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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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 | 7 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 | 11 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 | 10 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 | 13 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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Truly Irresistible Peach Treats

| September 6, 2019 | 13 Comments
Truly Irresistible Peach Treats

Truly Irresistible Peach Treats There are so many wonderful fruits to choose from in the summer months. If you’re a peach lover though, you know that there’s nothing quite like biting into a delicious ripe peach. You may buy them by the basketful. But what do you do with all of them? Why not turn […]

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5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child

| September 4, 2019 | 7 Comments
5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child

5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child 85% of the car seats that we see are incorrectly installed! In Canada, the law requires that children be properly restrained in an appropriate car seat or booster seat while travelling in a vehicle. Choosing the right car seat for […]

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Bust Bedtime Battles With These Great Tips

| September 2, 2019 | 14 Comments
Bust Bedtime Battles With These Great Tips

Bust Bedtime Battles with these Great Tips Few things are as frustrating for a parent as a child who won’t go to bed at bedtime. There are a lot of reasons why this happens, but if you are having bedtime battles with your child, here are some tips to do to help ease your troubles. […]

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$100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway ~ CAN/US 09/30

| August 31, 2019 | 2 Comments
$100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway ~ CAN/US 09/30

$100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $100 Bath & Body Works eGift Card Giveaway! It’s open to Canadian and US residents and ends on September 30th, 2019. September days are here, bringing you good cheer! Welcome September with us and celebrate all […]

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Blueberries of Summer Recipes

| August 30, 2019 | 14 Comments
Blueberries of Summer Recipes

Blueberries of Summer That pop and burst of flavour from biting into fresh blueberries is pure heaven. Blueberries are amazing on their own, but they work so beautifully in recipes as well. It doesn’t matter if you’re making a savoury salad or cheesecake, you’re going to love the addition of blueberries! Blueberries work in everything […]

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School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

| August 28, 2019 | 11 Comments
School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress Don’t you hate a school morning where everyone is scrambling and then – once everyone is at school – you get a call that one of your children forgot an important project or paper at home. Ugh! It’s enough to drive a mom crazy! Let’s stop that madness. This […]

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Things to Do While Waiting in Line at Disney

| August 27, 2019 | 10 Comments
Things to Do While Waiting in Line at Disney

Things to Do While Waiting in Line at Disney You can’t get around the lines at Disney. With a park this popular and big, there are always going to be lines. If you’re visiting any Disney destination, you just need to be prepared for waiting in line. You don’t have to let this get you […]

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How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health

| August 26, 2019 | 6 Comments
How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health

How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health As a parent, you work hard to take care of your child’s physical needs. You maintain a place to live, cook nutritious meals, and help your child establish good, healthy habits that will encourage good health; however, your child’s emotional health is just as important as their physical […]

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