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 Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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Starting your business on Instagram is much easier but it’s hard to become successful and Instagram famous. Nothing is impossible if you’re consistent in your work. Therefore, it is possible to become successful in your business but it takes some time to take your business to next level. But stil...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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 The Coleman Brother's 2019 Carnival Is In Middletown, CT April 5 - 13. Coleman Brothers is a small Carnival that comes to Middletown, Connecticut every year, and all the kids in town look forward to it.  As you can see from the banner above, and the pictures below, the Coleman Brother's Carnival...

By Amy Brotherman, Educational Blogger for Beginning Readers
(My Three Readers)
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Summer is quickly approaching and the hubs and I are tentatively planning a road trip a bit across country. We'll be starting at home, coming from Tulsa, OK, and heading out west. We may or may not make it as far as the Pacific, but there are a few things we'd like to see. Possibly the Grand Cany...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Follow the Signs for a Great Hike Click 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 In the hills that I hike within, the trails are often well marked and there are even signs to direct you from one trail...

By Ron Marshall, Birdhouse Builder Extraordinaire
(Marshall Enterprises)
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Hi, Folks!  It has been a long and brutal winter.  And, I won't go into all the details. Suffice it to say, I am very much looking forward to spring, if it ever arrives!I have had some opportunities to do work on some birdhouses here and there, however.   This is my latest creation - Mel's Diner....

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
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Hi Everyone!  Monday Morning and a new start to the week.  Wishing for allof us a happy and successful week.  May everything we touch, turn to Magic.                                                                                                                                                    ...

By Linda Blumenthal, NYS Licenced Real Estate Salesperson, CBR
(Hampton Crossing - Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - 631-466-4087)
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 April 16th -  National Wear Your Pajamas To Work 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 letter...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
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We recently had a conversation develop on one of our Facebook ads advertising a free download of a listing presentation template. An agent commented "Listing presentations don't sell properties". There seems to be a spectrum of responses.Here is part of the conversation below - hiding names and f...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Today is Awkward Moments Day...We’ve All Had Them Goodness knows I’ve had my share of them! While I’m not quite sure who or why this day was started, I can tell you that it’s really healthy to share your moments like these with others.  This is a story I’ve shared in the past but tough...I’m shar...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 30 mins Yields: 4 servings     Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb. ground beef 2 c. shredded Mexican cheese blend, divided 1/2 c. panko bread crumbs 2 tbsp. freshly chopped parsley, plus more for garnish 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 jalapeño, finely chopped 1 large egg 1 tsp. grou...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Prep Time: 20 mins Total Time: 40 mins  Yields: 4   Ingredients: 1 lb. spaghetti 2 tsp. sesame oil 3 green onions, thinly sliced 2 tsp. freshly minced ginger 1 lb. shrimp Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 tbsp. cornstarch 1/3 c. low-...

By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
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Chef Scott Euvrard, head chef of The Forest Restaurant at Cape Fear National, is known for offering exquisite meals in an elegant environment. Open seven days a week it’s the perfect place to dine and entertain at Brunswick Forest. Chef Scott takes time to share his latest recipe ideas inspired b...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
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This just seems to fit... Adam got home late one evening..."Where have you been?" As Eve.UM, just taking in what God has provided for us." Was Adams response."Like what?" asked Eve."Well, all the animals and birds to name a few."   Adam offered. Later that night Eve was restless... Adam jumped ou...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Spot and Stain Removal Product: PICRIN Dolores asked if I would take a short trip with her to an industrial park in Silver Spring, Maryland.  It is a bit unusual us us to go shopping in in industrial park but it was an interesting adventure.For many years, my wife, Dolores Kelley, has been using ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Motivational Monday...Never Give Up This is one Masters I would not have missed watching! Whether or not you are a fan of golf or could not care less, the emotion was well worth those hours in front of the television.  And as in most sports, there is always a lesson that can be learned. Tiger Woo...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Almost Speechless Sunday! Most of you know that to me the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is comparable to a National Holiday. Once a year for two days I virtually do not conduct any business. I live for those two days to connect with Authors, Publishers and Book Sellers. For  the past 20+ ye...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Sunday April 14, 20191. What was the name of the Cartwright's ranch on the TV show Bonanza? Ponderosa2. What are the separators on a guitar neck called? Frets3. Pancetta is derived from the meat of what animal? Pig4. What is the Syrah grape called in Australia? ShirazT...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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This is part 28 of excerpts from the trail log which was located on a New York portion of the Appalachian trail. For the post which explains this series, click here.  You can read all the previous hiking posts by clicking here. Each new edition includes a quote from a hiker, along with this write...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for April 16, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO43°Our Tuesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today should be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the lower to middle 60's.Our day will be breezy with a south wind 10-15...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Northwest.)
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Northwest, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerThere’ll be two dates on your tombstone and all your friends will read ’em but all that’s gonna matter is that little dash between ’em!    ~ Kevin Welch    Discover Hartstene Pointe ...