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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Essential Oils for Headaches or Migraines

| May 29, 2019 | 10 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 | 13 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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How to Use Essential Oils: Basic Guide

| May 7, 2019 | 10 Comments
How to Use Essential Oils: Basic Guide

How to Use Essential Oils: Basic Guide Have you been hearing about essential oils everywhere and hoping to get in on the action? Are you not sure where to start on using them for yourself? If you’ve been wondering how to use them, you’re in luck. We’re going to cover some of the basics now. […]

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How to Protect the Kids From the Troubles of a Marriage Breakup

| May 6, 2019 | 7 Comments
How to Protect the Kids From the Troubles of a Marriage Breakup

How to Protect the Kids From the Troubles of a Marriage Breakup The breakdown of a long-term relationship is among the most devastating realities that a lot of people have to go through. And this holds true in Canada, the US, and even the rest of the world. While it’s not necessarily bad, a breakup […]

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Different Types of Design Careers

| May 3, 2019 | 9 Comments
Different Types of Design Careers

Different Types of Design Careers You have a penchant for the creative, and a flare for artistic design. You can look at an advertisement, a product label, or a website and can tell immediately if it’s a design success or a colossal flop. You have the eye of a designer, but where in that very […]

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Helicopter Parenting: What it is and How you Can Stop Doing It

| May 2, 2019 | 6 Comments
Helicopter Parenting: What it is and How you Can Stop Doing It

Helicopter Parenting: What it is and How you Can Stop Doing It Are you that parent who does their child’s homework? Do you decide who your kid gets to play with, and never allow him to be out on his own? Do you tend to do things for your kid, that he can probably easily […]

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Homemade Lavender Vanilla Soap to Show Mom You Love Her on Mother’s Day

| May 1, 2019 | 16 Comments
Homemade Lavender Vanilla Soap to Show Mom You Love Her on Mother’s Day

How to Really Show Mom You Love Her on Mother’s Day Mother’s Day is dedicated to some of the hardest working and most patient people in the world. Moms are always there for you no matter what. They work hard to take care of their kids and to point you in the right direction so you […]

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How to Spring Clean the Bathroom

| April 30, 2019 | 11 Comments
How to Spring Clean the Bathroom

How to Spring Clean the Bathroom Just like any other room in your house, your bathroom needs to cleaned thoroughly and regularly to keep it sparkling clean. A clean airy bathroom is desirable and everyone would love to have a nice warm bath in a clean fresh nice smelling bathroom. You can do your own […]

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Rolo Stuffed Chocolate Cookies

| April 26, 2019 | 14 Comments
Rolo Stuffed Chocolate Cookies

  Rolo Stuffed Chocolate Cookies YUM is the first word that comes to mind when I look at these cookies! Let’s face it; any cookie stuffed with caramel has got to be a winner. If you happen to be a Rolo fan this treat is right up your alley. Except for the candy itself, you […]

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Should You Purchase A Disney World Annual Pass?

| April 24, 2019 | 6 Comments
Should You Purchase A Disney World Annual Pass?

Should You Purchase A Disney World Annual Pass? Last year, when I was planning a family visit to Walt Disney World for January 2019, it didn’t even occur to me to purchase a Disney World Annual Platinum Pass for myself versus a Disney World daily park ticket. In my mind, I thought the price must […]

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10 Great Gifts for Your Mom on Mother’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway 05/24

| April 23, 2019 | 126 Comments
10 Great Gifts for Your Mom on Mother’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway 05/24

10 Great Gifts for Your Mom on Mother’s Day Don’t wait until Mother’s Day arrives to start searching for great gifts for your mom! Now is a great time to start thinking about what she might want! This way, you’ll have time to shop around and look for exactly what you want before the stores […]

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7 Signs Your Kid Has a Nutritional Deficiency

| April 22, 2019 | 14 Comments
7 Signs Your Kid Has a Nutritional Deficiency

7 Signs Your Kid Has a Nutritional Deficiency Growing children needs the best of foods to fulfill their nutritional requirements, and even if your kid isn’t a picky eater, you need to take steps to make sure he gets all the nutrients and minerals that he needs. So how exactly do you know you’re going […]

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12 Easy To Make Home-Made Dips

| April 19, 2019 | 14 Comments
12 Easy To Make Home-Made Dips

12 Easy to Make Home-Made Dips Does anything scream party food more than dip? Well, maybe birthday cake, but still, dip is the ultimate party food! It’s a dish that screams for everyone to gather round and grab a bite. There’s the classic cheese or onion dip, salsa, and even seven-layer dip. There are so […]

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Fall in love with HIT #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 05/17

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
Fall in love with HIT #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 05/17

Fall in love with HIT Sticking with a fitness routine can be tough; luckily we make it easy! In 30 minutes with HIT Gloucester you will get a full-body workout with both cardio and strength training elements. No class start times gives you the flexibility to fit us into YOUR schedule, rather than working around […]

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