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Word of the Day – Sept. 7 – Bluestocking

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Noun: Bluestocking  (BLOO-stah-king) Definition: A woman having intellectual or literary interests. Example sentence: The author is a bluestocking, with a weakness for etymology and archaic religious texts.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 7

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Life is like making tea. Boil your ego, evaporate your worries, dilute your sorrows, filter your mistakes, and get a taste of happiness.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 4 – Moot

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Adjective: Moot  (MOOT) Definition: Open to question, debatable, subject to discussion or disputed. Deprived of practical significance: made abstract or purely academic. Example sentence: Since the team would have lost anyway, it’s a moot point whether the umpire’s call was right or not.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 4

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Yes, we need to have long-range goals.  But our focus must be on today. Don’t think about tomorrow. Today is enough trouble in and of itself.  You can work on tomorrow when it gets here.

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U.P. Steam and Gas Engine 40th Annual Labor Day Weekend Show – Sept. 4-7

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It’s my favorite time of the year! I get to show off one of my antique tractors at the U.P. Steam and Gas Engine Show at the U.P. State Fair Grounds in Escanaba. The show will run Friday, September 4 through Monday September 7. Show times are noon to 5 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 3

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Beautiful thoughts and positive emotions are the stuff miracles are made of.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 3 – Vaudeville

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Noun: Vaudeville  (VAUD-vil) Definition: A light, often comic theatrical performance of various acts, combining pantomime, dialogue, dancing, song. and sometimes, performing animals. Example sentence: Andrew’s interest in vaudeville can be traced to his grandparents, who met as performers in the 1920s.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 2 – Argy-bargy

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Noun: Argy-bargy  (AHR-gee-BAHR-gee) Definition: A vigorous discussion or dispute. Example sentence: The current argy-bargy over herring fishing seems to bring the whole issue of conservation, national fishing limits, and policing of the seas into perspective.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 2

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To get over the past, you first have to accept that the past is over. No matter how many times you revisit it, analyze it, regret it, or sweat it, it’s over. It can hurt you no more.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 1 – Enceinte

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Adjective: Enciente  (en-SEYNT) Definition: Pregnant; with child. Example sentence: There are places where women who are enceinte are given meals free and no questions are asked.

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