Amazing Places to See the Stars in New Jersey: A Guide to Planetariums and Observatories

Amazing Places to See the Stars : Planetariums and Observatories in New Jersey

Reach for the stars in New Jersey! When children look up at the night sky their imagination soars. Whether it is gazing at the white moon or the splash of stars, we have a long history of believing in the impossible when stargazing. What we love about exposing children to astronomy is that it encourages … [Read more…]

Amazing Gardens in New Jersey

Amazing Gardens in New Jersey

It’s not called the Garden State for nothing! New Jersey offers some amazing opportunities to explore gardens whether it be fruits and vegetables or gorgeous flowers, there is something for everyone to love and explore! There are so many gardens, arboretums, nature centers, farms and garden centers in NJ that it would be impossible to mention … [Read more…]

Connecting with Nature in the Winter

Connecting with Nature in Winter

Most kids’ schedules these days are filled with sports and enrichment activities plus lots of screen time. It’s very important to set some time aside for the great outdoors. My favorite time of the year for being outdoors has always been winter. No humidity and no bugs! Plus it’s a great way to cure that … [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…]

Amazing Places to Ski In (and Around) NJ

Amazing Places to Ski in NJ and Beyond

For some, the first sight of snow makes them retreat into their homes, but for many it is a sign of the greatest season of the year, Ski Season! In my article 10 Benefits of Skiing, I mention all the amazing reasons families should hit the slopes like building confidence, enhancing motor skills and developing … [Read more…]

Best of 2016 – Another Year of Wonderful Learning Adventures

best-of-2016

As I sit and reflect on the past year, I am overwhelmed with gratitude for the support Mommy University has received again this year. We have grown so much and have been supported by amazing friends, family, fans and companies. We are so proud of the partnerships we have formed and relationships that have grown … [Read more…]