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 Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 3
1954 Phone call prices from Searcy AROur kids today think phone calls are free.  And they are.  They can talk for hours on their cell phones.  Let's educate them by saying phone calls were once very expensive.  Check this phone book page.  You live in Searcy AR.  You have a friend in Little Rock....

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 6
Westcliffe, CO Weather for July 28, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO50°Our Tuesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today gives us showers and thunderstorms this afternoon with a high temperature in the lower 70's.We begin with a southwest win...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
Ellen Lewis Herndon was born in Culpeper, Virginia back in 1837 to William and Frances.  I don’t have any information about her childhood, however apparently, she was born into a wealthy family.  In 1856, she met her future husband. They married in 1859 in New York City.  she was a talented sopra...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, NRBA ~FORCE~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 3
Ready to give your meals a bold and bright Mediterranean twist? This roundup of top Mediterranean recipes will give you all the inspiration you need. Wholesome recipes with big Mediterranean flavors from Greece and Italy, to Morocco, the Middle East and more! From main dishes, to Mediterranean sa...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 16
 OK let me try this again this is a quizz just for fun which plate do you prefer?  Let me call this Plate ONE.. how do you like this one? and why?  Let's call this plate TWO and do you prefer plate ONE or TWO? Let us know why... just for fun....  Wishing you a safe and healthy life and I look for...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 25
Want to Have Some Fun? Yesterday I made a quick trip into a Walgreens (at the corner of Happy and Healthy)  on my way home from a doctor’s visit.  I dutifully put my mask on and when I walked through the door, a lady on her way out (who like everyone else in the store had her mask on) waved at me...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 21
Trivia question answers for Monday July 27, 20201. What kind of information resource takes its name from a Hawaiian word for "quick"? A  wiki2. What is January's birthstone? Garnet3. How many words rhyme with purple? None4. How many rivers does Saudi Arabia have? NoneTrivia questions for Tuesday ...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 8
Westcliffe, CO Weather for July 27, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO52°Our Monday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and cloudy skies.Today gives us another day with showers and thunderstorms this afternoon.We have an 80% chance for rain and we can expect a high temperature only in the uppe...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 8
Westcliffe, CO Weather for July 26, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO52°Our Sunday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and mostly cloudy skies.Today will be mostly cloudy with a high temperature only around the 70° mark.We have a 90% chance for showers and thunderstorms.We can expect a southw...

By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
(Compass)
Comments 8
Moving from a suburban house with plenty of room for gardening, to a condo in a high-rise with no private outdoor space can be a challenge for someone who enjoys a bit of gardening. One of the first things we did when we had a San Francisco address, (two years before we moved in) was to put our n...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 6
Westcliffe, CO Weather for July 25, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO50°Our Saturday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and partly cloudy skies.Today will be partly sunny with a high temperature in the middle 70's.We have a 70% chance for showers and thunderstorms this afternoon.We can expec...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
Comments 19
Every year on the 3rd Sunday in July, and this year on Sunday July 19, 2020, we celebrate National Ice Cream Day, as we enjoy various delicious ice creams.In 1984, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed July a National Ice Cream Month, on the third Sunday in July as National Ice Cream Day.I want to w...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
Diego Hernandez Sanfeliz was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico back in 1934.  After graduating from high school, he attended the Illinois Institute of Technology.  He received a Navy ROTC scholarship in 1955, earning a degree in Physics.  After graduation, he was commissioned as an Ensign, in 1956 he...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 4
 July 28th Puzzle - National Milk Chocolate Day Enjoy your day! Directions:  Click on the link below.  Your puzzle will open in a new window. To locate a word, please hold down the left side of your mouse while dragging your cursor over the letters of that word.  Release your hold when all of the...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Sunday July 26, 20181. What is a male cat if a female cat is a queen? Tom2/ Who spoke the first recorded message "Mary had a little lamb"? Thomas Edison3. What is a Kissing gourami? Tropical fish4. Oil wrestling is the national sport of what country? TurkeyTrivia quest...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
Comments 0
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By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
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When I’m not selling houses in San Jose, Cupertino and Santa Clara, Calif., I enjoy learning new and interesting historical facts and trivia. Courtesy of Wikipedia, here are seven surprising stories from July 27.          1794 – French Revolution: Maximilien Robespierre is arrested after encourag...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 25
Motivational Monday… Getting Excited Over Alcohol (No...Not That Kind!)Since the beginning of the year, many of us have discovered bare or empty shelves of items that are needed. For example, there was the infamous toilet paper run or liquor stores running short of vodka that could be made into h...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 18
Trust me on this one- the flavor combo sound odd but tastes outstanding for a cook out.This is great in a slow cooker and serves 6 servings30 oz. great northern beans, rinsed and drained.1 1/2 cups finely chopped onion1 tablespoon yellow mustard1/4 cup chili sauce1 cup crushed pineapple, undraine...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 5
Another recipe from Will Hamm....   To go with my baked beans in the cook pot today goes BBQ Grilled Beef Kabobs Prep time is about 15 mins. Ingredients 1-1/2 boneless beef sirloin steak, cut into 1-1/2 inch pieces . assorted cut up fresh vegetable's (peppers, mushrooms, onion, and zucchini) 1 bo...