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, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 19
Galloping Goose Winery & Vineyards, Hampstead, MD Chef Dolores and I were exploring the countryside around Hampstead, Maryland and decided to visit Galloping Goose Winery & Vineyards. We sampled several wines including their Petit Verdot, Barbera, Chambourcin Rubious, Estate White and the Fat Pon...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 7
The glitter and shimmer of the Rufous Hummingbird at its whopping 3&3/4 inches in length, it still rules the air with speed and aggression!   Rufous Hummingbird with its tongue out!    I was lucky enough to be nearby with a somewhat steady hand. Ahhh, spring! A birder’s paradise! Time for the zin...

By Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999
(Waterway Realty, Realtors® • Broker • South East Florida •)
Comments 4
On this day in 1884, the first roller coaster in America opens at Coney Island, in Brooklyn, New York. Known as a switchback railway, it was the brainchild of LaMarcus Thompson, traveled approximately six miles per hour and cost a nickel to ride. The new entertainment was an instant success and b...

By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
Comments 21
Okay, this is somewhat a frivolous post but when you baby is sick you take it very seriously. It must be obvious that Charlene and I have no human kids so excuse us for being nervous parents. Charlene is still at our home in Jupiter and told me that Henri was feeling sickly. Since my life depends...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
The blooms are prolific from spring to fall, re-blooming over and over again. Speechless Sundays - Teacup Drift Roses   These teacup roses are called Drift Roses (Coral Drift®). Their groundcover growth/spread needs little to no trimming, if planted the proper distance apart. The blooms are proli...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
Farfalle Pasta with Heirloom Tomato Vodka Sauce Chef Dolores had another winning combination for dinner at home. She used Delallo 100% organic Farfalle No. 87 100% whole wheat pasta with Toigo Farms Heirloom Tomato Vodka Sauce and added some freshly grated Parmesan cheese for a wonderful pasta di...

By Joseph Domino 480-390-6011, Real Estate Made Easy
(HomeSmart)
Comments 16
I was eating dinner at a local restaurant the other day and I noticed a woman sitting at a table across the room. The reason I noticed her was because she was wearing a great smile. She wasn't particularly beautiful or well-dressed but she was attractive because of her smile.   I remember thinki...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 18
Book Recommendation: A Death in Live Oak by James Grippando A Death in Live Oak (2018) is the latest legal thriller and #14 in the series featuring defense attorney Jack Swyteck by The New York Times bestselling American author James Grippando. I enjoyed this fast reading novel and recommend it f...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 6
  Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 10 mins Yield: 3   Ingredients: 1 (14 oz.) can salmon, drained 1 large egg, lightly beaten 1/2 c. bread crumbs 1 Garlic clove, minced Zest and juice of 1 lemon 2 tbsp. Dill, minced 1 tbsp. Dijon mustard 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce 1/2 tsp. red ...

By Tim Maitski, Truth, Excellence and a Good Deal
(Atlanta Communities Real Estate Brokerage)
Comments 15
 Change can happen in a split second Sometimes deciding to change a core policy can happen in a split second. For me, it took four little words from my two year old son. "I hate you Dad" It was a situation way back when Benjamin was going through his "terrible twos" stage. Lori and I were in the ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
  Prep Time: 5 mins Total Time: 1 hr Cook Time: 55 mins Yields: 10-12   Ingredients: For the Cake: Cooking spray, for pan 1 1/2 c. (3 sticks) butter, softened 2 c. granulated sugar 4 large eggs 1 tbsp. vanilla extract 1/2 tsp. almond extract (optional) 3 c. all-purpose flour 6 tbsp. cornstarch 2...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 71
This just seems to fit... Adam got home late one evening..."Where have you been?" As Eve.UM, just taking in what God has provided for us." Was Adams response."Like what?" asked Eve."Well, all the animals and birds to name a few."   Adam offered. Later that night Eve was restless... Adam jumped ou...

By Marnie Matarese, Showing you the best of Sarasota!
(DWELL REAL ESTATE)
Comments 3
It happens to all of us at one time or another and today was my turn.  Just kick me for not requesting a pre-approval letter or at least a pre-qual before driving all over hell and back with someone who could not even buy a mobile home.  No worries about my personal safety, had a copy of the driv...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 16
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker A bad attitude is like a flat tire. You can't go anywhere till you change it!  Zig Ziglar Discover Hartstene Pointe click here To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washing...

By Alberto Pacheco, Experience and Trust
(Home Smart Realty NCG)
Comments 4
Sometimes The Poorest ManLeaves His Children The  Richest Inheritance Ruth Renkel 

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 8
Saturday's Shots - Smiling FacesThis little love bug just always makes my heart smile! Duke's tail only stops wagging when he's sleeping and those big brown eyes just look right through to your soul. There's nothing like coming home to this smiling face...  It's a little late but, happy Saturday ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
Napoleon: Power and Splendor, VMFA Napoleon: Power and Splendor is the new major exhibit at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia. This exhibit, which will be open through September 3, 2018, offers more than 200 paintings, sculptures and decorative arts pieces reveals how members...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 5
Silly Saturday 6/16/2018  A blind guy on a bar stool shouts to the bartender, "Wanna hear a blonde joke?" In a hushed voice, the guy next to him says, “Before you tell that joke, you should know something. Our bartender is blonde, the bouncer is blonde. I’m a six foot tall, 200 lb black belt. The...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 8
Boating a a great warm weather fun.Load up the boat and go fishing.or maybe skiing.Some like to pull an inner tube of sort with people on them.What ever the activity boating is fun.But it is also one of the injury activity.The ball on the back of he vehicle causes a lot of pain!So much so that a ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 14
Rollin White was born in Williamstown, Vermont back in 1817. He worked for his older brother J.D. as a gunsmith until 1839. In 1849, he went to work for Colt’s Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company as a gunsmith. His job was to turn revolver barrels on a lathe. When things didn’t go right the gun...