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.


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By Jim Patton, Realtor - Stanislaus ,Merced, San Joaquin Counties
( Aspire Home Real Estate 209-404-0816)
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There's no place like home! Although we hear a lot about people wanting to leave California for lots of reasons, it just may be a lot of talk.  According to the California Association of Realtors 63% of Californians wouldn't move out of the state. People complain about the high cost of living her...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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After the long and tiring weekdays, people are most likely going to spend their coming two days off relaxing and unwinding. However, in the process of doing just that, some are seemingly facing the Mondays even more tired than when they left Fridays. Perhaps they partied a little too hard, or the...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Dickinson was born in Woolwich, or London England (the exact location is unknown) back in 1782 to Thomas and Frances. When he as 15 he started a seven-year apprenticeship with Messrs (that is the correct spelling) Harrison in London. In 1804, he began to trade in stationery. In 1809, he rece...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Throwback Thursday: Bee Swarm in La Costa Carlsbad  I've seen a few swarms of bees over the years, back in New England and here in Southern California. Perhaps you have, too!.  But this was the most amazing. The bees collected into this huge cone in a pine tree at our first house here in Carlsbad...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for September 20, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO56°Our Friday morning starts with warm temperatures and mostly cloudy skies.Today promises to be mostly sunny with a high temperature in the lower to middle 70's.We can expect a breezy day with a southwest wind 10-20mph, with...

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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Motivational Monday - Happiness Is… How many times have we asked or been asked, “Does he (or she) make you happy?”   If someone else has the capability to make you feel happy, then that person may also make you feel sad…right? Well, believe it or not, this is a common misconception about human ps...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Thusday September 19, 20191. From what language did Englsh borrow the word "schmaltz"? Yiddish2. How many furlongs are there in a mile? Eight3. How many minutes are in a day? 1,4404. What type of beans are chickpeas also known as? GarbanzoTrivia questions for Friday Se...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
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It was 6.30 am when I left Lisbon, one year ago today, my goal was to walk from Lisbon, Portugal to Santiago de Compostella in Galicia in Spain, the Camino Portgues, a distance of about 400 miles. I did not know how long it would take or if I would finish. I ended up walking to Santiago de Compos...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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 In selling a house, we instinctively just assume that if it has an incredible aesthetic; it is quick to sell. People are quick to judge if a property is worth buying only based on how good it looks and how appealing it is to their eyes. However, there are more to it than meets the eye. If this i...

By CA COASTAL ESTATES Lauren Selinsky Perez CRS, "Your Real Estate Broker" #oclauren
(California Coastal Estates)
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Avocado Cilantro Deviled EggsHard Boiled eggs are set for 20 minutes12 hard boiled eggscilantrolemon or lime2 avocadosInstructions:Once boiled, cut eggs in half. Scoop egg yolk out and mix in both avocados, chop cilantro and add half a cup, squeeze half a lemon or lime and mix or mash together. F...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
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 Locating Office SpaceStarting a business usually requires a need to search for your office space. Of course, you would like it near your home, but you realize you live in the city and office spaces are three times more than your rent. You do your research with diligence and come to find out that...

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2990 Av U, Bklyn , NY 11229)
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 8  Things To Do In Brooklyn This Weekend   Fort Greene BrooklynFort Greene House Tour 2019/ Bushwick BrooklynSept 20th - Sept 22ndVisit  Bushwick Open Studios  2019  Find A GrowNYC GreenmarketSat Sept   21st Looking for Vinyl Brooklyn Flea   -  Record Fair Looking for unique Glass art  - visit  ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Harry Diamond was born in Minsk, Russia back in 1900. In 1908, his family moved to the United States growing up in Quincy, Massachusetts. He graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1922 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He completed his master’s degree in 1925.He joined...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Black Rice Bowl With Tahini, Pistachios, and Raspberries Recipe Our lunch at home was a Black Rice Bowl With Tahini, Pistachios, and Raspberries and it was delicious. Chef Dolores asked me to share the recipe with you and to let you know that you can use other available fruit if you do not have r...

By Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
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According to the National Day Calendar today is Fried Rice Day ! Fried rice is the star of the meal. Its flavor captures the diners’ hearts and keeps them coming back for more. While enjoying a meal with fried rice, remember that it compliments vegetables and protein equally well. Whether you enj...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
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 IntroductionThere are a lot of smart ways to brew better coffee at morning. One of them is to really start admiring your morning coffee and give it more time to get brewed. All of us are struggling to go to work early in the morning and don’t spend enough time in brewing it right.The brewing pro...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
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Yesterday the low tide time and sunset were nearly the same.  We arrived at the beach at 6:15PM and the sunset was predicted for 6:55PM. (This photo was taken at 6:52PM). As we walked we encountered fishermen and egrets on the beach.  It was almost dark as we walked up to the parking lot and show...

By Robert Rauf
(HomeBridge Financial Services (NJ))
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 My wife and I spent a few days in Colorado visiting my Daughter this week and reflecting back on the trip post jet lag.. it was great to get away. In out business it is always hard to take a few days off, but it is so necessary for our well being. Without quality time outside of work we will all...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Positive Thinking Day is September 13… This is a day I celebrate each day. It is a choice that I make. Some days are harder than others, and some situations require a lot more to keep me focused on the positive but I do.  Most of the members here tend to have a positive attitude. But we all know ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Wednesday September 18, 20191. In 2009 what did the "Sears Tower" have its name changed to? Wills Tower2. What is the literal translation of the word "tofu"? Bean curd3. What expression is used to describe a child who closely resembles a parent? Chip off the old block4...