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 Alan May, Helping you find your way home.
(Coldwell Banker Residential)
Comments 37
I just couldn't wait to grow older, and not have to go to bed so early.  I was so certain that so many exciting things happened after I was sent to bed.. I could hear my parents laughing downstairs.  No fair.I couldn't wait to grow older, to get my driver's license.  C'mon, driving around in a li...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 5
Westcliffe, CO Weather for December 15, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO10°Our Friday morning starts with cold temperatures and a few light scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be sunny with high temperatures in the middle to upper 40's.We begin with west winds 10-15mph beco...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
This one will be short, sweet and to the point.Squire Whipple was born in Hardwick, Massachusetts back in 1804.  At the age of 13 his family moved to New York.  He attended Fairfield Academy and then on to Union College.  He must have been an exceptional student as he graduated just a year later....

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 8
Westcliffe, CO Weather for December 14, 2017 Good Morning Westcliffe, CO25°Our Thursday morning starts with cold temperatures and a light snow falling on Mother Earth!Today begins with cloudy skies and later becoming partly sunny.We can expect about 1" of snow accumulation and high temperatures o...

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!)
Comments 3
"When Life Looks Like It's Falling Apart, It May Just Be Falling Into Place" A Beverly Solomon Quote by Silicon Vallet REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweI am sure all of us here have had a point in our lives where we feel like the world beneath our feet is crumbling. It is a scary feeling to experience,...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 6
Okay I follow Wanda however, if I didn't the title would have made me open this one to see what she wrote about.  So tell us how would you finish this question?  It got me to thinking and of all the possibilities.  So what is your secret to happiness?  Come on get your thinking caps on Is there a...

By Victoria Ray Henderson Marshall Henderson, Real Estate for Home Buyers with Buyer's Edge
(Buyer's Edge Company Inc)
Comments 0
I Love CandlesPhoto by Joanna Kosinska on UnsplashMany years ago when our children were very young, we started an old-fashioned ritual. We eat dinner by candlelight. The candlelight creates a sweet atmosphere and most of the time it's been great! However, there've been a handful of times when our...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 12
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker     Happy Birthday Mom!  It's sad when the people who gave you the best memories; become a memory!   To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
John Walker was born in Stockton-On-Tees back in 1781.  He finished grammar school and went to work as an assistant to a surgeon in the town.  Surgical operations was not in his future so he left turning his attention to chemistry.  He studied at Durham and York opening a small business as a drug...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 13
 Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker      Never forget that you are a miracle, that you are unique, possessing talents, experiences, and opportunities that no one else has ever had or will ever have. It's your res...

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek & Associates LLC Team)
Comments 27
Have you ever come acrossan opossum playing possum?I came by this one (fortunately my dogs were running around elsewhere!) and at first I thought he was dead.  But then I wondered...is he playing possum?Sure enough, he blinked.  So I left him alone and went to round up the dogs so that they would...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(PK Real Estate Utah South)
Comments 18
Is there a secret to happiness?  My husband and I ate at a local Chinese Restaurant last night in St. George. After the meal, we were excited to reveal our fortune cookies. Mine started out well and as you can see, was cut off. So it became a fill in the blank fortune, where I could create my own...

By Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041, Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ
(ReMax Realtec Group)
Comments 6
Who do you wish you could be like? What do you admire about them?Is it their public speaking skills, or the kind of clients they attract? The conferences they get invited to attend or participate in?  Or perhaps they've published a book and it hit the bestseller list? Whatever it is, it's a clue....

By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
Comments 12
I was inspired to write this post about Christmas after reading Kathy Streib saying that it is OK to to say Merry Christmas to her or Happy Holidays or a few other greetings. It's all about the season and being merry and if you have the chance to meet Kathy she pretty well stays that way year rou...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 19
Trivia question answers for Wednesday December 13, 20171. What structure in the back of the brain governs motor control? Cerebellun2. How many books are in the New Testament? 273. What type of tea is flavored with oil from the bergamot orange? Earl Grey4. What is the highest number on a standard ...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 28
  Snow the first time is so pretty as long as I do not have to drive in it  . This time it looked like someone was shaking a feather pillow out . I am just happy that I was warm and cozy inside on a Saturday afternoon . My grandson was dropped off . His parents were going Christmas shopping . Aid...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 25
 We’re all creatures of habit, or at least, I know I am.  This month has been so “out of order!!”  My day begins with a concentrated workout at the YMCA.  That will never change. Then I get a few hours of online marketing for our listings. I guess that won’t change either! Since I’m having 18 at ...

By Sean McDowell, Mortgage Consultant & Co-Author of Mortgage Maze
(Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation)
Comments 0
Say goodbye to gift-wrapping chaos this giving season! Follow these simple steps to wrap the perfect gift.Before you begin, gather your supplies: wrapping paper, scissors, tape, and ribbon/bows. Note that most gifts are easier to wrap inside of a box. Gift boxes can be purchased, but many stores ...

By Kevin Mackessy, Dedicated. Qualified. Local.
(Blue Olive Properties, LLC)
Comments 0
                Well the forecast for snow came and went in Denver.  We have had an unseasonably warm winter thus far, with no actual recorded snowfall in November.  This was the first time in many years that something like that occurred.  There is no way to attribute it to any one cause, and it’...

By Francine Viola, Realtor, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
Comments 5
The competition is FIERCE this year amongst the brokers at Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty in Olympia WA on Ugly Christmas Sweater Day 2017! We don't need to have a fancy party to have fun!  This is a great group of people who I consider to be not only my trusted colleagues but also my f...