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 Cate Griffing, Home Decor Blogger creating beautiful spaces
(West Magnolia Charm)
Comments 6
The holidays tend to make people a little nutty, myself included. It's always such a crazy time of year. We are doing things like shopping for gifts and getting our homes ready for guests all the while trying to continue with everyday life. It's stressful, to say the least. I am planning a little...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 37
Funky Friday...Our Roller Coaster Weather is Here This is the time of year when the weather can rise or drop 25 degrees or more during the day. You wake up and it’s somewhere in the 50s and by late morning to early afternoon, it can be in the 80s.  You’ll get no complaints from me, at least it’s ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 31
This Week...Trick or Treat...Just Around the Corner One of my favorite holidays is Halloween. Don’t get me wrong...I love Thanksgiving (great food), Easter, and Christmas a lot!!! But, what I love about Halloween is that there are no pressures.   Halloween is not only about putting on a costume, ...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
Comments 7
Speechless Sunday- you talkin' to me? You'll find this guy in Haiku Maui, at 1949 W. Kuiaha Road, which is a beautiful country estate on 38 acres, just waiting for the right buyer, so this guy will have a friend.  Find homes for sale in Haiku Maui 96708Thanks for reading my Maui blog...Buying or ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 30
Motivational Monday...Not a Script But a Playbook... Inspiration for our posts can come from a variety of sources...the news, another member’s post, our daily lives, and for me...my own response to a comment someone made on my post.  My post...An Unstaged Life...talked about how I got to where I ...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 31
Motivational Monday...Stature Over Size This weekend we spent time with Larry’s daughter, her husband, and our grandsons. Besides getting to visit with them, we were able to see our youngest grandson at batting practice as well as watch my Houston Astros win the American League Championship title...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
Comments 9
This is our 18th Thanksgiving together. Traditionally, we spend the day with Jean's family, although everyone brings a few dishes to share to reduce the burden on any one person. Thanksgiving is a wonderful holidays and kicks off a month of celebrations. We hang the Christmas lights the weekend a...

By Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida
(Florida Supreme Realty)
Comments 17
Whether you like the term Rebounder or Mini-trampoline they're describing the same thing. You could read up on the benefits of rebounding in thousands of articles books and videos but I'm here to tell you that anything that's fun and keeps you moving is a good thing. Filled with theoretical jargo...
Maintaining a healthy home environment is the key to healthy learning and development of infants and kids. The home environment influences learning and development in several ways. Therefore, creating a healthy environment is essential for the mental and psychological health of your child. Creati...

By Raymond Henson, Realtor
(eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277))
Comments 41
     This story almost ended before it started.  We had tried everything.  The doctor said we were both completely healthy.  In some cases, couples just can't have children.  It is one thing to have a definable roadblock.  It is quite another to be met with the unknown. The question becomes, why ...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
Comments 35
Twas the night before Thanksiving, and all through the 'RainNot a creature was posting to whine or complain.All were sharing friendly comments and thoughful answersIgnoring the wanna be's and points-advancers. The blogs were all posted on AR with careIn hopes that the feature fairy would be less ...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 2
Westcliffe, CO Weather for December 01, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO8°Our Sunday morning starts with bitterly cold temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises abundant sunshine with a high temperature around the 40° mark.We begin with a west wind around 5mph that later will beco...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
James Leonard Farmer Sr. was born in Kingstree, South Carolina back in 1886 to Carolina and Lorena. He had limited schooling in Georgia and Florida. Even at that he was granted a scholarship to Boston University earning his bachelor, masters of theology and doctoral degrees.After graduation, he h...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 10
Beloved bicycles.I love old pictures as readers know.  I also can't understand why some families don't cherish their old snapshots of family.  The top picture above is an unknown person......cast aside by family who didn't want the old photos.  He seems to be so proud of his bicycle and it, as my...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 7
We can all use a good turkey chuckle!!! This falls into the category of  Trust me, you'll get a good laugh out of this later.    My wife and my daughter along with myself went to the Smoky mountains for the Thanksgiving Holiday. One of the highlights for us is the annual trek to Cades Cove near ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Saturday November 30, 20191. In the nursery rhyme "This Little Piggy", what meat did the third little piggy eat? Roasr beef2. What is the heaviest internal organ in the human body? Liver3. If a chemical is "anhydrous", what does it not contain? Water4. What is the seco...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 4
Negative people love bringing others down. It can sometimes seem like that is the only thing they enjoy doing. So what should you do when faced with a negative, friend, colleague or family member? At first you listen, offering a compassionate ear and hoping their negativity is just a passing phas...

By Debbie Holmes, Gets the job done!
(John L. Scott)
Comments 10
I was very pregnant with my first son when I went to the rummage sale at the Orthodox synagogue in Binghamton, NY (in 1987).  My husband and I were graduate students living on $5,000 a year with some parental help (especially with medical bills and clothes).  Earlier that year we joined a synagog...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 26
 Living in Colorado, we always hear some funny sayings that do hold true when you live in Colorado --- 1.   You always know which direction is West.   (the mountains never move) 2.   You're always waiting for the moment your entire state erupts into wildfires every June through August. 3.  The sn...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 21
 This Week...Full of Food, Family, and Friends It’s Saturday and the winding down of the Thanksgiving holiday and the ramping of the Big One...Christmas and New Year’s Eve!  Cherish your human connections - your relationships with friends and family. Barbara BushSome of you may have traveled for ...