20+ FREE Places to Go with the Family during Winter Break in New Jersey

20+ Free Places to Go in New Jersey for Winter Break

 The kids are off from school and it’s a scramble to find activities to fill the days and in some instances hours! Every year we try to incorporate learning through play and travel. While there are amazing opportunities to learn in New Jersey, everyone maintains a budget. At Mommy University, we also know that there … [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…]

Amazing Holiday Cooking Events in NJ

Holiday Cooking Events

The holidays are known for lights, presents and decorations but they are also known for incredible meals and delicious baked treats. This holiday season, get creative in the kitchen with a fun cooking class or workshop. Throughout NJ there are amazing cooking facilities that offer classes for all ages. This holiday season, take a fun … [Read more…]

Must Do Experiences at Liberty Science Center this Winter

Must Do Experiences at LSC

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 winter is no exception. LSC has an incredible line up of exhibits, events and experiences the entire family will LOVE! In addition to … [Read more…]

Smithsonian Magazine Annual Museum Day

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Updated for 2019! Each September, museums all across the country open their doors for FREE allowing everyone to experience the beauty, wonder and intrigue they have to offer. The Smithsonian Magazine Annual Museum Day is a way for other museums to “emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian’s Institute in Washington D.C.” which offers free admission … [Read more…]

Cosmic Celebration at Liberty Science Center

Cosmic Celebration at Liberty Science Center

Did you know that the Liberty Science Center has opened the largest and most technologically advanced planetarium on the Western Hemisphere? The Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium offers an 8K projection with lights producing trillions of colors across a dome with a 27 meter diameter. How impressive is that? With 588 panels seamlessly joined together, guests will … [Read more…]