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 James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Michael J. Cullen was born in Newark, New Jersey back in 1884 to Irish immigrants. He worked for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company in 1902 for 17 years. In 1919, he worked for Kroger Stores until 1930. He quit moving his family to Long Island to launch his own store, and that is the rest o...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 19
Wordless Wednesday - Life Is Too Short  Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts  

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
Comments 8
Hi Everyone!  Taking a little time to come to the sandbox; looking for a littleextra energy for my 'catch-up' Friday.  I still have lots of hours left in the dayto work on my plan and excited, happy about my agenda - challenges -wellthe reasonable ones (haha).  Usually puts me in a happy and posi...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 33
🐈Tango and Trey in Trouble? ☀️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.comI know that there are many cat lovers in the Rain, so now you can follow the adventures of Tango & Trey if you love pictures of cats...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 29
🦸‍♂️Woody is a Fan of Pez ☀️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.comWoody has a lot of fun wherever he is and luckily Trish is there to capture his adventures!  He has made the transition from living in...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 16
We had a marvelous anniversary celebration in Florence in May of this year.  Florence remains one of our favorite European cities.   When we ordered one dessert of profiteroles (pictured above, a specialty in this restaurant), the waiter treated us with two glasses of their best prosecco.Both pro...

By Steve Shapiro, Tax Professional helping taxpayers
(Arch Tax Resolution)
Comments 0
I represent taxpayers in the greater St. Louis area and the state of Missouri. If your tax bill is out of sight and you see no way to pay the IRS is probably breathing down your back. At this point in time, you must consider your options for how to reduce or elimate your tax bill. If your thinkin...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Elizabeth Hart Jarvis was born in Saybrook, Connecticut back in 1826 to William and Elizabeth.  Growing up in Portland to an affluent and prominent family.  In 1851 while in Newport, Rhode Island she met Samuel, the couple was married in 1856.  The union produced four children all but on died in ...

By Lareina Gould, Residential Architect
(H & Z IT SOlutions)
Comments 1
wondershare video converter free download full version with crack is a straightforward software application specialized in converting video and audio files to a wide range of file formats. In addition, it comes with support for video editing capabilities, such as trimming and cropping options, sp...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 32
Zucchini Muffins Recipe Chef Dolores served some delicious zucchini muffins and I requested the recipe to share with you. ZUCCHINI MUFFINS RECIPE2 cups flour3/4 tsp. baking soda3/4 tsp. baking powder1/2 tsp. salt1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon3/4 cup sugar2/3  cup veg. oil2 large eggs1 ½ cups shredded z...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 22
Trivia question answers for Wednesday July 17, 20191. Which band released the song "Proud Mary" in 1969? Creedence Clearwater Revival2. Who was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic ocean? Amelai Earhart3. What was the name of the world's first nuclear powered submarine? Nautilus4. A "t...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 7
Whether a home inspection is required or not, it’s a smart investment for any buyer. With your guidance and suggestions, your clients can have peace of mind and be confident that their new home will be in tip-top shape. Make sure you’re helping your clients avoid these three common home inspectio...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty)
Comments 21
I noticed our chocolate lab, Zeke, was acting funny. Usually, he barks when there is a deer out in the yard. Well, it was not a deer, but a black snake on the porch looking through the storm door.    With the high temps we've been having this week, I think this black snake was definitely looking ...

By Abby Stiller, Professional Bilingual Realtor (239) 284-8637
(REMAX Realty Group)
Comments 3
To celebrate National Hamburger Day, let me share this delicious recipe for a:Vegan Mushroom Bean BurgerIngredients 1 tablespoon canola oil (or vegetable oil) 1 small onion (white or yellow, diced) 1 clove garlic (minced) 3 green onions (diced)1/2 teaspoon cumin 3/4 cup mushrooms (fresh, diced sm...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, Weather for August 15, 2019Good Morning Westcliffe, CO46°Our Thursday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises us abundant sunshine with high temperatures in the lower to middle 80's.We begin with a south southwest wind 5-15mph becoming w...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 27
 Wordless Wednesday...No Sugar & Spice Here! Little girls are so special. I know, I’m probably not supposed to say this but that’s just my opinion. Don’t get me wrong, I love my grandsons, nephews, and all of the other little boys in my life, but it’s just so much fun buying for little girls.   I...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
Margaret Dorothea Craighill was born in Southport, North Carolina back in 1898 to William and Mary. She earned her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science degrees from the University of Wisconsin in 1921. After graduation, she worked with the Chemical Warfare Department of the United States Army. ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 41
Wordless Wednesday - Service Cat?We all hear the stories and often complain about service animals - especially when it comes to rental properties and tenants. During the last week since I returned home from leaving my husband under the care of a specialized medical team (for two months), I began ...

By Li Read, Caring expertise...knowledge for you!
(Sea to Sky Premier Properties (Salt Spring))
Comments 3
Here we are...mid-August...and about one third of the way into our "real season". Although a very few new listings have come on market, they are mainly over the one million mark. As soon as one differentiates property type and a price point, one can immediately see that it's a thin inventory tim...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 19
We visited the Museo Nationale di Bargello in Florence for the purpose of seeing Michelangelo marble statue of Bacchus*.  Our attention was diverted to this bronze sculpture in the inner courtyard of "Boy with Fish, (Il Pescatore)" (pictured above).  It was so lifelike that we could feel the boy'...