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 James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Arthur Atwater was born in Burlington, Vermont back in 1873.  In 1881, the family moved to Worchester, Massachusetts.  His father was a doctor and a machinist.  He was educated at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.He excelled in mechanics and drawing but not so much in chemistry, algebra and langua...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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Throwback Thursdays - SkyscrapersFall is here and the leaves are giving way to prepare us for winter. Three years ago we traveled to New York City between Thanksgiving and Christmas to enjoy the holiday season in the Big Apple. The trees in the city are few so when I saw some leaves still hanging...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 17
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerYou may not end up where you thought you were going but you will always end up where you were meant to be! unknown or anonymous  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washin...

By Marco Giancola, Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida
(Beachfront Realty)
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I have always been more of a trust my own instincts kind of person. In my personal decisions and in business I like to rely on my own judgement. I will ask others for their opinions on occasion but it all comes down to my own gut feeling. I trust myself, know myself and have a good history with m...

By Peter den Boer, MBA,GRI,ABR, Associate Broker, Realtor
(Atlanta Communities)
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I love photo contests put on by ActiveRain! Folks here always have really cool pictures to share, so, here is my entry into the latest ActiveRain Photography contest in the category of Real Life / Travel Places.During the last 10 days of September I traveled to Nova Scotia with my photographt clu...

By Joanne Gillet &The Edge Of The Beach Team ---- Pawleys Island, SC, We advise- You Decide! No Hassles...
(Pawleys Seaside Realty)
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Time for a non-real estate plug...we all enjoy a good treat once in a while, and in the spirit of the upcoming night of trick or treating, we wanted to shine a spotlight on our newest neighbor. Gilberts Ice Cream shop opened over the summer here in Pawleys Island and, being a lactose-lover, it is...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for October 20, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO42°Our Friday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the lower to middle 60's.We begin with a southwest wind 10-15mph increa...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for October 19, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO34°Our Thursday morning starts with cool temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the middle to upper 60's.We can expect south winds up to 10mph.Sunrise:  ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Thursday October 19, 20171. In what ship's 1945 sinking were there as many as 80 sailors eaten by whitetip sharks? The USS Indianapolis2. What was Viktor E. Frankl's middle name? Emil3. What author created the character of Tom Swift? Victor Appleton4. Who kept searchin...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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I know that sounds like a random title.  And, I suppose it is. For those of you who know I've been in the process of monetizing my blog, it may make a bit more sense.  Yes, I'm an Amazon Associate (affiliate link) and I earn a small commission when people click my links and then buy something fro...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Wordless Wednesday - Best FriendsThese two siblings (okay, K-9 & Felines CAN be siblings, you know!) love to check out new rugs - they rub all over them, run around like crazy fur babies and then collapse and nap - together!  I unpacked the rug and had it upside down to flatten it before putting ...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Last October, we were in Florence at the end of October.  We noticed one store window that paid homage to the Halloween celebration American style. It was the only one we saw amid all the retail. Halloween is being slowly adopted as a day for costume properties in Italy.  We thought the Miss Gran...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 14
 Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerA day without laughter is a day wasted! George Q. LewisTo find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE!Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Profe...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Wednesday October 18, 20171. What Greek physician is known as "The Father of Medicine"? Hippocrates2. What is measured in Ergs? Work3. What is Charlie's last name in Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"? Bucket4. What tunnel connects France and Italy? Mont ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Craft Beer Tasting at 7 Locks Brewery, Rockville, MD After looking at hundreds of automobiles at the Rockville Antique and Classic Car Show, Dolores and I decided to visit 7 Locks Brewing for a beer tasting. They offer flights of five beers for $8. They had ten craft beers on tap so we had two fl...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Halloween is just around the corner.  Here's some great advice from Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi that will help keep your little goblins (both two and four-legged) safe:      2017 - Safety Tips for Halloween Trick-or-Treaters & Family Pets   Halloween a...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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You can’t get too much Southern Hospitality.  Here in Austin, there are 2 great options where you grab your friends “go thirsty, go hungry” and you’re sure to have a good time.    THE DOGWOOD AUSTIN             http://www.thedogwoodaustin.com/The Dogwood is, as they say on their website, “a homeg...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Last year on the 31st of October we stayed in Rome, prior to our flight home.  We saw some trick and treaters (older and younger) making their treats along the streets.  Some stores were handing out treats.   In the restaurant where we had our last dinner some of the staff wore costumes, others d...

By Joel Jadofsky, One of the Top Realtors in Panama City Beach Area
(Keller Williams - homes for sale - Florida - Gulf - Beach )
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Halloween is one of the best holidays of the year to me for a variety of reasons, but mainly I think because it marks the last big hurrah before the stress of the holiday season.  Halloween doesn't require us to brave the chaos of the local mall, or remember to buy special cards, or cook any extr...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
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Good luck with this one. Trivia question answers for Thursday October 19, 2017 1. In what ship's 1945 sinking were there as many as 80 sailors eaten by whitetip sharks? The USS Indianapolis 2. What was Viktor E. Frankl's middle name? Emil 3. What author created the character of Tom Swift? Victor ...