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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Marvin Lee was born in New York City back in 1927 to Henry and Fannie. He attended the Ethical Culture Fieldstone School and then the Phillips Academy. He served in the US Navy from 1944-45. In 1950, he received his B.A. in mathematics from Harvard and a PH.D. from Princeton in 1954.He worked at ...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 29
One of the flower growers that is at the Santa Barbara Farmers Market specializes in Gerbera daisies.  They are also known as the Transvaal daisy because they were first discovered in South Africa in 1884. Their jewel tones and color variety has made it the fifth most popular cut flower.  Wishing...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
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Sunday, April 23, 2017 Sunset Photography by Robert Swetz      Sunrise High Roller Ferris Wheel Las Vegas Nevada by Robert Swetz 2014 Sunset Photography by Robert Swetz   How many people reading this post like viewing photographs of sunsets or sunrises? Robert Swetz has been taking photographs of...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Martha Jane Hunt was born in Baltimore, Maryland back in 1826. The family moved to Philadelphia in the 1830. It’s unclear but when she was 15 or 16 he eloped with Benjamin who was 21. He became director of the U.S. Navy’s 9scientific laboratory in Washington, D.C. There was a dispute in his pay f...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Karl Ludwig von Bertalanffy was born in Atzgerdorf, Austria-Hungary back in 1901 to Gustav and Charlotte. His parents divorced when he was ten. He was educated by private tutors. In 1918, at 17 he began his studies at the University of Innsbruck and the University of Vienna.He had a choice of phi...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 18
Trivia question answers for Friday April 21, 20171. What comic strip somtimes features a mailman named Beasley? Blondie2. Who did Bill Clinton defeat in the 1996 US Presidential election? Bob Dole3. What device was Alexander Graham Bell working on which led him to the invention of the telephone? ...

By Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor
(Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate)
Comments 7
I hope you enjoy Roy's photo walk as much as I do. April Photowalk at Longwood Gardens    Dolores and I always enjoy our visits to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. It is easy to set aside the problems of the moment when you focus your attention and your camera on a beautiful flower.  Give ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 21
Trivia question answwers for Thursday April 20, 20171. What planet is known for its rings? Saturn2. What author created the character of Uncle Tom? Harriet Beecher Stowe3. As a child, what did Casper the Friendly Ghost die from? Pneumonia4. What is the official language of Papua New Guinea? Engli...

By Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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SUNDAY QUOTE TAKE ACTION "Action is the foundational key to ALL success." by Pablo Picasso  I take time each Sunday to find a motivational quote to get me excited for the new week. I believe we all need motivation at times so we continue to move in the right direction in our lives in business, pe...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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Wordless Wednesday - Easter Sunday Silly    Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts  

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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The Domain has struck gold again with this restaurant in the Northside section! If you haven't made a trip to this new section you are missing out..itis a power house that is really booming! This should definitely be on your ‘must try’ list!      TAVERNA                                        htt...

By Ruth Grainger, Your expert in mining claims and mountain property
(Grainger Realty)
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I am so glad to be back home! I love to travel don't get me wrong but I am a home body! This past week, Dan (my betrothed) and I traveled (drove) to Wisconsin to bury his Grandma. It was fun to drive across the country although we pushed it a little to get there! I understand he was really wantin...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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Pee Pee, Poop and Not So Puny Pet Peeve Ponderings   ActiveRain pal and pie provocateur Kathleen Daniels in her No Fooling Around, Let’s Get Real Contest has proposed we put our thoughts about pet peeves in writing.   I wondered about her motivation(as I often do). Hmm...For posterity’s sake?  O...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Wednesday April 19, 20171. What cartoon character was in love with his boss' daughter, Neil Fenwick? Dudley DoRight2. What is the Hawaiian word for "hello"? Aloha3. In 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill polluted the waters of what body of water? Gulf of Mexico4. Wha...

By Deborah Grimaldi, (401) 837-9633
(Re/Max 1st Choice)
Comments 2
   26 Things to do in New England for FREE this Spring - 2017- PART 2 Part 1http://actvra.in/549M  WaterFire, Providence, RIProvidence WaterFire has grown to be an iconic Rhode Island event. Starting out in 1994 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of First Night Providence, it has grown to run cont...

By Stephen Fells
Comments 1

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Hong Kong Cuisine at East Pearl Restaurant, Rockville, Maryland Chef Dolores took me to lunch at her favorite Chinese Restaurant in Rockville, Maryland. She usually has lunch there with friends almost every week. East Pearl Restaurant is well known for their Hong Kong Cuisine. We shared a couple ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 17
The Republic of Tea Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea A free sample of The Republic of Tea Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea was included in the order that Chef Dolores recently received. It was excellent and we plan to include this tea in our next order. If you love tea, I recommend a visit to T...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Enjoy the spring flowers:  Kentlands April Photowalk Part of my exercise program is regular walks through the Kentlands community in Gaithersburg, Maryland.  When I have time, I have my camera in hand to take photowalks.  It is easy to set aside the problems of the moment when you are focusing yo...

By Pat Starnes, Broker/Owner
(Pat Starnes Real Estate)
Comments 12
When I see red clover swaying in the breeze, a smile comes over me. You might see a simple ground cover or a pretty roadside wild flower, but I see a reminder of my young adulthood.This agricultural product is used along Mississippi highways to suppress weeds and amend the soil. My first marital ...