Brookgreen Gardens: Where Art, History and Nature Come Together

Art, History and Nature at Brookgreen Gardens

One of the places I was most looking forward to exploring when visiting Myrtle Beach was Brookgreen Gardens. From gorgeous statues to colorful flowers to interactive learning adventures for kids, Brookgreen Gardens offers hours or should I say days of exploration and discovery! Conveniently located on Route 17 between Murrels Inlet and Pawleys Island in … [Read more…]

Living History at Wild West City

Living History at Wild West City

WitnessHistory is Alive at Wild West City History often times carries this reputation of being frozen in a book. There are many locations, however, that offer historical re-enactments. What makes history come alive for young children can be introduced with an actor performing from a page in a book. At Wild West City, families take … [Read more…]

Dig Into Fun and Learning at Liberty Science Center This Summer

Dig Into Fun and Learning at Liberty Science Center

My boys absolutely LOVE learning about dinosaurs. From dinosaur books to toys to movies, they love everything that has to do with these magnificent prehistoric creatures. That is why I was so excited to be invited by Jersey Moms Blog to spend the day exploring Liberty Science Center to help kick off their Dino Days … [Read more…]

Enjoy Backyard Adventures at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Backyard Adventures

While we often times consider our backyard full of simple things like grass, a garden or patio, The Academy of Natural Sciences has brought an innovative exhibit called Backyard Adventures to help us appreciate the wonders right outside our own home. The exhibit is overflowing with interactive stations for families to learn through play. What … [Read more…]

Win 4 Passes to Field Station Dinosaurs

Win Passes to Field Station: Dinosaurs

Mommy University has always been a fan of dinosaurs. We love dino books, games and especially places to see and learn about dinosaurs. We have been honored to partner with Field Station: Dinosaurs the past 2 years to bring you all their brain boosting fun. We are especially excited to bring you this amazing giveaway! … [Read more…]

Roaring Into Field Station: Dinosaurs 2017 Season

Field Station Dinosaurs

Since Field Station Dinosaurs has taken roots in New Jersey, it has become a favorite for young children as well as dinosaur fans. It provides animatonic dinosaurs perfect for photo opportunities but also physical representations of creatures for those thirsting to see what they might look like. In addition to these thirty creatures, there are … [Read more…]

Summer Movie Guide: Must Do Summer Movie Events for Families

Summer Movie Guide

One thing I really look forward to each summer is the variety of movie options. From new releases like Cars 3 and Wonder Woman to movies on the beach to FREE movies at the local movie theater, there are so many fun ways to go to the movies! At Mommy University, we love sharing these … [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…]