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Word of the Day – Dec. 29 – Purlieu

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Noun: Purlieu  (PERL-yoo) Definition: 1 a: An outlying or adjacent district. 1 b: (plural) environs, neighborhood. 2 a: A frequently visited place: haunt. 2 b: (plural) confines, bounds. Example sentence: Every holiday we would take a trip to the purlieu where my father grew up.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 29

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The new year is like a blank book. The pen is in your hands. It is your chance to write a beautiful story for yourself.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 28 – Kwanzaa

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Noun: Kwanzaa  (KWAHN-zuh) Definition: An African-American cultural festival held from December 26 to January 1. Example sentence: A joyous family spirit pervaded the Allen family’s Kwanzaa celebration as three generations came together for a delightful meal and a beautiful candle-lighting ceremony.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 28

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The year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning, but a going on. Keep on going, taking with you all the wisdom you have gathered in the past to guide you through the experiences to come.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 27 – Ruminate

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Verb: Ruminate  (ROO-muh-nayt) Definition: 1: To engage in contemplation: meditate. 2: To chew again what has been chewed slightly and swallowed: to chew the cud. Example sentence: As we come to the end of this year, let us take time to ruminate on the things we have done for the good  and think of ways […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 27

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You’ve got to think about big things while you are doing small things, so that all small things go in the right direction.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 26

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Gratitude turns what we have into enough.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 26 – Mythopoeic

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Adjective: Mythopoeic  (mith-uh–PEE-ik Definition: Of or relating to the making of myths; causing, producing, or giving rise to myths. Example sentence: The experience of driving a car has been the mythopoeic heart of America for half a century.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 23

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Love is what is in the room with you at Christmas when you stop opening presents and listen.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 23 – Fribble

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Verb: Fribble  (FRIB-uhl) Definition: 1: To act in a wasteful or frivolous manner. 2: To fritter away. Example sentence: Sue tended to be fribble with her paycheck before she paid her bills.

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