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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How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

| August 23, 2019 | 3 Comments
How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

The first day of high school can be stressful for both kids and parents. Chances are you remember how nervous you were on your first day! You probably also remember that it was no big deal. Everything turned out just fine; however, teens think they know everything and won’t believe you! Things were different back […]

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Importance of Insurance For Middle-Class Families

| August 20, 2019 | 1 Comment
Importance of Insurance For Middle-Class Families

Importance of Insurance For Middle-Class Families For most middle-class families, it’s always important to keep track of expenses. Yet, when it comes to wanting the best for your family, some costs are inevitable regardless of your financial planning. Insurance is often viewed as a sunk-cost and, thus, is not relevant when cutting back on spending. […]

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13 Wonderful Watermelon Desserts

| August 16, 2019 | 10 Comments
13 Wonderful Watermelon Desserts

There’s something wonderful about having a juicy piece of watermelon on a hot summer’s day. It’s a great way to help you stay hydrated and oh so refreshing. Of course, watermelon can also be used to make some yummy treats. You can also be inspired by watermelon to make watermelon desserts or shaped treats. For […]

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How to Get Kids Excited About Back to School Season

| August 14, 2019 | 6 Comments
How to Get Kids Excited About Back to School Season

Back to school season usually fills children with dread. The older the child gets, the worse it gets. The good thing is you can get younger kids excited about back to school season. Whether your child is scared to go to school for the first time or just dreads going back and starting a new […]

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$200 Oh! The Places You’ll Go! Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 08/31

| August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments
$200 Oh! The Places You’ll Go! Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 08/31

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $200 Oh! The Places You’ll Go! Cash Giveaway! Opens Worldwide and ends on August 31st, 2019 Win big during our $200 Oh! The Places You’ll Go! Cash giveaway event! You have the option of choosing between $200 PayPal Cash OR a Gift Card of […]

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Summer Survival Prize Pack for Moms #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/13

| August 13, 2019 | 35 Comments
Summer Survival Prize Pack for Moms #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/13

Summer is slowly coming to an end! Thanks to the companies listed below, we are able to offer 1 lucky follower a Summer Survival Prize Pack for Moms valued at over $165 to make your summer more enjoyable! Interesting Baby Facts Babies! They’re born every 3 seconds. They poo a lot, cry a lot, and […]

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10 Places to Visit While in New York State

| August 12, 2019 | 8 Comments
10 Places to Visit While in New York State

10 Places to Visit While in New York State Located in Northeastern United States, New York State is well known for New York City and Niagara Falls. Even though these are two beautiful locations to experience in New York State, I’m going to share a few other places to visit while in New York State. […]

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How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

| August 7, 2019 | 12 Comments
How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

Do you find yourself paying a huge amount of money for your child’s back to school wardrobe? It can be pricey to buy back school clothes; however, it doesn’t have to be. One of the best tricks is to create a minimalist wardrobe for your child. What does that mean? A minimalist wardrobe is one […]

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What to Do at Disney When It Rains

| August 6, 2019 | 6 Comments
What to Do at Disney When It Rains

Some people worry that one of the worst things that could happen during their trip to Walt Disney World is rain. Some people save for years to be able to plan a fun Disney park vacation and they don’t want rain to spoil it. The good news is there are still plenty of things to […]

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Family Vacation Summer Fun Tips

| August 5, 2019 | 6 Comments
Family Vacation Summer Fun Tips

When summer gets here most people have vacations on their minds! Having a vacation is getting tricky as costs increase and wages decrease. Is it possible to have a family vacation without going over your budget? Summertime can still be fun even on the tightest of budgets, bur you just have to be a little […]

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Amazing Summer Wine Coolers and Mimosas

| August 2, 2019 | 11 Comments
Amazing Summer Wine Coolers and Mimosas

It’s patio time! These recipes are wonderful for the patio! I suggest using bottles of wine that are in the $10-$15 range. You don’t want to mess up really nice wine by adding fruits and sodas! Keep the budget intact and enjoy your summer! Amazing Summer Wine Coolers and Mimosas Strawberry Chardonnay Wine Cooler Pull […]

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Adventures By Disney Is the Trip You Need To Take

| July 31, 2019 | 15 Comments
Adventures By Disney Is the Trip You Need To Take

If you are a Disney fan who loves to travel, then you have probably heard of Adventures By Disney! Adventures by Disney is a Disney owned and operated travel company that has vacations all over the world. You can travel domestically and internationally without them, but there are at least five good reasons why you […]

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Cheesecake Time for National Cheesecake Day

| July 30, 2019 | 16 Comments
Cheesecake Time for National Cheesecake Day

Cheesecake Time When it comes to desserts, cheesecakes have to be one of the best desserts ever invented. Plain, chocolate, peanut butter – doesn’t matter. Cheesecake is creamy, slightly tangy, and oh so decadent. But what if you used the flavours of cheesecake to make other desserts? You might make cheesecake bars, frozen cheesecake pops, […]

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Food is Life: Eating for Longevity

| July 29, 2019 | 16 Comments
Food is Life: Eating for Longevity

Food is Life: Eating for Longevity Life can be busy and out of control. Our bustling lives allow little to no time to have a sit down for a proper meal. Junk temptations are at every sight and motivation to eat right always seems to be fleeting; however, the importance of healthy eating cannot be […]

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Over 70 Summer Recipes for BBQ, Picnics, and Potlucks

| July 26, 2019 | 10 Comments
Over 70 Summer Recipes for BBQ, Picnics, and Potlucks

Over 70 Summer Recipes for BBQ, Picnics, and Potlucks There’s something wonderful about summer get togethers. Spending time outdoors with your friends and family is a great way to spend a summer weekend or holiday. You may even want to plan a get together at least once a week or every other weekend. The only […]

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11 Reasons to Attend an Ottawa Champions Baseball Game

| July 25, 2019 | 4 Comments
11 Reasons to Attend an Ottawa Champions Baseball Game

The Ottawa Champions professional baseball team of the Can-Am League is marking its 5th season in 2019 at the Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Park! The Can-Am league has several top prospects that will eventually play in the majors, or former major league players that make the game exciting for fans. If you haven’t been to a […]

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16 Must Try Ice Cream Sandwiches

| July 24, 2019 | 8 Comments
16 Must Try Ice Cream Sandwiches

16 Must Try Ice Cream Sandwiches Remember eating ice cream sandwiches as a kid? You have the vanilla ice cream and chocolate wafers. Boring! There are so many ways you can make ice cream sandwich recipes. You don’t even have to use wafers. You can make ice cream sandwiches with everything from donuts to cookies […]

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Top 9 Things to Bring to the Beach

| July 22, 2019 | 11 Comments
Top 9 Things to Bring to the Beach

Top 9 Things to Bring to the Beach Summer is coming, and for many people that means going to the local beaches. When most people go to the beach they either forget or don’t know what to bring. Usually, they leave the sunscreen or just get bored and go home. There are tons of activities […]

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Tasty Treats For Perfect Picnics

| July 17, 2019 | 11 Comments
Tasty Treats For Perfect Picnics

Whether it’s a day out with the family or a romantic date with your spouse, picnics can be a great way to spend a warm afternoon. If you’re thinking that a boring sandwich is your only option, think again! There are so many great foods you can pack for a picnic. Fruit salads, savoury salads, […]

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Benefits of Sending your Child to Summer Camp

| July 16, 2019 | 9 Comments
Benefits of Sending your Child to Summer Camp

Benefits of Sending your Child to Summer Camp Summer camp is a positive experience for both children and parents. Although you may not admit it to yourself nor to anyone else, there’s the most obvious benefits for sending your child to summer camp: weeks of relaxation, a quiet house, chances to shop and wander, as […]

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Why Every Parent Must Learn CPR

| July 12, 2019 | 13 Comments
Why Every Parent Must Learn CPR

Why Every Parent Must Learn CPR Your kid’s health is extremely important. Having your child’s pediatrician on speed dial is awesome. But what happens in emergency situations? What happens if your child suddenly stops breathing? Do you know the steps you need to take to possibly save your child’s life? As a parent, it’s important […]

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17 Puppet Crafts For Kids To Enjoy

| July 10, 2019 | 11 Comments
17 Puppet Crafts For Kids To Enjoy

There are lots of benefits, when it comes to encouraging your children to play with puppets. This activity not only stimulates imagination, it also improves motor skills, teaches etiquette, boosts your child’s confidence and more. What follows is a list of 17 fun puppet crafts, suitable for kids of all ages. Let’s talk about a […]

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Tips for Planning a Great Family Vacation

| July 8, 2019 | 6 Comments
Tips for Planning a Great Family Vacation

Tips for Planning a Great Family Vacation Planning a great family vacation can be a lot of fun. If possible, include children in on the planning. It will make them feel important and often, kids will come up with some great ideas. The first thing to think about is the budget. Family Vacation Budget When […]

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