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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 18

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If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 18 – Challah

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Noun: Challah  (KHAH-luh) Definition: Egg-rich yeast-leavened bread that is usually braided or twisted before baking and is traditionally eaten by Jews on the Sabbath and holidays. Example sentence: My father made a blessing over the challah before it was broken and passed around the table.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 17 – Jocund

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Adjective: Jocund  (JAH-kund) Definition: Marked by or suggestive of high spirits and lively mirthfulness. Example sentence: Clayton gave a jocund shout when he entered the room and saw the many friends who had come for his surprise 50th birthday celebration.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 17

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Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% of how you react to it.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 16 – Peccadillo

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Noun: Peccadillo  (pek-uh-DIL-oh) Definition: A slight offense. Example sentence: Mark’s thank-you note to his hostess was sincere and touching; his only peccadillo was addressing her by her first name instead of “Mrs. Henderson.”

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 16

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It is never too late to be what you might have been.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 15 – Gruntle

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Verb: Gruntle  (GRUN-tul) Definition: To put in a good humor. Example sentence: The hour-long wait at the restaurant irked us, but once we were seated, our amiable waiter was able to gruntle us in just a few short minutes.    

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 15

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What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.    

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 12

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Love is like water: if it doesn’t flow, it stagnates.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 12 – Alpenglow

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Noun: Alpenglow  (AL-pun-gloh) Definition: A reddish glow often seen on the summits of mountains just before sunrise or just after sunset. Example sentence: As the sun dipped below the horizon, I stood on the porch of the remote cabin and waited for appearance of the soft shimmering of the alpenglow.

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