Lyne

Lyne 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 loves all things Disney and is an avid chocoholic. She was also the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto.

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 City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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12 DIY Water Play Ideas

| June 25, 2019 | 6 Comments
12 DIY Water Play Ideas

You want your kids to spend some time outdoors during the summer months, but it can sometimes be too hot to enjoy. If your kids are stuck indoors because it’s too hot outdoors, why not create their own personal waterpark? There are so many ways to make fun water play areas in your back yard. […]

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7 Benefits of Lemon Water

| June 24, 2019 | 10 Comments
7 Benefits of Lemon Water

Lemon is so common, but yet so important for our health. The benefits of lemon can never be over emphasized. I was first introduced to lemon water when I found out about a diet called “Keto”. I also decided to read up on it, as you see lemon water is highly known for its usefulness […]

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Air Fryer Coconut Shrimp Recipe

| June 21, 2019 | 15 Comments
Air Fryer Coconut Shrimp Recipe

Air Fryer Coconut Shrimp Who doesn’t love fried shrimp? It’s pure heaven biting into a large shrimp that has a delicious coating. And shrimp is even healthy. It’s a great source of protein and really low in calories. Of course, the coating is another story and dropping it in the deep fryer is even worse. […]

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Car Cleaning Hacks for Moms with Messy Kids

| June 18, 2019 | 12 Comments
Car Cleaning Hacks for Moms with Messy Kids

Car Cleaning Hacks for Moms with Messy Kids Is your family vehicle covered in crumbs? Does it seem like every nook and cranny is stuffed full of trash? It’s enough to drive any mom crazy! Is it really too much to ask to have a clean car?! Let’s look at some car cleaning hacks for […]

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Replacing Cleaning Products with Essential Oils

| June 17, 2019 | 13 Comments
Replacing Cleaning Products with Essential Oils

Replacing Cleaning Products with Essential Oils While we all love a clean and fresh smelling home, the store bought cleaning products we use are generally filled with chemicals and possibly harmful to our health. When you want to clean your home naturally, you can create essential oil cleaning products that do everything from removing grease […]

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14 No Bake Cookie Recipes

| June 14, 2019 | 8 Comments
14 No Bake Cookie Recipes

14 No-Bake Cookies Do you want to make sweet treats for your family but aren’t exactly good at baking? Or, maybe you’re just short on time? Either way, there are so many awesome treats you can make that require zero baking. These no bake cookie recipes are quick and easy to make and are perfect […]

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How to Make Personalized Stepping Stones with your Kids

| June 12, 2019 | 13 Comments
How to Make Personalized Stepping Stones with your Kids

How to Make personalized Stepping Stones with your Kids After a long winter of being cooped up in the house, children are ready to shed those extra layers of clothes and get outside for some much needed sunshine. In addition to scampering up and down the backyard, youngsters can enjoy structured activities like spring gardening […]

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Five Surprising Facts of a Watermelon

| June 11, 2019 | 14 Comments
Five Surprising Facts of a Watermelon

Five surprising facts of a watermelon You probably have seen that big oval-shaped watermelon sitting graciously on the shelves of your local grocery store or on sale in a grocery store flyer while surfing the internet. Maybe, you are even not aware of the surprising health benefits of watermelon. Health experts have singled out the […]

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Father’s Day $100 Breakaway Experiences Giveaway ~ CAN/US 07/05

| June 10, 2019 | 84 Comments
Father’s Day $100 Breakaway Experiences Giveaway ~ CAN/US 07/05

Think outside the gift box this Father’s Day! Having grown to offer over 800 experiences in 9 provinces and now in the USA, Breakaway Experiences has embraced the growing popularity of “once-in-a-lifetime” and “bucket list” experiences. Breakaway Experiences offers certificates for unique experiences across Canada — from stock car driving and helicopter flight to craft brewery tours and unique culinary experiences — all amazing to receive […]

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Churro Cupcakes Recipe

| June 5, 2019 | 14 Comments
Churro Cupcakes Recipe

Churro Cupcakes National Churro Day is celebrated on June 6! Why not make a tasty treat for your family with these Churro Cupcakes! This recipe calls for store brought churros as a topper, but you can definitely make them yourself too! For Canadians, churros are a delicious dessert or snack served with a caramel or […]

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Tips for Managing Your Anxiety

| June 3, 2019 | 12 Comments
Tips for Managing Your Anxiety

Tips for Managing Your Anxiety If you suffer with anxiety, day to day tasks can seem like an impossible mission. If you’re struggling to function daily, there are plenty of tips that you can use to your advantage to help you get through the day. Here are a few ways on managing your anxiety, and […]

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Caramel Pecan Cheesecake Fruit Dip

| May 31, 2019 | 14 Comments
Caramel Pecan Cheesecake Fruit Dip

Caramel Pecan Cheesecake Fruit Dip This cheesecake fruit dip, perfect for any occasion, is packed with caramel and pecans. It takes minimal effort to prepare and can be served with more than fruits! Recipes like this one are great to take to holiday events, when you need a dessert or dish to pass. I can […]

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Essential Oils for Headaches or Migraines

| May 29, 2019 | 9 Comments
Essential Oils for Headaches or Migraines

Essential Oils for Headaches or Migraines Few things can get you down quite like a headache or a migraine. It can ruin your entire day. Some people are prone to getting them more often and if you fall into this camp, you might feel like you’ve already tried everything to treat or prevent your headaches […]

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How to Work on Your Mental Health in 2019

| May 28, 2019 | 11 Comments
How to Work on Your Mental Health in 2019

How to Work on Your Mental Health in 2019 Mental health illnesses such as anxiety, depression, and bipolar disorder are increasingly common nowadays, especially amongst teens and young adults. Many believe factors such as social media, student loan debt, stress, lack of exercise, and decreased exposure to sunlight are attributed to this upsurge in mental […]

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The Old Electronics Everyone Has in Their Home

| May 27, 2019 | 6 Comments
The Old Electronics Everyone Has in Their Home

The Old Electronics Everyone Has in Their Home It’s time to stop hoarding your old electronics. You are not using them, and all they are doing is collecting dust! The thing is, when sent to the landfill, these devices release hazardous materials like lead, mercury, and other volatile organic chemicals into the land, water, and […]

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Flower Dirt Sundae Cups Recipe

| May 24, 2019 | 16 Comments
Flower Dirt Sundae Cups Recipe

Flower Dirt Sundae Cups Are you looking for something interesting to serve at your child’s birthday party? Chances are you’ll remember these fun treats from your own childhood – or a similar version. These Flower Dirt Sundae Cups are not only fun to make and cute to look at, but always a hit at parties […]

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$200 Hello Summer Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 06/19

| May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
$200 Hello Summer Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 06/19

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Essential Oils for Breastfeeding Mothers

| May 21, 2019 | 4 Comments
Essential Oils for Breastfeeding Mothers

Essential Oils for Breastfeeding Mothers Did you know that essential oils can be used for breastfeeding mothers? While it’s always very important to be cautious of what you use or ingest while breastfeeding, there are some benefits to essential oils when used correctly during pregnancy and breastfeeding. While essential oils have many useful applications it […]

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Savoury Italian Pasta Salad Recipe

| May 17, 2019 | 16 Comments
Savoury Italian Pasta Salad Recipe

Savoury Italian Pasta Salad There are zillions of pasta salad recipes at your disposal. It’s kind of like meatloaf, everyone makes it different. This particular recipe, which you can throw together in no time at all, is a classic… fit for any type of gathering or a simple family dinner. Many pasta salad lovers prefer […]

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Essential Oils to Use for Babies

| May 15, 2019 | 5 Comments
Essential Oils to Use for Babies

Essential Oils to Use for Babies Essential oils can also be used on babies in a variety of ways, so long as you are applying them correctly! There are many health benefits of using essential oils; however, there are also safety measures to consider. Some oils can irritate skin; others may not be suitable for […]

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A Journey to the Unknown: Exploring Nepal with the Kids

| May 14, 2019 | 6 Comments
A Journey to the Unknown: Exploring Nepal with the Kids

A Journey to the Unknown: Exploring Nepal with the Kids Give your children an education they can’t get anywhere else by taking them with you on worldwide adventures. Traveling with kids makes even the most mundane destination magical, but they’ll learn more if you journey to exotic locations. Leave the familiar behind and explore Nepal […]

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Sleep-Deprived Mom? 5 Genius Sleep Hacks for the Tired Mom

| May 13, 2019 | 6 Comments
Sleep-Deprived Mom? 5 Genius Sleep Hacks for the Tired Mom

Sleep-Deprived Mom? 5 Genius Sleep Hacks for the Tired Mom Sleep deprivation seems like a standard feature of motherhood. Whether it’s your newborn waking up every hour, or your preschooler keeps having nightmares, or it’s your teenager thumping up the stairs late after curfew, sleep doesn’t seem to come easy to mothers regardless of their […]

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Preparing Your Family For the Next Recession

| May 10, 2019 | 11 Comments
Preparing Your Family For the Next Recession

Preparing Your Family For the Next Recession Canadians are comparatively fortunate to live in today’s market. According to Global News Canada, borrowers have been able to weather three Bank of Canada interest hikes and consumer delinquency rates – – the percent of non-mortgage loan payments more than 90 days late – – are at a two-year […]

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Spring Cleaning Tips for the Master Bedroom

| May 8, 2019 | 11 Comments
Spring Cleaning Tips for the Master Bedroom

Spring Cleaning Tips for the Master Bedroom The master bedroom should be the most tranquil room in the house, and a thorough spring cleaning will give it a good start to helping it stay a tranquil zone throughout the rest of the year. This will involve cleaning into nooks and crannies and making sure that […]

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