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 Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 5
  Walmart gave me great customer service. It took some doing but I received more then I bargained for . I am grateful for my 65" Sharp 4K smart TV . Last year my son in law John and My daughter  purchased a 55'' Sharp 4K Smart TV for me on Thanksgiving . They knew how much I wanted that TV .  The...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 15
It is November and I am so thankful for the love and affection we receive from our pets. As I was coming home from a listing appointment one of my neighbors who was walking his two dogs stopped and we started chatting.He said, that he never realized how affectionate our cats were until he saw the...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 7
I have been working on a construction project for the last 4 months in downtown Oakland California.Ever since the fires started in Northern California last week the construction project has been shut down 4 different days now because of poor air quality. Rain was suppose to come today Friday 11-1...

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
Comments 27
"They say the car we drive says a lot about us.  I believe the way we drive says just as much or more."  -CarolLast year I wrote about my car in the 12 Days Of Thanksgiving 2017 Challenge.  Whatever year it is, I can't pass up the opportunity to express my thankfulness for my vehicles.When my hus...

By Tim Lamson, MBA
(Better Homes & Gardens Move-Time Realty)
Comments 1
Compared to the original reason behind it, Thanksgiving has sadly evolved into a holiday that is almost unrecognizable.  It is even explained in some, if not many, school textbooks as a holiday for which the Pilgrims gave thanks to the Indians for saving their lives.  Nothing against our native A...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
Comments 2
Kathleen Daniels is a Realtor and Broker-Manager of KD Realty and NeedProbateHelp in San Jose.  This is Day 5 entry into the ActiveRain challenge hosted by Debbie Reynolds. We've been asked to share the joys, what blesses us the most, and why it is a blessing.     Day 5  - This is all about my gr...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
Comments 2
  Just A Tiny 2 LETTER WORDWho knew that one word could be a noun, a verb, an adjective, an adverb, and a preposition?Did You? The tiny two-letter word is UP! It's easy to understand UP, meaning toward the sky or at the top of the list, but when we awaken in the morning, why do we wake UP?At a me...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 33
 ...and the Ability to Enjoy Them When staging a home, how I dress, or my life, one of my favorite phrases is K.I.S.S.  Though not always successful in keeping everything simple, I have found that as I get older, I am better able to remove myself from the things that make life complicated.  It ha...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 2
There are several things that could make your backyard look beautiful. However, sometimes we are out of ideas of what would really give our garden a complete makeover. So here is a list of some ideas you may consider to put on your yard. Is there any unwanted old stump in your garden? Give it som...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Thursday November 15, 20181. According to folklore, who could shed no more than three tears? A witch2. What other South Americn country, besides Venezuela, is a member of OPEC? Equador3. What was the denomination of the first American adhesive stamp? 5 cents4. What col...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 13
Dear friends in Active Rain. Before Thanksgiving, all of us think about whom and what we are thankful. My list will be short.Thank you, mama and papa, for having me and my sisters. Thank you, mama and papa, for being here for our kids, for your granddaughters. Thank you, mama and papa, for being ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 3
Thankfulness (DAY 8) - THE Best Clients a Charlotte Realtor® Could Wish For When you think about it, most of us began in this business by helping a friend or family member or someone that one of our friends knew, buy or sell a home. And, if we were really lucky, it was a double - they were sellin...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Wednesday November 14, 20181. What is Dr. Zhivago's first name? Yuri2. What screen duo first appeared in the supporting cast of 1949's "The Egg and I"? Ma and Pa Kettle3. What electronics company used the ad slogan "Just Slightly Ahead of Our Time"? Panasonic4. How man...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 29
 We are going to be in the Holiday season before we know it, and nice to have some different ideas for entertaining.   I saw a friend have this on her Facebook page, and thought --- this sounds really good for the Holidays!  Freeze some coffee in cubes, then add Baileys and Vanilla Vodka.    You ...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 15
It's hard to believe Thanksgiving is next week. It's early this year but whether it's caught you off guard and you're not ready to cook don't fret there are some excellent dinner dining out options for those that want someone else to do the holiday cooking.  Check these out and don't forget to ma...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Project Coordinator for Tivoli Homes
(Tivoli Custom Homes)
Comments 25
I am thankful for normal! Not that anyone who knows me thinks I am normal (but that is normal for me).Normal for me is pretty quirky. The picture to the left is from my favorite movie of all time... it's not Gone With The Wind or The Sound Of Music... it's Cry Baby with Johnny Depp. J.D.'s politi...

By Joseph Domino 480-390-6011, Real Estate Made Easy
Comments 6
One of the wonderful things about living in Arizona is the great weather we experience. With over 300 days of clear sunny skies per year, it is hard not to want to enjoy the outdoors. With great weather comes great outdoor experiences. One such activity is a hot air balloon ride.Balloon rides are...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 21
Wordless Wednesday - Hiding In Plain Sight Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 26
Trivia question answers for Tuesday November 13, 20181. Who was the first American President to appear on the cover of "People" magazine? Gerald Ford2. What country are eclairs said to have originated from? France3. A cat-o'-nine tails is a type of what? Whip4. Notch, peak, and shank are differen...

By Barbara Le Pine, Your agent for the Central Oregon Coast!
(Advantage Real Estate, serving Lincoln County)
Comments 0
Drum roll please.....Here is our entry, a cardboard, non-edible gingerbread house, (per the stated rules.)  I am pleased to announce we won "Honorable Mention," essentially came in second place. As I was the appointed builder, I was delighted I was able to keep the house. If we won, I would have ...