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 Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
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I can say that I have had a career where I have enjoyed what I did.  I have enjoyed doing many interesting things during my many stops.  As a  Baby Boomer with lots of knowledge and experience and love mentor people who are newer in their HR careers.  I receive great satisfaction and reward from ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Wordless Wednesday...River of FogWhen people think of Houston there are two things that people complain about...the terrible traffic and the ever-present humidity. And they would be right. But we can also have a lot of fog. I love it! It’s like a soft blanket that hides you from the rest of the w...

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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Speechless Sunday - Time Change Even Stresses Our Fur BabiesI shared earlier, the stress of having to turn back our clocks in the fall (and forward in the spring) and of course, those, among others, are all human issues! With the early evening darkness, the fur babies experience a bit of confusio...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Wordless Wednesday...Texas BigTexans don’t really brag...we just state the facts!  The other day when Larry and I were at our local Ace Hardware we ran into this Texas-sized windchime.   When I walked up Larry had that little kid look on his face that said it all.  He had to give the chimes a lit...

By Eric L. Green, Your IRS Tax Litigator
(Green & Sklarz LLC)
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 If you or someone you know was impacted by the peparing of a false return by Liberty Tax please contact us immediately at egreen@gs-lawfirm.com or (203) 285-8545. Justice Department Announces Settlement With Liberty Tax ServiceGovernment and Liberty Jointly Propose Order Requiring the Company to...

By Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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 Winter is here!!  I was surprised to see approximately 4” of snow this morning. We dodged a bullet, so I thought!I have motion sensitive outdoor lighting, so I was outside at 6:30am shoveling my double width driveway and two walkways.I didn’t realize, until I lifted the first shovelful of heavy ...

By Michelle Cherie CarrCrowe 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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Did you know December 3rd is National Roof Over Your Head Day? Personally, I am grateful for both our newer roof-and our Tesla/Solar City solar system on the roof, which has been saving us money. According to www.NationalDayCalendar.com,, National Roof Over Your Head Day was “created as a day to ...

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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Speechless Sundays - Memories & New TraditionsWe rescued Duke when he was approximately 4 years old; it's uncertain what breed he is but, we do know that he's mostly shih tzu. He came to us, not crazy about cats but, he ultimately became quite comfortable with our Charlotte. We joked that they we...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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1948 is the date on the photograph.Could it be a new tractor?  Could he be showing it off?  Something about this picture interested me because you see a lot of guys and gals beside their automobiles but not many beside or on their tractors.  Perhaps some of you will know what kind of tractor it w...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Monday December 2, 20191. Before self-adhesive stamps, how many calories did the US Postal Service stamps contain? 1/10th of a calorie2. What is the most mountainous country in Europe? Switzerland3. A Phon is a unit of what? Loudness4. Who was the second actor in histo...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for December 03, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO36°Our Tuesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and a few scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with a high temperature in the middle to upper 40's.We can expect a west wind aroun...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
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 Oh what fun it is to participate in an ActiveRain Challenge! This month Anna and Carol put their heads together inviting members to write a story about a transaction. As a reminder, they said, "Truth is stranger than fiction." Here's my story - now you decide "True" or "Fake!"  A crazy thing hap...

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
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Hi Everyone!  Sunday and a very beautiful day here in Orlando -  sunny,a high of 83 and a low of 59.  Hope you are as happy with your weatherwherever you live.  For me it makes life so wonderful when I love my weather,like a breath of fresh air and I do get more done in a day.Recently my eldest s...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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☕️Mugshots with Arizona Focus Realty - Julie  ☀️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.comReal Estate in the East Valley is much better when Arizona Focus Realty is helping you with your real estate needs...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
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I love decorating for Christmas and in the past my office had enough decorations to fill a small U-Haul trailer.Today my office is about the size of a large U-Haul trailer... that creates a problem.I'm not sure what I'll end up doing but the plan is to look at the decorations I have and see what ...

By Michelle Cherie CarrCrowe 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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Elvis Presley, Boss Tweed, Forbidden Suttee Share What? All three share an important newsworthy anniversary on December 4th.Curious to know more about Elvis Presley, Boss Tweed, and Forbidden Suttee? Read on to find out about these and other interesting tales that happened in history on Dec. 4th....

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Farmer was born in Pratt, Kansas back in 1952. He graduated from the University of Kansas in 1975. While in college he worked in radio and TV. He worked as a stand-up comedian in Dallas, Texas before moving to Hollywood. There he found work as a voiceover several of which I’m sure you’ll ...

By Awais Ahmed, Financial Analysis Trainer
(Rel Real Estate)
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A lot of people these days are looking for depreciation quantity surveyors to get the property inspected in the most effective manner. There is a wide range of professionals available such as Asset Advisory Property Consultants Lennox Head that can perform the job.Despite the benefits being provi...
Winters have knocked on the door and it is time to find the best location for spending the Christmas holidays. No one wants to be in the same place every year. Thus, panning your holidays before they come is a task. You cannot just rely on anyone, sometimes people tend to think that the travel ag...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
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The work schedule of an entrepreneur is 24 hours a day and that is why most entrepreneurs carry out exhaustive searches of the best productivity tools to grow their business, organize themselves and to speed up their work and thus be more efficient with their weather.Many times, we spend a lot of...