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 Bridget Murphy, Dedicated Realtor serving Chicagoland
(Dave Murphy Team)
Comments 27
I am currently participating in a weekly real estate seminar that meets for full-day sessions for seven weeks.  The workload is intense, but the bulk of the focus is on mindset, which I absolutely love.  Learning about the power of our minds (particularly the effects of positive thinking) is empo...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 78
Thankfulness  (DAY 4) - My ActiveRain Family We've all heard the rhetoric out there about the various social media platforms--how some work, some don't and how much demand we have upon us to 'perform' on ALL of them.  We've read ad nauseum, various complaints about the platform being different th...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 18
I am so thankful for the beauty of the back roads of South Central Pennsylvania.  During the Autumn season, pumpkin patches and corn fields abound.  It is always a fun adventure to go for a drive with no agenda, and let the cares of life melt away...Harvest Fairs are abundant and are fun for chil...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
Comments 2
Looking for a cozy little spot on Long Island NY to grab breakfast and lunch? "Jam" is the place to go! It's located in Massapequa Park, NY. Keep in mind, if you wish to set up a time to meet with friends or family, you need to arrive earlier then the meeting time. "Jam" gets jamed due to the amo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 10
Hanna Lindberg was born in 1865 in Sweden.  She worked as a Gofer and a milliner before opening her own hat shop in 1891.  She was active in the YMCA as well as within the women’s suffrage society.  As far as my research could go she never married and was quite wealthy in those days.  She died in...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 8
Thankfulness (DAY 5) - Home Sweet HomeAfter having lived in nearly every area of the Charlotte Metro over the decades, learning the areas and fine-tuning my clientele, it was time to build our final home - well, maybe not final but, final for the moment! LOL Seriously, Ray knows that my dream is ...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 14
This is post #6 for the Thanks Giving post challenge, and it is Friday, the end of the “work-week” and the beginning of our busiest days ahead. Every weekend allows me to appreciate the job description that I now have.After 39 years of acting as a listing agent for resales and 40 new home communi...

By Tammy Lankford,, Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
Comments 12
I don't think I could not have pet hair on me if I wore a new outfit home from the store.  It's everywhere.  When I picked up something from the cleaners recently I still found a pet hair on it.  Perhaps it was from my car.... or perhaps it was just woven into the fiber of the clothes. In that sa...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for November 17, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO45°Our Friday morning starts with pleasant temperatures, a strong wind and scattered clouds to grace our skies.Today will be mostly cloudy with high temperatures in the middle to upper 50's.Today's weather story will be the wi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 18
James Buel was born in Russellville, Arkansas back in 1933. Sorry that is all the information I have, that is except for the rest of the story.I lived on Linker Mountain between Dover and Russellville, Arkansas several decades ago. So, the area is familiar to me. I had some of the best times of m...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 10
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerBelieve in yourself. Have faith in your abilities. Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy! Norman Vincent PealeTo find ou...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 16
The Thanksgiving holiday is right around the corner and for some it's all about dining in with family and friends. But there are many now who like to have someone taking care of the preparing!  If you’re thinking of dining out this year, here are some wonderful restaurant options (both iconic and...

By Peter den Boer, MBA,GRI, Associate Broker, Realtor
(Atlanta Communities)
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As I sit here and write this post this morning, I can hear a firetruck of in the distance, racing to help someone in need. That someone is probably starting the day off in a particularly bad fashion. I think the Holidays can produce many bad days if we are not careful.For instance, it is rare tha...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 18
Trivia question answers for Thursday November 16, 20171. Jazz musicians sometimes refer to which instrument as a "licorice stick"? Clarinet2. In the field of psychiatry what term described self-love? Narcissism3. What world leader sold the Louisiana Territory to the US? Napoleon Bonaparte4. Who w...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 8
Simplicity is a word that is subject to our own interpretation.  To some, simplicity may be viewed as 'life on a diet' - it conjures up thoughts of deprivation and scarcity.To others, simplicity may be viewed as a 'life of freedom' - unleashed from the burden of unnecessary stuff.No matter how on...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
Comments 9
Thankful For Our Fur BabiesAs soon as I read Debbie Reynolds 12 Days of Thanks Giving 2017 – ActiveRain Challenge I knew I wanted to participate and thought of ideas to write about. I wish I could do all 12 days but, we welcomed a new fur baby into our home a few days ago and at 8 weeks old he’s ...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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12 Days of ThanksGiving 2017- ActiveRain Challenge (my father’s love) I am thankful for my father’s love for me.  I lost my father when I was 6500 miles away from home serving in the United States Navy. At first I didn't know who had passed because we were weathering out a storm in the Southwest ...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
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Paying It Forward In AlexandriaAmanda Davidson Real Estate Group is hosting a coat drive for the 2nd year in a row as a way to pay it forward. We team up with United Community Ministries located right in Alexandria. We think it’s important to give back locally and we’ve learned that because Alexa...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 26
Wordless Wednesday - Wearing Crazy With Confidence OK, so his hair isn't so crazy in this pic....but you gotta love the shirt!   Speaking of hair.... Since we are all sharing the things that we are grateful for this month, I would like to take this opportunity to say how grateful I am for my amaz...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 8
We are all writing about the things we are most thankful for and, not surprisingly, most of the things mentioned are what you would expect....family, health, home, job, etc.One of the things that I'm very thankful for is Skype.Skype may not be something you would consider as a "blessing"....more ...