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 Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 14
Trivia question answers for Friday March 23, 20171. October 22, 1692 marked the last time a person in America was hanged for what crime? Witchcraft 2. What is a turkey stuffed with a duck stuffed with a chicken called? Turducken 3. What is July's birthstone? Ruby  4. "The Imperial March" is the t...

By Eric Lawrence Frazier MBA, Founder and CEO of The Power Is Now, Inc.
(The Power Is Now, Inc. NMLS #1435243 CalBRE #1980407)
Comments 66
On 12 /19/1981 at 11:00 AM, I said I do to Ruby Lee Gordon and we became Husband and wife. I was 19 years old and very naive about my new responsibilities as a Husband and a man. Looking back on that time in my life I realize that I was a man and a Husband in training, and the training has really...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Don’t you just love it when the light bulb turns on in a darken night? I know I do and that is exactly what happened at our last meeting. I know this is going to be a surprise because I believe this is the first blog I’ve written about a fellow ActiveRainer since I’ve been writing posts.I want to...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for March 25, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO23°Our Saturday morning starts with chilly temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the middle 50's.We begin our day with a west wind 5-10mph becoming south in the af...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for March 24, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO35°Our Friday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and heavy clouds gracing our skies.Today will be partly sunny with high temperatures in the upper 40's.We have a 60% chance for rain or snow this morning.Today will be breez...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 25
Neighborhood Watch Update: Westchester, CA 90045As most of my regular readers know, I have written a blog post about how my Wiley has been focused on keeping an eye on the neighborhood. Now with that said a few of my friends, I will only mention a couple who had reservations about my Security  Di...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive)
Comments 10
Not Just Another Friday in Charlotte NC Real EstateI am confident that every other agent in Charlotte is going through the craziest month in this business - EVER, for a March and possibly, ever, for a single month!  As of Monday, I had 20 transactions in Escrow and swiftly moving towards several ...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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 Saturdays are my favorite day of the week.  It’s time to exhale for working and from my strenuous workout routines.  Everyone needs one day of exhaling, and I get to exhale twice!!I play online today, but I’ll resume working on everyone’s sites tomorrow.  I’ll prepare for a week of new listings ...

By Luke Constantino, Branch Office Leader - Fillmore Real Estate
(Fillmore Real Estate)
Comments 3
     We all have a sports bottle we use when going out for a jog, to the gym or just hanging out with friends, but do you have the right one? Is it safe? When is the last time you cleaned it? Ever look inside it?      I have studied the dangers of different chemicals that can leach into your wate...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 29
Wordless Wednesdays: a different perspective. Sunday I posted a picture of a succulent that many enjoyed and had questions. So with that said today I walked by it in day time to share with you. In case you missed the other post I will put a link here to it as well and you can compare     (  Beaut...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 19
Delray Beach- Champions March Madness is getting intense.  We are now down to the Elite Eight.  And tonight, we’ll find out if the Jayhawks will make it into the Final Four. I marvel at all of the athletes... to be able to pull it all together in front of thousands.  Yes, I know this is what they...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 11
John Dickinson was born near Woolwich, England back in 1782 to Thomas and Frances. At fifteen he started a seven-year apprenticeship as a stationer in London. He demonstrated his resourceful nature by inventing a new kind of paper for cannon cartridges.He patented his invention which was taken up...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Make Up Your Own Holiday Day is March 26, 2017. From time to time I like to write about little-known or odd days that are celebrated.  There have been… National Chocolate Cake DayNational Chocolate Covered Anything DayNational Chocolate Chip Day (get my drift?)They’re fun to write about!  I try t...

By Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager
(American West Realty & Management)
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What's in a name?That which we call a roseBy any other name would smell as sweet!                                                                       ~ William Shakespeare Today's topic of fun is: Name spelling!Have you noticed the trend in "unique" name spelling? We used to have common spellin...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
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It is a great day and let's make it better by smiling. I am on a diet and I have issues with it: I just hate it when I think I am buying ORGANIC   vegetables,But once I am home they are all just donuts!!! Smile, it makes people wonder what you are up to!!!

By Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester
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Thank you Ron and Alexandra Seigel for an interesting topic and a chance for a few points.My first item of choice of course is an automobile manufacturer names Toyota.Having had a Father whom had an expertise with engines, cars and a Master Mechanic; the love of a taking care of and enjoying good...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 15
Nice Cardinal in Gilbert, AZ   Click Here to request your FREE Relocation Guide!!!   For all of your East Valley AZ Real Estate needs visit RealEstateinEastValleyAZ   Such a nice looking Cardinal that Trish was able to capture with this nice photograph.  I enjoy when Trish is out and about with ...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Your Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Agent
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
Comments 17
Brand Loyalty: Land Rover, General Electric, and HavertysAlexandra and Ron Segal presented us with an opportunity this month to share three brands we’re loyal too. This one made me think quite a bit because liking a brand and being loyal to one are very different in my opinion. Loyalty creates lo...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 22
Trivia question answers for Thursay March 23, 20171. When did J.D. Salinger die? 2010 2. What city is overlooked by a large statue named "Christ the Redeemer"? Rio de Janeiro 3. What is a league? Unit of Length 4. What instrument was Big Band leader Bennie Goodman most associated with? Clarinet T...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, Broker, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 125
March 2017 challenge, Tell me the most unique or special place you have lived...We sell homes, finance or inspect houses daily however I want to know more about your living experiences. Where  is the most unique or special place you have lived? Tell us why it was special or meaningful to you.  If...