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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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Back to School Breakfast Solutions – The Most Important Meal of the Day

| August 25, 2017 | 18 Comments
Back to School Breakfast Solutions – The Most Important Meal of the Day

    Back to School Breakfast Solutions – The Most Important Meal of the Day Breakfast is the most important meal of the day but many students go to school every day without having breakfast. As a result, these kids don’t have the energy needed to stay focused throughout the day. They’re tired and sometimes, […]

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6 Surprising Health Benefits of Ginseng

| August 23, 2017 | 14 Comments
6 Surprising Health Benefits of Ginseng

    6 Surprising Health Benefits of Ginseng Whether you prefer Asian, American or Canadian ginseng, using it as part of your health regimen is beneficial to both your mind and body. These are just a few of the great health benefits of ginseng.             Helps Manage Diabetes Ginseng has been shown to lower fasting […]

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The “I Waited Too Long” Best Anniversary Gift Ideas for Husbands

| August 23, 2017 | 5 Comments
The “I Waited Too Long” Best Anniversary Gift Ideas for Husbands

  The “I Waited Too Long” Best Anniversary Gift Ideas for Husbands OK, so you almost forgot. Take some deep breaths. Now is NOT the time to panic. You’re certainly not the only mom who’s nearly forgotten her own anniversary while she was busy dealing with life. You won’t be the last. Fortunately for you, […]

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$150 J.Crew Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/12

| August 22, 2017 | 2 Comments
$150 J.Crew Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/12

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased  to take part in the $150 J.Crew Gift Card Giveaway!   Open Worldwide and ends on September 12th, 2017   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $150 J.Crew Gift Card Co-hosts: Mommyhood Mentor® // Mama’s Mission // Surviving Mommy // Crayons & Cravings // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Capri’s Coupons //  Lipgloss and Crayons // Ottawa Mommy Club // Java John Z’s // Show me Ashley // Made […]

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16 Spiderman Themed Ideas

| August 22, 2017 | 6 Comments
16 Spiderman Themed Ideas

    Do you have a little one who eats, sleeps and breathes all thing Spiderman?  If they or even you are a lover of the comics or the movie series you can not pass up the opportunity to go beyond the normal “Mom” duties for parties. You are in for a real spidey treat […]

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4 Back to School Shopping Traditions You Can Start Now

| August 21, 2017 | 7 Comments
4 Back to School Shopping Traditions You Can Start Now

    4 Back to School Shopping Traditions You Can Start Now Back to school is an emotional time for many parents and kids. You’ve fallen into a comfortable routine for the summer but now, everything from what you eat for breakfast to when you go to bed will change to accommodate the new school […]

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$150 Target Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/08

| August 18, 2017 | 1 Comment
$150 Target Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/08

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased  to take part in the $150 Target Gift Card Giveaway!   Open Worldwide and ends on September 8th, 2017.     GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $150 Target Gift Card Giveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway ends 9/8 and is open worldwide. Void […]

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5 Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School Lunches

| August 18, 2017 | 13 Comments
5 Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School Lunches

    5 Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School Lunches When the kids head back to school, things can get pretty hectic. There is always so much to do and not a lot of time to take care of things. In addition to establishing a good nighttime routine and getting the kids up and […]

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How to Ease Back-to-School Worries

| August 16, 2017 | 4 Comments
How to Ease Back-to-School Worries

    How to Ease Back-to-School Worries Going back to school is an exciting time for kids but it’s also an uncertain time. A new school year means new teachers, new friends and new responsibilities. It’s natural for your child to be a little worried. However, some kids worry so much that it affects their […]

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$200 Alaska Airlines Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/12

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
$200 Alaska Airlines Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/12

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased  to take part in the $200 Alaska Airlines Gift Card Giveaway!   Open Worldwide and ends on September 12th, 2017.   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Alaska Airlines Gift Card   Co-hosts: Mommyhood Mentor® // Mama’s Mission // Surviving Mommy // Crayons & Cravings // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Capri’s Coupons //  Lipgloss and Crayons // Ottawa Mommy Club // Java John Z’s // Show […]

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Mickey Mouse Bark Recipe And FREE Mickey Mouse Activity Sheets

| August 15, 2017 | 10 Comments
Mickey Mouse Bark Recipe And FREE Mickey Mouse Activity Sheets

      Mickey Mouse is a funny animal cartoon character and the official mascot of The Walt Disney Company. Created and brought to life by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks at the Walt Disney Studios in 1928. Since creation, the mouse has been in hundreds of TV shows and Movies. To put it lightly, saying […]

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3 Ways Parents Can Prevent Back-to-School Meltdowns

| August 14, 2017 | 3 Comments
3 Ways Parents Can Prevent Back-to-School Meltdowns

    3 Ways Parents Can Prevent Back-to-School Meltdowns Back-to-school meltdowns are a real problem for many parents every year. Some kids have a hard time being away from home, even for a few hours during the day. They are frightened, nervous and worried about going to school. These kids often express their fears by […]

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Delicious Breakfast Egg Muffins Recipe

| August 11, 2017 | 14 Comments
Delicious Breakfast Egg Muffins Recipe

    What am I going to have for breakfast? This is often times thought about before even climbing out of bed. I’m sure the usual comes to mind of Cereal, coffee, toasts, maybe even the “on the way to work Starbucks” is on your normal go to list. How about something healthier and homemade for a […]

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17 Spiderman Party Ideas

| August 10, 2017 | 7 Comments
17 Spiderman Party Ideas

    So you have a Marvel Spiderman lover on your hands. Their birthday is coming up and you are scratching your head. How do you pull off an all things Spidey party without losing your mind? Outside of the everything will be a blue and red theme with webs since that is kind of […]

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How to Begin Prepping Your Kids for Back to School Bedtime

| August 9, 2017 | 9 Comments
How to Begin Prepping Your Kids for Back to School Bedtime

    How to Begin Prepping Your Kids for Back to School Bedtime During the summer, many kids get in the habit of staying up late at night. While this is fine during the summer break, bedtime must come earlier during the school year. Kids need to go to bed early enough to get a […]

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3 Things to Do Before Your Child’s First Day of School

| August 7, 2017 | 9 Comments
3 Things to Do Before Your Child’s First Day of School

    3 Things to Do Before Your Child’s First Day of School The first day of school is a scary and uncertain time for many kids. Their life is changing so much as they meet new people and do new things. It’s easy to understand why your child may hesitate and be skeptical about […]

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Family Road Trip Packing Checklist

| August 7, 2017 | 11 Comments
Family Road Trip Packing Checklist

      Family Road Trip Packing Checklist I always seem to bring everything except the kitchen sink when I go on a family trip, so it’s a good thing we have a Grand Caravan. I am probably not the only mom that does this, right? I bring a cooler for the beverages, another one for […]

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5 Popular Varieties of Honey #WorldHoneyBeeDay

| August 4, 2017 | 10 Comments
5 Popular Varieties of Honey #WorldHoneyBeeDay

    5 Popular Varieties of Honey In celebration of the World Honey Bee Day, previously known as Honey Bee Awareness Day, being held the third Saturday in August, I thought a blog post about popular varieties of honey would be ideal! People are surprised to learn that there are over 300 varieties of honey […]

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Tricks to Get Your Child to Sleep Faster and Better

| August 3, 2017 | 5 Comments
Tricks to Get Your Child to Sleep Faster and Better

    Tricks to Get Your Child to Sleep Faster and Better Bedtime, that precious part of the day that parents live for. While we enjoy our little people and their busy lives we also need a few moments of peace before we got to bed at night too. So what can you do when […]

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Best Hockey Goalie Equipment In 2017

| August 2, 2017 | 5 Comments
Best Hockey Goalie Equipment In 2017

    Best Hockey Goalie Equipment In 2017   Every position in hockey has its role to play, but when your son or daughter picks up the mantle of the goal tender, they’ve chosen a unique role in the game. They also require a lot of unique equipment that leaves them flexible but fully protected. […]

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4 Tips to Start a New School Year Off Right

| August 2, 2017 | 2 Comments
4 Tips to Start a New School Year Off Right

    4 Tips to Start a New School Year Off Right With each new school year comes new challenges. You never really know what to expect from your kids until the time comes. Starting the year off right will help make things run more smoothly for everyone and there are a few things you […]

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20 Harry Potter Crafts to Celebrate the Birth of the Boy Who Lived

| July 31, 2017 | 8 Comments
20 Harry Potter Crafts to Celebrate the Birth of the Boy Who Lived

    Harry Potter took the world by storm in 2001.  Some of us may even have kids that grew up watching Harry Potter. We have had the pleasure to enjoy all the movies, books, and cartoons released through 2011 and to this day people are still going crazy over Harry Potter books, movies, costumes […]

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How to Save More on Back to School Shopping

| July 31, 2017 | 5 Comments
How to Save More on Back to School Shopping

    How to Save More on Back to School Shopping The beginning of a new school year means it’s time to go shopping for new clothes and supplies. It can get very expensive, especially if you have more than one child in school. However, you can find ways to save money on the items […]

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$150 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 08/18

| July 28, 2017 | 5 Comments
$150 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 08/18

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased  to take part in the $150 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway!   Open Worldwide and ends on August 18th, 2017.   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $150 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway ends 8/18 and is open worldwide. Void where […]

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