In order to have 16 contestants for brackets, we will be pick 4 winners in each category per round, and 4 "wild cards" from each category (ie: those contestants who got the 2nd most votes - NOT cumulative for all rounds entered).
Semi-Finals - Brackets:
Wednesday, March 20 - Sweet 16 brackets go live/voting begins at 12:00pm
Sunday, March 24 at 11:59pm - voting for Sweet 16 ends
Monday, March 25 during the Morning Show time - Elite 8 announced
Monday, March 25 at 12pm time - Elite 8 voting starts
Wednesday, March 27 at 11:59pm - voting for Elite 8 ends
Thursday, March 28 during the Morning Show - Final 4 announced
Thursday, March 28 during the Morning Show - Final 4 voting begins
Sunday, March 31 at 11:59pm -voting for Final 4 ends
Monday, April 1 during the Morning Show - Last 2 finalists announced/voting begins
Monday, April 1 at 12pm - Final 2 Voting Begins
Wed April 3 at tba - Final 2 ladies appear in-studio
Wed, April 3 at 11:59pm - voting ends for the grand prize winner
Thursday, April 4 during the Morning Show - Grand Prize Winner announced
Can I vote more than once?
You can cast a vote for each contestant once per day during each voting period. The contestant in each category with the highest number of votes per round will move on as that round's "Hottest Mom Semi-Finalist."
Can my family members vote from the same computer I've used?
Yes, each family member who has a unique e-mail address can vote once per day in each category. Log out and log back in with each unique e-mail address.
Can I change a picture once I've already submitted it?
No, you cannot change or switch photos after one has been submitted for a round. Please be very careful about which picture you submit. If you wish to participate in another round, you can choose to submit the same photo again or a different photo.
If I did not win this round, can I submit my photo again?
Yes, you can submit again in a following round. Your photo is not automatically submitted in future rounds, you will need to enter each round that you'd like to participate in.
Can I still get into the current round of voting if I've missed weekly deadline?
No, no exceptions will be made. If there are additional upcoming rounds, you are welcome to enter into one of those.
I submitted my photo, but I don't see it in the voting section.
Photos submitted by Sunday night each round will become available for voting the following Wednesday. Please check the contest timeline for exact dates and times. If you believe that you've submitted you photo on time, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
with the e-mail address you used when submitting, the date you submitted, and any other information that would help us help you.