Just for Fun

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By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 5
Wine Suggestion: Trader Joe's Grower's Reserve Petite Sirah Chef Dolores was serving pasta and I selected a bottle of Trader Joe's Grower's Reserve Petite Sirah 2015. This California wine is an excellent choice for an inexpensive red wine. We purchased this wine at a Trader Joe's store in Virgini...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
Comments 0
Number 4 is pretty cool Trivia question answers for Wednesday October 18, 2017 1. What Greek physician is known as "The Father of Medicine"? Hippocrates 2. What is measured in Ergs? Work 3. What is Charlie's last name in Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"? Bucket 4. What tunnel conn...

By Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
Comments 20
Living in Colorado is always interesting.  Weather forecasts?  Don't believe them.  They are usually just someone's best guess. Last Monday we had snow and freezing temperatures.   I decided that it was probably time to toss out my old Flip Flops because I didn't think I would need any until Spri...

By Gwen Fowler-CRS- 864-638-3599 SC Mountains & Lakes--, Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.
(Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc)
Comments 5
Road Trip Time, Pack the Car--Octoberfest in Walhalla SC German beer and music will be in Walhalla October 20-22nd.  This is an annual event that brings lots of visitors to our area.Main Street will have arts and crafts all day Saturday.  The festival with rides, food, and fun will be at Sertoma ...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 26
I do not know who started this or when they first named October 17  , as ," National Pasta    Day ' I just read it in the carrier Pigeon , a monthly free magazine that I receive. Check out www.theuptightsuburbanite.com. It is interesting to see that they have something for each day of the month o...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(Homesmart International)
Comments 15
Have you ever stopped and thought about LIFE? How unique it is? How today can become so much greater than yesterday.Or how this hour can become so much more difficult than things were last hour?Looking back on this year (not over) and how it can be far worse or far better than last year.Isn’t it ...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
Comments 12
Fall is harvest time.Not only for us humans.Many small animals gather ans d store for the winter.Some others just pack on the pounds before they hibernate.It can be very entertaining to watch the squirrels hiding the acorns in the grasses.I often wonder if they can find all the nuts a month down ...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 15
Well meaning people will tell you all sorts of things about buying a car in Hawaii. Several have suggested that I purchase a much older car because somehow I guess they think I would prefer to drive an already rusted-out vehicle. No, thank you, I would like to watch my brand new car slowly rust a...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm Owner/Broker National Marketing Realtors
(National Marketing Realtors)
Comments 11
Some HousingStinks!While checking on a housing project I spotted this beautiful Blue Jay resting on a porta potty on site.I could easily make this a post about the "flood smell" that I never knew about until Minot's devastating flood of 2011 being so many are learning learning about it first hand...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 1
The eagle has no fear of adversity. We need to be like the eagle and have a fearless spirit of a conqueror! - Joyce Meyer The will to never give up and to be fearless. That's what I have. - Christina Milian Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them. - Rabind...

By Li Read, Caring expertise...knowledge for you!
(Sea to Sky Premier Properties (Salt Spring))
Comments 10
Well, it's truly Fall now...the calendar says so. Days are shorter, and weather can shift between warm afternoons/almost summer to days that would better describe November. Fall on the Pacific Northwest Coast is a very appealing season...Salt Spring and the Southern Gulf Islands also enjoy this ...

By Sharon Lee, Retired and loving life
(Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance)
Comments 18

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 29
 I’ll preface this post by saying that if I knew how to take photos, the quality of this contest submission would be so much better.  Since we all clearly understand the fact that my photography skills need help, I thought a good “topic to photograph” might be a series of interesting items that r...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Perry Wellington Realty)
Comments 17
I've been working at home today. Buyers from California called and want me to preview a house for them. We looked hard last year, but couldn't find the right place. The property they are now interested in has 18 acres a ranch house and a log cabin fully renovated.  The buyers will be returning to...

By Charita Cadenhead, Serving Jefferson and Shelby Counties (Alabama)
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 17
How About That Mohawk?I just happened to log on to ActiveRain today for the first time in months and the first thing I saw was Dick Greenberg's 2017 Photography Contest post.Upon reading the post, this picture just popped into my head and I knew this was going to be the photo that I entered.The B...

By Joel Jadofsky, One of the Top Realtors in Panama City Beach Area
(Keller Williams - homes for sale - Florida - Gulf - Beach )
Comments 5
Full disclosure: Halloween is my absolute favorite time of year.  I love the fall weather, and I've been a fan of all things ghoulish and scary for as long as I can remember.  That said, I fully understand that not everyone shares my love of the creepier things in life!  So, when putting a home u...

By Mary Hutchison, SRES, ABR, Specializing in Brookside, Waldo, Prairie Village
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate-Kansas City Homes)
Comments 6
 As I thought about what to write for this challenge on time management, I reflected on how often I hear of someone dying unexpectedly (this week-Tom Petty and Las Vegas shootings, for example).  Just about every day, I wake up and think:  this day could be my last.  So the older I get, the more ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 0
Mushroom Recipes If you enjoy mushrooms, you should visit my Mushroom Recipes board on Pinterest. Pinterest is a wonderful source for recipes. Just click on the link to visit and follow this board. Pinterest is free and you can create boards that reflect your personal or professional interests.  ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 19
Trivia question answers for Monday September 18, 20171. In "The Farmer in the Dell", what does the child take? A Nurse2. The Chevy model known as the Camero was originally intended to be called what? Panther3. The first consumer products made from plastics were what? Hair Combs4. What is the larg...

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 Broker A smile is happiness you'll find right under your nose!  Tom Wilson To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE!Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®...