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 10
  Prep Time: 20 minutes   Total Time: 40 minutes Servings: 4   Ingredients: 1 lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef 4 medium green onions, chopped (1/4 cup) 1 cup water 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt 1 package (0.87 oz) onion gravy mix 2 cups frozen potatoes O'Brien with onions and peppers (from 24-oz ba...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
Comments 14
©By Patricia Feager, 2/8/2018  "A Jewish Woman Had Two Chickens.One Got Sick, So the Woman Made Chicken SoupOut Of The Other One To Help The Sick One Get Well." --- Henry Youngman, American Comedian (1906 - 1998)  Have you ever done something so dumb unintentionally that it became the family joke...

By Bryan King, Remtech Environmental
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Did you know...Fact no. 5 : Mold does not decompose a McDonald's happy meal?!Even after 4 months, the McDonald's food does not break down or decompose. The mold growth increases but the food remains in tact. For more crazy mold facts...not quite as off-putting, check out our latest blog!Mold Mani...

By Sarah Lynn Jaskowski, House. Home. Today.
(The Capozzi Team @ Keller Williams Realty Buffalo Northtowns)
Comments 7
  Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.   Laughter can do wonders.  It can break tension, ease pain and make new connections... the list could go on and on.  I often find that I have the easiest and most enjoyable real estate transactions with clients I can laugh with.   I'm curr...

By Jason Potrzeba, Private Money & Commercial Mortgage Broker - MA/RI
(Acadia Advisory Group)
Comments 8
I found this wonderful gem on Netflix while scrolling through different category types. Harlock:Space Pirate was listed under action/adventure but could easily fall under sci-fi as well. The story wasn't too bad. It wasn't great but okay and got the job done. Plus there were some twists which ad...

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Charlotte/ Lake Norman Real Estate
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 Happy Father's Day! How it all began ... Father's Day ....  The annual tradition of celebrating Fathers and Father Figures has been around since the middle ages and was originally celebrated on March 19th and is still celebrated on this day in many countries.America's first celebration was on Ju...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for June 18, 2017Good Morning Westcliffe, CO53°Our Sunday morning starts with warm temperatures and low clouds to grace our skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures only in the middle 70's.We can expect an east southeast wind 5-10mph.Sunrise:  5:38Suns...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena Area Real Estate 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 14
On Father’s Day 2017 I’m not a Dad.  I have a Dad.  I have memories.  Of good times.  Some that were a bit more challenging.  There are stories I remember.  Experiences that a part of who I am.  That’s life.   And I am grateful.     To be my Dad's son. And to know him. Not just as a Father. But a...

By Phil Leng, Phil Leng - Retired
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Despite the increasing conflict we see intensifying in places like Syria and Egypt, and all over the Middle East, God is at work in a powerful way.Thousands of Muslims are coming to Christ! And when a Muslim is seeking to know about Jesus, they come to us in search of a Bible.A gift of $6.00 or m...

By Mona Gersky, GRI,IMSD-Taking the mystery out of real estate.
(MoonDancer Realty, Dillsboro,NC)
Comments 3
So...again with the week or so absence from blogging?  What's my excuse this time?  Easy...working for the mantra "Fortune Smiles On Those Who Work Their Bottoms Off".  The last couple of months have been fraught with bottom working for sure.  All of the real estate components at play - buyers, s...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 12
Happy Father's Day!   I get to see my "Daddy" today!  Looking forward to it!  Happy Fathers Day to all the Dads out there! Father Day Poetry For DaughtersA Little Girl Needs Daddy A little girl needs DaddyFor many, many things:Like holding her high off the groundWhere the sunlight sings!Like bein...

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
"Most People Do Not Listen With The Intent To Understand. Most People Listen With The Intent To Reply." A Steven R. Covey Quote by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweI try to be the former, but it is very easy to become the latter during conversations. There are so many different listening...

By Alan May, Helping you find your way home.
(Coldwell Banker Residential)
Comments 8
One of the great joys in my life is being a father.  I love just about everything about it.There's a certain nostalgia that comes when you've been a father for a while.  This performer, Jessie Collin Young, of the Youngbloods, and this song bring me to a particular time, and place, well before I ...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
Comments 8
It is Fathers Day and YES I will be workingIn my life, the day has never been a full day of any kind.Growing up on the farm, chores needed to be done reguardless of the day.I my adult life, working on Father's Day was the norm also. As for a gift, I have had many and given many also.My favorite g...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
Comments 39
Throwback Thursdays- Train TracksThis is the time of the year that kids play outside more but many don't know how to find fun things to do outside. Part of the reason is parents don't want kids to wander and do the things we used to do. They would rather have them stay safe inside even if it mean...

By Alberto Pacheco, Experience and Trust
(Keller Williams Porter Ranch)
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By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty 858.232.8722)
Comments 5
Father's Day 2017 My father (Tom Sr.) divorced my mom when I was 2.5 years old, I only knew him as a guy that would show up once in a while to pick me up and drop me off at a movie theater or to my grandparents until I was bout 11, then he moved to Oregon and it would be years before we'd find ea...

By Mellie Cline, CHHS, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, ePro
(Allie Beth Allman & Associates)
Comments 4

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 27
Splash Photography Again near Gilbert, AZ   Click Here to request your FREE Relocation Guide!!!   For all of your East Valley AZ Real Estate needs visit RealEstateinEastValleyAZ   Trish has been trying to capture two drops of water colliding in the air and even though she hasn't made that happen...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 5
Yes, the kids are out of the house and on their way in the world.  Many in the New York Metro area consider downsizing at this point, especially considering how expensive real estate is here, and of the course the high taxes.  In addition, taking care of a large house and lawn can be tiring and e...