Whether you travel for business or for family vacations (or both!), it can be tough to find balance on the road. How do you find balance among your budget, travel and time? Do you look for a hotel that provides plenty of room to work – and relax? How do you keep up healthy eating habits while on the road?

Join the #TMOM Twitter party from 9-10 pm ET on May 6 to chat about finding balance both at home and on the road**, **sponsored by Residence Inn by Marriott, a brand that celebrates moms. The brand’s new Family Travel Talk forum on Facebook will be a great resource to visit throughout the year to learn helpful tips and share your own experiences.

**WHEN:** May 6, 9-10 pm EST (8-9 pm CT; 7-8 pm MT; 6-7 pm PT)**WHO: **Panelists @kimorlando @cindyrichards @ramblingstump @barblikos @complicatedmama @MaryHeston @therebelchick @YoungMommy

**WHAT: **Twitter party – Finding Balance on the Road

**HOW TO JOIN:** Follow the hashtags #TMOM #RIMoms

**PRIZES: **Residence Inn is giving away two $200 gift cards for stays at Residence Inn, and a one Cat Cora by Starfrit 12-Piece Stackable Stainless Steel Cookware Set. The grand prize is a $400 gift card for stay at Residence Inn.

**To be eligible, you must:**

1. RSVP by leaving your Twitter handle in the comment section below. (If you aren’t on Twitter, it’s easy—and free—to sign up. Go to www.twitter.com to see how.)

2. Have at least one tweet on the party from 9-10 pm ET on May 6.

Please help us spread the word about #TMOM Monday by tweeting: *Chat about finding balance at home and traveling on the #TMOM & #RIMoms Twitter party 9-pm ET 5/6. RSVP bit.ly/Ym7Vda #ad*

Then leave the link to the tweet here. (To get a link to your tweet, simply click on the time and date stamp below your tweet. It will take you to the page and give you the link. Clip and paste the link below in the comments section.) Remember, you only get credit for this entry if you leave the link to your tweet in the comment section below. You may tweet as often as you like and get a new entry for each tweet but remember: There is a fine line between being promotional and spamming your followers.

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RSVP @teresashaw

https://twitter.com/TeresaShaw/status/329576005054369795

@TibsTravel I’ll be there, balancing and learning.

I’ll be there! @TheRebelChick

rsvp excited about chatting

@HSquaredLiving

Will be there!

@Annah2i25

RSVP @MRS_RIOT1

https://twitter.com/TeresaShaw/status/330299878158778368

RSVP: @SPN_Mom

Tweeted:

https://twitter.com/SPN_Mom/status/330317911476547586

Looking forward to the chat!

RSVP @kbwanderlust

@purplepassion12

tweet

https://twitter.com/purplepassion12/status/330346588272721920

@judy511

@mommytravels

@mommy3sons RSVP

https://twitter.com/mommy3sons/status/330462757822533635 I tweeted

RSVP – @Mollydo2

https://twitter.com/MOM4EVEREVER/status/330554345651331072

@mom4everever rsvp

RSVP see you there!

@livelovelynn

Tweeted here:

https://twitter.com/livelovelynn/status/330564333501292545

@livelovelynn

https://twitter.com/MOM4EVEREVER/status/330586779105259520

@jenblizzard542

Can’t wait

RSVP @angelgenius27

tweeted https://twitter.com/angelgenius27/status/330694286377091072

RSVP @ramblingstump

Can’t wait to party!

https://twitter.com/CarolYemola/status/330806168031211522

@debbutterflys

RSVP @mcgraw14me Can’t wait!! 🙂

Tweeted https://twitter.com/mcgraw14me/status/330836536797040641

@DeLovely_M0MMa RSVP

@susan1215

RSVP for @sll1038

I tweeted.

https://twitter.com/sll1038/status/330902660419055617

RSVP for @DesertChica

I tweeted.

https://twitter.com/DesertChica/status/330906899421741057

@nicbran74 or @nicbran74Jail

RSVP @stuffedsuitcase

rsvp @lorene4too

RSVP @beaniewienies1 or beaniewienies2

https://twitter.com/beaniewienies2/status/331078707353632770

https://twitter.com/TeresaShaw/status/331096490581831682

I will be at the party 🙂

RSVP: @WinningEmily

Thank you 🙂

rsvp @nicholemckinnon

RSVP @ChaoticKarma23

https://twitter.com/ChaoticKarma23/status/331205020286611456

@ChaoticKarma23

RSVP @Stacey5656

@berrymorin

RSVP @a_biro

@a_biro

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331236543454912514

RSVP as @AllishaGold

I tweeted here https://twitter.com/AllishaGold/status/331247241538981891

@ConnieFoggles

Tweeted – https://twitter.com/ConnieFoggles/status/331263705453039616

rsvp @disneymom917

I tweeted: https://twitter.com/DisneyMom917/status/331269815396352001

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331271246010523652

@a_biro

RSVP @heatheracts

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331296149212368896

We always stay at a Marriot or Marriot Residence Inn! Thankfully, they are in close proximity to both sets of in-laws (Chicago and Boston)…kids love the pool…parents love the @Starbucks brewed coffee:)

Tweeted about this

RSVP @simplyandreah

Tweeted –

https://twitter.com/simplyandreah/status/331396778937163778

https://twitter.com/dmthoma/status/331402451230023680

RSVP- @dmthoma

https://twitter.com/msmary1962/status/331403529430392832

RSVP @msmary1962

RSVP @allierose

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331408362946301952

RSVP @mhappynow

rsvp @mummadear

tweeted https://twitter.com/mummadear/status/331415495834206208

RSVP @christielomb

I tweeted https://twitter.com/christielomb/status/331419134946586625

@hrtstringdesign !!!! Oh wow so excited

Tweeted again –

https://twitter.com/simplyandreah/status/331421717455056896

RSVP @cangoninny

https://twitter.com/cangoninny/status/331423317502349312

@a_biro

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331423863856590850

RSVP @redfuzzycow https://twitter.com/redfuzzycow/status/331424959530401792

Please RSVP @TheeJuliette

@birdbanter

@CarissaRogers

RSVP @OhioCatfish

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331434454969118721

@everywhereamy

@bodhi_bear

https://twitter.com/TeresaShaw/status/331437359470096384

Tweeted a third time –

https://twitter.com/simplyandreah/status/331440039349350402

@tipsonrt

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331442573468123136

https://twitter.com/cangoninny/status/331443772699332608

@kymri RSVP

@Lexis_momma

I will be there! RSVP as @Gods_Smile

https://twitter.com/Lexis_momma/status/331447224292737025

link to my tweet (I think) RE http://bit.ly/13cQU4W

@michelle85022

https://twitter.com/michelle85022/status/331100237311664128

This sounds like fun, and we could use a little getaway.

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331450345379209216

@Lexiquin hopes to attend–thanks!

Tweet! https://twitter.com/lexiquin/status/331453851276296192

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331455664687828992

https://twitter.com/raisecuriosity/statuses/331459582297767937

Looking forward to tonight’s chat!

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331463006280101889

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331473541151203328

@a_biro

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331475957674299393

rsvp @furrykarma

@halfcrazymama

https://twitter.com/halfcrazymama/status/331478166700969984

https://twitter.com/furrykarma/status/331479850185523202 @furrykarma

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331437991069376512

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331477573899018240 @mhappynow

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331484891390803969

@easytravelmom.com

https://twitter.com/EasyTravelMom/status/331486107772542977

@AFadedGinger

https://twitter.com/AFadedGinger/status/331486617766342656

@rkosully

@rkosully

I tweeted!

https://twitter.com/rkosully/status/331486927746387969

RSVP @shaeffermom

https://twitter.com/shaeffermom/status/331492254323712000

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331494157598224384

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331498426195914753

@familyvacayplan

https://twitter.com/ChaoticKarma23/status/331501048957136896

@ChaoticKarma23

Tweeted again –

https://twitter.com/simplyandreah/status/331502016209756161

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331503393728262144

@a_biro

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331510620182683648

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331511498541240322

@mhappynow

@travelwitbender

https://twitter.com/TravelwitBender/status/331516255112687616

Cant wait!

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331525900078297088

https://twitter.com/sixximus_prime/status/331530922899955712

@sixximus_prime

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331531783923462144

@mhappynow

https://twitter.com/Bodinesteph/status/331534596028112896

RSVP @Bodinesteph

What an awesome party! Cant wait! Would be awesome to win a giftcard to Residence Inn.

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331535198527303682

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331535863983009793

RSVP SEE YOU TONIGHT

I will be there @yolirealtor https://twitter.com/YoliRealtor/status/331542709183582210

https://twitter.com/ChaoticKarma23/status/331543086855487488

@ChaoticKarma23

RSVP @sweetserenebbli

@JeanetteElb or @JeanetteElbjail

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331545891670474753

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331547955943309313

@twinlins

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331549425908477952

@mhappynow

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331550145923657729

https://twitter.com/cangoninny/status/331550349343199233

@GoudaCheese007

RSVP @mommy3sons, excited for the party

I tweeted https://twitter.com/mommy3sons/status/331552152755523584

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331552762783481856

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331554031216492544

@mhappynow

@xstitchschool Can’t wait!

RSVP @rhoneygee

RSVP

@n210ss or @n210ss_jail

Can’t wait!

Tweeted: https://twitter.com/rhoneygee/status/331556197536772096

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331556391431057408

@mhappynow

https://twitter.com/n210ss/status/331556436704362497

cant wait we love to travel!

darleenandgregg

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331558061938442240

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331558553263411200

@mhappynow

RSVP @ramblingstump

@bluemonkeybutt. RSVP

One last tweet –

https://twitter.com/simplyandreah/status/331562413587562497

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331564206568648705

rsvp @mellanhead

https://twitter.com/mhappynow/status/331565901709189120

@mhappynow

https://twitter.com/mellanhead/status/331566060669136896

RSVP @drupmcp

@debutterflys

RSVP @banina9

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331566192626122754

rsvp @LLLSummer

tweet https://twitter.com/LLLSummer/status/331566608709476352

https://twitter.com/ChaoticKarma23/status/331566880466821120

@ChaoticKarma23

tweet: https://twitter.com/drupmcp/status/331566676673961984

@drupmcp

rsvp @kimberredneck

rsvp @banina9 excited!

https://twitter.com/Stacey5656/status/331569153762787328

Rsvp @Melinda74

Tweet:

https://twitter.com/cangoninny/status/331570231958966272

https://twitter.com/heatheracts/status/331570371885154304

RSVP @chernarsh3000

https://twitter.com/OhioCatfish/status/331572336811708418

Chat about finding balance at home and traveling on the #TMOM & #RIMoms Twitter party 9-pm ET 5/6. RSVP bit.ly/Ym7Vda #ad

@mhappynow

I tweeted https://twitter.com/christielomb/status/331572516218867712

banina9 rsvp

https://twitter.com/DarleenandGregg/status/331556992869072896

RSVP @cammi1972 and I tweeted.. 🙂

RSVP @monlor

https://twitter.com/susan1215/status/331573654498459648

Heres the tweet! https://twitter.com/banina9/status/331572794515144704

rsvp banina9 🙂

Tweet: https://twitter.com/monlor/status/331573932329160704

https://twitter.com/drupmcp/status/331574065225662465

RSVP @AnitaUtami

Looking forward to partying with you 🙂

rsvp @camjrcole

looking forward to the party!

rsvp @AndreaGuthmann

@BamagirlRUNS

Sounds fun

@momochompers RSVP

rsvp @sweetmatcha

https://twitter.com/BamagirlRUNS/status/331575681613963264

@a_biro

https://twitter.com/a_biro/status/331576092227932161

@ivytraveler

https://twitter.com/DarleenandGregg/status/331576885714747392

rsvp @fce431

tweet

https://twitter.com/fce431/status/331577201407434755

@mommaof4girlies RSVPing

@twokidsandamap 😉

RSVP @AdrienBeatty

tweet: https://twitter.com/drupmcp/status/331578805787447296

I tweethttps://twitter.com/mommy3sons/status/331580040057872384ed during the party

thanks!

https://twitter.com/debthompson/status/331581056262238209

@lovethatmouse will be there!

@k