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 Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Book Recommendation: The People vs. Alex Cross by James Patterson The People vs. Alex Cross (2017) is novel #25 in the crime thriller series featuring Alex Cross by The New York Times bestselling author James Patterson. I recommend this fast reading book for your reading list. Click on the links ...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Its been a whirlwind of activity this week-end as spring break came to an end! Friday I closed with a darling couple purchasing their first home. I had 3 listing appointments over the week-end and secured all three! Went a little early for Date night with Geno in the Domain so I could get in a so...

By Charles Fugate, Real estate agent in Autaugaville, AL
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The world is an extremely dangerous place and you always need to be on your toes. Even if you step out in your local neighborhood you never know what will happen. I think everyone deserves the right to feel safe when inside their own homes. In reality, you’re in quite a bit of danger at home. You...

By Chris Ann Cleland, Associate Broker, Northern VA
(Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA)
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What Do You Remember Most?  The Good or the Bad?When it comes to whether we are a positive or negative person, one clue resides in what our memory holds onto with the most clarity.  For me, I am often reminded by bad things that happened by my husband.  He can't believe that I can't recall how an...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, 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 Broker  Enjoy your own life without comparing it with that of another!  Marquis de Condorcet To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE! Thank yo...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(Homesmart International)
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The gentleman gave an excellent seven-minute speech about racist. And said he was racist.Now he was nice, polite, and respectful, but he spoke the truth.I happened to be his evaluator. Wow. My comments were.I believe this is a very thin line, and requires some common sense, and maybe a few other ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Monday Happy Hour at Firebirds Wood Fired Grill, Gaithersburg, MD When Chef Dolores and I go to Firebirds Wood Fired Grill in Gaithersburg, Maryland for their happy hour (Monday - Friday, 4-7) it also becomes our dinner. Monday is our favorite time for their happy hour because the restaurant offe...

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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Speechless Sundays - Another Sign of Spring in Charlotte Today we discovered that the Creeping Phlox have awoken! Another spring flower that provides masses of groundcover in Charlotte during the early spring. It’s so exciting to watch the stunning display of color as the carpet of tiny lavender ...

By The Jeff Rickert Team, Poconos - RSPS - The Jeff Rickert Team
(RE/MAX Property Specialists)
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   The Greater Pocono Home Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes. This event included hundreds of exhibits with merchandise, product demonstrations and sample interior and exterior options Liberty Homes was one of the exhibito...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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All About Brian England - Pac-12 Champs Click Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ My brothers and I travel to Las Vegas every year for the Pac-12 Men's Basketball Tournament and the past two year...

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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Speechless Sundays - Spring Has Sprung in Charlotte NC This time of year, each and every day in Charlotte, we see a new sign of spring - and I LOVE it! First the buds, then blooms on the Cherry trees, then the Daffodils and green spotted all across the city. This week, just in time for Easter, th...

By Lauren Williams, CPO, Professional Organizer: Puget Sound homes
(Casual Uncluttering LLC)
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I thought I was peeved, but maybe that's too strong. I considered "aggrieved," but that implies I think the Universe is out to get me. "Irked" is a ridiculous word and "annoyed" is just plain too weak. "Befuddled" and "discontented" came to mind this afternoon, and they still feel right. Yesterda...

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
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"Creativity is how I share my soul with the world."-Dorothy Parker  Last week I shared that my step-son had passed away due to complications from diabetes. One of the things I shared was Jeff's fascination with rocks. He was constantly picking up rocks as he took walks. He particularly enjoyed ma...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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Looks like March Has Arrived Like A Lion with last nights Snow Storm.  Now I am hoping that March goes out like a Lamb.  Below are pictures of what I woke up to this morning.  The trees looked like some one had coated them with cotton or better yet cotton candy.   

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
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here you go, good luck Trivia question answers for Tuesday March 20, 2018 1. What language gave us the word "alphabet"? Greek 2. What is the capital of Ukraine? Kiev 3. What branch of philosophy deals with the end of the world? Eschatology 4. What was Matt Dillon's horse on "Gunsmake" named? Buck...

By Laura Sellers, www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com)
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Wishing you a very Happy First Day of Spring!BerkshireHathawayHomeServicesPreferredRealEstateAuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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You really didn’t say that, did you?This past December I helped my son in looking for a home. While I usually do not like to work with family or friends what can I say, it happens.He had found a home (new construction) that we made an offer on. He drove by it daily and nothing was being done. The...

By Allie Angeloni
(Long Realty )
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  Christmas 2017 - Roger, Lola, and Allie This is about a Christmas Blessing for us, though starts off with our "Friendsgiving" over Thanksgiving, for others! Every year since we moved to Arizona we have been doing a "Friendsgiving" for Thanksgiving - I loved the idea of it! - as every year there...

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
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Well there is certainly a day for everything and today is National Chocolate Cake Day!  I don't have much time to cook and I don't really care for cake; however, my husband has a bit of a sweet tooth...so I found this quick and easy recipe for Chocolate Cake in a Cup that might be perfect for him...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
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Will Clint Eastwood teach Robert Swetz how to Direct Movies?Robert Swetz will continue working as a Glazier (glass installer) in the Bay Area, Las Vegas and other cities on the west coast. And Robert Swetz will continue working as a Real Estate Agent in the Las Vegas, Henderson and the State of N...