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 Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 33
"Attitude is a choice                                                     Happiness is a choice  Optimism is a choice  Kindness is a choice  Giving is a choice  Respect is a choice  Whatever choice you make,    makes you.  Choose wisely."- Roy T. Bennett The holiday season is traditionally viewed...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 28
Introducing Tango & TreyClick 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, if yo...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 18
Wordless Wednesday: The Hood Milk Bottle in Boston  I was in Boston back in November for the CRS/NAR meetings...and a wonderful ActiveRain Meetup. I took a walk to the convention center from my hotel on the water and walked by the iconic Hood Milk Bottle - an ice cream stand and snack bar - by th...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 30
Trivia question answers for Monday December 3, 20181. Where did Bob Hope and Bing Crosby travel to in their first "Road" movie? Singapore2. What is the only US state whose two-letter postal code is two vowels? Iowa3. What is the second largest country in the world? Canada4. What is a "rosti"? A p...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 40
All About Brian England - Fight in the Dog 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 Such fun contest that Carol is hosting this month!  There are so many amazing quotes out there and I am glad t...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 21
I do not know who started this or when they first named December 7 as ' National Letter writing  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 Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 10
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move. - Henry Rollins Imagination is more important than knowledge. - Albert Einstein Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. - Victor Hugo In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. - Albert Cam...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 24
This is a shot of the entry way to our quaint little Hotel Art in Rome, on via Margutta. The yellow buiding next door was the location for  the film debut of Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday.  Her co-stars were Gregory Peck and Eddie Albert.  This entrance was wide enough for a wheel chair.  We li...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 7
Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave. - Indira Gandhi Something cannot emerge from nothing. - Frank Herbert Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. - Albert Einstein Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings. - Publilius Syrus Change your l...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Succesful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
Comments 4
It's Christmas time, which means my dogs get their yearly homemade treats! During this season when we go visiting friends who have dogs, their puppies get a treat too! Ingredients:3 cups whole wheat flour2 cups rolled oats1/4 cup wheat germ1/4 cup dry non-fat milk1 1/4 cups water1/3 cup peanut bu...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Best Real Estate School in Florida
(The Climer School of Real Estate)
Comments 0
Thank you Wayne Martin, if you enjoy these, follow him.www.climerrealestateschool.com  Trivia question answers for Thursday December 6, 2018 1. A "brigantine" is a type of what? Ship 2. The "Associated Powers" was the orignial proposed name for what organizaton? The United Nations 3. What color i...

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
Comments 37
"Christmas isn't a season.  It is a feeling."-Edna Ferber Every year I look forward to putting out my growing Nutcracker collection.  I place them prominently on my kitchen counter, and they greet me each morning and put a smile on my face as soon as I walk into the kitchen, flip on the light and...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
Comments 9
Ever wonder where that 7 tap door knock routine came from?It was in a vaudeville play around 1899.  In musical terms it is a 'call and response' couplet of 7 notes.  It was used in many comedic routines and light music fare at the start and end of a tune.More seriously this shibboleth was used in...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 2
The weeks before Christmas are always frenzied. With having a fewer days in business, the rush to get all the important activity completed before the Christmas break and the wave of all the retail activities on your list, it is for a fact that you are busier than usual. And that is before you can...

By Anna Banana Kruchten CRB, CRS 602-380-4886, Arizona's Top Banana!
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
Comments 15
  Snow in Phoenix! I'm having a blast beginning to decorate for our biggest event of the year. This year the theme is 'Winter Sparkle'. I've was able to find a fun fur table runner as well as fabulous Tibetan fur pillows for the sofas at Costco and on sale. Double Score! They are the softest pill...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
This is my very favorite Banana bread recipe.    This is my very favorite Banana bread recipe.. I purchased my overripe bananas at Lou's Farmer's Market . They sold the 4 pounds for a $1. I have enough to make two breads . The bananas have to be over ripe or the banana bread just does not taste i...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
Comments 35
  I wake in the morning and thank my Lord for another day.I then look at my wife, sometimes awake and sometimes asleep and I smile.When we finally are both awake we look at each other and smile.The other smiles back.It is a great way to start a day.We then continue to smile at any and every one w...

By Robert Fowler - 55CommunityGuide.com, 55+, Active Adult and Retirement Communities
(President of Retirement Media Inc.)
Comments 3
When you retire, they say get a hobby!  I have found this to be good advise,  so when I retired I started collecting again. I used to collect coins as a kid.  But life happens and you get busy, too busy for a hobby.  I really didn't know I missed collecting until I rediscovered it again.I started...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 13
Frank Abbott was born in York County, Maine where he attended school. He farmed in Shapleigh, Maine until he was 16. Sorry I do not have any data to know if he actually graduated from school, but that is not what is important to this story. He also studied under the direction of Dr. J.E. Ostrande...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Project Coordinator for Tivoli Homes
(Tivoli Custom Homes)
Comments 23
When I hit a bump in the road yesterday, as I blogged about yesterday, God gave me the patience to handle the situation with grace and it still ended up being a good day.Today's another story. While I'm proud to say I maintained perfect poise while dealing with the problem BUT once I hung up the ...