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 June Piper-Brandon, Piecing Dreams One Home at a Time
(The Traczyk Team at Remax New Beginnings )
Comments 5
Giving Kudos to The Title LadyJanuary Activerain ContestYou can’t do real estate in a vacuum.  It takes teamwork, there’s the buyer or seller, the listing agent, the buyer’s agent, the home inspector, the lender/loan officer and the title company or closer or settlement officer and the Broker’s i...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 2
Westcliffe, CO Weather for January 22, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO16°Our Tuesday morning starts with very cold temperatures and light snowfall.Snow should be ending early afternoon and we can expect a high temperature only in the lower 20's.Wind chill values are between zero and 10°.We can ex...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 48
Many years ago, I wrote a novel. Since then, once a year or so, I'd dust it off and send a query note to a literary agent or two. Then I'd get busy with life and forget about it for another year when I'd repeat the same process. Late last year, I had a wake-up moment. One of those, "What are you ...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 12
fPaul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is!     C. S. Lewis   Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To fin...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Monday January 21, 20191. What company was founded in 1976 by the "two Steves"? Apple Computer2. How many stripes are there on the US flag? 133. What word is used for an adult female sheep? Ewe4. Which game of chance was originally called "Beano"? BingoTrivia questions...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Mary Morse was born in Bow, New Hampshire back in 1821 to Mark and Abigail. Her father was a strongly religious man from a Protestant Congregationalist background. It was once reported that he beat a cow to death with his walking stick for violating the Sabbath. He was also reported to be a stron...

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
Comments 20
"Know what sparks the light within you then use that light to illuminate the world."-Oprah Winfrey Every once in a while you come across a book that touches your heart and soul and leaves you thinking you can become a better person.  For me, The Man On The Mountaintop was that kind of book.  On m...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 18
Breaking News:  Berkshire Hathaway Beverly Hills Realtor  Endre Barath,Jr. hires an additional assistant. The Beverly Hills Real Estate activity is anticipated to be expanding agressively in 2019.For me 2019 started of, with a great deal of additional workload, hence it was critical  to delegate ...

By June Piper-Brandon, Piecing Dreams One Home at a Time
(The Traczyk Team at Remax New Beginnings )
Comments 1
Cheap Ways to Stay WarmThis morning when I woke it was 10 degrees here in Baltimore and it hasn't really warmed up that much, in fact, with the wind chill it is below zero.  I have a small consolation though, in my home town this morning it was -42 F (or C) with the wind chill.  I don't feel so h...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 17
If you read my earlier post, I hired an additional assistant to help out Jack. Her name is Carmen and she is a true team player. She barely came into the house and she started checking out every nook and cranny of our home. Once I showed her the Office she immediately started working with Jack. O...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 8
This is part 22 of excerpts from the trail log which was located on a New York portion of the Appalachian trail. For the post which explains this series, click here.  You can read all the previous hiking posts by clicking here. Each new edition includes a quote from a hiker, along with this write...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 42
Brian Serves it Up in 2019 Click Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ As many of you know I really enjoy tennis, so I blog about it from time to time.  There have been some requests for video of m...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 30
Trivia question answers for Sunday January 20, 20191. What is an organism called that lives on or in a host animal? Parasite2. What was the name of the man who took over the Maxwell Motor Company and renamed it after himself? Walter Chrysler3. What is the traditional herb in pesto sauce? Basil4. ...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Best Real Estate School in Florida
(The Climer School of Real Estate)
Comments 4
Thank you Wayne Martin, If you enjoy these, follow him. Trivia question answers for Sunday January 20, 2019 1. What is an organism called that lives on or in a host animal? Parasite 2. What was the name of the man who took over the Maxwell Motor Company and renamed it after himself? Walter Chrysl...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 11
Trader Joe's Brussels Sprouts Caramelized Onion Ravioli In a previous blog post, I recommended the Trader Joe's Caramelized Onion Ravioli that Chef Dolores served for our lunch at home. We had it again for lunch and enjoyed it. This time, Dolores used the the Trader Joe's Traditional Marinara Sau...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 15
James Gilbert was born in Louisville, Kentucky back in 1914 to Jesse and Hattie. After graduating from the Louisville DuPont Manual High School, he attended the University of Louisville majoring in mathematics. It was there that he became interested in astronomy where he helped to form the Louisv...

By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
Comments 0
If you are new to Brunswick Forest or considering joining the Men’s Golf Association (MGA), the 2019 season for the Cape Fear National MGA will soon be here. The MGA will kick start its season on March 13th with a fun, but challenging, competition followed by a keg and lunch sponsored by the MGA....

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 22
The temperatures were cold for Austin this past week-end but it could have been worse. I showed property Friday and Saturday, helped my cash buyers make an offer on a home that's been on the market for 276 days and the seller  is still proud of his price! I've had several projects at home while s...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 11
fPaul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker You were born an original. Don t die a copy!    John Mason   Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE!...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 24
Have you heard of Marco Polo? Not the swimming pool game, the video chat app. Kathy Streib, the Queen of apps, told me about it some time ago, but I didn't check it out until recently. It has changed the way my family communicates.It's so convenient and so much fun.  It started with our recent fo...