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Author Archive: Lyne

Lyne is happily married and has two teenagers: a 16 year old son and a 20 year old daughter. She is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. It has always been her dream to create a website dedicated just for Moms since her children were young. Thus, after 10 years, she finally accomplished it, and the Ottawa Mommy Club was born in May 2011. She is also the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa.

She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the Mayor's City Builder Award.

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4 Tricks to Get Your Children Eating Healthier

| March 22, 2017 | 4 Comments
4 Tricks to Get Your Children Eating Healthier

   4 Tricks to Get Your Children Eating Healthier Some kids will eat almost anything you put on their plate and others, not so much. These picky eaters are hard to please and usually want to eat the same thing over and over. It’s especially common in younger children. Unfortunately, that’s not very healthy. Therefore, […]

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3 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Family for Easter

| March 21, 2017 | 8 Comments
3 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Family for Easter

  3 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Family for Easter There is more to Easter than egg hunts and chocolate bunnies. If you are of the Christian faith, this holiday is even more sacred to you. Easter is the Christian celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion. For […]

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Join us at the BConnected Conference Twitter Party #BConnectedTO March 29

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Join us at the BConnected Conference Twitter Party #BConnectedTO March 29

 On the Leading Edge of Social Media! The BConnected Conference will be held on Saturday April 22nd and Sunday April 23rd, 2017 at the Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel. The conference offers amazing components: interactive sessions, keynote speakers, one-one one speed networking with sponsors, an exhibitor’s hall as well as Social Networking Events, and more surprises!     […]

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$200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/07

| March 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
$200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/07

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until April 7th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Nordstrom Gift Card   Giveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway ends 4/7 and is […]

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Easter Egg Nest Cookies Recipe

| March 17, 2017 | 11 Comments
Easter Egg Nest Cookies Recipe

    This Easter Egg Nest Cookies recipe will become a family favourite! Not only is it tasty, it’s also adorable to prepare and they make a great centrepiece to decorate your Easter table for snacks or desserts. You will need the following ingredients: (makes 2 1/2 dozen) Cookie Ingredients: 3 cup flour 1 tsp baking […]

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$200 Sephora Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/29

| March 15, 2017 | 1 Comment
$200 Sephora Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/29

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Sephora Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until March 29th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Sephora Gift Card   Co-hosts: Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood Mentor® // Surviving Mommy // Now […]

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3 Tips to Teach Children to Respect Discipline

| March 15, 2017 | 11 Comments
3 Tips to Teach Children to Respect Discipline

  3 Tips to Teach Children to Respect Discipline One of the toughest parts of being a parent is discipline. While some parents handle discipline better than others, and some children take to it better than others, we all face challenges. If you want your children to respond well to discipline, you need to teach […]

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$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/11

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/11

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until April 11th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $500 Amazon Gift Card Co-hosts: Dorky’s Deals // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood Mentor® // Java John […]

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5 Ways to Celebrate Easter as a Family

| March 14, 2017 | 4 Comments
5 Ways to Celebrate Easter as a Family

  5 Ways to Celebrate Easter as a Family Many people want to spend holidays with their families and Easter is no exception. For many, this is a religious holiday but even if you don’t celebrate it that way, you will find that people still like to enjoy time with their families. Here are four ways […]

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How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup

| March 13, 2017 | 8 Comments
How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup

  How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup If you’re new to using coupons, you may be confused about some of the terms and things that you see on your favorite coupon blogs. Coupon matchups are one of those things that may confuse you. They can be really confusing to a new couponer if […]

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Tax Time $50 PayPal Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/13

| March 12, 2017 | 23 Comments
Tax Time $50 PayPal Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/13

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the Tax Time Paypal Cash Giveaway! The contest end on April 13th, 2017 and is open to worldwide participants!     Welcome to the Tax Time Paypal Cash Giveaway! Hosted by: Southern Mom Loves   Tax Season is here again and Holly at Southern […]

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Golden Oreo Cupcake Recipe

| March 10, 2017 | 22 Comments
Golden Oreo Cupcake Recipe

Golden Oreo Cupcake Recipe One of my favourite cookies is the famous Oreo! I remember as a child loving to slam dunk my Oreo in a glass of milk or to twist it to lick the icing. So yummy! There are definitely more varieties of Oreo’s now including the Golden Oreo. This Golden Oreo Cupcake recipe is for all Oreo […]

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$200 Starbucks Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/23

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
$200 Starbucks Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/23

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Starbucks Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until March 23rd, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Starbucks Gift Card Co-hosts: Dorky’s Deals // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood Mentor® // Java John […]

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$200 Michael Kors Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/22

| March 8, 2017 | 1 Comment
$200 Michael Kors Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/22

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $200 Michael Kors Gift Card Giveaway! It’s open Worldwide and ends on March 22, 2017. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Michael Kors Gift Card Co-hosts: Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood Mentor® // Surviving Mommy // Now This […]

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20 Crafts for Saint Patrick’s Day

| March 8, 2017 | 16 Comments
20 Crafts for Saint Patrick’s Day

    Saint Patrick’s Day is fast approaching! A jolly day filled with pots of gold, shamrocks, and leprechauns! But did you know the holiday initially began as a religious feast day for the Irish patron saint, Saint Patrick? Saint Patrick is wildly recognized for ministering Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century. Today, it’s […]

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$200 Target Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/28

| March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
$200 Target Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/28

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Target Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until March 28th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Target Gift Card Giveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway ends 03/28 and is […]

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$500 Disney Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/07

| March 6, 2017 | 42 Comments
$500 Disney Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 04/07

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the Disney $500 Gift Card Giveaway! It ends on April 7th, 2017 and is open Worldwide! Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $500 Disney Gift Card Co-hosts: Dorky’s Deals // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood Mentor® […]

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A How-To Guide for Communication with Your Child

| March 6, 2017 | 9 Comments
A How-To Guide for Communication with Your Child

A How-To Guide for Communication with Your Child Children don’t come with guidebooks and since every child is unique, it can be difficult to know how to connect with your child. While there are books, videos, experts, classes, and more to tell you how to do it, no one can tell you exactly what will […]

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10 Things You Need To Know Before You Get Hair Extensions

| March 3, 2017 | 10 Comments
10 Things You Need To Know Before You Get Hair Extensions

10 Things You Need To Know Before You Get Hair Extensions   If you’ve considered getting hair extensions, you probably already know all about the price, pros, and cons. Canadian hair extensions have become so popular that nearly all the salons in the country now offer them. A  good hairstylist will tell you everything you […]

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$200 Barnes & Noble Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/15

| March 1, 2017 | 1 Comment
$200 Barnes & Noble Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/15

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Barnes & Noble Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until March 15th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Barnes & Noble Gift Card   Co-hosts: Dorky’s Deals // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // […]

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Ottawa Senators Foundation Telethon In Support of Roger Neilson House on March 2

| February 28, 2017 | 4 Comments
Ottawa Senators Foundation Telethon In Support of Roger Neilson House on March 2

  On Thursday March 2, the Ottawa Senators Foundation are hosting their annual telethon. A show dedicated to sharing stories about people and programs making a difference in our community. Meet the Labonte family.   Joanna and Bertran Labonte take life with son Campbell one day at a time, making each as happy and fulfilling […]

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Kids & Company Giveaway ~ Childcare, Birthday Party or Camp ~ Ottawa Area 03/31

| February 27, 2017 | 11 Comments
Kids & Company Giveaway ~ Childcare, Birthday Party or Camp ~ Ottawa Area 03/31

  Kids & Company, proudly Canadian provides high-quality child care and early learning in almost 100 locations across Canada in the United States. Care ranges from full-time, flexible part-time, emergency back-up, and/or camp programs in an innovative and stimulating environment.   Children participate in a variety of proprietary learning and physical activity programs, and enjoy […]

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$200 Urban Outfitters Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/09

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
$200 Urban Outfitters Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/09

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Urban Outfitters Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until March 9th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Urban Outfitters Gift Card   Co-hosts: Dorky’s Deals // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood […]

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$200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/14

| February 21, 2017 | 1 Comment
$200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/14

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the $200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until March 14th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway ends 03/14 and is […]

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