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.

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By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 31
Fifteen years ago or so we used to go to Santa Fe every year for the 4th of July and stay at Bishop's Lodge while my husband attended a professional meeting of anti trust lawyers.  I got to do the spouse routine and go to cooking classes and spa treatments.  Every annual trip included a visit to ...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 15
We had winter weather here today in DC - nothing like the snow that hit Chicago last night and shut the city down - or the blizzard that dumped 19 inches on Lake Tahoe and caused an avalanche.  We don't get that kind of weather in DC - or at least when we do - we call it snowmaggedon and the city...

By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
Comments 6
Westcliffe, CO Weather for January 19, 2020Good Morning Westcliffe, CO8°Our Sunday morning starts with very cold temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises a day with abundant sunshine and a high temperature in the lower 40's.For a change, we can expect a calm wind!Sunrise:  7:15S...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 62
 Monday Morning Quarterbacking Of Sorts On A Tuesday Monday Morning Quarterbacking Of Sorts On A Tuesday I see that that Valley Of The Sun fun-meister and ActiveRain Ambassador Anna Banana Kruchten Broker/Owner, CRB, CRS has a new scheme of sorts for fun and frivolity on this platform.   It's tim...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Forest Dewey Dodrill was born in Webster Springs, West Virginia back in 1902. He earned his bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University in 1925. After graduation, he went to the Harvard Medical School, graduating in 1930. He did his residency at the Harper Hospital in Detroit where he became ...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 2
 Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. Tomorrow is Martin Luther King Day ...Let's try not to forget what Martin Luther King Jr was trying to say and do in his short years of life on earth. Let's do our best and try to love everyone as equals without racism and discrimination and express love instea...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 23
Trivia question answers for Saturday January 18, 20201. Whaat company introduced the first transistor-based hearing aid? Zenith2. What is Mickey Mouse's dog's name? Pluto3. What are you shopping for if you are sized up with a Brannock device? Shoes 4, The strength of prescription eyeglasses is me...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 12
Breakfast and Broccoli  We often get to the Carlsbad Farmers' Market on Wednesdays in Carlsbad Village, but haven't been to the Vista Farmers' Market for some time. It's every Saturday at the Courthouse Complex on Melrose, and is quite a bit bigger. We have our coffee at home, then venture out to...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 36
This Week...Cloudy, Spritzy, and a Special Birthday. This is January in Houston...not all that cold, cloudy skies and spritzy...not really raining but like someone is walking in front of you spritzing your face with a water bottle.   I go out to the kitchen to feed the dog, but that's about as mu...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 18
Yesterday morning, as we were driving to the Santa Barbara Farmers Market, we had texts coming in from an island right on the Vietnam and Cambodian border.  Our niece, Allie is there on vacation and is exploring Southeast Asia.  Pictured above is a boat coming to market.  In the front of the boat...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 21
I mailed my New Year's cards to some of my past clients on Tuesday.  I know I was a little late but they were handwritten note cards to over 200 past clients - wishing them a happy new year filled with happiness, prosperity and peace and suggesting that we get a cup of coffee.  My new year's reso...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
Comments 36
 Of Woodpeckers, Owls, Rabbit Holes And So Much More  Of Woodpeckers, Owls, Rabbit Holes And So Much More  It seems nature is all around us.  That may seem to be an obvious statement but hold on for a second.   When I delve a bit deeper into the subject, I better realize the importance of being a...

By Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 9
 The Chiefs and Titans play at 1:00pm here. It’s the SF and Packers game that starts this evening. Oh, I hope I don’t fall asleep! I didn’t go to the gym, but I had a 45 minute workout in my driveway plus two walkways and the mailbox area at 5:30am this morning. Those motion lights are the best!!...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 2
Winnie the Pooh Day is an opportunity to enjoy one of my favorite storybook characters, Winnie-the-Pooh, the loveable bear of little brain created by A.A. Milne.Winnie the Pooh Day was established to celebrate the birth of Allan Alexander Milne on January 18th, 1882, and the beloved Pooh Bear. Wi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
June Lucille Forer was born in Springfield, Massachusetts back in 1917 to Morris and Ida. As a child, she had wanted to be a dancer, but had to drop out due to a case of pneumonia. She began working when she was 12. She graduated from Classical High School in Springfield, two years later the fami...

By Alexandria McCormick, Pre-licensed content creator
Comments 0
Have you ever heard of the 55x5 manifesting method? Even though I've been using the law of attraction and manifesting for a while now, I must admit I was skeptical about this one. But let me tell you, it really works!I used this method to manifest a $20 bill. Just trying it out pretty easily for ...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 27
When I walk my new black standard poodle, Arthur, in the mornings, I listen to podcasts.  It seems like a nice way to start the morning - with a little motivation and energy.  This morning I listened to a Brian Buffini podcast in which Buffini interviewed Neil Pasricha, a Canadian author, entrepr...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, Blackstone Realty Group - brokered by eXp Realty)
Comments 8
As I've mentioned in previous posts, I'm finally living in my new Kalispell home. The home is located at the far end of a nearly 30 acre parcel of property. Behind us are several miles of wilderness, which means two things. First, we have a relatively long driveway and second, animals abound in o...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired
(Wayne M Martin)
Comments 25
Trivia question answers for Friday January 17, 20201. Who was the first African-American to be appointed to the US Supreme Court justice? Thurgood Marshall2. What sensory organ does a starfish have at the end of each arm? An eye3. The electric eel is native to only what continent? South America4....

By Jane Chaulklin-Schott, TeamConnect Luxury Homes - Orlando, Florida, 32836
(TEAMCONNECT REALTY - (407) 394-9766)
Comments 5
Hi  Everyone!  Dropping by the Sandbox and leaving a few quotes.  Have a wonderful Sunday!  Hope it is exactly the way you like it.                  ~Jane                                                                 ~~~~~~~~~~~~  "If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do mo...