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
You can either fit in or stand out. Not both! - Seth GodinDon't compromise yourself.  You're all you've  got. - Janis JoplinYesterday's home runs don't win today's game! - Babe RuthDon't you dare underestimate the power of your own instinct. - Barbara CorcoranEith you run the day or the day runs ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 29
Trivia question answers for Wednesday February 13, 20191. What does flora refer to? plant life2. Which New England state was an independent republic for 14 years before joining the union? Vermont3. What insulates the ice cream to prevent it from melting in the hot dish "Baked Alaska"? Merinque4. ...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 20
 February 17 is Random acts of kindness    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...

By Hilary Erickson, Pulling Curls is a family lifestyle blog
(Pulling Curls)
Comments 2
Today I want to share some of my favorite kitchen organization tips that I've used in both a VERY small kitchen and a larger one.Kitchens really are the center of the home, and if you don't have your kitchen put together (for the most part) the rest of the house sort of falls apart as well.  So, ...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 4
 January 17th Puzzle - National Hot Buttered Rum 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 Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Book Recommendation: The New Iberia Blues by James Lee Burke The New Iberia Blues (2019) is volume number 22 of the mystery series featuring Louisiana Detective Dave Robicheaux by award winning American author James Lee Burke. Dolores and I enjoyed this book and recommend it for your reading list...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
Comments 10
Racing is big business.It makes no matter what it can be.CarsBicyclesRunningHorsesIt could even be turtles!So for the betting person it doesn't make a lot of difference.Just show me where to put my money down. So in this race it is between 2 racers.My money is on number 2. This should be a great ...

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
Comments 12
For all of you that love animals, particularly those that have adopted or rescued dogs as my husband and I have...this photo should put a smileon your face....   If you would like to make a donation or bring home anew family member, here are a few links for sheltersin and around the Dallas area t...

By Gwen Fowler-CRS- 864-638-3599 SC Mountains & Lakes--, Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.
(Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc)
Comments 3
Just had to share. hope these make you smile as they did for me.  Hi Everyone!  Wishing everyone a great day.  On my way to Physical Therapysession.  My goal is to be physically in shape for a one month visit in Mayto the Hawaiian Islands... to my old home, Waikiki, on Oahu and also the BigIsland...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
  Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 1 hr 25 mins Yields: 6-8 servings     Ingredients: 1/2 c. melted butter, plus more butter for pan 1 c. plus 2 tbsp. all-purpose flour, divided, plus more for pan 1 tsp. baking soda 1/4 tsp. kosher salt 3/4 c. plus 2 tbsp. sugar, divided 1/4 c. buttermilk 1 tsp. pu...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 17
Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 40 mins Yields: 4 servings   Ingredients: 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1/2 onion, thinly sliced 2 bell peppers, thinly sliced 2 medium zucchini, sliced into half moons 2 cloves garlic...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
I am inspired by people who always see opportunity in everything.  "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...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 45 mins Yields: 4 servings     Ingredients: 3 tbsp. olive oil, divided 1 large onion, halved and thinly sliced 2 tsp. chopped fresh thyme kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 3/4 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1" pieces...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Here is a mystery for you.Joanna Baker was born in New Rochelle, Illinois back in 1862 to Ridley and Mary. Both of her parents were teachers and linguists. At the tender age of 4 she was fluent in Greek, Latin and French as well as the English language. A little later she also picked up German. B...

By Susan Severson, YOUR Real Estate Resource #SusanSavedMe
(Navy to Navy Homes, LLC, A Homes for Heroes® Affiliate)
Comments 3
Small deviation today in recognition of Superbowl Sunday:  I'm still going to highlight the career of an African American woman today, but this particular woman is not in the STEM field.  Meet Collette Smith, the first African American woman to coach an NFL team, and only the third women to coach...

By Tammy Lankford,, Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 18
It's been a rough beginning to 2019.  As is traditional for Sunday we went to Sunday School and church and then to eat lunch with my parents. We had just finished lunch and I was headed to work to type a counter offer because ... business is certainly good... when Donald got a phone call. When I ...

By inboundREM Market Updates
Comments 3
Top Things to Do in Cabo San LucasThe tourist-friendly city of Cabo San Lucas offers a long list of places to visit, natural wonders, cultural and historical sites, and many more attractions that you can enjoy with the family. There are popular beaches along the corridor, various ocean and beach ...

By Ricki Eichler McCallum, Broker,GRI,ABR, - Your Coastal Bend Home Source
(CastNet Realty)
Comments 7
Happy New Year!!! 2019 is anticipated and many look forward to better times.  Many also enter the new year with skepticism and disappointments that loom on the horizon or are envisioned.  Let's not be anxious for things that have not happened yet.  Let's look forward to more joy, more happiness, ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 21
Happy Holidays! - The West Lawn at The University of Virginia  This image, which was provided by the Alumni Association at the University of Virginia, brings back fond memories of my years as a student at The University.  I was there for  undergraduate and law school.  The scene is the West Lawn,...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 21
Facebook Memories: Kentlands Photowalks When I clicked on Facebook Memories, these are some of the photographs that appeared from my photowalks through the neighborhood during the holiday season in previous years. It is interesting to revisit some of my old photographs that have been long forgott...