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 Russell Barbour, Loving life!
(Unconventional Prosperity)
Comments 1
In her book Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, renowned psychologist Carol Dweck states that people either have a ‘fixed mindset’ or a ‘growth mindset’: “Much of what you think of as your personality actually grows out of this ‘mindset’. Much of what may be preventing you from fulfilling you...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 30
Delray Beach...Farewell to the Queen of Soul There are some people you just assume will be with us forever. Their talent, personality, or contributions have been with us for so long that they are a part of our lives.   We all require and want respect, man or woman, black or white. It's our basic ...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 4
Westcliffe, CO Weather for August 18, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO 50°Our Saturday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and scattered clouds to grace our morning sky.Today promises to be mostly sunny with high temperatures around 77°.We have a 40% chance for showers and thunderstorms in t...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 12
 Here is a great quote by Mark Twain that I really like because I can relate to it.I knew very early in life what my purpose in life is and that is to show the beauty of the world through the lens of my cameras.I can show viewers the beauty of places they have never seen and places they have may ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
Comments 10
Peter Stretch was born in Leek, Staffordshire, England back in 1670. He emigrated to America in 1703. Shortly after arriving in the states he began to practice his trade (more on that in a moment). In 1715, he purchased some property at the corner of Front and Chestnut Street in Philadelphia wher...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 21
Trivia question answers for Friday August 17, 20181. Where were police dogs first used? Belgium2. On a standard QWERTY keyboard, which vowel does not appear in the top row of letters? A3. The "canebrake", "timber" and "pygmy" are types of what? Rattlesnakes4. What was the first artificial flavori...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
Comments 14
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and Broker Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood!Thomas Carlyle  Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington ...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
Comments 11
 I was late and the Birthday girl was even later . I was greeted by the Mayor of Bensalem Joseph Digirolamo . It was so nice to see him and the hug was worth waiting for Birthday girl Bobbie . She arrived a few minutes later and was disappointed she had missed Joe . We sat down to order from the ...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 3
Aretha...an American treasure that has the magic music to transport us to another time..it's her time now...forever and always. Delray Beach...Farewell to the Queen of Soul   There are some people you just assume will be with us forever. Their talent, personality, or contributions have been with ...

By Carmela Jacobs, Ventura Co., Los Angeles Co., CA, & Global Realtor
(Cornerstone Community Real Estate)
Comments 0
 OPEN HOUSE THIS SUNDAY AUGUST 19TH FROM 1PM-4PMLOCATION 2875 SILK OAK AVENUE, THOUSAND OAKS, CA 91362 LUXURY TUSCAN VILLA INSPIRED PRIVATE POOL/SPA OASIS4BED +LOFT, 3BATH 2,670 SQFT  IN GATED COMMUNITY 

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Comments 27
I do not know who started this or when they first named August 18, as ," National Honey Bee Awareness  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 th...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 29
Trivia question answers for Thursday August 16, 20181. In what country would you find the active volcano "Lassen Peak"? United States2. The Moon's name is derived from the Latin word meaning what? Month3. What is the main food of the Oystercatcher? Mussels4. What was the first Mickey Mouse cartoo...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 29
Get Out of Bed On the Wrong Side? We all know this phrase, don’t we? The other day while having breakfast out, we had a server who must have done just that. She was cranky and short with those she was serving, and not much better to those she worked with. Had there been a smile, it was now replac...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
Comments 7
...that the Feds & each State in the Union maintains an **UNCLAIMED MONEY** list? It doesn't take a whole lot of time to find out if you have unclaimed money being held by the Federal or State government AND it can be fun looking. I put in my last name and all the people named Dawes in Massachuse...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 22
Facebook Group: Natural Beauty There are many Facebook groups to consider if you are interested in photography. I post photographs in Natural Beauty, a Facebook group with over 37,900 members. Click on the link to reach this group. Keep in mind that many Facebook groups are based in other countri...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
Comments 5
 Danish poet and composer, Benny Andersen, passed away earlier today. Here’s one of his better odes, translated: It’s time - the water’s boilingThe ground is burning - the world awaitsWhen Alexander was the age of CaesarHe was already The GreatWhen Caesar was my age - he was already finishedThey ...

By Andy Brown-Climer School of Real Estate, The Leader in Real Estate Education!
(Climer School of Real Estate)
Comments 0
Thank you Wayne MartinSince 1984, The Climer School Of Real Estate is The Best Real Estate School in Florida with the Best Real Estate Instructors in Florida. We have the best pre-license classes, the best post license classes, the best Spanish classes, and the best live streaming real estate cla...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 19
Did you miss me?This week, for the first time in seven years, I didn't post a Wordless Wednesday photo.That's right....SEVEN years!I've obviously been very good about making sure I have a photo for Wednesdays, no matter what my schedule or location. But not this week.I woke up Wednesday morning i...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 18
ABOUT:  Napa Consultants, International is the leader in brand strategy for the luxury real estate industry.  They work exclusively with professionals who are passionate about gaining or sustaining market leadership. With an expertise in personal branding, company branding, luxury real estate web...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 22
ABOUT:  Napa Consultants, International is the leader in brand strategy for the luxury real estate industry.  They work exclusively with professionals who are passionate about gaining or sustaining market leadership. With an expertise in personal branding, company branding, luxury real estate web...