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 Joy Daniels
(Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd.)
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December is a busy month both personally and professionally.  The holiday expectations added to the fray, so I want to encourage you to enjoy the Season and if things start to feel stressful, following these simple tips.  Breathe.  Inhale deeply from your diaphragm.  Hold your breath and count to...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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There were shortages at U C Davis a few months back, and probably everywhere, for the new pneumonia vaccine. Still can't even get the updated shingles vaccine; maybe next month, I hear. When I googled places to get vaccines in Kona, I was surprised to learn that Wal Mart and Safeway both offer th...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Pilgrim Joe's Cranberry Orange Relish During a visit to our local Trader Joe's store, we decided to try their Pilgrim Joe's Cranberry Orange Relish. We have enjoyed it with baked chicken, turkey and on sandwiches. We will get it again.   Dahlia, Bloomquist Globe, American Dahlia Society Show, Lon...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty, Martha Hilton, Broker)
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 If you are tired of pecan pie, you may want to try this recipe for Japanese Fruit Pie.My friend gave me this recipe and we just love it.  It is so easy to make.  I will be making some for Christmas dinner this year.  Thanks to Roy Kelley as he reminded me of this recipe from a 2012 post. Japanes...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Wordless Wednesday - Highgate Holiday LightsTraveling home from a listing appointment in the Weddington area on Saturday evening (before the powdering of snow fell!), I spotted this glorious display of lights at the entrance of one of our luxury Weddington communities. I didn't realize, until I r...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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In dreams begins responsibility. - William Butler Yeats Where there is love there is life. - Mahatma Gandhi Beauty is in the heart of the beholder. - H. G. Wells I love those who yearn for the impossible. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Change is the end result of all true learning. - Leo Buscaglia ...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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Wordless Wednesday - Happy 7th Birthday Thomas!  Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Tuesday December 11, 20181. Who aimed his "Emporio" clothing line at young buyers? Giorgio Armani2. What is the heaviest chemical element on the periodic table that is a one-letter abbreviation? Uranium3. What is the literal translation of the word "tofu"? Bean curd4. ...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
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I am writing this in response to the challenge of Carol Williams in her December Challenge 2018: What Inspires You? Let the sea, set you free! unknownWhat inspires me is an interesting question.I think one of the best things that inspires me is where I live and how I spend my mornings. I try to g...

By Tammy Lankford,, Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville
(Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668)
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Well Kathy has asked us to play along on a fun post about telling "stuff" about ourselves. So I'm going to play along and post some answers.  Hope you will join in the fun and play along too. Age: 53 Best Trait: Always accept a challengeBiggest fear: fireFavorite time of the year: Spring, I love ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Trust is built with consistency. - Lincoln Chafee Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. - Anthony J. D'Angelo Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home. - Matsuo Basho Space and light and order. Those are the things that men need just as much as the...

By Jane Peters, Los Angeles real estate concierge services
(Home Jane Realty)
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I came across a post by Ryan Seacrest from whatever morning show he is on. He says it is for the iPhone but I think it works on any smartphone, at least it does on the Google Pixel. Haven't tried it on an Android.Watch this and weep. And actually that space bar just moves the cursor all over the ...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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I do not know who started this or when they first named December 13 as ' National Ice Cream Day ' . I just read it in the carrier Pigeon , a monthly free magazine that I receive. Check out www.theuptightsuburbanite.com. It is interesting to see that they have something for each day of the month o...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
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I rarely participate in these types of things, but in honor of Kathy Streib and in the spirit of holiday giving, I will do so...Age: 50 !!Best Trait: ListeningBiggest fear: SpidersFavorite time of the year: Spring/Summer Favorite drink: CoffeeEarly bird or night owl? Depends - I enjoy both (under...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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  The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides services with Morristown TN Real Estate For Sale and Morristown TN Homes For Sale to home buyers and home sellers in Morristown Tennessee, Whitesburg, Talbott, Russellville, Sevierville, Bean Station, Dandridge, Pigeon Forgeand surro...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Woody Helps Decorate for ChristmasClick 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 Woody has a lot of fun wherever he is and luckily Trish is there to capture his adventures!If you love Trish's photos as...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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I do not know who started this or when they first named December 12 as ' National Ding-A-Ling  Day ' . I just read it in the carrier Pigeon , a monthly free magazine that I receive. Check out www.theuptightsuburbanite.com. It is interesting to see that they have something for each day of the mont...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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 This looks absolutely delicious.... it's not on my way of eating, but I'll try making it for the family.... Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 1 hr 25 mins Yields: 6-8 servings     Ingredients: 1/2 c. melted butter, plus more butter for pan 1 c. plus 2 tbsp. all-purpose flour, divided, plus more for...

By Dr. Karen Lewis, Broker 305-3231556, Residential for Sellers and Buyers in S. Broward
(K1 Realty Group)
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This month makes 17 years of my real estate career and I have learned that anything can happen and will happen.  The fun part about it is I have not seen it all.  The feelings that a client could have on a real estate deal is joy and pain.  Normally the pain is first and then comes the joy.   1. ...

By Anna Banana Kruchten CRB, CRS 602-380-4886, Arizona's Top Banana!
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
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  Snow in Phoenix! I'm having a blast beginning to decorate for our biggest event of the year. This year the theme is 'Winter Sparkle'. I've was able to find a fun fur table runner as well as fabulous Tibetan fur pillows for the sofas at Costco and on sale. Double Score! They are the softest pill...