Inspire Me Monday – Week 557

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!

Inspirations And Delights

Summer Into Fall

This week, Autumn officially arrives –
Can you believe it?

Where I live, we’ve gone from a record-breaking heat wave
To cool crisp Autumn temperatures in a matter of days.
My body can’t handle the change and I am
Home sick with a bad case of the sniffles!

But the party must go on so let’s ring in the season
With some Autumn-themed features!

Which one is your fave?
Let me know in the comments!

Inspirations And Delights

Nicole – Easy Fall Centerpiece

Easy Fall Centerpiece

Looking for ways to add a touch of Fall
To your home without spending too much time or money?
Nicole has the perfect solution!
She created an Easy Fall Table Centerpiece that’s easy to replicate –
And can literally be pulled together in minutes!

Angie – Cinnamon Bread Star

Cinnamon Bread Star

Looking for a fabulous Fall recipe that isn’t pumpkin?
Try Angie’s incredible Cinnamon Bread Star!
Adapted from Zoe Bakes, she shares great tips
On how to create this mouth-watering masterpiece!

Linda – Wooden Leaves

Wooden Leaves

Happy 10th Blogaversary to our friend Linda
Who’s been inspiring us with her beautiful artwork, cardss and
Other crafty creations (like her personalized dollar store décor!)
She’s currently reflecting over her blogging experiences
These past 10 years – stop by and ruminate with her!

Miz Helen – Bacon & Tomato Quiche

Bacon And Tomato Quiche

Looking for a delicious brunch to savor over the weekend?
You can’t go wrong with Miz Helen’s Bacon & Tomato Quiche –
A wonderful treat, indeed!

Barbara – Daily Light On The Daily Path

Light On The Daily Path

Looking for a classic devotional to pour over this Fall?
I was totally enamored by Barbara’s review of
Daily Light On The Daily Path –
A new-to-me devotional, originally published in 1875
That consists entirely of the words of Scripture!
The version shown here was printed in 1906.
If you enjoy reading Christian classics from yesteryear,
Don’t miss Barbara’s review!

Music To Inspire You
Welcome To
Music Moves Me!

Did you know that September is Better Breakfast Month?
I didn’t until John at The Sound Of One Hand Typing
Challenged us to come up with a musical acrostic of songs
That spell out the word Breakfast!

Take the challenge.
It’s harder than you think!

Honestly, I felt like I was a game show contestant
Trying to come up with answers under the challenge of the timer
And the pressure was getting to me!
(I’ve obviously been watching too much Password this week –
But if you haven’t seen it, check it out –
Jimmy Fallon is a Password, clue-giving genius!)

Anyway, here is the list that I ultimately came up with
(I threw in the first breakfast-themed song and album
For bonus points!)

B – Breakfast In America – Supertramp (song and album)
R – Rain On The Scarecrow – John Mellencamp
E – Everyday People – Sly & The Family Stone
A – A Day In The Life – Beatles
K – Knocking On Heaven’s Door – Bob Dylan
F – Flashdance – What A Feeling – Irene Cara
A – A Fifth Of Beethoven – Walter Murphy
S – Somewhere Over The Rainbow – Judy Garland
T – The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis & The News

And the song I chose to feature from the list
Is an updated version of the original
Produced by Playing For Change and Turnaround Arts.
Can you guess which song I chose?

Everyday People – Playing For Change & Turnaround Arts

Inspire Me Monday #557 – September 18, 2022

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!

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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19 Responses to “Inspire Me Monday – Week 557”

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  1. Thanks so much for the mention! That quiche looks so good. I’m glad the season officially turns to autumn this week. I’m looking forward to cool breezes.

  2. I’m so sorry you aren’t feeling well, Ramona! Lots of temperature changes really can take it out of you. I hope you feel much better very soon.
    Tomorrow we lay our wonderful late Queen to rest, and I’ve shared a post in tribute to her – Things I Learned from The Queen. She continues to inspire me even now she has gone home to the Lord.
    Thank you for hosting. I hope you have a wonderful, sniffle free week!

  3. Alana says:

    So nice listening to that cover of Everyday People. If only more people practiced its message Incidentally, my contribution posts tomorrow and I picked the same first song. I’m wondering how many others will mention the Breakfast in America song. I like your acrostic; I didn’t pick Knocking on Heaven’s Door but I love that song.

  4. Thank you for hosting! I’m sharing links #13 and #14.

  5. Miz Helen says:

    Thanks so much for featuring my Bacon & Tomato Quiche, I really appreciate it!
    Hope you have a great week and thanks so much for the party!
    Miz Helen

  6. Maria says:

    I’m loving all of this week’s features! The fall centerpiece, the tomato quiche, the cinnamon bread start…all of them. 😊 Thanks for hosting the party!

  7. Nicolle says:

    Thank you so much for featuring my centerpiece idea! And I love Jimmy Fallon! If I could marry him I would!

  8. Brian Frum says:

    That Cinnamon Bread Star looks amazing. I used to love quiche but now I can’t have any dairy.

  9. Thank you so much for featuring my post. Very kind of you. And thank you for hosting.

  10. I love all you wrote about my featured post, Wooden Leaves and 10th Blogiversary! Thank you so much for that! I hope some of your readers DO stop by and ruminate with me — I cherish all I’ve heard from others on that topic. Thanks again! Smiles, Linda at Paper Seedlings

  11. Ellie says:

    Congrats to all the featured bloggers! Wonderful inspiration! The fall centerpiece looks so beautiful and the cinnamon bread is too pretty to eat but I can imagine it’s delicious and not possible to resist!!
    Thanks for hosting the linkup!

  12. Thanks so much for hosting this delightful party each and every week!! I really appreciate the time and effort that goes into it along with visiting all the links and choosing Features!!! Thank You!! Stay safe, healthy and happy!!
    Hugs,
    Deb

  13. Thanks so much for hosting Ramona and I hope you’ll be feeling better soon! The drastic weather changes this time of year always seem to get me too. High nineties today, low 60’s by Wednesday. Just figuring out how dress in the morning is a challenge! Take care and have a wonderful week ahead.

  14. All your features look inspiring but I definitely want to check out Barbara’s devotional. Get well soon and thanks for hosting!

  15. Luminarc says:

    Great. Ilove it.
    Thanks so much for hosting.

  16. Joanne says:

    That cinnamon bread star looks and sounds amazing!!

  17. Paula Short says:

    Thank you for linking up with Sweet Tea & Friends this month.

  18. Paula Short says:

    Thank you for hosting this wonderful community. Wonderful features.
    Visiting from #104&105

  19. That quiche looks so delicious! Thank you for hosting, and we wish you a supurr weekend!

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