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 Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Wednesday January 22, 2020 1. What is a group of mallards in flight called? A Sord 2. What are baby sharks known as? Pups 3. What would a doctor call "pes planus"? Fallen arches 4. What is the fourth largest US state in surface area?  Montana Trivia questions for Thur...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 5
Westcliffe, CO Weather for January 23, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO15°Our Thursday morning starts with cold temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with a high temperature near the 40° mark.We can expect a west northwest wind between 5...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
William Fothergill Cooke was born in Ealing, Middlesex, England back in 1806. He was educated at the Durham School before enrolling at the University of Edinbrugh. When he was 20 he enrolled in the Indian Army. After five year of service he returned to study medicine in Paris. In 1836, he was som...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
Comments 6
                                                            Sam Shueh                                                         Realty One Group                                                            Cupertino, CA  An outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new corona-virus has been identif...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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🐈The Kitchen is Open for Tango ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.comI know that there are many cat lovers in the Rain, so now you can follow the adventures of Tango & Trey if you love pictures of c...

By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
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It was a quiet, I was tired and I decided to spend the rest of the evening reading before finally nodding off. I bid farewell to ActiveRain via my laptop and gave it permission to enter the sleep mode at its convenience. In other words, I gave it the rest of the night off. A few hours later, I he...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 57
Happiness is a Choice I’ve written motivational posts before about happiness. I’m a firm believer that others cannot make our happiness, nor can they take it away. We are in control of our own inner being - and that includes happiness.  Making gratitude affirmations is a great way to reflect upon...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 15
Looking at condos in DC is awesome!  You never know what you are going to see from a window or a balcony. Rooftop decks are incredible.  You turn around and there is the National Cathedral.  You look in the other direction and there is the Capitol or the Washington Monument.  I was on my way to a...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Winter in Carlsbad is Tough to Take  We have our own version of winter here in Carlsbad in Southern California, and it's tough to take...note the sarcasm! The Bird of Paradise are blooming all over, along with other flowers that keep the hummingbirds happy, and the grass and vegetation are pretty...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 63
 Monday Morning Quarterbacking Of Sorts On A Tuesday Monday Morning Quarterbacking Of Sorts On A Tuesday I see that that Valley Of The Sun fun-meister and ActiveRain Ambassador Anna Banana Kruchten Broker/Owner, CRB, CRS has a new scheme of sorts for fun and frivolity on this platform.   It's tim...

By Alexandria McCormick, Pre-licensed content creator
Comments 0
I've been both practicing and writing about the law of attraction and manifesting for a while now and you know what? Though I was skeptical a long time ago when The Secret came out, I now remain convinced that there's a little something to it! Among all the law of attraction manifesting tricks I'...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Thankful Thursdays...for the Kindness of Strangers This year I’ve been trying to take Thursdays to focus on my gratitude for things or people in my life. What’s interesting is that it’s never a problem finding one thing I’m grateful for. I find that I have to choose one thing or risk having a pos...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 18
Book Recommendation: Treason by Stuart Woods Treason (2020) is the latest thriller featuring Stone Barrington and book number 52 in this series by The New York Times bestselling American author Stuart Woods. I enjoyed this fast reading novel and recommend it for your reading list. Click on the li...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
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National Hug Day falls on January 21 annually. Celebrate by giving hugs to those you love.Or be like my free-spirited son Mo and make a "FREE HUGS" sign and stand out in public to really spread the love.You probably didn't know that National Hug Day, aka National Hugging Day, is officially recogn...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
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Wordless Wednesday - If Cats Could Talk Today is Answer Your Cat's Questions Day What are your cat's questions?  Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts

By Anna Banana Kruchten Broker/Owner, CRB, CRS, 602-380-4886
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
Comments 58
 Football Fun Contest! It's Saturday January 11 and we're gearing up for football and friends this afternoon.  The thought came to me that Gary and I should invite ActiveRain members who want to have a little weekend football fun and be stupid at the same time to the Football Fun Contest! Rules -...
Refinishing sentimental furniture pieces can be a great way to pass down sentimental objects that still provide function and storage in your home.   I love restoring old furniture but my absolute favorites are those that belonged to family members!Recently, my uncle transported three such furnitu...

By Lauren Williams, CPO, Professional Organizer: Puget Sound homes
(Casual Uncluttering LLC)
Comments 4
 Storage, a 1997 DK Home Design Work Books, by Dinah Hall & Barbara Weiss, is sumptuous. The kind of book you wish magically came with fabric swatches, paint chips and squares of the wickers used in all the baskets. In other words, it's gorgeous, wonder-and-envy-inducing and an awfully good examp...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Robert Foulis was born in Glasgow, Scotland back in 1796. I don’t have any data as to his parents, education until 1817. His first wife Elizabeth died in childbirth, afterwards he moved to Canada arriving in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1818-1819. There he taught drawing classes and painted portraits ...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
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 Remind yourself this a couple times a day! Watch our Live shows on Facebook airing Wednesday’s at 12 pm. Elite Realty Group (423) 307-8566 Licensed in TN Equal Housing Opportunity The Elkins Home Selling Team with Elite Realty Group provides services with Morristown TN Real Estate For Sale and M...