Amazing Nature Centers in New Jersey

Amazing Nature Centers in New Jersey

Take photographs and leave your footprints… One of the greatest experiences we can offer our families is the ability to enjoy the outdoors and appreciate nature. There is a tranquility and balance achieved with each step we take into the woods. New Jersey may be known for being the Garden  State, however, it is also … [Read more…]

Making Magic at Maker Depot with Mario the Maker Magician

Making Magic at Maker Depot

“It’s about reinforcing a child’s natural instinct to believe!” –Mario the Magician At Mommy University, we have been fascinated by the idea of magic. The very possibility that what our mind tells us is not logical can be achieved with the snap of two fingers. When our children have the opportunity to witness magic at … [Read more…]

Dream Big Disney Princess When It’s Pley Time

Disney Princess from Pley

My daughter is self-appointed royalty. For her, the Disney princesses represent the best qualities: strong, brave, hard-working, and artistic. Overcoming obstacles in their lives, each character has strong qualities that inspire her to grow as an individual. She naturally gravitates towards toys that highlight these admirable heroines but as a parent who believes in educational … [Read more…]

Explore the Rails with Thomas and Friends at Liberty Science Center

Thomas and Friends Explore the Rails

You Don’t Need to Pack Your Bags to Visit Sodor! There are few ambassadors to children’s literature and television programming that have withstood the test of time like the jovial and hard-working Thomas the Tank Engine. The original TV series featured model trains with the voice of The Beatles’ Ringo Starr narrating his adventures across … [Read more…]

Splashtastic Upcoming Events at Sahara Sam’s

Splashtastic Sahara Sam's

We are so unbelievably excited and honored to partner with Sahara Sam’s in West Berlin, NJ. Mommy University was provided with a membership in exchange for sharing with our readers all the amazing upcoming Sahara Sam’s experiences for this season including brain boosting fun, events and programs. I hope you will follow us along this incredible journey! … [Read more…]

A Spooktacular Guide to Fright Fest at Six Flags Great Adventure

Fright Fest

As the leaves change colors in New Jersey, we often times think that the period for amusement parks is coming to a close but Six Flags Great Adventure presents a whole new world for families as Fright Fest returns every September. The park is transformed from bright and colorful to spine-chilling. The family friendly environment, … [Read more…]

Take It Outside with Simplay3: A Review of the Sand and Water Bench

Sand and Water Table

We have a small house and a postage stamped size backyard, so we seek out compact toys for our home that are sturdy and functional. Recently, the Sand and Water Bench from Simplay3 has become a perfect fit for all of our needs. Due to its inventive design, it makes a wonderful addition in most … [Read more…]

Enjoying Halloween: Win a Gift Card to Great Pretenders

Great Pretenders

Mommy University is excited to partner with Great Pretenders to bring you this exciting Halloween giveaway! Halloween is a wonderful time for children to express themselves as they put on a costume to become a pirate, knight or doctor. Great Pretenders is a phenomenal company based in Canada that makes high quality pretend clothing which includes all of … [Read more…]