Exploring History at The Paterson Museum

Exploring History at The Paterson Museum

Lou Costello, William Carlos Williams and Victor Cruz are just a few of the famous individuals born and raised in Paterson, New Jersey. Paterson is the third most populated city in the Garden State following Newark and Camden which originates from the industrial period. In fact, the Paterson Museum focuses on the industrial history of this unique city … [Read more…]

Learning Adventures at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center

Learning Adventures at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center

Get Outdoors at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center! While Florida is well-known for castles and transporting us to imaginary worlds of Harry Potter and princesses, it also possesses massive opportunities for engaging learning experiences about nature that are fun and low-cost. What I find to be the most surprising and enjoyable are visiting local nature centers … [Read more…]

All Aboard the Holiday Train Show at The New York Botanical Garden

Holiday Train Show at New York Botanical Garden

Model trains speed past the Metropolitan Museum and Macy’s in Herald Square at the New York Botanical Garden as Christmas trees and lights warm the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Transformed every year for over two decades, the Holiday Train Show takes over the expansive conservatory with New York landmarks against a backdrop of plants as the sounds … [Read more…]

Gift a Unique Experience with Diggerland USA

Gifting Memories at Diggerland USA

It is easy to accumulate packages to fill the space underneath the Christmas tree; however, some of these items have a short life span. Every parent quickly learns some toys will surpass the reviews on Amazon while other gifts will have 15 solid minutes of play then never be touched again. At Mommy University, we … [Read more…]

Imaginations Soar at Brookgreen Gardens

Imaginations Soar at Brookgreen Gardens

When vacationing in Myrtle Beach, you immediately think of a sunshine, beaches and seashells. If that is all you see in Myrtle Beach, you are missing the full natural splendor of this area. In Murrels Inlet, Brookgreen Gardens spans over 9,100 acres consisting of distinctive areas that will expand your mind. From towering sculptures to lush … [Read more…]

Season of Giveaways 2017: Win 4 Tickets to Liberty Science Center

Season of Giveaways 2017 Liberty Science Center

Mommy University is excited to partner with Liberty Science Center to bring you this exciting holiday giveaway! Liberty Science Center (LSC) has become my family’s happy place. It is a museum, science center, indoor playground, movie theatre and the doorway to new universes. It also contains the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere! We recently acquired a … [Read more…]

Season of Giveaways 2017: Great Pretenders Gift Card

Season of Giveaways: Great Pretenders

Mommy University is excited to partner with Great Pretenders to bring you this exciting holiday giveaway!   The power of pretend play strengthens a child’s ability to learn valuable social skills, strengthen vocabulary and encourage their imagination. When a child puts on a fairy outfit, they can fly just like when they put on a firefighter costume … [Read more…]