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 Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Action is the foundational key to all success. - Pablo Picasso Live truth instead of professing it. - Elbert Hubbard When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude. - Gilbert K. Chesterton Each day provides its own gifts. - Marcus Aurel...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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 The children were lined up in the cafeteria of a Catholic school for lunch. At the head of the table was a large tray of hot dogs. The nun posted a sign on the hot dog tray, "Take only one. God is watching." Further along the lunch line, at the other end of the table was a large pile of chocolat...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
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When we think about baseball games part of the experience are the food vendors hawking their wares. It always amazes me the accuracy they have in pitching a bag of peanuts to people sitting in the middle seats of the aisle. The whole food/drink/ice cream/hotdog or what have you has been worked ou...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in Real Estate Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
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have fun Trivia question answers for Wednesday July 18, 2018 1. What South African antelope lent its name to a brand of athletic shoe? The Rhebok 2. Who was both the 22nd and 24th president of the United States? Grover Cleveland 3. What word is used for an adult female sheep? Ewe 4. Who portrayed...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Hot Afternoon Destination: Bruster's Real Ice Cream, Gaithersburg, MD Some good ice cream is the perfect treat on a hot afternoon in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Our favorite ice cream store is Bruster's Real Ice Cream. Chef Dolores had Death by Chocolate and Butter Pecan and I selected Butter Brickle...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
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 THROWBACK THURSDAY  Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.--- Steve Jobs   There's something cool about being stealth Classic--- John Cameron Mitchell Make an impact!Be a classic!Getting old isn't bad!Stay polished!Keep shining!Know whe...

By 1 ~Judi & Don Barrett & Chassy Eastep - Integrity, BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK
(Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745)
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Friday Family Foto ~ My 2 Lusettas My Grandmother "Settie" Todd was precious to me.  For a long period of time, we lived next to her.  When we moved away to SE Oklahoma, she was not happy.  Near the town where we moved to, there was part of a sign that, when new, read "Eternity Where?" but the W ...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena Area Real Estate 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Pondering...On Happy Endings...Just Because Yes, it is Sunday.  Later than typical.  For me.    My day for pondering. Truth.   I have been pondering a bit more than usual lately.  I haven’t been avoiding this forum...ActiveRain.  Although I may have been avoiding the reality of life.  Yes.  It ha...

By Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999
(Waterway Realty, Realtors® • Broker • South East Florida •)
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“Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”  “Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.”   “If you want to be hap...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900!)
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The Sun Is Out, So Find Some Shade...s! Today Is Sunglasses Day! by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr CroweSunglasses Day isn't a National or Government recognized day, but it's still a holiday all the same! The best part is, it's as easy as sliding a pair of sunglasses on to celebrate. That c...

By Charita Cadenhead, Serving Jefferson and Shelby Counties (Alabama)
(Keller Williams Realty)
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This post is an entry to Debbie Reynolds The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Challenge.Start With The GoodAlthough I'm not as consistent as I'd like to be, my days usually begin with Our Daily Bread around 4:45 am, followed by scripture reading and meditation.  That time of the morning is the quietest...

By Amy Hahn, Realtor/Broker - Crystal Coast, NC
(Pine Knoll Shores Realty)
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THINK At the risk of sounding like Forrest Gump, My momma always says "Think"! This crazy world that we live in can be pretty mean sometimes.  Bad things happen everyday, and sometimes... they happen to us.   Before I open my mouth (or start typing on my keyboard), I always try to remember to STO...

By June Piper-Brandon, Piecing Dreams One Home at a Time
(Remax New Beginnings )
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Tuesday's Trip to Hell House CollegeHell House College was the nick name given to St Mary's College in Ilchester, MD.  The college was originally set up as a Roman Catholic Seminary in 1868, prior to that George Ellicott Jr. turned his homestead here into an Hotel and Tavern in anticipation that ...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for July 18, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO51°Our Wednesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today will give us increasing clouds and a high temperature around 84°.We have a 10% chance for showers and thunderstorms lat...

By Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999
(Waterway Realty, Realtors® • Broker • South East Florida •)
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The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council has designated July as Hot Dog Month and for 2018 Wednesday, July 18 as National Hot Dog Day. Over 25 million hot dogs are sold at baseball stadiums each year.  Whether they are grilled, boiled, broiled, pan-fried, rotisserie cooked, cooked on a stick over...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Speechless Sundays - Long Exposure WaterfallFor the life of me, I can't find the tutorial that I watched to learn how to do this but, here is the step-by-step if you have an iPhone:1. Set your camera to 'Live' on photo mode2. Focus wide on your target - a little wider than normal.3. Hold your pho...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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In remembrance of Bastille Day: a back-yard celebration moved to the dining room...Diane came back from walking dogs all day at the Lange Foundation, she was ready for wine and an appetizer. So quickly I opened a nice French Rose and made some appetizers. The idea was to focus on the Red-White an...

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
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Hi Everyone!  Tonight I was so involved in an upcoming 50th Anniversary event to be held this September - an organization of friends who have stayed close in spirit and soul all these years.  In the course of the evening, I pulled out my 12 string Hummingbird guitar and reviewed the songs we usua...

By Ricki Eichler McCallum, Broker,GRI,ABR, - Your Coastal Bend Home Source
(CastNet Realty)
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I want to write, I want to write but every time I sit down to write a blog, I have to stop and ask myself,  "who am I going to offend?"Isn't it awful that our ability to share our thoughts is now governed by what is politically correct?  I am not a person that discriminates.  I try and treat ever...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Over the July fourth week Beautiful Beckett and Handsome Hudson traveled with their parents to Bar Harbor Maine. It was a vacation centered around their parents good friends celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary. The wife‘s parents own “Thurston For Lobsters” and threw their daughter and hus...