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)
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Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. - Abraham Lincoln We don't develop courage by being happy every day. We develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity. - Barbara De Angelis There is no better than adversity. Every d...

By Eileen Burns, FL Probate Agent, Hotel & Land Specialist
(Trans State Commercial RE Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach)
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Palm Beach real estate market activity was discussed in detail at yesterday's ACTIVE RAIN meetup    Surf's up at Deck 84 Delray Beach, Florida USA  Lou Ludwig Active Rain Millionaire Janice Zultman, Nestor & Katerina Gasset Active Rain Millionares and their  star baseball player son, TristanElyse...

By Barbara S. Duncan, CRS, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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We have written several blogs featuring some old pictures of Morris School for Boys that operated in Searcy Arkansas for many years.  Some of the boys, now men, got together for a reunion August 16, 2014, and they shared this group picture with me.  And Larry Binz, who forwarded the picture to me...

By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
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Have you heard?! Paula Deen, the Queen of Southern Cuisine, is expanding her palate to include furniture design…of course, with a southern flair! And, her latest collection debuted in Brunswick Forest's newest neighborhood, Banyan Bay.It was a culmination of all things NEW and SOUTHERN!! Read mor...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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Judy Carr's 8 Halloween Safety Tips 4 Treats! 5) Make a Stopwatch Fun by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweMy mother, the late Silicon Valley real estate legend Judy Carr, loved Halloween. As anyone who knew her would tell you, she had a system for everything and that includes this fall h...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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 Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerCharacterize people by their actions and you will never be fooled by their words! UnknownTo find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE!Paul S....

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Will Keith was born in Battle Creek, Michigan back in 1860 to John and Ann. He attended Parson’s Business College. After graduation you could find him selling brooms. He then helped his brother John in the Western Health Reform Institute.It was apparent to both brothers that the residents of the ...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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 Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerBe creative. See what the others don't see! phTo find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE!Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals,...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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Many of the blogs originally published on Active Rain by fellow agents are enlightening and informative, especially when highlighting local attractions or destinations. For example, Myrl Jeffcoat often writes about places to visit within a day trip from her home in Rancho Cordova, because she's n...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Thank Goodness for Post-It Notes! Even though my life is different from my previous life working outside the home, 5 days a week, I still have things to do...things that need to get done.  For me, other than being where I need to be because of an appointment, my focus is getting done what needs t...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye  The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (2017) is the new novel that continues the Stieg Larsson Millennium Series and the second installment written by The New York Times bestselling Swedish author David Lagercrantz. Stieg Larsson planned t...

By Dick Greenberg, Northern Colorado Residential Real Estate
(New Paradigm Partners LLC)
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 We had a bad day yesterday. After years of careful observation and planning, memorization of dozens of different contingency plans, countless dry runs, and lots of patience and persistence, Sheldon the Kitty finally made a break for it Friday night when a house full of guests gave him the moment...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Real Life: Best Use of filter or special effect -  Dick Greenberg - Photography Contest Hummingbird Enjoying A Gnat Snack! I choose this picture to enter into the contest for special effects. I first published it as a GIF on Autumn equinox. It was a fall day a number of years ago when I saw this....

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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Motivational Monday - Be Intentional - Share Your Positivity We’ve all had the thought, so-and-so ‘needs an attitude adjustment!’ Well, the buck stops HERE!  There’s no better place to start helping others with those positive adjustments, than within!  While other people can definitely be uplifte...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(Homesmart International)
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Those are powerful words, and can be scary words. Maybe when you think of that title, it will help you begin to recognize, NOW IS THE TIME to make accomplishments, and stop wasting ours out of every week.That can be a disappointing statement, that is the title of this post. Then too it can help y...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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I noticed recently that the crop of milkweed bugs which were hatching on my Asclepias had suddenly decided to put on a show. They marched off the milkweed pods en masse to the scrolling metal trim at the top of a stake which was supposed to keep the plant from drooping.OK, I get that. A much more...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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On a recent road trip we stopped in Blue Earth, Mn.Green Giant still grows and packages their Peas and Corn.The statue we erected as a tribute to the company by the businessesof the town.Besides the statue, they give tours of the plant also.Although we were there on an off day, we have heard that...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Handsome Hudson was ready for school pictures at his Montessori school!It's hard to believe he'll be entering kindergarten in the public schools next fall. Time is flying by way too fast!Little boys leave smudges on your heart .......Art Moms  ♥♥Little boys are like snowflakes, there are no two a...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Harrison Jeffords was born in Dexter, Michigan back in 1834. He received his education in Michigan, was admitted to the bar when the Civil War started.He enlisted in the 4th Michigan Volunteer Infantry where he rose in rank to colonel. He served in the Army of the Potomac where he saw action in s...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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One of the surprising differences between Los Angeles, where we are visiting next month, and San Francisco, where we often go from Sacramento a few times every year, are the restaurants. The last time I looked, there are not any 3-star Michelin restaurants in Los Angeles. There might not be any 1...