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)
Comments 9
Who made YOU smile today?  Who did you make smile today? As the mother of a very busy, high school student (not to mention a teenager!) communication is often limited...  Ever since I can remember, my girls have been asked the same set of questions each school day. I'm not exactly sure how it all...

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
Feb 20th Was Love Your Pet Day - Never Too Late For Giving Cuddles by San Jose Cupertino Schools REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweLove Your Pet Day is day to pamper your pet. People just love their pets, and February 20th is an easy excuse to spend time with them, and to give them special treats. Wheth...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 18
Thankful to be able to enjoy...Dancing In The Rain!I must have played this commercial back 8 times to watch the excitement and dancing.This bundle of joy is a little over 11 months old and already enjoying life to the fullest!Youtube link :https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYPrRmyKUi0  Life Isn't a...

By Dorie Dillard, Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ Subsidiary of NRT, LLC)
Comments 17
I've got a fun place for you to try this week-end! Steeped in history this local restaurant will charm you and and the menu is ...let's just say...fulfilling our slogan "Let's keep Austin weird!" You'll need to make a trip down town to the Hilton  on East 4th Street but I will safely bet it will ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 30
Prep Time: 5 minutes Total Time: 21 minutes Cook Time: 16 minutes Servings: 6  Ingredients: 6 pork chops, 1-inch thick 1 (20 ounce) can pineapple slices, in juice Marinade Ingredients: 1⁄2 cup brown sugar 1⁄2 cup Italian dressing 1⁄4 cup pineapple juice 3 tablespoons soy sauce  Directions: Drain...

By Steven L. Smith, Bellingham WA Home Inspector
(King of the House Home Inspection, Inc.)
Comments 2
It was in the spring and summer months, 50 years ago, when I became interested in radio broadcasting. Most people at Active Rain know me as a home inspector. Prior to that career, I spent 30 years in radio -- disc jockey, newsman, engineering, management and ownership of a Bellingham, Washington ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 20
Colonial Williamsburg Museum Quality Dollhouse Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, is one of our favorite travel destinations. If you follow me on Facebook or Flickr, you have seen many of our photographs. When you are in Colonial Williamsburg, you can spend many hours in the wonderful Art Museums o...

By Eric Crane -- Your Full Service, Discount Fee Realtor®, Greater Metro Phoenix Arizona
(DPR Realty LLC)
Comments 7
Photos from our Family Vacation to Seattle and British ColumbiaHere are some recent photos from our Family Vacation to Seattle and beautiful British Columbia.Chihuly Glass Museum, Seattle, WA The Gum Wall, Seattle WA The Space Needle, Seattle, WA  Chihuly  Glass Museum, Seattle WA  Holy Cannoli, ...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
Comments 1
    The Solanco Lacrosse Club will hold its annual registration / signup in the cafeteria of Solanco High School at 585 Solanco Road Quarryville, PA 17566 on Monday January 27, from 6:30 to 8 PM. This is open to boys and girls from sixth grade through high school. No experience necessary as instr...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
Comments 1
    Solanco FFA students Victoria Grimm, Missy Speicher, and Carly Bryant received the Keystone Degree, the highest degree awarded by the Pennsylvania FFA Association to its members. The degrees were awarded at the the recent Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg, PA.       The Keystone Degree is...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
Comments 1
    Okay Folks this month’s recipe is one of my favorites: Potato Soup!       4 cups potatoes (sliced or diced), 1 stalk of celery (diced), 1 tbsp. onion (minced), 1-1/2 tsp. salt,   2 cups hot water, 2 tbsp. butter or margarine, 1 tbsp. flour, 1 can cream of celery soup,   2 cans milk (or more ...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Lake Norman Real Estate
Comments 2
Tired of paying for expensive household cleaners?  Here's a recipe to MAKE YOUR OWN "CITRUS VINEGAR CLEANING SOLUTION"!Ingredients and Supplies: Citrus peels Glass Jar White Vinegar Spray Bottle Instructions:Cut peel off of citrus fruit and place in jar.Fill jar and allow to sit for 2 weeks.Remov...

By geri wehry, your agent for life
(RE/MAX Select R.E.)
Comments 0
  Good morning!   So, how is your morning so far?  Hopefully it is just grand!  All is peachy over here in my little corner of the world.   Can you believe this is the last Friday of February?  WOW, where have the first two months of the year gone? They have flown by for me.  And did you know tha...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for February 23, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO35°Our Thursday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and cloudy skies.Today will be partly sunny with high temperatures only in the 30's.We have a 20% chance for rain and snow showers before 4:00pm changing to a slight ch...

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 2
February 23rd is Play Tennis Day by San Jose Cupertino Schools REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe National Play Tennis Day is February 23rd, and is always celebrated on this date.  Millions of Americans enjoy playing tennis. In addition to being a good sport, its good exercise, too. If the weather in yo...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, Broker, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 16
***Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Tacoma, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerDon’t be afraid to be yourself.If they can’t accept you for who you are,they don’t deserve you!UnknownTo find out how much your Tacoma, Washington house is worth, click HERE! Paul S. H...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group)
Comments 29
Wordless Wednesday - First Signs of Spring*Southpark Cherry Trees  *Backyard tree-save area sprinkled with wild Daffodils, dwarfed by the enormous old oak trees. From the Daffodils peeping from the ground to the glorious Cherry blossoms lining Charlotte's streets and landscape, it appears that we...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 29
Wordless Wednesday-No Flying  Larry went out to his Radio-Controlled Airplane Airfield last week and discovered this sign on the fence.  It’s a minor inconvenience. Sunday, though, everyone raced out of their homes when it sounded like a jet getting was ready to land on the street or worse. I’ve ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Frank Nelson was born in Ashland, Massachusetts back in 1861. Sorry again I do not know who his parents were however, holding to what you expect I can tell you the rest of the story, so let’s get to it shall we...Educated at Harvard he lectured on mathematics from 1885 to 1887. He went on to lect...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
Comments 6
The weather these past few days has been nothing short of spring like and I can see a spring in everyone's step that just isn't there when the weather is blustery.  My little dog JJ has been enjoying his walks and I've even taken the time to rake some leaves and get a head start on my spring clea...