Themed Activities to Enjoy at Home

Themed Activities to Enjoy at Home

We have recently found ourselves stuck safe at home. Yes, we can go for walks and go to the store for essentials, but otherwise, we are encouraged to stay home. Since then, we have come up with some fun and unique ways to keep the kids busy and engaged during this time. That includes virtual story … [Read more…]

Easter Basket Gift Guide 2020

2020 Play & Learn Easter Basket Guide

We are so excited to partner with the following brain boosting toy companies to bring you this year’s Easter Basket Gift Guide: Miniland, Faber-Castell, Little Kids Inc., Green Toys, Thames and Cosmos, Magformers, Wild Republic, Fluffy Cloudz and MindWare. At Mommy University, we believe that everything our children play with should enhance development and aid in … [Read more…]

75+ Learning Activities To Do at Home

Stuck at Home_ 75+ Free Learning Activities to Do at Home

Stuck home for awhile? We have all recently found ourselves in a very unique situation. We are suddenly becoming homeschool parents and not by choice. Don’t get me wrong, I love spending time with my kids, but being home with them for 4 weeks DURING the school year will be very overwhelming. Although I am … [Read more…]

The Ultimate Guide to Holiday Fun in NJ

The Ultimate guide to holiday fun in nj

Are you ready? The holidays are upon us! The bright twinkling lights, the hustle and bustle in the stores, the smell of peppermint fills the air and children are bursting with excitement. It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. It can also be very overwhelming. Besides finding the right gifts, there is … [Read more…]

Getting Kids Involved: Thanksgiving

Getting Kids Involved Thanksgiving

While Halloween and Christmas have a focus on children, nuzzled in between is the understated Thanksgiving. With a focus on family, food and fun, Thanksgiving is the American tradition. It starts with snacking, there is a lot of eating, a parade, a lot of football, and possibly depending on your sanity, shopping before Black Friday. … [Read more…]

Celebrating Girl Scouts World Thinking Day: Flags Across the World

World Thinking Day 3Doodler

Celebrated in over 150 countries, February 22 is an important date for the Girls Scouts of America. World Thinking Day has focused on diversity, equity and inclusion since its inception in 1926. This event is celebrated by Girl Guides and Girl Scouts; however, that celebratory event can include various activities from learning about different countries … [Read more…]

Benefits of Lowe’s DIY Kids Workshop

Benefits of DIY Kids Workshops

At Mommy University, we heard whispers that Lowe’s was bringing back their Build & Grow workshops which were popular with my family for several years. We were thrilled to learn that the Lowe’s Build & Grow has returned but under a new name, Lowe’s DIY Kids’ Workshop! The DIY Kids’ Workshops are FREE monthly themed projects for children … [Read more…]

2019 Easter Basket Gift Guide

2019 Easter Basket Guide

We are so excited to partner with the following brain boosting toy companies to bring you this year’s Easter Basket Gift Guide: Crayola, Faber-Castell, Little Kids Inc., Goliath Games, WowWee, Just Play, Skyrocket, Pressman Toys, Basic Fun, MindWare, Jakks and Bulls i Toys. At Mommy University, we believe that everything our children play with should … [Read more…]