Inspire Me Monday – Week 70

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…

Inspiration From God’s Word

Love One Another - Peggy Appl

Love One Another.
John 13:34

Art: Peggy AplSeeds

May Book Events & Reading Challenges

books & cats

Events and Challenges that encourage you to read more!

Mother’s Day Giveaway
Random MOMents Of Grace

Random MOMents of Grace

Mother’s Day is just around the corner –
And we’re celebrating with a Giveaway!

This Giveaway is open worldwide through Mother’s Day.
Enter to win this wonderful book for yourself, your mom or a friend!

National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
May 12, 2013


May 12, 2013 is National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day!

Fibromyalgia is a common, yet debilitating Chronic Pain Condition that
Affects an estimated 10 million people in the US and
An estimated 3-6% of the world population –
Yet there remains no cure!

Click to read more about the Facts and Symptoms.

Fibromyalgia Resources

Here are a few resources of interest to those with Fibromyalgia and
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (which often accompanies Fibromyalgia):

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia
From F.I.N.E. To Feeling Better

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

If you need some great practical tips on how to live with
CFS or Fibromyalgia, check out this book!

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia and
Other Invisible Illnesses –

The Comprehensive Guide

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Fibromyalgia and Other Invisible Illnesses

For a more comprehensive look at these illnesses,
Check out this guide!

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – A Treatment Guide

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - A Treatment Guide

For a Free Download of  Erica’s book on May 10-12, 2013,
Visit Erica’s Site for the details!

Highlights From Week 69

Beneath My Heart Art
Always Wear Your Invisible Crown

Beneath My Art - Always Wear Your Crown

Ruby For Women Magazine – May 2013

Ruby For Women - May 2013

This wonderful magazine is created monthly by
Nina of Mama’s Little Treasures and the
Inspirational Ruby For Women Community –
All of which I highly recommend!

We Made That – Banana Quesadillas

Banana Quesadillas

Talent is timeless.
For more fabulous features,
Visit my creative friends at
Inspire Me Monday – Week 69!

Inspire Me Monday #70 – Week Of May 6, 2013

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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67 Responses to “Inspire Me Monday – Week 70”

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  1. Paula
    Twitter: Paula_CallMePMc

    Thanks for the party~Paula

  2. Judy Haughton-James
    Twitter: james_judy

    Thanks a lot for hosting and have a great week.

  3. Chris C says:

    Awesome links!!
    You have such great bloggers linking here!~

    Thank you!


  4. Thanks so much for featuring our Banana Quesadillas! And for hosting this great party each week!

    • Create With Joy
      Twitter: CreateWithJoy1

      You’re welcome, Tracey!
      That dish immediately caught my husband’s eye (as I knew it would!)

      Don’t be surprised if we try it with our own unique spin at some point in the future! 🙂

  5. Carolyn Dube says:

    Thanks for hosting another inspiring start to the week!

  6. Cynthia L says:

    Thanks for a great party! Always glad to be here!
    Cynthia at

  7. Gloria says:

    Thanks for hosting! Hope you have a wonderful day! Blessings, Gloria @The Resourceful Gals

  8. Diana Rambles
    Twitter: FreeStyleMama

    Thanks for hosting!

  9. Thanks so much for hosting each week.
    All the best,

  10. Meryl says:

    Great looking posts…thanks for hosting and have a great week.

  11. Elizabeth says:

    Hi! I have returned to join in on the party! This is my second time partying with you and still working on building my blog! Thanks for hosting!

  12. claudia
    Twitter: littledahliamom

    Thanks for hosting!….Hope you can join our blog hop “Pin it Mondays” going on now 🙂

  13. Hi, thanks for hosting this great party! Have a nice week

  14. Nina @ mamas*little*treasures
    Twitter: mamastreasures

    Good morning! Starting out my week with some inspiration from YOU, my friend! Thanks for hosting this fun blog hop. Linking up, hopping around, and promoting Inspire Me Monday on the Ruby community page. We’ll post links on our FB page too! Thanks for the feature, I truly appreciate you and your creative, inspirational self ;o) Love, N

  15. Renee @ Mother Daughter Book Reviews
    Twitter: mdbookreviews

    Thank you for sharing those fantastic resources on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome! Have a wonderful Monday! 🙂

  16. Poppy says:

    Hi! First time here, lovely party! Thanks so much for hosting!


  17. Chasing Joy
    Twitter: Chasing_Joy

    I was inspired by the speaker and attnedees at my 1st for profit blog event. The discussion was all about how to pursue your passions.

  18. Angel
    Twitter: Sewcraftyangel

    Thanks for hosting another great party.

  19. Pam@behealthybehappywellness
    Twitter: phoward336

    Thanks for hosting!

  20. Bridgit's Bell
    Twitter: traveller9851

    There’s a lot of people at your parties! I always try to visit at least 3 for new ideas, thanks.

  21. Paula J says:

    Happy Happy Monday Ramona!
    Thanks for hosting such a wonderful party…starts my week off right 🙂

  22. JoAnn @ SweetPepperRose says:

    Thanks for hosting, and thanks for the CFS / Fibro books and links

  23. Pinkoddy
    Twitter: pinkoddy

    Thank you for hosting. Joy. x

  24. Than you Ramona for featuring my blog!

  25. LuAnn Braley
    Twitter: KentuckyGal

    I’m ba-a-a-a-a-ack! :O) Took a few days off after the A to Z challenge, and have been reading up a storm the last couple of weeks – 6 or 7 books! So, I am here sticking my nose into the creativity and inspiration of others to recharge. Thank you so much for faithfully having this link-up every week (and the others you do too)!

  26. Thanks a bunch for your fabulousness at these groovy parties…. 🙂 You rock!! Have a great week.

    hugs xx

    Crystelle Boutique

  27. Jill says:

    Thanks for hosting. Hope you have a fabulous week!

  28. Lisa Isabella Russo
    Twitter: artbylr

    I love Peggy’s art! Very glad to see it featured here… Thanks for hosting and happy Monday to you!

  29. Lisa says:

    Thanks for hosting! Hope you are having a great week. 🙂

  30. Thank you for the party!
    My days are full of gardening now.
    It really inspire me.


  31. Marcie says:

    Happy Wednesday thanks for hosting the party! I feel like its been a while since I worked on any projects. My latest creation is all linked up.

  32. Thank you for hosting this neat link-up. I appreciate being able to share here.

  33. Sarah says:

    Thanks so much for linking up! I am joining in with your party too – alhtough I’m a little bit late this week 🙂

    Sarah @ A Cat-Like Curiosity


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