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 Bob Ratliff, "Sold on Bob"
(Robert Ratliff Realty)
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Jinx Our Siamese Cat About six or seven years ago a kitten showed up at our acreage outside of Austin Texas. He was so little and seemed lost. Why did his mother abandon him at such a young age. We could hardly catch him until he ran up into a shrub where Jim captured the scared little fur ball.O...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 28
Most of you who watched Play Off Baseball might have heard that AROD aka Alex Rodriguez and Big Pappy aka David Ortiz made a bet before the Yankees Red Sox series.The loser would have to wear the other teams uniform and celebrate in a Champagne shower just like in the Locker Room, the difference ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 15
John Findley was born in Fall River, Massachusetts back in 1852, to David and Martha. He graduated from Monmouth College in 1872, moving on to the University of Wooster and earning Sc.D from Armour Institute in 1904. He was appointed by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1904 for a project.At the ti...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Project Coordinator for Tivoli Homes
(Tivoli Custom Homes)
Comments 6
I broke out the oversized Haloween tote and we started to rummage through it to see what we wanted to use this year and maybe see what should be tossed into the garbage. What was I going to do with the super deluxe costume I purchased for my past dog? I decided I'd let Ponce wear it this year for...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 3
Thistle, Meadow Garden, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA I posted an earlier blog about my photowalks through the Meadow Garden at Longwood Gardens. That is where I photographed this thistle. I received a large number of comments when I posted this photograph in Facebook groups. Subhash Sharm...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 26
Trivia question answers for Saturday October 13, 20181. What country has the highest consumption of candy annually per person? Denmark2. What ingredient provides the pearls in bubble tea? Tapioca3. What feline was the first ever character balloon in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade? Felix the C...

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
Comments 20
  An elderly woman called 911 on her cellphone to report that her car had been broken into.   "They've stolen everything! The radio, my dashboard compass, even the steering wheel!!!" The dispatcher responded, "Stay calm, a police officer is on the way." Minutes later the officer arrived and radio...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 21
             Caleb and Gianni are still in the running for First Place in their NFL Pool…. This is week #6 in the NFL…. Their first pick was not the best with the Giants.  I told them to pick the Eagles!!!  They’re just like their Grandparents who never listened to me when I gave a suggestion!!!!...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 8
A week-end full of good football games! UT beat Baylor..it wasn't pretty but they won! The Texans won in a thriller game and Hudson and Beckett got to throw a ball with J.J. Watts before the game started! Unfortunately my Geno fell 3 times on Saturday (once when out to dinner with friends Saturda...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher! Oprah    Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house i...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 29
Kimo Stowell is the King of Halloween! Hard to believe it’s time for the 5th Annual Halloween Post Contest! There are so many categories my head is swimming but I’m determined to make sure I make the Haunted Masquerade and Costume Ball this year.My inspiration came from a couple of thoughts twirl...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty, Martha Hilton, Broker)
Comments 8
My sister, Alice, loves to decorate for the holidays and she does a fantastic job on decorating her house and yard. A friend had an old cornucopia and gave it to Alice.  Of course, Alice is so creative she knew what to do with the cornucopia. Here is what it looked like BEFORE  Below is the remak...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
Comments 23
On a secluded hill in a spring green meadow sits a house built at the turn of the century.  It was to be the final home of a woman very much loved.  But the near complete destruction of this house was due to avarice, adultery, and insanity. It is truly haunted due to murderous vengeance. Seven oc...

By Jeff Stevens, Jeff Stevens REALTOR®/Associate Broker
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Mexico Properties)
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A Walk Along the Rio Grande  This weekend my partner and I took advantage of the cooler weather (just two weeks ago our temps hovered around 100°) and grabbed our dogs and drove down to the multi-use pathway at the Rio Grande River.  This particular multi-use path will take you on a loop around L...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
Comments 2
Crotchless panties are one of the most daring and scandalous lingerie styles on the market. Also known as ‘easy access panties’ or ‘barely there panties’, crotchless panties feature a hole where the material at the crotch would be.While crotchless panties can be very intimidating to wear, flaunti...

By Russell Barbour, Loving life!
(Unconventional Prosperity)
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We have been trading a lot of stocks this week - very few have made us any money though. The market dropped hard and most stocks dipped because of it. The fear in the market has spiked and despite the market rebounding, we are still in a period of high volatility.The dip did allow for a nice buyi...

By Amber Fox, Online bookstore
(All Natural Joy)
Comments 0
Are you a student? Then side hustling is something you MUST do.  I will tell you why.  It's a fact that student life is pretty busy but there is a BIG need to earn money while you are in college to sustain yourself. You cannot ignore the fact that student debt is the biggest issue in the economy ...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 18
Here is a great reflection on Skilak Lake in Kenai Alaska.It was a beautiful sunny day when my wife and I stopped by the lake and this lake is huge and there are areas of the lake where you can not see the other side of the lake.The reason there are no boats in this lake is because it was a weekd...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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All About Brian England - Early Morning Tennis 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 Starting the day with some tennis is something I really enjoy doing. It gets me going and I am loving this...

By Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor
(Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate)
Comments 2
Fall is the perfect time for this Meatball Sub Casserole Recipe.  Thanks, Will Hamm  Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 45 mins Yields: 6 servings     Ingredients: For the Meatballs- 1 lb. ground beef 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 large egg 1/3 c. bread crumbs 2 tbsp. freshly chopped parsley, plus more f...