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
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 19
Facebook Memories: Holiday Decorations in Kentlands If you need some ideas for blog posts, click on your Facebook Memories to see some of your photographs from past years. These photographs are from some of my Kentlands photowalks during previous holiday seasons.      Kentlands Holiday Season Pho...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 11
Another good recipe that I shared with Chef Dolores.    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 ...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 0
Love is in the Air with My Catholic Faith 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 Last year, some clients were referred to me by previous clients.  I was working with them and we seemed to be g...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 2
Westcliffe, CO Weather for February 17, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO7°Our Sunday morning starts with bitterly cold temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today gives us increasing clouds and high temperatures only in the middle 20's.We have a 10% chance for snow later this evening.Wind ch...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 37
  Four Score And Seven Years Ago  Four Score And Seven Years Ago    Many of the 272 words found  in the  Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address may have been forgotten but you likely recall those words in the famous beginning.   And while this post is not a tribute to that literary work, it is a trib...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
Comments 2
Realize this week is history. Focus little on the wins of this week. Ignore the loses of this week.Begin now to focus on your expectations, imagination and beliefs for the coming week.Be sure your beliefs, imagination and expectations for the coming week are all headed toward wins.When you are no...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 14
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerPaul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker The miracle is this; the more we share the, more we have!   Leonar...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 26
Back in 2010 a business owner had visited our BNI and heard what I do.   He came up to me and told me his organization of 10 people needs help.  He told me that the tipping point was the loss of a large client.  He knew it was his company's fault and felt that it should have been avoidable.  He t...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 16
Matthew Beard Jr. was born in Los Angeles, California to Matthew Sr., and Johnnie. He father was the founder and pastor of Beloved Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles. At the age of 5 his parents signed him to a five-year contract to play a part in short movies. After he left the series in 193...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 23
Happy Belated Valentine’s Day to everyone who reads my blog post!Interestingly for Diane & I, Valentine’s Day is not a big event for various reasons. Diane always felt that the obligatory Roses were not worth the money they charge around this holiday. Now keep in mind she had an uncle that had a ...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 3
Westcliffe, CO Weather for February 16, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO33°Our Saturday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and mostly cloudy skies.Today will be partly sunny with high temperatures to remain about where they are now.We have a 30% chance for snow showers this morning.We can e...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 27
Lost Penny Day and Some ThoughtsThere is a day that is called Lost Penny Day and was founded by Adrienne Sioux Koopersmith to show us how what we consider “petty change” can make a difference in someone’s life. You and I usually find these little gems an annoyance. Our item may cost $1.99 and the...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 16
When it comes to great blogging Debe Maxwell is one super gal and has great blogs, check this out. Motivational Monday - Problems are not Stop Signs If you're paralyzed when a problem arises, take time to pause and recognize that the problem is merely a guideline - one that will guide you to a so...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 17
Claude Schaeffer was born in Shamokin, Pennsylvania back in 1894. In 1921, he received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins. In 1924, you could find him at the Case Western Reserve University working as a surgical resident. He stayed there until his death in 1971. In the 1930’s his mission was t...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 29
Trivia question answers for Monday February 11, 20191. What letter is the most used in the English language? E2. What sport did Theodore Roosevelt propose to ban for being too violent? Football3. What Volkswagen car model appears in the International Radio Alphabet? Golf4. Where is the sunniest p...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
Comments 2
Interesting… isn’t it? What goes on in our heads.Well I am sure it is not interesting on what goes on in millions of people’s heads.It can be depressing, miserable, exciting, joyful, embarrassing, peaceful, or what ever you want it to be. Take for instance you have a painful headache, as I do rig...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtors, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 7
As I was leaving the route took me via this garden looking out over the walls of the city. I stood and watched the sun rise and enjoyed the garden. The garden was gorgeous with beautiful views. There was an older man walking his dog. This was the start of the third day of my Camino and the weathe...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
Comments 26
This is part 24 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 Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 51
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...

By Russell Barbour, Loving life!
(Unconventional Prosperity)
Comments 5
What are the best penny stocks? How do you find and trade them successfully? These are some of the questions that I get asked a lot about stock trading.The best penny stock are generally not alerted by some talking head on TV. But you can find the best penny stocks being discussed on social media...