Inspire Me Monday – Week 262

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?

What’s Your One Word For 2017?


Choose One Word to inspire you in 2017 and
Share it with us at the One Word Blog Hop
Along with your goals and resolutions for the New Year –
The blog party is open all month!

Create Something Beautiful


Make time to nurture your creativity spirit this year!
Embrace life and live it to the fullest!

Inspirations And Delights

Beverly – Cultivate 2017

Cultivate 2017

Beverly has chosen to Cultivate
Creativity, joy and gratitude in her life in 2017 –
What One Word reflects the things you want to manifest in your life?

Maria – Winter Tablescape

Winter Tablescape

Visit Maria’s blog to see her Starfish tree and
More photos of the stunning Winter Tablescape she created!

Brandie – Veggie Chili


Looking for a healthy, hearty diabetic-friendly Chili recipe?
Brandie’s Veggie Chili will have you licking the bowl clean!

Helen – Bible Journaling

Bible Journaling-underhiswings-helengullet

Interested in Bible Journaling but not sure how to begin?
Helen shows us how to highlight God’s Word in bright colorful style!

Kitt – Cheesy Potato Hash With Eggs And Bacon

Cheesy Hash Breakfast

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day –
Kit’s recipe will have even non-morning people
Looking forward to the break of day!

Misty – How To Draw A Cat

How To Draw A Cat

Ready for a lesson in the fine arts?
Grab your graphite pencils –
Misty is going to show us how to draw a cat!

Music To Inspire You
Welcome To
Music Moves Me!

Crowder – Come As You Are

Have an amazing week!

Inspire Me Monday #262 – Week Of January 8, 2017

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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32 Responses to “Inspire Me Monday – Week 262”

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  1. Carol says:

    Have a wonderful day Joy!

  2. Debbie @ Bible Fun For Kids says:

    Thanks so much for hosting!

  3. Bev says:

    Thanks so much for including me in list. Love participating! Happy New Year!

  4. Thank ypu for sharing my Bible Journaling 🙂

    Have blessed week!

  5. Thanks so much for hosting each week!!

  6. Thanks for the party! -Journa, visiting from the team at

  7. JoDee Luna
    Twitter: JoDeeLuna

    Thank you for sharing Crowder’s “Come As You Are.” The song touched my soul and encouraged my spirit!

  8. Marie Moody
    Twitter: Xmasdolly

    You always have so many interesting things on your Post I just don’t know what to look at first, but I shall be back in the morning it’s very late and I’m bushed. See you then… hugs

  9. Happy New Year! Love the features this week – especially that amazing veggie chilli! I haven’t figured out my one word for 2017 yet – but I have shared a post about New Year Aspirations, an alternative to New Year’s Resolutions. It’s a technique that really works for me! Thank you for hosting!

  10. LuAnn Braley
    Twitter: KentuckyGal

    Absolutely LOVE the inspirational music you have! Are we ready to party??? :O)

  11. Crowder looks nothin’ like his voice. That beard really throws me. lol But, his voice – WOW! I really like this contemporary Christian song. Now, I’m curious to hear more of his mewsic. Thanks for the intro and for linking up with the 4M crew this morning, my friend. Have a tremendous week! 😉

  12. stevebethere
    Twitter: bethere2day

    Nice song but I want some of that veggie chilli heheh!

    Have a chillitastic day 🙂

  13. Friday Feature Linky
    Twitter: Myllls

    Have a fantastic week!

  14. Marie Moody
    Twitter: Xmasdolly

    hahaha I’m back! Good Morning friend! It’s like I never left. hahaha Anyway, thanks to the introduction to a great song. The words really take you deep within don’t you think. Thank you for opening my heart & mind to this one. Great tune. Have a wonderful week and thank you for opening your heart to all of us and sharing your love and kindness. hugs

  15. Thanks for hosting and have a wonderful week.

  16. Thank you for hosting! It’s greatly appreciated! Have a wonderful week!

  17. Helen’s Bible Journaling looks beautiful. I love the mix of ink and paint. Happy New Year, thanks for hosting the hop.

    Twitter: artbylr

    What lovely inspirations! I love the winter table, it’s beautiful. Thank you for hosting.

  19. Brandi Raae says:

    Thanks for linking up with Literacy Musing Mondays. I’ve gotten so behind in participating in link-ups since coming on board as an LMM host. Hope to get back into the swing of things soon!

  20. Colette S says:

    I’d enjoy a nice chili right now.

    I love that music by Crowder!



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