If you’d like to make a splash and have everyone fighting to stay at your house next, go ahead and enter our GIVEAWAY!  Thanks to the folks at Tempur-Pedic are pleased to offer a giveaway for your very own Tempur-Pedic Mattress. Thanks to BlogHer I won one too and now its all about giving one to you too.  Enter, tell your friends, and I can’t wait to see how you go Home for the Holidays with your Guest Room Organized!


  1. MAKE A VIDEO Create a video 60 seconds or less in length based on the theme “Holiday Guest Room Gone Wrong” Tell us your worst guest room experience ever.  Think Chevy Chase and Christmas Vacation, ugly Christmas sweaters, sleeping on snowman sheets in a toddler bed, staying in a room full of mounted stuffed deer heads staring at you all night long.  Something “only in my family”  funny, not offensive or inappropriate.
  2. POST YOUR VIDEO. You can upload it to our GO MOM! Facebook Fan page, share it on YouTube, include it in a post on your blog, really anywhere you share video, just share it.
  3. LEAVE A COMMENT HERE. Once you post the video, come back here to share the link in our comments so we can laugh with you too!
  4. INCLUDE YOUR EMAIL:  Your comment has to include your email address. It won’t be shown publicly and will never be used for anything other than communication during this contest.
  5. TWEET THAT YOU HAVE ENTERED Let the Twittersphere know you are in it to win it by Tweeting ” @MyGOMOM Please help my Guest Room Gone Wrong #Tempurpedic
  6. LET US KNOW THAT YOU TWEETED Stop back by and share your tweet.


  1. You must be at least 18 years of age to enter the contest.
  2. You must be a resident of the United States (including all 50 states and the District of Columbia).
  3. Your video must be original content.
  4. Your video should be no more than 60 seconds in length.
  5. The link to your video should be posted in the comments no later than Tuesday, December 20th at 11:59 pm, EDT.
  6. Please, no nudity, profanity, or anything out of line. This is a website to help moms get organized.  We are rated G all the time.


I will personally pick 3 favorite videos based on your genuine storytelling ability, that its funny, original, and just all things Clark Griswold. I’ll announce my top 3 videos on Wednesday, December 21st.  From the 3 top videos, Tempur-Pedic will select the final winner that we hope to announce by Wednesday December 28th.

GOOD LUCK! Now go…make your video!

Disclosure: I won a TEMPUR-Cloud Supreme bed from Tempur-Pedic as a result of entering their giveaway at BlogHer ’11.  I was not required to review this item and all posts and opinions are of my own accord. The rules of the giveaway contest were created in conjunction with and approved by Tempur-Pedic.

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    • Molly Gold12-18-11

      I LOVE IT!!! This is exactly the kind of guest room that gives a great holiday story for your guests to tell ~ the bridesmaid dress has to be my favorite part after the wedding krenlin ~ just perfect =) Good Luck Cyndi and thanks SO much for entering!

  1. Cyndi12-18-11

    And just Tweeted: @MyGOMOM Please help my Guest Room Gone Wrong #Tempurpedic ow.ly/83mNz

  2. Sarah H12-18-11

    Here is my guest room…Thanks for the great contest! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmrXpCQR1kQ

    • Molly Gold12-18-11

      Sarah ~ that is a first! You are definitely making due with what you have and I commend you for that for sure =) Its like an unofficial trundle bed =) Thanks for entering and good luck!

  3. Jen @ One Moms World12-19-11

    Oh I have to do this tonight!

    • molly gold12-19-11

      Yes!!! With all your holiday travels I bet you have a great story!

  4. Jen @ One Moms World12-20-11

    With step-daughter’s surgery yesterday I didn’t get it done last night, but I will get it done tonight. Oh my goodness you are going to laugh at the story too!

    • Molly Gold12-20-11

      I hope all is well with your step daughter and can’t wait to see your entry =)

  5. angie lilly12-20-11

    Here is my youtube link: http://youtu.be/EvQtpX1jdEs
    Thanks for the chance to win!
    14earth at gmail dot com

    • Molly Gold12-20-11

      Great Job Angie ~ thanks so much for entering ~ good luck!

  6. angie lilly12-20-11

    I tweeted here: https://twitter.com/#!/FotoMacro/status/149148295841857539
    14earth at gmail dot com

  7. Cathy H.12-20-11

    Oh my gosh, we so desperately need a new bed. Going to rack my brain for a fun story to share!

    • Molly Gold12-20-11

      Something tells me you’ve got lots of funny stories in your world Cathy ~ too clever not too =) Look forward to seeing your entry!!!

  8. Emily - @ColoradoMom12-20-11

    My video- http://youtu.be/8V8Yi8-n8RE

    (should be live in just a sec)

    • Molly Gold12-20-11

      Great job Emily ~ oh the things we learn in hindsight =) Thanks for entering!!!

  9. Christy Ann12-20-11

    Awesome contest! I could really use a new Tempur-Pedic! I’ve wanted one forever.
    I just shared my video on Facebook; here it is:

    • Molly Gold12-20-11

      Thanks for entering Christy Ann! I am so glad the contest is a good fit for you ~ it truly is an amazing bed =) Good luck!

  10. Cathy12-20-11

    Okay, my hat is officially in the ring! Thanks for the opportunity, Molly….and Tempurpedic! http://youtu.be/dtzenMXWCHA

    • admin12-21-11

      Cathy this is a classic! Every Mom can so relate =) I can just imagine the radius you got with that concrete floor ~ oh my Momma =) Thanks for entering and good luck!

  11. Jen @ One Moms World12-20-11

    Are you ready to laugh? Here is our “Guest Room Gone Wrong” experience two years ago at Christmas…. http://youtu.be/j2jtLaXWnEY

    • admin12-21-11

      Nothing like a hard wood floor for a wonderful nights sleep huh? A great example of why the hostess should use the blow up mattress in the family room =) Thanks for entering and Good Luck Jen!

  12. Amy McHodges12-21-11

    YAY! I did a video! WAIT….I showed you the disaster that is my guest room. I might need an intervention http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNJOb6LIgoc

    • admin12-21-11

      Okay the apron is adorable and I’m on my way to help you put all that stuff away! Great job Amy ~ good luck and thank you SO much for entering =)

  13. Amy McHodges12-21-11

    and I tweeted, nothing like being last minute!! https://twitter.com/amymchodges/statuses/149348159695486976