Amazing Places to Jump and Bounce in NJ

Amazing Places to Jump and Bounce-2

Jump, bounce, flip and play! New Jersey is the home to some of the BEST places for kids (and kids at heart) to bounce around and get some exercise with friends and family. While playing, kids will enhance gross motor skills, balance, coordination and motor planning. There are so many amazing indoor places to play … [Read more…]

Explore the Great Outdoors: TreEscape Ariel Adventure Park

TreEscape Ariel Adventure Park

There are so many ways to enjoy the great outdoors and be one with nature, but nothing compares to the thrill and excitement of a treetop ropes course. Walking amongst the leaves with the wind in your hair is an experience that can make your heart race yet relax you at the same time. It … [Read more…]

Benefits of Lowes Build & Grow Kids Workshop

Benefits of Lowes Build & Grow Workshops

  At Mommy University, we heard whispers that Lowes was bringing back their Build & Grow workshops which were popular with my family for several years.  We were thrilled to learn that the Lowes Build & Grow, now part of the Lowes DIY Workshops, website is running again with sign ups for upcoming monthly builds! … [Read more…]

Amazing Places for Tweens and Teens to Play Indoors in New Jersey

Amazing Places for Tweens and Teens to Play Indoors

Recently, a friend of mine asked for suggestions for places to take her tween. It made me realize that most of our suggestions are for younger kids so I decided to put together a list of amazing indoor places to take tweens and teens. As I find more incredible locations, I will add them to … [Read more…]

New Jersey Rocks: Amazing Places to Learn about Rocks and Minerals in New Jersey

New Jersey Rocks: Amazing Places to Learn about Rocks & Minerals in New Jersey

Mommy University Finds All the Gems in New Jersey! Whether it’s Bruce Springstein or Bon Jovi, as natives of the Garden State we know that New Jersey Rocks! However, as parents of young children, that term has a different meaning as they begin to become fascinated with rocks and minerals. At age two, my son … [Read more…]

Amazing Places That Bring Story Books to Life

Amazing Places that Bring Story Books to Life

What do nursery rhymes, fairy tales and wizarding worlds all have in common? They are all stories kids love. Whether it’s the Old Woman in the Shoe, Snow White or Harry Potter, these stories take us to far away lands and expand our imaginations. BUT what if those stories could come to life? Well, many … [Read more…]

Choose Your Adventure at Mountain Creek Waterpark

Mountain Creek Waterpark

If you are looking for adventure, then Mountain Creek Waterpark is a MUST DO experience for you and your family this summer! With so many adventures to choose from, there is something for everyone to enjoy from the littlest to the oldest member of your family. Located in picturesque Sussex County, Mountain Creek Waterpark is … [Read more…]

Must Do Adventures in New Jersey

Must Do Adventures in NJ

Each New Year’s I stay far away from making resolutions. Instead, I make lists of places I want to visit and adventures I want to experience. Although we love to travel, and we have many travel destinations on our MUST DO list, it is important to look right within our home state of New Jersey … [Read more…]