Everyone Has a Story to Tell: Introducing American Girl Gabriela McBride

American Girl of the Year Gabriela McBride

We are incredibly excited to partner with American Girl and Mattel to review the 2017 Girl of the Year Doll: Gabriela McBride.  The premise that everyone has a story to tell is the most fascinating quality about American Girl dolls. The dolls are beautifully made and the accessories are stunning, but what I am simply … [Read more…]

Amazing Places to Play Indoors in NJ

Amazing Places to Play Indoors in NJ

Whether it’s too hot, too cold, too rainy or too snowy, there are many reasons to stay indoors and play. Sometimes, however, staying home can become overwhelming for kids and parents. There isn’t enough room to run around, the house gets destroyed and, let’s face it, how many crafts and board games can you really … [Read more…]

Learn the Alphabet: Winter Edition

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It is never too early to start exposing your kids to letters and words. Although letter recognition is not a focus until preschool and kindergarten, it is important to introduce letters to your kids as early as possible. This starts by reading to your kids every night beginning from birth! Aside from reading each night, … [Read more…]

12 Days of Science Launches at Liberty Science Center

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2016 Builds Opportunities for Learning Through Play Any opportunity I have to visit Liberty Science Center (LSC) with my family is embraced because I know that behind every corner is another opportunity to learn through play. It is an absolute must do experience for families in New Jersey as well as during any of the … [Read more…]

New Year’s Eve Celebrations for Kids in New Jersey

New Year's Eve Celebrations for Kids in New Jersey

Are you looking for fun and family friendly events to celebrate 2017? While celebrating the new year may have involved festive drinks and dancing, that doesn’t have to end now that you have a family. In fact, New Jersey offers unique and engaging ways to celebrate with the entire family. From bowling to fireworks to … [Read more…]

Season of Giveaways: 4 Tickets to the Crayola Experience

Crayola Experience Giveaway

Mommy University is so excited to partner with the Crayola Experience in PA to bring you this amazing giveaway. Located in Easton, Pennsylvania, the Crayola Experience offers a multi-sensory learning adventure the entire family will LOVE. The bright yellow building invites children to come inside to color, create, play and learn. With 4 floors of interactive art … [Read more…]

Activate the Dark Side with the Death Star Electronics Lab

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Uncle Milton is known for their amazing Star Wars Science line of toys. Not only do they build on a fan’s love of Star Wars but each toy offers an amazing learning through play experience. We have had the pleasure of reviewing the Death Star Planetarium, Mustafar Volcano Lab and Millenium Falcon UV Light Laser, … [Read more…]

Play and Learn Stocking Stuffer Guide 2016

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We are so excited to bring you this year’s Play and Learn Stocking Stuffer Guide. We are thrilled to partner with some amazing and award-winning companies who provided some of the brain boosting toys on this list so we can share them with you this holiday season. Ever since I was a little girl, my … [Read more…]