Inspire Me Monday – Week 36

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…

Raising Figure Skaters
Best Disability Quotes

Best Disability Quotes - Raising Figure Skaters

I don’t need easy.
I just need possible.
Bethany Hamilton

This week I’d like to invite you to begin each day
With positive thoughts and words of encouragement
By visiting Deb Chitwood’s blog!

She has compiled a wonderful source of inspiring quotes
To celebrate the ParaOlympics!

Please join Deb and I in changing the way that
People with disabilities are viewed. 

Christine Ha - Master Chef Finalist

I want to be taken seriously,
I don’t want to just be an inspiration.
Christine Ha
MasterChef Finalist

Book Of The Week
Thunder Dog by Michael Hingson

Thunder Dog

The real story in my mind isn’t how 
I got out of the World Trade Center.
It’s how I got there in the first place.
Michael Hingson

What is better than a story about an American hero?
A true story about an American hero and his guide dog.
In commemoration of 9/11…

Pinterest Board Of The Week
Words To Live By

Words To Live By - Pinterest Board

Highlights From Week 35

Donna’s Designs
Special Sympathy Card

Donna Heber - Sympathy Card

Lura’s Gluten Free Pantry
Raspberry Chocolate Ice Cream – Dairy Free & Vegan

Laura's Raspberry Chocolate Ice Cream

Beholding Glory
The Sinful Woman – The Making Of A Hero

The Sinful Woman - The Making Of A Heroine

Courtship Connection
Letting Go Of Our Kids 

Letting Go Of Our Kids

Talent is timeless.
For more fabulous features,
Visit my creative friends at
Inspire Me Monday – Week 35!

Inspire Me Monday #36 – Week Of September 10, 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!


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36 Responses to “Inspire Me Monday – Week 36”

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  1. Jessie says:

    Thanks for hosting!

  2. Meryl says:

    Thanks (yet again) for hosting and have a great week.

  3. Deb @ Raising Figure Skaters
    Twitter: RaisingSkaters

    I always look forward to seeing the inspiration you share each week. How exciting to see that you featured my Best Disability Quotes post! Thanks so much! 🙂 Deb @

  4. Melody says:

    What a great post! Thanks so much for hosting!

  5. Oh…I used to adore finger painting. I almost remember the smell of the paints of which I didn’t care for but I loved the colors. 😀 LOL Thanks for linking up to the hop. -It was great seeing you there! Have a blessed evening.

    • Sorry about the first sentence. I confused my tabs. I meant to write I’m sorry I missed your hop…I really apologize for the mispost. I am, however, very happy you were able to link up. I will revisit your site in the morning to read more of your posts. Have a great evening! 🙂

  6. Need an easy and delicious veggie side dish? I shared a broccoli salad that is sweet enough for kids, and healthy for moms. Also a great make-ahead and a pot-luck favorite!!

  7. Natasha In Oz
    Twitter: natashainoz

    Thanks so much for having me today. Hope your week is inspirational!

    Best wishes,
    Natasha in Oz

  8. Theresa @DearCreatives
    Twitter: dearcreatives

    Thanks for hosting! Are you getting settled in after the move? I shared a really good recipe on the blog a few days ago, but linked up my Mon. post 😉

  9. Donna Heber says:

    Hi Ramona,

    I’m so excited that my card was featured! Thank you so much my friend. I’m very interested in the book Thunder Dog. Being from New York the events have been on our minds. Have a wonderful and blessed week.

  10. Christina Morley
    Twitter: tinarobmorley

    Thanks for these wonderful quotes! I created my first focused inspirational post for today’s blog hops. Thanks for hosting and I hope everyone will be inspired.

    Tina – mom of 4 and author of 5 blogs

  11. tanya says:

    Thanks for the inspiring party!!! Have a wonderful week!

  12. April @ The 21st Century Housewife
    Twitter: apriljharris

    Between your wonderful features and all these links there is definitely lots of inspiration here! This week I have shared a Brie and Basil strata. Thank you for hosting!

  13. Sylvia Phillips
    Twitter: SylviaPhillips8

    Love the disability quote! Once again thanks for hosting!

  14. Paula J says:

    Happy Monday!! Thanks so much for linking up with my NO RULES Weekend Blog Party! I’ve just linked up my giveaway for the fall leaves felt garland I’ve made :))

    Have a great week!

  15. diane says:

    Wow… there are a lot of Inspired people signed up this week and I cant wait to start hopping. Thanks again for hosting! Hope everyone enjoys my contributions!
    ATA Girls
    Treasuring Grace

  16. Another great party! Have a fabulous week!

  17. Teresa from NanaHood
    Twitter: thenanahood

    Thanks so much for hosting! I always enjoy linking up with you and appreciate all your “inspirations”.

    Have a great week!

  18. Rebekah
    Twitter: WeLiveInspired

    I am new to your site. Love it because of the similar interests 🙂 Cats, books, creating, inspiring, cooking…sounds like me! Great site and thank you for having a link up!

  19. Marcie says:

    Love your weekly inspirations! Its always a joy to stop by your blog on Mondays.

  20. Lisa Isabella Russo
    Twitter: artbylr

    I love that quote, “I don’t need easy. I just need possible.” Thanks for posting such great stuff to discover.

  21. Hi!
    Thanks for letting me share my own recipe of tasty and delicious
    Healthy Pumpkin Cookies!

    Here’s the link:

  22. Michelle says:

    Wonderful inspiration this week 🙂 Thanks for hosting


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