Celebrating Over 75 Years of Brain Boosting Fun at The New Jersey State Fair

Brain Boosting Fun at NJ State Fair

Updated for 2017! Walt Disney released Pinocchio in the theater, Glen Miller brought music to life with “In the Mood,” Germany invaded Norway and the Pennsylvania Turnpike opened. So what do these things have in common with the New Jersey State Fair? They all took place over 75 years ago in 1940! Yes, you heard … [Read more…]

Explore and Discover Nature with GeoSafari Jr.’s BugOpticals and Periscope

BugOpticals and Periscope

At Mommy University we have always been really big fans of Educational Insights. Their toys spark curiosity, boost academic knowledge and enhance cognitive development. Many toys also encourage a love of science and nature. So when Educational Insights asked Mommy University to be an EI Insider, of course we said YES! As an EI Insider … [Read more…]

Brain Boosting Outdoor Fun with Little Tikes Treasure Hunt Sand and Water Table

Little Tikes Sand and Water Table

In full disclosure, we received the Little Tikes Treasure Hunt Sand and Water Table in exchange for our honest review. As soon as the weather gets warmer and the sun comes out, my boys ask to play with their sandbox and water table. These sensory based activities offer so many opportunities for learning through play … [Read more…]