Brain Boosting Alternatives to Halloween Candy

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There are so many food allergies and aversions these days that Halloween has become difficult for kids and parents. As the little ghosts and goblins make their way around the neighborhood, they happily fill their buckets with yummy treats; however, the sad reality is that many kids can’t eat half of what they collect. This … [Read more…]

Dinosaurs After Dark: A Must Do Fall Experience in NJ

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We are so excited to partner with Field Station: Dinosaurs to bring you information on their brain boosting events and experiences. The fall weekends are not just for ghosts and goblins in NJ! This October, families can enjoy a spooktacular evening with their favorite dinosaurs at Field Station: Dinosaurs. At Dinosaurs After Dark, which takes … [Read more…]

Learning Through Play with Curious George

Curious George

Our favorite monkey is celebrating his 75th birthday! Mommy University was recently invited to attend a special event at Liberty Science Center (LSC) organized by Jersey Mom Blogs. LSC’s most recent exhibit, Curious George: Let’s Get Curious, provides an amazing space for children with beautiful illustrations to investigate and explore. They can become “little scientists” … [Read more…]

Let Your Imagination Soar with Brackitz

Brackitz Inventor Set

At Mommy University, we love building toys. They are truly the “building blocks” of learning. There are so many amazing skills kids can develop from playing with building toys. From fine motor development to patience to critical thinking skills, there are so many amazing reasons for kids to build, create and play! My kids love … [Read more…]

A Dino-Mite Giveaway: Win Passes to Dinosaurs Unearthed

Dinosaurs Unearthed Giveaway

We LOVE dinosaurs at Mommy University! From books to toys to museums, we love sharing everything about this prehistoric creature. That is why we are so excited to partner with the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia to bring you an amazing family giveaway. One lucky winner will receive 4 passes to the Academy including … [Read more…]

Super Stars of Science at Field Station: Dinosaurs

Super stars of Science Review

Updated for 2017! Mommy University is so unbelievably excited to partner with Field Station: Dinosaurs. We have been invited to visit and attend events in order to share with you all their learning adventures this season. This summer, step back in time over 60 million years ago at Field Station: Dinosaurs. Located in Overpeck County … [Read more…]

Dinosaurs Unearthed: 4 Reasons to Explore This Dino-Mite Exhibit

Dinosaurs Unearthed

We are so unbelievably excited and honored to partner with the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia. Mommy University was provided a membership in exchange for sharing with our readers all the amazing Academy adventures for the entire year including brain boosting exhibits, events and programs. I hope you will follow us along this incredible … [Read more…]

Explore the World and Beyond with My First Telescope

Explore the World and Beyond with Educational Insights-2

We are very happy to partner with Educational Insights as they offer amazing toys that inspire learning through play.  My boys love exploring the world around them. We have a wide variety of brain boosting tools from Educational Insights that help them investigate nature and gain a better understanding of our world. They love to … [Read more…]