Inspire Me Monday – Week 227

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 New At Create With Joy?

Join Us At The Book Nook!

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Love to read?
Join us at the Book Nook – our Community for Book Lovers!
We host a month-long party featuring books, events and a
Forum to connect with other readers, writers and book bloggers!

Called To Community

This month we’re featuring Called To Community as
Our Book Of The Month – come check it out!

Something Special For Your Kids

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This year, Create With Joy is celebrating
Children’s Book Week with a special Graham Blanchard Giveaway
To introduce the love of reading – and the love of Jesus –
To your youngest family members!
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Inspirations And Delights

Arnoldo – Celebrating Mom

Mothers Day Art

Happy Mother’s Day to you!
Why not celebrate by checking out some of Arnoldo’s lovely creations
And enjoying his reflections on what Quality of Life means?

Amanda – Traveling In Luxury With Your Cat

Traveling Cats

What’s it like to stay in a 5 Star Hotel with your cat?
Amanda at Adventures All Around shares the adventures of the
Stunning Miss Kitty Fantastico with Vanessa at Traveling Cats.
It’s an adventure that pet lovers will not want to miss!

Claire – Rocks Meringue Kisses

Meringue Kisses

Looking for a dessert that dazzles?
Look no further than these colorful Meringue Kisses from Claire!

Rachel – 100 Days Of Collage

100 Days Of Collage

Instagram Lovers – looking for a colorful way
To creatively express yourself on social media?
Check out the 100 Days Of Collage Project –
Rachel provides plenty of inspiration for our muses!

Jessa – Pineapple Painted Serving Tray

Painted Pineapple Serving Tray

Are arts and crafts more of your thing?
Check out this wonderful DIY project from Jessa –
A painted tray makes a wonderful gift or display piece!

Lisa – Original Artwork

Purple Flower

It’s always fun to see what our resident artists are up to!
This week, Lisa shared her latest painting – this lovely purple Clematis flower!

Amy – Washi Tape Lampshade

Washi Tape Lampshade

Looking for creative ideas for your Washi Tape stash?
Amy used her collection to create a colorful lampshade!

Music To Inspire You
Welcome To
Music Moves Me!

A special song for all of our Moms – enjoy your day!

The Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler

Have an amazing week!

Inspire Me Monday #227 – Week Of May 8, 2016

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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29 Responses to “Inspire Me Monday – Week 227”

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  1. Claudia
    Twitter: Imagesbycw

    Thank you for hosting. Have a wonderful Sunday!

  2. Happy Mother’s Day! Hope you are having a wonderful day, and thank you so much for hosting 🙂

  3. Kelly says:

    Thanks so much for hosting! Blessings to you.

  4. Handan says:

    Thanks for the party! Have a fabulous week!

  5. Marie Moody
    Twitter: Xmasdolly

    I hope you had a wonderful Mother’s Day my friend. I love Bette Midler in this tune it always chokes me up because I remember the movie. Great choice. Thank you and have a rockin’ week! HUGS See you Wednesday!!!!

  6. Claire says:

    Morning 🙂 such a lovely surprise to be featured!! Thank you lovely 🙂

  7. Karren
    Twitter: Myllls

    Thanks for hosting, hope you have a great week!

  8. Thank you so much for featuring me and hosting this link-up each week!!

  9. LuAnn Braley
    Twitter: KentuckyGal

    This link-up makes my Mondays better, Ramona. Thank you for hosting, and for all you do for other people!

  10. That song is one of my favorites. Thanks for sharing.

  11. stevebethere
    Twitter: bethere2day

    Beautiful song a Bette Midler classic 🙂

    Have a tanfastic day & thanks for hosting 🙂

  12. Hello beautiful! I love stopping by your party each week. Please take a moment to stop by our party that starts tonight at 7 pm. We pin and tweet everything! Have a beautiful day! Lou Lou Girls

  13. Thank you for hosting, what a great tune!

  14. Brandi says:

    This is my first time to join in. Thanks for hosting!

  15. I’m always humbled and honored to have you feature my work in your renown blog. Blessings, my friend!

  16. Thank you for the shout out!

  17. Thanks so much for showcasing my cat blog 🙂

  18. Wow! Love that collage! Thank you for hosting and have a wonderful week! 🙂

  19. Lisa Isabella Russo
    Twitter: artbylr

    Thanks so much for featuring my painting! I love seeing the gorgeous inspirations here. Thank you!

  20. Colette S says:

    That Jesus inspires me book, looks interesting for my kids.

    And I love that song by Beth!



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