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 Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 16
Walking this morning I realized our nation park, Valley Forge has closed not just the parking lots but all the trails as well. Not sure how that is going to be enforced as there are so many ways to enter the park on foot. It did cut down on the people I came across, just one jogger and we gave ea...

By Lindsey Hasford, Bringing you home...
(Edina Realty)
Comments 1
It is a GOOD possibility that you have more time on your hands than normal to twiddle your thumbs.... According to Governor Walz 80% of us are staying home more than normal. My guess is that over the next week or so we will all be spending even a little "more" time at the homefront. So what do yo...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 21
Maybe it's a British thing, or possibly Jewish, but I don't think so. Although when I was growing up I was taught you had to be able to laugh at yourself and your troubles. Laughter often makes things seem better. It lifts your spirits. There are medical studies that laughter helps healing, altho...

By Peter den Boer, MBA,GRI, Associate Broker, Realtor
(Atlanta Communities)
Comments 6
Today I figured I would offer something that could help center us and distract us from the issues we face in the world today. My offering is this picture of a red flower I took this past weekend.I am sure that this flower does not know or care what is happening in the world around it. It is only ...

By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
Comments 3
Classic American appetizers like spicy wings and devil eggs are perfect for everything from game day to graduation parties. Whether you are looking for something with a twist on your favourites or want a traditional recipe, this blog is right for you. From perfect crab cakes to baked Buffalo wing...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 22
If the plan doesn't work change the plan, not the goal. - Will HammSome people look for a beautiful place, others make a place beautiful. - Hazrat Inayat KhanLet your faith be bigger than your fear. - unknownTreasure your relationships. not your possessions. - Anthony J. D'AngeloI have found that...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 20
 Our Department of Regulatory Agencies has now alerted us to the change in appraisals.   Due to the social distancing, and many homeowners not wanting others in their homes - this function has been changed to an "exterior only" appraisal.    The cost to the buyer is less, but will this seriously ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 28
Trivia question answers for Sunday March 22, 20201. What is the name for Argentinean cowboys? Gauchos2. What is a rhino horn made of? Keratin3.What is the name of Batman's Butler? Alfred4. How many wings does a flea have? NoneTrivia questions for Monday March 23, 20201. In what layer of the Earth...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 23
👋Another Scenic East Valley Hike  ☀️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.comTaking hikes is a great exercise and allows me to see some great scenery while staying in shape.  I hope that everyone is doin...

By Richie Alan Naggar, agent & author
(people first...then business Ran Right Realty )
Comments 15
Moderator: Well I will not welcome or thank you for this interview but instead will try to understand your point of view. So, what brings you this way? Why are you here? What do you want? How long will you be staying? You understand that you are not welcomed so let us begin this interview and end...

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
Comments 8
Hi Everyone!  Monday and wondering if I can find a few uplifting quotes tobring to the Sandbox during these troubling times in which so many peopleare suffering.  We are reminded to love, reach out and help others.   Sort ofhard to do when we ourselves are also filled with worry and concern.    ~...

By Pete Cullen ~ Broker Associate, Serving The Entire Monterey Bay Area
(Bailey Properties, Inc.)
Comments 0
Whether in times of abundance or times of little we find the will to keep going. Do not let what is happening to scare us from following our goals at the moment. We may have to take a break from our normal living but this doesn't mean to take a break from growing.                                 ...

By Norma J. Elkins, Realtor - Elkins Home Selling Team
( Elite Realty Group)
Comments 2
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By Raymond Henson, SRES, GRI, Realtor
(eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277))
Comments 20
Too much news, too much work and too much stress so it was time for a little diversion from my normal road to the Cosumnes River Preserve.  Yes, I did play a little hooky this afternoon, but it was worth every single minute.        I love all the wildlife, but this stealthy hunter was fascinating...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 8
Michael Jacobs is a wise man and I enjoy reading all of his posts.  We can definitely still be productive during this time of distancing.   Getting It Right. . . Well, Sometimes     I know it's not the best of times for many with all sorts of issues and more challenging moments possibly a part of...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
William Gascoigne was born in Middleton, Leeds back in 1612 to Henry and Margaret Jane.  Nothing is known about his early childhood, however he claimed to be educated at the University of Oxford, although no record of him attending has been found.In 1642, civil war broke out in England, William w...

By Steve Higgins
(RE/MAX Kelowna)
Comments 21
We unfortunately had to put our much loved dog down, here is what Tracy wrote about him. It has been hard losing him especially for Tracy as he was her baby.Higgins ? - Feb 28/13 - Dec.14/19 How do you say goodbye to someone that you loved with your whole heart and soul. How do you say goodbye to...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
Comments 8
The Hale Byrnes House, an 18th Century historic home (now a residence and museum) of a Quaker miller was the center of a small settlement on the Christina River. Curator Kim Burdick spins tales of how the Byrnes family came to settle in Stanton, Delaware and how life was disrupted for this miller...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
Comments 8
Three Junior Foresters, Building Homes for the Birds, TBT  This photo takes us back to 1998 on a fantastic summer day when Woodland Management Service hosted a Field Day for the Chippewa Valley chapter of the Wisconsin Woodland Owners Association. It was a great day that took weeks to prepare fo...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 13
Check out the toilet paper of yesterday.This shortage of toilet paper makes the older generation chuckle because today's generation has no memory of the toilet paper of yesteryear.  I happen to have these old catalogs saved for some reason and they could be useful again!  If you check the history...