Lyne

Lyne is happily married and has two teenagers: a 19 year old son and a 22 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 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 Mayor's City Builder Award.

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Must-Try Keto Recipes

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Must-Try Keto Recipes

What happens when you cut carbohydrates from your body? Your body begins to use fat as fuel. In other words, you begin to lose weight. It sounds simple enough, right? You cut grains and sugar from your diet and are rewarded with a body that is now burning fat instead of carbs. The problem arises […]

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Delicious Hot Chocolate Recipes For the Family

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
Delicious Hot Chocolate Recipes For the Family

Delicious Hot Chocolate Recipes There are so many ways to make hot chocolate recipes! Scores of people, who love this delicious drink, swear by their own secret recipe. If you don’t have your own recipe, the following list is for you. I think I’ve included a little something for every taste. You be the judge. Bailey’s […]

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Valentine’s Day $150 Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/28

| February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
Valentine’s Day $150 Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/28

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the Valentine’s Day $150 Cash Giveaway! Open Worldwide and ends on February 28th, 2018. Good Luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $150 Cash via Paypal Co-hosts: My Life, I Guess // A Labour of Life // Always Room 4 Cake // Beautiful Touches // Crayons & Cravings // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Kate Style Petite // The Mommyhood Mentor® // Mama’s Mission // Surviving Mommy // Inspiring […]

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What is the Ketogenic Diet

| February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
What is the Ketogenic Diet

What is the Ketogenic Diet? If you’re currently researching diet plan options, you’re probably already familiar with the popular ketogenic diet or “keto” diet. Scads of celebrities and well-known public figures seemingly swear by it, just like millions of other people. Here’s a little bit about it along with some of the benefits attached.   […]

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Show the Ones You Love How Much They Mean to You #LoveHallmarkCA

| February 13, 2018 | 2 Comments
Show the Ones You Love How Much They Mean to You #LoveHallmarkCA

How to Show the Ones You Love How Much They Mean to You In life, it’s very important that we show appreciation, especially to the ones who mean the most to us. Taking the time to show someone how much you care and love them, and how much they mean to you can do wonders […]

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$100 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/05

| February 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
$100 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 03/05

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the  $100 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway! Open Worldwide and ends on March 5th, 2018. Good Luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $100 Nordstrom Gift Card For more information or issues with entering the giveaway, please contact  Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway […]

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Math Scores Plummeting At Ontario Elementary Schools

| February 12, 2018 | 3 Comments
Math Scores Plummeting At Ontario Elementary Schools

Math Scores Plummeting At Ontario Elementary Schools In 2017, Ontario elementary schools received a rude wake up call when the Educational Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released the news that as little as 50% of students were able to meet the math standards set by the province. This is a number that has been decreasing […]

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Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Treats

| February 6, 2018 | 9 Comments
Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. It will be here before you know it! That means it’s time to start thinking about kid friendly treats to celebrate the occasion. Of course, there’s no hard and fast rule that says you can’t make these Valentine’s Day treats during other times of the year, just to show your […]

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Valentine’s Day Whipped Sugar Scrub

| February 5, 2018 | 11 Comments
Valentine’s Day Whipped Sugar Scrub

Valentine’s Day Whipped Sugar Scrub Who doesn’t love Valentine’s Day? It’s a time for romance, love, and even pampering ourselves a bit. After all, we want to look our very best, don’t we? Of course, with Valentine’s Day falling in the middle of winter, that’s not always possible. The cold wind can leave our skin […]

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Heart Cookie Dough Truffles Recipe

| February 2, 2018 | 12 Comments
Heart Cookie Dough Truffles Recipe

Heart Cookie Dough Truffles Who doesn’t love cookie dough? It’s absolutely one of the most decadent treats one can get their hands on. Of course, we all know that consuming raw cookie dough can be iffy. No one wants salmonella poisoning, especially on Valentine’s Day. Thankfully, there’s a way to enjoy cookie dough without the […]

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10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

| February 1, 2018 | 9 Comments
10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

Valentine’s Day is a fun holiday for everyone. Not only is there chocolate and exchanging Valentines with family and friends, it’s also a “crafty” occasion. Of compiled a list of 10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids many of them suitable for the younger set. Better yet, some of these things make really adorable gifts! The […]

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Simple Ways to Make your Bathroom Look Bigger

| January 26, 2018 | 9 Comments
Simple Ways to Make your Bathroom Look Bigger

Simple Ways to Make your Bathroom Look Bigger Small washrooms can be frustrating to live with; especially in smaller homes or condos. A bathroom should be an oasis in many ways, so lacking enough space can be a problem. Luckily, we can implement a number of different tricks to make the space feel a lot […]

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5 Things You’re Doing Wrong When Taking Care of Your Windshield Wipers

| January 25, 2018 | 5 Comments
5 Things You’re Doing Wrong When Taking Care of Your Windshield Wipers

5 Things You’re Doing Wrong When Taking Care of Your Windshield Wipers It’s snowing like crazy outside, the truck in front of you keep splattering mud and slush ice in your windshield, it’s nighttime and you’re driving on a country road. Winter apocalypse. But wait! Your trusted windshield wipers might just save the situation! Except […]

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Win a Valentine’s Dinner for 2! ~ Ottawa Area 02/08

| January 24, 2018 | 36 Comments
Win a Valentine’s Dinner for 2! ~ Ottawa Area 02/08

Eat Healthy and Save Time with SupperWorks! At SupperWorks, we create delicious recipes, do the shopping, the washing, the chopping, and the clean-up so you can prepare tasty, wholesome meals in a fraction of the time it would take at home!     In less than 2 hours, you can prepare 12 freezable entrées, each […]

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DIY Valentine’s Day Rose Filled Heart Card

| January 24, 2018 | 10 Comments
DIY Valentine’s Day Rose Filled Heart Card

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. While you can rush out last-minute to grab a few cards for friends and loved ones, why not make a homemade Valentine’s Day Rose Filled Heart Card? Many homemade cards are easy to make, they just take a bit of time. If you’re willing to put in a […]

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7 Unbelievable Facts about Valentine’s Day

| January 22, 2018 | 2 Comments
7 Unbelievable Facts about Valentine’s Day

7 Unbelievable Facts about Valentine’s Day When Valentine’s Day rolls around the first thing most people think about is hearts, candy and romance. Kids are excited about exchanging valentine cards with their friends and many adults rush out to buy that special person in their life flowers, cards and gifts to express their love. However, […]

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10 Big Game Day Munchies for the Family

| January 19, 2018 | 13 Comments
10 Big Game Day Munchies for the Family

Big game day is just around the corner. Whether you’re throwing a big bash or a smaller party, there’s no better time to plan the menu. Honestly, there are thousands of appropriate recipes to consider. This is especially true when it comes to the category of “munchies.” What follows is a list of yummy options […]

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Fall In Love With Year Round Gardening

| January 17, 2018 | 2 Comments
Fall In Love With Year Round Gardening

Fall In Love With Year Round Gardening Winter can feel like a long season of waiting when you’ve got a green thumb. Gardeners get put on hold when the snow starts to fall. The season may give you some time to plan their plants for the spring, but it can feel like a long wait […]

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$150 Target Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/06

| January 16, 2018 | 2 Comments
$150 Target Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/06

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $150 Target Gift Card Giveaway! Open Worldwide and ends on February 2nd, 2018. Good Luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $150 Target Gift Card Did you know that Target now delivers in Canada!  Now is your chance to win a $150 GC! For more information or […]

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13 Best Valentine’s Day Sweet Treats

| January 12, 2018 | 9 Comments
13 Best Valentine’s Day Sweet Treats

A big part of Valentine’s Day is all of the sweet treats available on this special occasion. Candy, cupcakes and cookies, oh my! Valentine’s Day really is a chocolate lover’s paradise! Let’s talk about traditional heart-shaped boxes of chocolates for a minute. This year, more than 35 million boxes will be sold worldwide. We can […]

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Family Fun Times at Winterlude

| January 10, 2018 | 7 Comments
Family Fun Times at Winterlude

Winterlude, Canada’s winter celebration, is held in Ottawa–Gatineau each February. The three fun-filled weekends of Winterlude are guaranteed to make the spirit of winter come alive.     History of Winterlude Winterlude was created by the NCC in 1979 to celebrate Canada’s unique northern climate and culture.  Dates and Admission to Winterlude The three weekends are […]

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Top 10 Tips on How to Pack for a Family Road Trip

| January 10, 2018 | 8 Comments
Top 10 Tips on How to Pack for a Family Road Trip

Top 10 Tips on How to Pack for a Family Road Trip I went on a road trip to visit some the United States National Parks with my entire family, and we had a blast! I was a little bit scary at first, but then, after planning everything smartly and wisely, it was a comfortable and […]

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Top 10 Popular Blog Posts of 2017 

| January 9, 2018 | 9 Comments
Top 10 Popular Blog Posts of 2017 

A new year has arrived and it’s time to look back at some of the top 10 popular blog posts of 2017. From a Canadian fried dough pastry recipe to tips for planning an awesome baby shower, these articles were the most viewed in 2017.   Top 10 Popular Blog Posts of 2017   Top […]

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 $150 Forever 21 Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 01/26

| January 5, 2018 | 1 Comment
 $150 Forever 21 Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 01/26

    The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the  $150 Forever 21 Gift Card Giveaway! Open Worldwide and ends on January 26th, 2018.   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $150 Forever 21 Gift Card Co-hosts: Endless Bliss // Sunny Sweet Days // Burning Moon’s Inside Advice // Homeschool Insights // Craftyourself // Behind the Plates // Beautiful Touches //  Crayons & Cravings // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Kate Style Petite // The Mommyhood […]

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