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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.

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By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 24
Trivia question answers for Tuesday May 15, 20181. What color does blue litmus paper change to in acid? Red2. What state is name to CNN? Georgia3.  In which European country would you find the Tokaj wine region? Hungary4. Who was the musical director for Johnny Carson's "The Tonight Show" from 19...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 23
National Chocolate Chip Day is May 15!You didn’t expect me to let this day pass, did you? There is a day that celebrates the wonderful, able-to- satisfy a- chocolate craving- little morsel and that is one day that I have to celebrate.   Ruth Wakefield...commit her name to your memory if you are a...

By Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida
(Florida Supreme Realty)
Comments 9
Since we're relegated to remain in our bodies while enjoying our time on Earth we have the opportunity to challenge ourselves as no other species does, through competition. Survival of the fittest takes on a different set of rules in civilized societies. The myriad of ways we measure our abilitie...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 12
Both Ron and I love koi ponds.  When we lived in Los Angeles, we spent a weekend digging a koi pond for our lower garden.  We also made a smaller pond out of a large barrel for our upper garden.   We then drove miles to the Japanese community in Gardena and bought all kinds of beautiful koi.  And...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 14
 Wordless Wednesday...Art in Surprising Places.Art is in the eye of the beholder. It is also all around us as long as we keep our minds and eyes open for it.   There’s a gentleman that we see at the beach from time to time. He is usually at the pavilion listening to music and making straw hats, b...

By Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Real Estate, "Your Local Expert!" 503-755-2905
(John L Scott Market Center)
Comments 20
A visitor in my flower pot! 

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 30
I do not know who started this or when they first named May 17 , as '  National Pack Rat  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 of ...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
Comments 16
Wordless Wednesdays: How True... I was sitting in traffic and this sign caught my attention as I was inching forward in Los Angeles Traffic...   If you are looking for a pet friendly Beverly Hills Realtor who can handle and sell the most difficult properties that no one else could, please reach o...

By Tiffany Torgan, Featured on HGTV's New Show! How Close Can I Beach
(Harcourts Prestige Properties of La Jolla)
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That’s correct! The Floating Island Project based in Tahiti is planning on creating off-shore housing with their own government and currency. The program is in partnership with the French Polynesia government to create an opportunity for individuals to live off the grid. 300 homes will be built b...

By The Scott Loper Team Bux-Mont Premier Properties
(Keller Williams Real Estate - Montgomeryville)
Comments 2
Biblical References to Homes An innate need for all, references to the importance of safe and loving homes can be found in the bible:Proverbs 24:3-4 - By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches. Psalm...

By Michele Cadogan, 917-861-9166 - Brooklyn Real Estate Home Sales
(Fillmore Real Estate Brooklyn New York)
Comments 1
 When Does  The Beaches in NYC Open - New York City Beaches Will Reopen on May 26th, 2018 Coney Island Boardwalk   NYC public beaches will open for the 2018  season on Saturday May 26th, 2018  to located a beach  visitNYC Beaches* Life Guards are on duty 10am - 6pm daily. Where can I Find A Publi...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
Book Recommendation: The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce The Music Shop (2017) is the love story of two quirky characters overcoming their emotional baggage in this delightful novel by international bestselling British author Rachel Joyce. Dolores and I enjoyed this book and recommend it for your read...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
Happy Hour Beer Selection: Snake Dog IPA from Flying Dog My happy hour at home craft beer selection was Snake Dog IPA from Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, Maryland. If you enjoy India pale ale, this is one that you should try. If you live in the area or will be visiting, plan to visit the tastin...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
Lunch at Applebee's Bar + Grill, Kennett Square, PA After a long morning at Longwood Gardens, Dolores and I had a late lunch at Applebee's Bar + Grill in Kennett Square, PA. Lebron was our server and he made sure our visit was outstanding. Dolores had the Shrimp Wonton Stir Fry and I had the Bris...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 12
Book Recommendation: The Hush by John Hart The Hush (2018), a legal thriller, is the latest novel by The New York Times bestselling American (Born in North Carolina) author John Hart. This is definitely a very interesting book for your reading list. Click on the links to learn more about the auth...

By Jack Tenold, Conventional and Reverse
(Caliber Home Loans, Inc. NMLS 15622)
Comments 3
Spokane Bike Swap & Expo this Saturday Swap - Sell - Donate  Now that the snow is off the ground and the grass is turning green, bicyclists are popping up like dandelions and parents are sending the youngsters out doors to play games and ride bikes. Fresh air!  Exercise! Are the kids ready for a ...

By Kevin J. May, Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida
(Florida Supreme Realty)
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      Becoming thinner is a side effect of eating well and exercise. The common ingredient to all of your effort is YOU and where you want to end up. It's easy to say swimming for an hour burns 510 calories or running an hour burns 560 but individually speaking that's just not the case. Your abil...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 28
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible! Deepak Chopra  Discover Hartstene Pointe click here To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington ho...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 13
Wordless Wednesday - Timeless TulipsArriving home from a tour on Sunday, imagine my delight to find one of my favorite boxes sitting at my front door - one from The Bouqs! My hubby and boys sent me 4 dozen tulips to enjoy all over the house for Mother's Day. The delicate blooms hadn't quite opene...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 5
Westcliffe, CO Weather for May 16, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO36°Our Wednesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises us abundant sunshine with high temperatures in the middle 70's.We begin with a north northwest wind around 5mph later becoming...