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 Brenda J. Andrew, Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX
(ULTIMA REAL ESTATE)
Comments 15
Real Life In Groton CT  - Active Rain Photo ContestI am accepting the challenge of a real life photo contest that Active Rain is putting on for the Month of October 2017.  This photo is for the Travel/Places Category & not one that I am using for a listing.It is just a real life photo I took whil...

By Joy Daniels
(Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd.)
Comments 14
Real estate is a non-stop business- We can all relate to the early morning phone calls, the mid-day appointments, and the late night emails. Buying and selling real estate has no set hours. But after 30 years of being in this business, I can say that I have learned a little bit on how to find bal...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 16
Every time my sister in law (Ron's sister) and her son (our nephew) go to High Point Market in North Carolina, to buy for their furniture stores in Denver, they send us their tongue in cheek picks, "Best In Show."  Here are some of their picks.This headboard could make you feel very royal when yo...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in "Live Streaming" Online Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
Comments 1
Have fun with this one, thanks again Wayne! Trivia questions for Friday October 20, 2017 1. What US state is known as "The Magnolia State"? Mississippi 2. What age followed the Bronze Age? The Iron Age 3. By what name was basketball coach Arnold Auerbach better known? Red Auerbach 4. Aeolian proc...

By Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Call a Marana neighbor, I'm THERE! LONG REALTY
(Long Realty - Dove Mountain, Marana AZ)
Comments 1
Have you ever Skimm'd  your daily news? The Skimm I found this morning email gem several months back and it's rather a highlight of my mornings now.  There's a bit of humor in the delivery, but the facts are there, plus links to in-depth information if you'd like a more journalistic approach to y...

By Brenda Whitman, Live in Laramie Real Estate, Broker/Co-Owner, Laramie, Wyoming
(Live in Laramie Real Estate, Laramie, Wyoming)
Comments 12
Fall in the mountains... Laramie, Wyoming: Live in Laramie Real Estate Some photos, while striking in and of themselves, tell a deeper tale to the people who were there when the photo was taken.  This photo, taken by my oldest daughter, tells the tale of a parent's unrelenting love and belief in ...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
Comments 18
by Patricia Feager, 10/14/2017 Something distinctly different in Flower Mound that many people don't get in other cities are armadillos. Unfortunately, most people don't see them, until it's road kill. Although, I have seen them crawling around early, early morning and late at night, I never saw ...

By Damon Botticelli, Realtor - Las Vegas Real Estate
(Silver State Realty & Investments)
Comments 9
This is an entry in The ActiveRain 2017 Photography Contest for the category "Real Estate - Interior".This was a very challenging room to photograph. If you use flash, all you see in the windows is flash. If you try to expose for the interior without flash, the windows look like mirrors and you c...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 12
The eagle has no fear of adversity. We need to be like the eagle and have a fearless spirit of a conqueror! - Joyce Meyer The will to never give up and to be fearless. That's what I have. - Christina Milian Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them. - Rabind...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 14
I do not know who started this or when they first named October 20  , as ," Brandied Fruit     Day ' I just read it in the carrier Pigeon , a monthly free magazine that I receive. Check out www.theuptightsuburbanite.com. It is interesting to see that they have something for each day of the month ...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 14
I had a great time at a Halloween party on Saturday evening.  It was truly a blast to set imaginations loose and see the wildly creative costumes that showed up!Dancing, singing, a costume contest, amazing pumpkin creations, s'mores, and even a grave site walk (interrupted by scary creatures that...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 48
Wordless Wednesday - Speaking of Bad Habits Well, this isn't really even just a bad habit, nor an ugly habit, it's a disgusting habit but, dogs seem to have this tendency! For those of you who have dogs, you know that they have a 'thing' for withdrawing deposits from the kitty litter box! For yea...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 15
This just seems to fit... Adam got home late one evening..."Where have you been?" As Eve.UM, just taking in what God has provided for us." Was Adams response."Like what?" asked Eve."Well, all the animals and birds to name a few."   Adam offered. Later that night Eve was restless... Adam jumped ou...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 25
Making your own Halloween costumes isn't as hard as you think.  I've had years of experience and loved every minute of it!  I've shared posts on costumes before, but it's been a couple of years so...here we go again.... Animal CostumesWhether for a child or an adult, animal costumes are really si...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
Comments 9
The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue shot part of the 2014 photos right here on The Jersey Shore as part of the "Jersey Strong" campaign.  The top selling swimsuit issue was invented to fill the winter months, a typically slow point in the sporting calendar and has become a huge success. The fir...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 8
Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 2 hrs 15 mins Cook Time: 2 hrs Servings: 8  Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) bag coleslaw mix 2 tablespoons diced onion 1 cup mayo 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 2/3 cup white sugar 2 1/2 tablespoons white vinegar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon celery seeds  Directions: Combi...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 1
Westcliffe, CO Weather for October 20, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO42°Our Friday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the lower to middle 60's.We begin with a southwest wind 10-15mph increa...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for October 19, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO34°Our Thursday morning starts with cool temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the middle to upper 60's.We can expect south winds up to 10mph.Sunrise:  ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 16
Wordless Wednesday - Best FriendsThese two siblings (okay, K-9 & Felines CAN be siblings, you know!) love to check out new rugs - they rub all over them, run around like crazy fur babies and then collapse and nap - together!  I unpacked the rug and had it upside down to flatten it before putting ...

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 0
Who else, like me, still remembers those "jolly green giant" commercials? A big thanks for this original post goes to William Feela. From him, I now know you can actually see and photograph the 35 foot real green giant in person and tour the green giant's "home" so to speak, in Minnesota. Even be...