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 Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 28
Five Guys Burgers and Horchata Lager from Flying Dog Brewery After her appointment to have her nails done, Chef Dolores stopped at Five Guys Burgers in Kentlands at 653 Center Point Way, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, to pick up some burgers for our lunch. Delicious! Her craft beer selection was one of ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 29
Lunch at Golden Samovar Restaurant, Rockville, Maryland Chef Dolores and I attended a luncheon for ten of our family members at Golden Samovar Restaurant at 201 N. Washington Street, Rockville, MD 20850, phone 202-909-0602. Samovar serves Russian and Central Asian cuisine. One of our family membe...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
Wednesday Night Happy Hour at Bonefish Grill in Kentlands The Bonefish Grill in Kentlands, our home community within Gaithersburg, Maryland is a excellent selection for happy hour. On Wednesday, the special is Bang Bang Shrimp for $6.00. Dolores and I like the happy hour wine, La Terre Chardonnay...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Kohleria, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA Kohleria is a colorful plant that you may wish to grow in your home or in your garden. I took this photograph at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA.Kohleria is a New World genus of the flowering plant family Gesneriaceae. The plants are generally...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 18
Craft Beer Selection: K-9 Winter Warmer by Flying Dog Brewery My happy hour at home craft beer selection was K-9 Winter Warmer by Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland. This excellent ale is brewed with cardamom, vanilla bean and cocoa. This is a seasonal selection that you may wish to try if...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Zucchini Pancakes Recipe Zucchini pancakes that are crispy on the outside but tender within are called Mucver (pronounced moosh-vair) and are very popular in Turkey. This recipe was recommended in The New York Times.This version has not just shredded zucchini, but also tiny clouds of feta and a s...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 11
Take a few moments to watch the interesting video in this blog. Yesterday, my husband, Bernie wrote a fun post about our area birds and their fun names. In a comment, my friend Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Realtor (503)755-2905 shared a photo of a Killdear. Since it's Oscar weekend, it seems o...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 1 hr 30 mins Cook Time: 15 mins Servings: 4   Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds veal cutlets 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese 2 eggs 1 teaspoon minced parsley 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 pinch ground nutmeg 2 tablespoons milk 1 cup...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Craft Beer Selection: Imperial Stout by The St. George Brewing Company Chef Dolores selected our happy hour craft beer, Imperial Stout from The St. George Brewing Company in Hampton, Virginia. If you enjoy dark beers, you may wish to try this award winning Russian Imperial Stout. We visited the b...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 2
Westcliffe, CO Weather for February 18. 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO2°Our Monday morning starts with bitterly cold temperatures, overcast skies, and light snow.Today gives us more snow and a high temperature only in the lower teens.Wind chill values are between -5° and 5°.We can expect a SE wi...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 13
Speechless Sundays - Media AddictionDo you think we're going to have to put our Charlotte on a diet? She has discovered cat videos on YouTube and fusses at us until we start her bird, fish, squirrel, cat or string game videos playing on 'her' iPad!   We think she has a serious addiction! © Debe M...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 16
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerPaul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker The miracle is this; the more we share the, more we have!   Leonar...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 14
Saturday's Shots - Parsnips for DinnerWe've discovered a new favorite dish - fresh parsnips & red potatoes. This is a combination that we never expected to be so flavorful!  Wash & cut a few red potatoes into 1/2 cubes. Wash, peel and cube parsnips (1/2 cubes). Add a chopped red onion and 3-4 clo...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 52
Have you heard of Marco Polo? Not the swimming pool game, the video chat app. Kathy Streib, the Queen of apps, told me about it some time ago, but I didn't check it out until recently. It has changed the way my family communicates.It's so convenient and so much fun.  It started with our recent fo...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 14
Speechless Sundays - The Bouqs - Out of this World RosesWhile yellow roses carry sentimental meaning to Ray and I, he decided to 'spice it up' this Valentine's Day, adding a little 'new' color to my vases!   Here are 2 of the 3 dozen that he sent me for Valentine's Day, looking gorgeous as they a...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(HomeSmart)
Comments 2
Can you imagine, what it is about this week that you have no idea about that will cause it to be fun or exciting?I have no idea about it either.That is what will happen in your life, which really makes the week exciting.That is not only what is exciting about the week, but also about each day of ...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 2
Nowadays people always think about the salary when they apply for a job. It doesn’t matter to them if that is really the career that they really want. Try to build the courage and take the risk. Do what you really love to do.  DREAM FIRST AND LET IT GROWEverything starts in the mind. Dream and tr...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
Comments 10
We all hate to see our landfills grow with things that could be used or re-purposed by someone but some things are garbage! As the youngest of 3 boys I don't mind "hand-me-downs" and as an avid rummage saler and thrift store shopper I don't mind used goods                         BUT when you don...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams fox cities)
Comments 3
Humor on a Brisk Wisconsin day.As we enjoy another brisk day in the office this week with occassional rounds to the rentals to thaw out a pipe or two my wife sent me this cute little cold weather comparison.Amazingly the part attributed to Wisconsinites is not that far off on a few of the points....

By Joseph Domino 480-390-6011, Real Estate Made Easy
(HomeSmart)
Comments 18
I was working in my office the other day and my mind began to wander. I began to imagine a place that was free from strife. No crime. A place where we didn’t need money. Where there was plenty of food, all organic, fresh water, clean air, no pollution.I even began to imagine that people from all ...