Inspire Me Monday – Week 27

Inspire Me Monday

Welcome to Inspire Me Monday
A place to share your creative inspirations
Sharpen your creative vision and
Showcase your creative talents!
I invite you to inspire others and
Nurture your creative spirit by
Joining our Creative Blog Hop!

To participate, simply join my creative community and
Follow the guidelines at the end of this post!

What’s Inspiring You This Week?
Here’s What’s Inspiring Me…

Summertime Reading

Reading Gives Us A Place To Go

Book Of The Week
Harriet Beamer Takes The Bus by Joyce Magnin

Harriet Beamer Takes The Bus by Joyce Magnin

Harriet Beamer, a 72-year old widow,
Has just lost the bet of her life!
Forced to sell her home,
She now finds herself traveling cross-country
By transit bus to live with her son!

Find out what harrowing adventures await her
And what she learns about herself
In this heartwarming and hilarious novel!

For more great books and reading quotes, visit my
Books You’ll Love Pinterest Board!

Books You'll Love Pinterest Board - Create With Joy

Highlights From Week 26

Kimberly – Art Joy Stuff
Home Is Where The Heart Is

Home Is Where The Heart Is

Love ATCs? Love beautiful art?
Be sure to visit Kimberly this week!
She reminds us that home is where the heart is
In the most beautiful of ways!

Tiffany – Don’t Waste The Crumbs
Coconut Watermelon Agua Fresca

Coconut Watermelon Agua Fresca

Cool. Refeshing. Unique!
Quench your thirst with this delicious summertime drink!

Barbara Isaac Croce – My Life As An Adventure
July 2012 Letter – Dear Stars

Dear Stars

A beautiful post in which Barbara
Declares her love for the stars
And their Creator
As she cultivates thankfulness
One Thousand Gifts style!

Kayla – Anatomy Of A Craft
Guest Book Pens

Guest Book Pens

There is nothing more special
Than writing with a beautifully decorative pen!
If you’d like to make your own
Be sure to check out Kayla’s tutorial!

Talent is timeless.
For more fabulous features,
Visit my creative friends at
Inspire Me Monday – Week 26!

Inspire Me Monday #27 – Week Of July 9, 2012

Inspire Me Monday

I like the idea of Inspiration Monday.
Monday’s often get the short end of the stick
But they are fraught with potential!
Judy Palmer

Now it’s time to share your inspirations! You can participate in Inspire Me Monday in the following ways:

1) Share “What’s Inspiring You” by creating your own Inspire Me Monday post! You can include any creative challenges you’ve discovered – any books or quotes you love – any bloggers who have inspired you – anything that has inspired you and will inspire us too!

2) Share your creative projects with us! You’re welcome to link up your Arts & Crafts projects – your Recipes – your DIY, Home Décor and Organizational Ideas – your original Writing, Music & Photography – you get the idea!

3) Visit the participants – share some comment love – let them know what’s inspired you!

When you link up, be sure to include the Inspire Me Monday button and a link back to this post on all of your entries so that your readers can join the fun! The blog code is on the side bar if you need it!

Be sure to link directly to your Inspire Me Monday Posts and Creations using the permalink to the individual posts – not your blog’s home page URL – so that participants can easily find and comment on your creations!

The party will remain open all week so have fun sharing – inspire me with your comments – and please, use the social media buttons below the post to spread the word!


42 Responses to “Inspire Me Monday – Week 27”

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  1. Erin says:

    I hope that you had a wonderful weekend! So glad to be back with you 🙂 Linking up my “new adventure”…hope you have a wonderful and blessed week!


  2. Thanks for hosting this lovely community! May you have a blessed week in Him!
    God bless,

  3. Paula
    Twitter: Paula_CallMePMc

    Thanks for hosting every week! I enjoy your Blog Hop!

  4. Winnie says:

    Thank you for hosting another party
    Wishing you a wonderful week 🙂

  5. Chaya says:

    I love what you featured for your inspirations. Such good choices. Have a wonderful week.

  6. Thank you so much for featuring my pens and for hosting every week! You are awesome 🙂 Hope you have a blessed week!

  7. Liz says:

    Thanks for the email reminder. I’m glad to be able to be here to link up again. Thank you for hosting the party for us!

  8. Hi Joy, I’m sharing my Asparagus and Bacon Pasta Salad w/ Creamy Basil Pesto Dressing and my Maple Cream Cheese Spread. Thanks for hosting!

  9. Marcie says:

    Happy inspiration Monday. Thank goodness the heat wave broke here. Thanks for hosting the blog! I love inspire me mondays.

  10. Meryl says:

    Thanks for hosting and have a great week!

  11. Diane says:

    Thanks so much for hosting. Hope to see you tomorrow at The Gathering Spot. Have a wonderful week.

  12. Thank you for featuring my Coconut Watermelon Agua Fresca and for hosting each week. I shared a super-easy cheater recipe for chocolate raspberry cupcakes – YUM!

  13. Hi there! Thanks for letting me share my own recipe of healthy, fabulously tasty, frozen yogurt!
    Here’s the link:

  14. Hi! Thanks for letting me share my own recipe of healthy, fabulously tasty, frozen yogurt!
    Here’s the link:

  15. Katherines Corner
    Twitter: goaskkatie

    Sorry I’m a little late for the party. Sending hugs and looking forward to visiting some of these lovely blogs xo

  16. Regina says:

    Hi Hi!!

    Coming onboard Inspire me Mondays too! 🙂

  17. Mary R says:

    Stopping by through the Monday Mingle Blog Hop. You have inspired me to find time to read again. Thanks!

  18. Michelle says:

    Thanks for hosting! Have a wonderful week 🙂

  19. Nicole@Show Off Friday says:

    Thanks for hosting!

  20. Danial Reynell says:

    I blog often and I truly appreciate your content. Your article has really peaked my interest.

    I will take a note of your website and keep checking for new information about once per week.
    I subscribed to your RSS feed as well.


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