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 Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 9
Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 45 mins Yields: 8   Ingredients: 1 large head cauliflower, chopped into florets 4 thick-cut strips bacon, chopped 3 green onions, sliced 1 jalapeño, minced 1/4 c. grated parmesan 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 1 tsp. garlic powder 1/2 tsp. chili powder Kosher salt ...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
Comments 22
Well, I sent my letter to Santa.I sent one last year and it got all messed up.So, once again I sent a letter to Santa.I was very clear and specific in this years letter.I don't want it mixed up once again.So, Santa, Please read carefully this year.     

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
Comments 11
The count down begins and many are out shopping and trying to make time for friends for quick get togethers. Its a busy time of the year so take a minute to make reservations as they are usually required. Are you hungry for Italian food in a relaxed atmosphere with a Southern flair? I have just t...

By Donald Urschalitz, P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County
(One World Realty Inc.)
Comments 7
I love the holiday spirit and the many funny things folks post so to stick with my annual holiday posts I hope it brings you a smile.

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Wednesday December 12, 20181. Which treaty organization was set up as a counterpart to NATO? Warsaw Pact2. What musical instrumnet does Sherlock Holmes play for relaxation? Violin3. Liquid Paper was invented by Bette Graham, the mother of which of the Monkees? Mike Nes...

By Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida
(Florida Supreme Realty)
Comments 9
There have been times as a willing and supportive partner I've been subjected to more than a few diet plans. The first was the Cambridge Diet, an MLM company that consisted of a flavored powder  you would mix with water or skim milk. This was a 70's era product that did work and tasted pretty goo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 23
Kathy Streib posted a question  yesterday.  Normally I don't respond, however this one was fun.   Age: Let’s just say I’m a senior citizen Best Trait: Dependable Biggest fear: Snakes Favorite time of the year: Each day I wake up Favorite drink: Coffee, beer and a good vodka Early bird or night ow...

By Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida
(Florida Supreme Realty)
Comments 10
After reading through many of the entries in Kathy Strieb's Challenge this great old song came to mind. Life is far too short to sit around complaining or being negative all of the time. I see and talk to people a lot in this industry, agents and customers alike who are struggling to get rid of s...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 17
I do not know who started this or when they first named December 14 as ' National Bouillabaisse  Day ' . I just read it in the carrier Pigeon , a monthly free magazine that I receive. Check out www.theuptightsuburbanite.com. It is interesting to see that they have something for each day of the mo...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
Comments 17
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerPatience, and perspiration make an unbelievable combination for success! Napoleon Hill    Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washing...

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2926 Ave J Brooklyn NY 11210)
Comments 1
  Parents Is There A Future City Planner In Your Brooklyn Home   Parents Is There A Future City Planner In Your Brooklyn Home -  Have your children  began to notice and question the changing landscape in Brooklyn - Are you looking for ways to introduce your children to buildings, construction , r...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 31
Tango Checks Out the New PlaceClick Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!!For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ I know that so many of you have missed seeing Sissy on a weekly basis, so now you can follow the adventures of Tango & Trey,...

By Joy Daniels
(Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd.)
Comments 2
December is a busy month both personally and professionally.  The holiday expectations added to the fray, so I want to encourage you to enjoy the Season and if things start to feel stressful, following these simple tips.  Breathe.  Inhale deeply from your diaphragm.  Hold your breath and count to...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group)
Comments 32
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others succeed. ~Napoleon Hill Helping others inspires me and leaves me feeling fulfilled. I’ve noticed over the years that I feel successful when I’m able to help someone else. Reading books from Napoleon Hill is something I ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
Guinness Open Gate Brewery and Barrel House, Halethorpe, MD Chef Dolores and I visited the new Guinness Open Gate Brewery and Barrel House in Halethorpe, Maryland, just south of Baltimore. We had not been there since visiting the temporary tap room during the summer.The is the place to go to samp...

By Ricki Eichler McCallum, Broker,GRI,ABR, - Your Coastal Bend Home Source
(CastNet Realty)
Comments 0
 It's Christmas time!Presents and gifts and what to buy for friends and relatives near and far.For those not living close by, there are lots of catalogs and online sites offering all kinds of goodies.  One of my favorite things to send is Christmas Cakes.  Yes, you hear lots of complaining about ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 18
Throwback Thursday: NOT a Smart Phone  Recognize this? Come on now, think waaaayyyy back. You'll remember if you try hard. It came after the rotary dial phones. We were working on cleaning out the garage this past weekend (still have lots to do) and stumbled across this...among other stuff we don...
Different office movers say, finding the right apartment can be tricky; you want to find something that’s affordable, but also one that suits your lifestyle and is in the right location. However, what you may not realize is that there are more convenient times to hunt for an apartment than others...

By Michele Cadogan-Cell 917-861-9166, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker -
(Fillmore Real Estate 2926 Ave J Brooklyn NY 11210)
Comments 0
 Something Fun To Do This Weekend  - Annual Bird Count In Brooklyn   New Yorks Audubon Society Presents: The Annual 119th  Christmas Bird Count In Brooklyn  Location- Prospect Park Audubon CenterEasy , fun and informative-   you may bring your own binoculars  - bird guides and checklist provided ...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 19
Christmas Home Decorating Ideas, by Endre Barath, Jr. a Pet Friendly Realtor in Los Angeles. First in fairness to disclosure we have three cats. One we always thought was a bit curious, the other one was just glad to be taken inside and the third one could care less unless something was made out ...