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 Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
Comments 33
 Nothing like a little pandemic to make one appreciate things so often taken for granted in our "normal" lives.  My life this past week provided excitement beyond my wildest expectations! First, our younger daughter, Carol, came to town from Colorado for a quick 48 hour visit. How exciting to hav...

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)
Comments 3
Krispy Kreme is turning Free Doughnut Day on Friday June 5, 2020 into Free Doughnut a Day All Week June 1 through 5. Fun fact: Krispy Kreme was founded just one year earlier than National Doughnut Day, in 1937. In Santa Clara County, there are two Krispy Kreme stores, the one in Mountain View an...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 21
Laurens Hammond was born in Evanston, Illinois back in 1895 to William and Louise.  When he was three his father committed suicide.  So, his mother moved to France and then to Germany for the next 11 years.  When they returned to the States in 1909 he was fluent in both languages.  In 1912, he re...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for June 02, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO54°Our Tuesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and cloudy skies.Today will be mostly cloudy with a high temperature in the middle to upper 70's.We have a 50% chance for showers and thunderstorms this afternoon.We begin w...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 22
Trivia question answers for Monday June 1, 20201. What do deciduous trees do? Lose their leaves in winter2. How fast can bees fly? 15 miles per hour3. What tiny vessel connects an artery with a vein? capillary4. What city, third largest in the USA, has a mayor who announced a curfew and instructe...

By Joseph Domino 480-390-6011, Real Estate Made Easy
(HomeSmart)
Comments 3
  I had a different song picked out for today’s entry to the Soundtrack. But considering the state of the world today I thought today’s song Takin’ It To The Streets would be more appropriate. The song, a protest, was one of the most popular songs from the American band The Doobie Brothers. The ...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, NRBA ~FORCE~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 2
Your body uses protein to build and repair tissues. You also use protein to make enzymes, hormones, and other body chemicals. Protein is an important building block of bones, muscles, cartilage, skin, and blood. Below are the collection of the best protein recipes every individual will love. SEAR...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 3
When we first got our home in Florida we had two Sandhill Cranes that were always hanging around.  We haven't seen them in quite a while.  I looked outside my home office window this morning because I heard their very distinctive call as they were walking by and so I ran out with my iPhone.They u...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 21
 First Tuesday In June   We may know that the first Monday in October refers to opening day of the Supreme Court each year and that the fourth Thursday has marked the day of Thanksgiving in our country since the 1940s but this second of June has been a special day for me for a long time.      In ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 17
The more a man knows, the more he forgives. - Catherine the GreatNothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome. - Samuel JohnsonThe sure way to miss success is to miss the OPPORTUNITY! - Victor ChaslesOne joy scatters a hundred griefs. - Chinese ProverbTake the ...

By Chuck Carstensen, Minnesota Real Estate Expert
(RE/MAX Results)
Comments 2
Psalms 8:3-5“When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is man that you are mindful of him, the son of man that you care for him? You made him a little lower than the heavenly beings and crowned him with glory and honor.” This...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
Comments 3
 June 2nd -  National Rocky Road Day: I have created a new word search puzzle for you to enjoy.  Directions:  Click on the link below.  Your puzzle will open in a new window. To locate a word, please hold down the left side of your mouse while dragging your cursor over the letters of that word.  ...

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)
Comments 3
Did you know the month of June is special for Hugs, Fathers, Fishies and Kitties? National Hugging Day is June 29.Father's Day is always the third Sunday in June.June is also Aquarium Month. Members of the Santa Clara County Library are eligible to receive one free pass each year for The Aquarium...

By Kimberly Button, Designing & building healthy homes for wellness
(Get Green Be Well)
Comments 5
If you're stuck at home, it's so easy to get into the trap of just watching TV on the couch. Right? Often, when we think of staying at home, we feel like there isn't much that we can do if we are not going to work or running errands. But nothing could be further from the truth.  So many people th...

By Emelyn Morris-Sayre, CRS, REALTOR, Lakewood/Denver 303-517-5116
(The Berkshire Group)
Comments 2354
Retirement, not what I expected at all!Hi, thought I would give you a little update on my ever changing life......As you may know, my husband retired on August 30th.....it will be a year next week!  So much has happened since that incredible day.* We sold our home in Lakewood, CO* We downsized an...

By Graig Griffin, SIOR, Commercial Real Estate - Utah and Nevada
(Utah Advisors | Windermere Commercial)
Comments 2041
I saw a cool article on Inman this morning about showing fails.  It reminded me of some of the things I have seen as a commercial practitioner over the years that were totally avoidable.  To be fair, I'll start with me:  I went to show a warehouse in a very sketchy neighborhood at dusk.  I was dr...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 41
  The Upcoming Weekend   We welcome another weekend.  For some it begins on Friday. Maybe even Thursday.  For others, it may start on Saturday.  Of course, there will be those who respond:  "what weekend?" and continue with their normal everyday routine.    A weekend may seem shorter in length th...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for June 01, 2020 Good Morning Westcliffe, CO45°Our Monday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today gives us increasing clouds and a high temperature in the upper 70's.We have a 40% chance for showers and thundersto...

By Steve Shapiro, Tax Professional helping taxpayers
(Arch Tax Resolution)
Comments 0
I represent tax payers in the greater St. Louis area, the State of Missouri and nationwide who have IRS and state tax issues. As we move into the initial stages of reopening the rules continue to change regarding how and when loan forgivness will be considered. Since there are many questions to b...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Marion Hammer was born back in 1939.  She grew up on a farm owned by her grandparents around Columbia, South Carolina.  In order to help the family, put food on the table she became an experienced hunter.  After school, she would go hunting with a .22 bolt-action rifle bringing home squirrels and...