Inspire Me Monday – Week 162

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!

What’s Inspiring You This Week?
Here’s What’s Inspiring Us!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Much Love Card

Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite days of the year
And based on the projects you shared,
It’s one of your favorite holidays as well!

I’ve been busy creating lovely gifts and beautiful cards
Like the Much Love Card (shown above)
As I prepare to celebrate my 17th wedding anniversary!

How will you celebrate the day?
If you’re not in a romantic relationship,
Why not nurture an important friendship in your life!

Consie – Pretty And Simple Valentine Cards

Simple Valentines Cards

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner.
If you’re in need of some simple inspiration,
Check out Consie’s gorgeous cards!

Liz – Valentine’s Day Tulle Wreath

Valentines Tulle Wreath

Liz shared a wonderful tutorial on how to
Create a Valentine’s Day Tulle Wreath and use it to spotlight your artwork!

Jamie – Jackson, The Dog Park & The Pink Tutu

Jackson the JackAPoo

If your pet has quirks – and you need a good laugh –
You’ll love adorable Jackson, the JackAPoo and
The Carry Of Shame incident in the dog park!

Joy – Lemon Blueberry Mini Loaves

Lemon Blueberry Mini Loaves

Are you longing for a burst of summer?
Joy’s Lemon Blueberry Mini Loaves will cure your wintertime blues!

Patsy – Bible Art


Patsy is creating beautiful art in her Bible.
Bible Art Journaling is an incredible way to bring the Word of God to life!
For more examples, be sure to visit Patsy’s blog!

Arnoldo – Let Your Light Shine

Let Your Light Shine

Dreams worth having are worth pursuing!
This week, artist Arnoldo Romero shares his artistic journey with us.

Ruth – From The Heart Tag

From The Heart Tag

Ruth reminds us that February blooms from love and care.
Remember your friends on Valentine’s Day and throughout the month!

Kathy – Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Grilled cheese, arugala and apple –
Your taste buds will thank you for Kathy’s adult version of a childhood classic!

Susan – Glory Art

Glory Art

Susan is creating Glory Art! You can too!
For more information on this project, visit her blog!

Music To Inspire You

Welcome to Music Moves Me!
For Freebie Week we are featuring a Classic Love Song!

The Bee Gees – How Deep Is Your Love

Enjoy the music and have a wonderful week!

For more creative inspiration,
Join us for Wordless Wednesday and Friendship Friday!

Talent is timeless.
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Inspire Me Monday – Week 160!

Inspire Me Monday #161 – Week Of February 1, 2015

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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  1. Thank you for another lovely link up! Hope you’re enjoying your weekend. 🙂

  2. Poppy says:

    Beautiful creations, Ramona, of both the edible and pretty and practical kind! Thanks so much for hosting and wishing you a wonderful week ahead!


  3. Thank you for hosting! Those valentine’s cards are just beautiful! And inspiring.

  4. Thanks for the party and for featuring my Lemon Blueberry Mini Loaves! I’m delighted to be included 🙂 Have a wonderful week!

  5. Thanks so much for hosting! Have a wonderful and inspiring week!

  6. Christine says:

    Thank you for the super party! Have a wonderful week:)

  7. Happy Wedding Anniversary! I am also very grateful to you for sharing my artwork and dreams to the world through “Inspire Me Monday.” Blessings!

  8. Diana Rambles
    Twitter: FreeStyleMama

    Thanks for hosting!

  9. Tina says:

    Thank you for hosting. Have a great week. Tina

  10. Karren Haller
    Twitter: Myllls

    Good Sunday Happy Monday to you!!
    Love the card with tiny hearts, so cute!!!

    Wishing you a great week!!

  11. Halle G says:

    Thanks for the email reminder of Inspire Me Monday. It finally got me to get in gear and get linked up. Off to check out some posts!

  12. stevebethere
    Twitter: bethere2day

    How Deep Is Your Love brings back some fond memories 🙂

    Thanks for hosting have a good week and see you tomorrow heheh!

  13. Susan Carol says:

    What gorgeous valentine cards, they are stunning and I love them all. Love all the hearts and the lovely bright colours you’ve chosen. Thanks so much for featuring my Glory Art and I really do hope you join in. These little cards are quick to make and so fun you won’t be able to stop. Happy Wedding Anniversary and wishing you blessings for the coming year.

  14. Chris says:

    TheBee Gees!! Yay! Love it!

    Thank you for hosting, my friend~! So appreciate it!

  15. Thanks for the inspiring party, Ramona! 😀

  16. Candace says:

    Thanks for the party! I was excited to see the Bible art featured. I’ll have to check it out. I’m really wanting to start doing that. There’s always so much great inspiration here :).

  17. Thanks for hosting & God bless!

  18. Christy says:

    Thank you so much for hosting each week!

  19. Liz Mays says:

    Thank you so much for hosting, and for featuring me last week!

  20. Jenny says:

    Thanks for hosting!

  21. Claudia
    Twitter: Imagesbycw

    Any kind of creating and art is inspiring.

    Thanks for hosting and have a wonderful week!

  22. XmasDolly
    Twitter: Xmasdolly

    Oh my goodness, the Bee Gees… such a unique sound, and good looking too they had it all for their era didn’t they? Thanks for sharing, and what a great Post today. You have such great things ALWAYS! You’re always the gracious hostess too! Thank you for joining us too and have a rockin’ week my friend. See you Wednesday! hehehe

  23. Nice creations and a great song. Love it.

  24. Bonjour all and happy Monday – looking forward to looking at more of your inspiring blogs this week. Have a great week 🙂

  25. Marcie says:

    Love the heart wreath.

  26. Lisa Isabella Russo
    Twitter: artbylr

    What wonderful inspirations, I hope you have a fabulous Valentine’s Day! Thanks for hosting!

  27. Jill says:

    Thanks for hosting. Hope you have a fabulous week!

  28. Alexandra says:

    Thanks for the invite! Fantastic Party. Thanks for hosting.

  29. Shirley Wood says:

    Thanks for the party! I am in love with that Tulle wreath in the features!

  30. Fabulous inspirations this week! I love that card, wreath the canvas mixed media 😀 Thank you for another amazing link up!

  31. I love those cards.

    And thanks for rocking with us with the music.


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