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 Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 21
Trivia question answers for Thursday May 17, 20181. What was Cambodia once known as? Khmer Empire2. What are fingernails made of? Keratin3. What is a four letter Gaelic name for Scotland? Alba4. What fruit is "Citrus grandis"? PomeloTrivia questions for Friday May 18, 20181. What is one of pi's r...

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
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I do not know who started this or when they first named May 19 , as '  National Armed Forces  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 month...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 26
Trivia question answers for Wednesday May 16, 20181. Eastern Diamondback, Massasauga, and Timber are what type of animal? Rattlesnake2, What is Falaka? Feet beating3. Graham Kerr became famous under what nickname? Galloping Gourmet4. What is the oldest and most numerous class of animals? InsectsT...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 8
Zebulon Montgomery was born in Lamington, New Jersey back in 1779. The family moved to several areas in outposts around Ohio and Illinois. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant of the infantry in 1799, being promoted to first lieutenant later that year. He married Clarissa in 1801.He was ord...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 26
Wordless Wednesday - Color Me Clean  Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 27
Spring Forth with a Happy Little Hawthorne Tree  We have a little Hawthorne tree that sits under a canopy of tall evergreens, but it gets enough sun to bloom profusely each spring.  Since I (Debb) appreciate Celtic mythology and fairy lore, this tree is especially enchanting to me. In Ireland mos...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
Comments 14
It's going to be a warm week-end with plenty of sunshine and blue skies! Looking for a plain and simple restaurant to hit after some fun in the sun? I've got the perfect place to recommend to go for some Really Good Texas Cooking from a homegrown Texan, in a relaxed an causal atmosphere! HOOVER'S...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Beautiful White Wild Horse near Gilbert, AZClick 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 Will Hamm really enjoys seeing the wild horses, but I am sure many others do too!If you love Trish'...

By Pat Starnes, Brandon, MS, Broker Associate, ABR, 601-278-4513
(Front Gate Real Estate)
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It's Wednesday and time for another creative, upcycled piece of art. Remember last week when I stopped and captured the image of the blue bicycle? I would have missed this proud dragonfly with his fan blade wings if the owner had not invited me to stroll his fence line.A few years ago, I saw this...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 11
Prep Time: 5 mins Total Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 15 mins Yields: 4 servings   Ingredients: 1 tbsp. vegetable oil 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken thighs, cut into 1" pieces Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 red bell pepper, chopped 3/4 c. canned pineapple juice 1/4 c. low-sodium soy sauce...

By Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Real Estate, "Your Local Expert!" 503-755-2905
(John L Scott Market Center)
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When you turn your back on life??? Butt....butt....butt....wait a minute.  You have a do-over every day! Embrace it!  Love Life!!!  (Thank you, Julie, dear friend, for your beautiful painting). 

By Pat Starnes, Brandon, MS, Broker Associate, ABR, 601-278-4513
(Front Gate Real Estate)
Comments 12
My readers know I love quirky yard art. While driving out of town yesterday I caught a glimpse of something unique and interesting and immediately turned the car around to capture this photo.Normally I would pull over, grab the shot and be on my merry way, but because the owner was standing in th...

By Steffy Hristova, Tempe AZ Realtor - Your Home Close to Your Work!
(HomeSmart Elite Group Tempe AZ Tel: 480-966-9353)
Comments 16
April is a favorite month in our climate in Arizona. Temperatures are inviting for outdoors activities - hiking, biking, visits to the Botanical Garden. The various cactus plants are starting to bloom and add magenta, yellow, orange, cream colors to the scenery. The picture above is a Palo Verde ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 21
Beer Tasting at Flying Dog Brewery, Frederick, Maryland The weather was beautiful on Saturday and Chef Dolores and I decided to visit the Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland to sample some of their new beers. They recently released three new beers as part their East Coast Hop Project and se...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 12
Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 1 hr Cook Time: 50 mins Yield: 16   Ingredients: 5 large eggs, beaten 1 tbsp. chopped chives, plus more for garnish kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 tbsp. butter 1 (8-oz) tube crescent roll dough 2 c. shredded Cheddar 1/2 lb. deli sliced ham   Directions: ...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena Area Real Estate 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Speechless Sundays: Choosing The Right Name Is So Important -     What Do You Think?         Speechless Sundays: Choosing The Right Name Is So Important -       What Do You Think?

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 41
Crazy day at work? looking to relax with an inexpensive Red Wine? well then you need to check this one out...Some days are more challenging than others, needless to say today was one of those, now instead of boring you with the details, let me share with you an inexpensive but drinkable wine.The ...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for May 18, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO37°Our Friday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today will be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the lower 70's.We have a 20% chance for showers and thunderstorms later this afternoon.We c...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 7
Yes our flowering crab tree is in  full bloom.Normally i should be raining as it seems to rain as soon as the blossom's open and knock them off.But this year may stay dry.That is good for a change, except this yea we really need the rain!But for now we enjoy'!   

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
Comments 8
My wife and I was working on some of the bushes in our yard when we spotted this nest.I was up on the ladder and was able to look in.3 fuzzy little chicks.We had heard some birds making  a rukus but did not think twice. I snapped   a quick photo and let mom and dad back to the nest.