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 6
Book Recommendation: Want You Dead by Peter James Want You Dead (2014) is novel number ten in the crime fiction series featuring Detective Superintendent Roy Grace by The New York Times bestselling British author Peter James. This is an excellent series for your reading list for this spring and s...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 15
James Anthony McGinnis was born in Detroit, Michigan back in 1847.  I do not have any information about his parents only that he was orphaned at an early age.  He began working as a bellhop in Pontiac, Michigan when he was approached by Frederic who gave him a job as his assistant, and as they sa...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
(Zurple)
Comments 4
The home buying and selling process is no walk in the park. Sometimes a few white lies are okay to help ease clients and leads. This list is not true for all agents and is intended to make you laugh. Enjoy this list of ten ridiculous fibs Real Estate agents tell their clients and leads.Ten Ridicu...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Hallmark Realtors)
Comments 12
Our first vacation together was in 2001. The kids were young, and so were we. We went to Philadelphia. Toured museums, saw the Liberty Bell, did the touristy things young families do. More recently, here we are at Jean's 50th birthday party. I think what most surprises me when I look at that phot...

By Paul S. Henderson, CRS, REALTOR®,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 36
***Paul S Henderson, Residential Broker, RE/MAX Professionals, Realtor, preferred Gig Harbor, Washington Agent and BrokerNever, ever underestimate the importance of having fun!Randy Pausch To find out how much your Gig Harbor, Washington house is worth, click HERE! Paul S Henderson, Residential B...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 30
 Hiking Blue Ice Glaciers with Robert Swetz in Alaska Robert Swetz aka Alaska Bob - Vegas Bob will be hiking along trails Sunday 1-23-2016 cover with Blue Ice Glaciers.Robert researched several great spots to walk on Glaciers very close to the Kenai Peninsula several hours south of Anchorage Alas...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 37
 Usually each morning I’m up early and after letting the dogs out, making coffee I boot up the computer. I let the dogs back in give them their treat pour my first 20 ounces of coffee and start by opening ActiveRain to start reading all the wonderful posts by those I follow, and sometimes those I...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 15
James King was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota back in 1923 to Rolf and Ruth. After graduating from Washburn High School we worked as a jewelry wholesaler, loading and unloading railway boxcars at Burlington freight yards in Minneapolis. He wanted to be a naval fighter pilot but he had poor eyesig...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty 858.232.8722)
Comments 4
The Sweet Nothing of SundaysShhhh, I’m doing Sunday, My Silent Sunday.No Phone, No Text, No Emails, No Meetings...Silence. This view is literally of the "tip" of San Diego's Golden Triangle!(as defined by the triangluar shape 3 of our freeways create on the map) and ...A view from th Pfsier Trail...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 16
Charles Louis was born in Shreve, Ohio back in 1910. Can’t tell you who his parents were however, for this post it is not necessary. He received his B.S. degree in 1934 and his M.A. in Mathematics from George Washington University and his PhD in Physics in 1939. Can you tell he is way beyond me a...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 6
A tasty way to top the 2,000,000 point mark Will Hamm - every re-blog helps! Time: 10 minutes Makes: 4 sandwiches     Ingredients: 8 slices country white bread 2 cups toasted pecans, crushed Mashed sweet potatoes 8 slices aged Swiss cheese French fried onions from green bean casserole Chili powde...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 26
Speechless Sundays - Sleeping BeautyAhh, April showers are upon us and after a week of gorgeous weather, we're experiencing a rainy Sunday here in Charlotte.  My Charlotte has the right idea on how to spend the day! Charlotte is taking a break from her bird-watching on the veranda, to snooze the ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
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 Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 11
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 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 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 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 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 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...