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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Las Vegas Vacations: Three Travel Tips for First Time Tourists

| October 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
Las Vegas Vacations: Three Travel Tips for First Time Tourists

Las Vegas Vacations: Three Travel Tips for First Time Tourists Las Vegas can be overwhelming for first time visitors. Following a few simple tips can help make a trip to Vegas go smoothly and be one to remember! There are many Las Vegas travel guides out there, but many of them don’t take into consideration […]

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Tips to Plan for Your Children’s Future

| October 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
Tips to Plan for Your Children’s Future

Tips to Plan for Your Children’s Future Most parents worry about planning for their child’s future, and for good reason. It’s natural to be concerned about long-term goals, but achieving them can be a different matter. Do you know how much you should be saving and how? Not to mention the escalating costs of education. […]

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How to Grow Your Family’s Finances Without (Much) Sacrificing

| October 14, 2019 | 1 Comment
How to Grow Your Family’s Finances Without (Much) Sacrificing

  How to Grow Your Family’s Finances Without (Much) Sacrificing Gas, groceries, utilities, kids. The financial imperatives of running a modern household boggle the mind (and rob it of sleep, no doubt). Give yourself some much-deserved inner peace — and, just maybe, eight quality hours a night — with these five strategies for growing your […]

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How to Plan for Stress Free Air Travel

| October 14, 2019 | 1 Comment
How to Plan for Stress Free Air Travel

In today’s world of terrorism, planing ahead for air travel is a must to avoid the problems and delays that too often occur at major airports. A generation ago air travel meant packing a suitcase and hopping aboard a flight. Once the reservations were confirmed, there were few details to attend to and airport security […]

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14 Petrifying Punch Recipes

| October 11, 2019 | 8 Comments
14 Petrifying Punch Recipes

We all love spooky treats when it comes to Halloween. While you may have dozens of cookie, cupcake, and snack recipes – what about pertrifying Punch drinks? There are so many fun drinks you can make for a Halloween party. The recipes below are not only cute for a Halloween kids’ party, but these would […]

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5 Ways to Save Money Every Month

| October 9, 2019 | 6 Comments
5 Ways to Save Money Every Month

5 Ways to Save Money Every Month If you’re looking to save money every month, you need to have a plan. If you’re just starting to save, or looking to save more each month, it’s important to know what your goals are and how you plan to reach them. Let’s take a look at some […]

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5 Non-Traditional Discipline Tips that Really Work

| October 8, 2019 | 5 Comments
5 Non-Traditional Discipline Tips that Really Work

5 Non-Traditional Discipline Tips that Really Work Many families today find that traditional discipline tips don’t work for them. This is when thinking outside the box can go a long way toward finding a method that works for your family’s needs. Here are some ideas that you might want to consider. 1.Learn to communicate well […]

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Positive Tips to Make Time Out Work for Kids

| October 7, 2019 | 5 Comments
Positive Tips to Make Time Out Work for Kids

Positive Tips to Make Time Out Work for Kids To discipline their children, parents have started to implement what’s known as the “time out method”. This type of discipline involves a chair, a corner or some quiet space where a child will remain for a few minutes, usually one minute per age, quietly to think […]

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Halloween Spiked Toxic Tonic Recipe

| October 4, 2019 | 9 Comments
Halloween Spiked Toxic Tonic Recipe

History of Halloween Halloween began as the Celt’s way to celebrate the coming of the new year. The Celts then lived in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Northern France, and many areas of Eastern Europe. They believed this was a dark time when the dead returned to the earth. You will find below more information on […]

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15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

| October 2, 2019 | 6 Comments
15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts Halloween Mason Jar crafts are lots of fun to make. All of these jar crafts are perfect for decorating your home or classroom. You can fill them up with candy, pop a candle in them, or use them as a simple decoration. Halloween is such a fun time of year […]

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$100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/31

| September 30, 2019 | 0 Comments
$100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/31

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway! It’s open to US and Canadian residents and ends on October 31st, 2019 . It’s a little spooky how fast October has crept up on us this year! Don’t be caught off guard stock up on […]

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$250 Cash Creeptacular Giveaway ~ Worldwide 10/31

| September 30, 2019 | 0 Comments
$250 Cash Creeptacular Giveaway ~ Worldwide 10/31

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $250 Cash Creeptacular Giveaway! It’s open Worldwide and ends on October 31st, 2019 . We’re Creepin’ It Real with another event for our witches!! This time of year is my absolute favorite and I’m so excited to decorate for fall and Halloween. We’re carving out some good times by […]

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Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

| September 27, 2019 | 10 Comments
Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

Ancient Meanings of Halloween Halloween on October 31st, or All Hallow’s Eve, used to be known as Samhain, meaning ‘summer’s end’. Some say it was the point the Celts used to mark the end of a year and the start of a new one. Today the ancient meanings of Halloween have largely been lost as […]

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Travel Games For Car Trips

| September 25, 2019 | 7 Comments
Travel Games For Car Trips

Travel Games For Car Trips Traveling with family can be tiresome, monotonous, and stressful. Placing a hand held electronic game into a child’s hands is one way of relieving some of these problems, but it’s not very ‘family friendly’. With society today offering less family time together by pushing gadget oriented entertainment towards kids, and […]

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Top Ten Things to do in London

| September 24, 2019 | 10 Comments
Top Ten Things to do in London

Top Ten Things to do in London London is a city of great beauty and adventure, yet it can be frustrating for several reasons. Large crowds and long queues threaten to derail any magical holidays to the great English capital. Knowing about the best sights can allow any visitor to plan an itinerary that will […]

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Moving To British Columbia? Here’s What You Need To Know

| September 23, 2019 | 8 Comments
Moving To British Columbia? Here’s What You Need To Know

Are the mountains calling to you? British Columbia has long been a popular destination for Canadians to settle due to its natural beauty, relaxed outdoor lifestyle, and exciting cities. If you are thinking about a western pilgrimage, there are plenty of things that you should know before you hit the road for your cross country […]

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2019 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions

| September 23, 2019 | 6 Comments
2019 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions

2019 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions We are preparing a Holiday Gift Guide full of product reviews for moms, dads, and children! It will run from mid October 2019 to mid December, 2019. By taking part in the Guide, it will give the opportunity for our members and followers, which are mostly moms and […]

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Innovative Trends For Your Bathroom Renovation

| September 19, 2019 | 10 Comments
Innovative Trends For Your Bathroom Renovation

Innovative Trends For Your Bathroom Renovation If you are looking to breathe some new life into your bathroom, there are plenty of new, exciting, and innovative trends in design this year. Simple lines paired with intricate tile design can help you make your boring bathroom a space that you will love! Bathroom renovations are the […]

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September Means Awareness for Happy, Healthy Cat Month

| September 17, 2019 | 15 Comments
September Means Awareness for Happy, Healthy Cat Month

September Means Awareness for Happy, Healthy Cat Month September is the National Month of the Happy, Healthy Cat. Do you know what the best way to celebrate this month is? By having a cat that is happy and healthy of course! Cats are easier to please than you would think; however, seeing to it that your feline pal is healthy may mean […]

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5 DIY Skills That a Mom Should Know

| September 16, 2019 | 9 Comments
5 DIY Skills That a Mom Should Know

Whether you are a single mom, or have a partner around the house to help, developing DIY skills is a good idea. After all, you cannot always rely on someone else being around to fix a problem. If there is no one in the house who can help, you end up having to call the […]

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14 Beautiful Blackberry Desserts

| September 13, 2019 | 12 Comments
14 Beautiful Blackberry Desserts

14 Beautiful Blackberry Desserts Juicy, plump blackberries are a summer favorite. Not only are they great on their own, but they are wonderful in a fruit salad. Blackberries also make great jam and taste amazing in cobbler! But what if you want to do something more with these delicious berries? Believe it or not, there […]

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Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Hiring a Concrete Cutting Contractor

| September 11, 2019 | 3 Comments
Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Hiring a Concrete Cutting Contractor

With fall approaching, now’s a good time to get your home renovation project started. The colder season will bring unpredictability. Not only could a bad storm delay your project, but it may affect its quality. For example, if you need to get the cracks and potholes in your driveway repaired, then it’s advisable to do […]

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3 Ways to Make your Child Overcome Shyness

| September 9, 2019 | 6 Comments
3 Ways to Make your Child Overcome Shyness

3 Ways to Make your Child Overcome Shyness Growing kids have a lot of energy, and more often than not, you’ll find them exploring everything that comes in their way; however, some kids may start presenting antisocial behavior and shyness at a very early stage. As a parent, you may be a bit concerned about […]

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$250 Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/30

| September 8, 2019 | 3 Comments
$250 Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/30

$250 Cash Giveaway The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $250 Cash Giveaway! It’s open Worldwide and ends on September 30th, 2019. Are you anxiously awaiting sweater weather and bonfires? Hayrides to your favorite haunted house? Oh, My Gourd! During the cool nights stay inside and enter our $250 cash giveaway […]

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