50+ Ways to Keep Kids Learning ALL Summer Long

Fun Ways to Keep Kids Learning All Summer Long

Yay!! It’s finally summer break! It’s time to play and explore, but it can also be a time to learn. Although workbooks, tutoring sessions, and flash cards are great ways for kids to maintain their skills over the summer break, there are many hands-on adventures that can offer kids the chance to learn all summer … [Read more…]

Summer Fun at Liberty Science Center

Summer Fun at Liberty Science Center

One of my absolute favorite places to explore in NJ is Liberty Science Center (LSC). No matter how many times we visit there is always something new and exciting to experience. This summer is no exception. LSC has an incredible line up of exhibits, events, and experiences the entire family will LOVE! In addition to … [Read more…]

Outdoor Adventures: Amazing Day Trips in NJ

Outdoor Adventures Day Trips

Get outside and have fun in NJ! I absolutely love going on outdoor adventures with my family and friends. I especially love finding new adventures and sharing them with you. In this post, I am sharing some of my family’s favorite outdoor adventures in NJ. As we find more, they will be added to this … [Read more…]

Outdoor Adventures in NJ: Ropes Courses and Zip Lines

Outdoor Adventures_ Ropes Courses and Zip Lines in NJ

Ever wish you could fly amongst the trees like a bird or swing from branch to branch like Tarzan? Well, now you can (sort of). All across NJ, families can enjoy exciting outdoor aerial adventures. From treetop courses to 4-story structures, there are plenty of opportunities for families to climb, swing, and explore. It’s a … [Read more…]

Easter Basket Gift Guide 2021

Easter Basket Gift Guide 2021

We are so excited to partner with the following brain boosting toy companies to bring you this year’s Easter Basket Gift Guide: Faber-Castell, PlayMonster, Just Play, Creativity for Kids, Think Tank Scholar, No Stamps Needed, and Basic Fun. At Mommy University, we believe that everything our children play with should enhance development and aid in positive … [Read more…]

Fun Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Home

St. Patrick's Day Activities for Kids

On March 17, people all over the world will be celebrating the patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick. Synonymous with parades, delicious food, and everything green, Saint Patrick’s Day is a day filled with excitement and fun traditions. Even though many events and parades have been canceled this year, that does not mean the fun … [Read more…]

Chase the Rainbow: Rainbow Activities for Kids

Chase the Rainbow : Rainbow Learning Activities for Kids

Chase the Rainbow! Rainbows have always been a symbol of hope after the storm and captured the imagination of young children. Parents know that rainbows show up in children’s artwork because they make them happy. In all honesty, rainbows make adults happy too. When we sheltered in place, there was a trend to put rainbows … [Read more…]

How To Make a Snow Volcano

How to Make a Snow Volcano

It’s winter which means it’s time for snow storms and snow days! We recently had over 2 feet of snow dumped on our town so we had to come up with some creative ways to play with all that snow. In addition to the traditional sledding and snowman building, we decided to have a little … [Read more…]

Hamilton Activities for Kids

Hamilton Activities for Kids-2

“There’s a million things I haven’t done. Just you wait.” ~ Alexander Hamilton Although Hamilton has been a broadway mega hit since 2015, its release on Disney+ has allowed an entirely new group of theater goers and history buffs to fall in love with this musical masterpiece. For those that don’t know (I’m not really … [Read more…]