louis Missouri)
Comments 5
Last Sunrise of January 2019Sunrise with SelectAnn 1-31-2019Chapter one of 2019 is over.  How are things shaping up?Do you need some assistance with your view?I would be happy to assist you with your real estate needs.For All of Your St. Louis, Missouri Real Estate needs:  www.SelectAnn.com For a...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 37
"Your Attitude determines your Altitude"   - Zig Ziglar Everyone has an attitude. The question is whether it is helpful or harmful.  Attitudes are really our patterns of thought.  And we get them from our upbringing but also our life experiences.  That is why I try to stay away from negative peop...

By Mike McCann - Nebraska Farm Land Broker, Farm Land For Sale 308-627-3700 or 800-241-3940
(Mike McCann - Broker, Mach1 Realty Farmland Broker-Auctioneer Serving Rural Nebraska)
Comments 11
Today is Cold...too Cold to gargle peanut butter and too windy to stack BB's. But it isn't that cold. It is 1° out right now with winds around 20-30 mph.  Pretty cold...but not that cold...you know the......... too cold to walk down a dark country road in the middle of winter early in the morning...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Succesful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
Comments 11
It's Christmas time, which means my dogs get their yearly homemade treats! During this season when we go visiting friends who have dogs, their puppies get a treat too! Ingredients:3 cups whole wheat flour2 cups rolled oats1/4 cup wheat germ1/4 cup dry non-fat milk1 1/4 cups water1/3 cup peanut bu...

By Rachel Kennerly, CPA, CPA specializing in IRS Tax Resolution.
(Rachel Kennerly, CPA)
Comments 4
In my practice we frequently help taxpayers in Lufkin or cities around East Texas who have gotten behind on their federal income tax liability and are in hot water with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) .  If you find yourself in that same situation it's helpful to understand how the IRS collect...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 2
Westcliffe, CO Weather for February 19, 2019 Good Morning Westcliffe, CO2°Our Tuesday morning starts with bitterly cold temperatures and cloudy skies.Today will continue to be cloudy with high temperatures only in the lower 20's.We have a 70% chance for snow showers this morning, then decreasing ...

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.)
Comments 23
"There's no place like home." Whew. I'm home safe! After spending several weeks in Arizona it was time to go home.  The only problem was getting there.The crazy winter all over the country was causing motorists all kinds of problems and I didn't want to be one of them. I know how to drive in bad ...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 18
Cats rule the roost! At least in our home the dog and I are just second-class citizens. Most pet friendly homes you visit in Los Angeles, you will find the dogs are territorial and will not permit the cats to misbehave. Not in our home, well as you can see Jill kicked out poor Carmen from her sof...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
Comments 3
I just found this item about  the small fishing town of Ísafjörður, Iceland. It's labeled an exciting development in road safety. A new pedestrian crossing has been painted that appears to be 3D by way of a cleverly-detailed optical illusion.Not only does the innovative design give foot-travelers...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 32
Motivational Monday -- Make Each Day Your MasterpieceThe title says it all! I believe that so much of what I learned in life came from participating in team sports. If you were ever blessed to have an outstanding coach, you were fed daily words of wisdom that carried over into your adult life. Jo...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 35
Motivational Monday…My Motivation The boxes are unpacked (almost) and I can tell you that while I miss the Florida beaches and our friends there, there is no doubt in my mind that moving back to Houston was the right thing to do.  The reason we moved was to be closer to our family. If you’re luck...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
Comments 8
Yesterday (Saturday) I posted about a great lunch I had that included Red Hot Jello for dessert. I received a request for the recipe for it so I had the chef herself write it out for us. I even have visuals of the actual products she used to make it.                    Sorry about the spelling bu...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 28
Lost Penny Day and Some ThoughtsThere is a day that is called Lost Penny Day and was founded by Adrienne Sioux Koopersmith to show us how what we consider “petty change” can make a difference in someone’s life. You and I usually find these little gems an annoyance. Our item may cost $1.99 and the...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 27
Handsome Hudson loves flag football and runs like the wind when he gets the ball (which he is very good at catching). Yesterday was the perfect day for his team's game! Mid 50's sunny... lots of energy in the game and on the side lines! He scored several touchdowns. Hudson is good at turning his ...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
Comments 2
When thinking about technology and development, a lot of innovations have been made to date and with these innovations come complications.  With the increasing demand and less time, we need to analyze the complexity of data in this data-driven world so that it is easily available. So now the ques...