After a few weeks of bad habits and no exercise I definitely feel more stressed. In the beginning, I just tell myself that I'm tired and I need a little break from my routine. Well,that little break usually turns into about a month, in which time my overall activity level drops, I lack motivation to … Continue reading Mental Strength = Physical Strength
The anniversary of Jesus Christ sacrifice is more sobering every year as a deeper realization sets into my mind. What would my future be if Jesus did not make this ultimate sacrifice? How can I show that I appreciate what he did for me? Will I make decisions everyday that prove that I am grateful? … Continue reading Self Examination
I was filled with a calm joy as I saw these beautiful images in the sky. I was reminded that If we are grateful, our hearts are open to acknowledge the beauty this is right before us. *Any ads on this page are randomly placed here by the blog provider & do not necessarily reflect … Continue reading A rainbow, clouds & a beautiful sunset
The night sky was undeniably brilliant!
This week's fall challenge wasn't quite so powerful & I wasn't as excited about it. In part, that's because I was rather sickly most of the week. I did mange to work out but I only squeaked it in during the latter part of the day. I didn't benefit from working out first thing in … Continue reading Stick to what works
You Tube Videos Lessons Online Bass Lessons Scott's Bass Lessons Bass Lessons By Active Bass Play Bass Now - Bass Lessons Scales 10 song writing tips Find your vocal range Basic Vocal Warm Up's 10 minute vocal warm up Helpful articles on music, singing & song writing Free online Bass lessons Bass Tabs & lessons … Continue reading Music Lessons
The Chinese language uses characters to form sounds, words sounds and sentences. So, how do you discern what a character sounds like? The Chinese language does not have an alphabet. This is one of the factors that makes Chinese such a difficult language for foreigners to learn. Hence in the 1950s, Pinyin, (Hanyu Pinyin) what … Continue reading Chinese Pinyin
This can get pretty complicated but I have come across a few formulas for basic sentences. Including the most basic Subject +Verb+Object formula. With S + V + O you can only create simple sentences. When you add more details to a sentence, the sentence structure begins to change dramatically & you become subject to additional grammar rules. … Continue reading Chinese Sentence Structure
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Mā 1st Tone is a flat high level tone Má 2nd Tone starts in medium tone then rises Mă 3rd Tone starts low, dips to the bottom, then rises Mà 4th Tone starts at the top, then falls sharp and strong Ma Neutral Tone is a short flat tone with no emphasis We are thankful to the … Continue reading Chinese Tones
We are thankful to the owners of these videos. They have presented information that has been educational & helpful! The videos shown on this blog are meant to be shared & do not violate copyright laws. For more information please seeYou Tube Terms of Service – article 6 c. This can be found at http://www.youtube.com/static?template=terms.
Listed below we have a list of a few theocratic words & other common words we have learned so far. Before that, we have a note on a few guidelines for constructing simple sentences. The more words and ideas conveyed in a sentence, the more complicated the sentence structure will be. Here we just have basic … Continue reading Theocratic Terms & Other Common Words In Chinese Pinyin
Hebrew Scriptures Genesis – Chuàngshìjì Exodus – Chū āijíjì Leviticus – Lìwèijì Numbers – Mínshùjì Deuteronomy – Shēngmìngjì Joshua – Yuēshūyàjì Judges – Shìshījì Ruth – Lùdéjì 1 Samuel- Sāmŭ ĕrjì shàng 2 Samuel – Sāmŭ ĕrjì xià 1 Kings- Lièwáng jì shàng 2 Kings- Lièwáng jì xià 1Chronicles –Lìdàizhì shàng 2Chronicles- Lìdàizhì i xià … Continue reading The Bible Books In Chinese Pinyin
We wrote this quick list to help us find scriptures in the Bible. When listening for a scripture or stating one - the following sequence is used; Bible Book, di (ordinal), Chinese number, zhāng (chapter), di (ordinal), Chinese number, jié (verse). 1-10 Yī - 1 Lìu - 6 Ėr - 2 Qī - 7 Sān … Continue reading Learning how to use Chinese numbers 1 -100
B = like in ball P = like in push M = like in mine F = like in far D = like in day T = like in tea N = like in name L = like in look G = like in girl K = like in kind H = like in hot J = like in jeep Q = like ch in cheese X = like … Continue reading Initials
6 Basic Finals A= like “ah” in spa O = like in “oh” E = like “uh” I = long e sound like “ee” in feet U = like “oo” in boom Ü = like long “ee” but with mouth squeezed in & lips puckering out Compound Finals Ai = like in eye ei = like in hey ao = like in cow … Continue reading Finals
The first week of the fall challenge is going great! Well at least the fitness side. We did have some unexpected circumstances come up this week & it threw me off my game a little, so I didn't accomplish the mental aspects of the challenge. I did do the meal planning & I can see … Continue reading I’m just getting started!
Summer gradually faded into fall. Now my thoughts have filled with all the things I want to do this fall -winter season. With the sun & warmth quickly slipping away, we are switching our focus to indoor projects & hobbies that we haven't taken up in a while. We are within the first week of … Continue reading Summer faded into fall
Make it special! Research, plan, make it happen! Build memories that propel you forward & leave joy in your heart. Here are some unique ideas for future entertaining that I definitely want to try. Click on the links below to see pictures of these unique ideas. Movie night idea Pizza Bar Taco Bar Ice cream party Vintage … Continue reading Fun food for theme parties
Today's Top 5 in 5 A simple workout designed to quickly start the day off right & to warm up the body & make it ready for deep breathing & stretching exercises. Each excerise is done for 1 minute with no break in between each excerise. *Jogging in place, Lunges, Butterfly Extensions, Jogging in place, Crunches* Wow … Continue reading In Focus: August 12th 2015