50 Cures for Boredom Book & $150 Visa Gift Card Giveaway – ends 5/19

Welcome to this lovely giveaway for a super cool book and a $150 Visa Gift Card!!


Everything Mommyhood would like to welcome you to the 50 Cures For Boredom + $150 Visa Gift Card Giveaway,
hosted by our favorite blogging friends Thrifty Nifty Mommy and Viva Veltoro!

Summer is just around the corner and kids everywhere are looking forward to their summer break! Are YOU ready? Summer can be full of fun memories for families, but it can also be 3 months out of they year where mom and dad are consistently hearing, “I’m boooooored.” 50 Cures for Boredom is a brand new book, written by Lorraine Hawley the author of ThemeTrip.com, that will put the fun back into your family time! When asked why she wrote this new book, here’s what she had to say:

I have, for many years, created unique adventures for my own family. We have stepped outside the norm, explored our environment, and travelled, following a set theme from start to finish. These very special memories encouraged me to share my ideas with other families and help them step outside their own comfort zones, shy away the ideas of “normal” activities, and begin to explore what’s possible. I found that many of the ideas became educational even when they were meant to just be fun and teens actually became engaged and put down their cellphones to participate. My goal when I wrote “50 Cures for Boredom” was to inspire others to enjoy their often limited quality time together with easy-to-follow theme ideas and create the kind of memories that last a lifetime.Let these 50 boredom busters be your go-to resource anytime, anywhere!

If you’re tired of hearing, “I’m so bored!” or the dreaded, “what do you want to do today?” (Insert whiny voice here) then 50 Cures for Boredom is the book for you! It lets you choose a theme, follow a few simple steps, and start enjoying your day.

Instant ideas for kids, date nights, homeschooling, and family adventures are at your fingertips any time you need a quick Cure for Boredom! Take an imaginative journey with your family. Create a treasure hunt through the wild in your own living room; star in a fashion show runway with stuffed animals cheering you on; and host your very own Superhero Convention.

50 Cures for Boredom is a must read for busy parents, grandparents and couples with limited time and even limited budgets. It offers ideas that initiate imagination and play – and they’re not just limited to children and teens; boredom cures also offers unique, away-from-the-kids date nights and explores creative family road trips. Many of the ideas covered in this book can easily be adapted to fit a home schooling curriculum and inspire creative, educational play.

50 Cures for Boredom is available for purchase as an ebook ($4.99) or paperback ($9.99) from Amazon.com or Barnes & Noble. For a limited time (through May 16th) you can purchase the ebook from Amazon.com for just $1.99!

One lucky person is going to win a copy of 50 Cures For Boredom in paperback form
PLUS a $150 Visa Gift Card!

Giveaway is open to residents of the US and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 18 years of age or older. Giveaway ends at 11:59pm EDT May 19th, 2014. Enter using the Giveaway Tools entry form below. Good luck!

Entry Form

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  1. Melissa says:

    I like their biggest piece of advice… “Most of all, relax and enjoy creating a lasting memory for yourself and your family.”

  2. I like that you can opt to receive daily fitness tips for your family.

  3. isisthe12th says:

    I like the family fitness tips. It would be fun to work out with the whole family.

  4. Paula Varble says:

    I like the unique hotels…reduces the searching needs to find them.

  5. maureen says:

    Wisconsin can have some beautiful and interesting sites.

  6. Jo-Ann Brightman says:

    I like the family fitness tips and so many different themes, including unique ones like the Beckham Creek Cave Lodge, located in Ozark Mountains of Parthenon, AR.

  7. rebeka deleon says:

    I learned that they search out the odd, the fun, the unusual, and the very best vacation ideas so you can theme your next vacation. That sounds great! they do all the work for you to have an amazing vacation.

  8. Julie Cover says:

    I love Theme Trips idea of Spring Cleaning Bingo. If I could get my grandkids to play, that would be great!!

  9. It shows us many many ways that we can have fun even if its just for the day. Tell us way to not be bored too

  10. This is cool. I always think there’s nothing to do but there’s always something to do.

  11. They have dog friendly themes too

  12. patricia c. says:

    I love how they give tips for traveling with special needs

  13. Shelley Hammond says:

    There is always something to do, and something you can do as a family.

  14. Krystal Waters says:

    It lists favorite unique restaurants from around the world including Futuristic Robot Waiters serve you at the Dalu Robot Restaurant in Jinan, Shandong Province.

  15. I like how they give traveling tips to kids with special needs.

  16. I learn about lots of different travel ideas and they put into different categories.

  17. md kennedy says:

    I love the Simple Gesture idea! I may ask my husband to go in with me!

  18. nenasinclair says:

    I learned that they have travel ideas for just about anyone, some very unique ones!

  19. I learned they have fitness vacations. How incredibly cool is that? I’ve always believed that any time can be fitness time!

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