Enjoy FREE Family Summer Workshops at Bass Pro Shops

Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Summer

Updated for 2018! Start Your Adventure at Bass Pro Shops  At Mommy University we are always looking for new opportunities to encourage our children to enjoy and appreciate nature. We take our kids on hikes, fishing and camping which stimulates their interest in the great outdoors. Bringing children to spaces like nature centers and science centers … [Read more…]

Amazing Splash Pads and Spraygrounds in New Jersey

Amazing Splash Pads and Spraygrounds in New Jersey

Get soaked this summer at one or all of the spraygrounds around New Jersey! The wave of sweltering heat will soon be in the Garden State. The days when it feels like a 110 degrees in the shade and even the refrigerator wants to take a vacation will soon be upon us. Lucky for us, … [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…]

FREE Brain Boosting Winter Events in NJ

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Updated for 2019!! There are so many amazing experiences to be had this winter that help kids learn, grow and develop. What’s even better is that these experiences don’t have to cost a lot of money. In fact, many are FREE. Yes, I said FREE! At Mommy University, we love sharing brain boosting activities but … [Read more…]

Learning Through Play with Curious George

Curious George

Our favorite monkey is celebrating his 75th birthday! Mommy University was recently invited to attend a special event at Liberty Science Center (LSC) organized by Jersey Mom Blogs. LSC’s most recent exhibit, Curious George: Let’s Get Curious, provides an amazing space for children with beautiful illustrations to investigate and explore. They can become “little scientists” … [Read more…]

Coloring Outside the Lines at the Crayola Experience

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We are so unbelievably excited and honored to partner with the Crayola Experience. Mommy University was provided a membership in exchange for sharing with our readers all the amazing Crayola Experience adventures for the entire year. I hope you will follow us along this incredible journey! Cradled in every memory of an artistic drawing is … [Read more…]

Amazing Places to Play Pokemon Go in New Jersey

Pokemon Go

Do you need to catch them all? Pokemon Go has been talked about on social media and television as millions take steps outside of their home in search of rare and unique creatures. Pokemon was originally a video game in 1996 which had kids glued to screens or exchanging cards. However, in July 2016 that … [Read more…]

Brick by Brick: Hands-On Fun at Brick Fest

Brick Fest

We are incredibly excited to partner with Brick Fest, a hands-on learning experience for all ages! At Mommy University, we have declared our love for building toys since we began. Lego Bricks are one of the most celebrated and popular building toys which has garnered a large following. Thus, the emergence of Brick Fest which … [Read more…]

10 Brain Boosting Places to Beat the Heat in NJ

10 Places to Beat the Heat in NJ

Each winter, we long for the summer sun and warmth. We promise not to complain when it gets too hot as we beg Mother Nature to end the vicious Northeast winter. Once that first stretch of hot and humid days hits, however, we abandon our promises and retreat back to our comfortable cold air but … [Read more…]