Season of Giveaways 2017: Marine Rescue Center

Season of Giveaways Build & imagine

Mommy University is excited to partner with Build & Imagine to bring you this exciting holiday giveaway! At Mommy University, we are constantly boasting about the developmental benefits of building toys. In our childhood and even ten years ago, there was only a handful of building toys; however since we published our post on 10 Building Toys, … [Read more…]

Harry Potter Activities for Kids

Harry Potter Educational Activities for Kids

The costumes and props used in this post were provided by Oriental Trading. Games were provided by Pressman Toys. My boys (and I) are HUGE Harry Potter fans. They love watching the movies and they were both Harry Potter one year for Halloween. My son even decorated his room with a Harry Potter theme! I … [Read more…]

Season of Giveaways 2017: Playful Chef Coat and Baking Set

Season of Giveaways Playful Chef Set

Mommy University is excited to partner with Mindware to bring you this exciting holiday giveaway! At Mommy University, we truly believe that involving children in cooking promotes developmental benefits as well as family bonding. When we think of family meals around the holidays or Sunday afternoon, they are warm memories of laughter and special meals. As … [Read more…]

Dream Big Disney Princess When It’s Pley Time

Disney Princess from Pley

My daughter is self-appointed royalty. For her, the Disney princesses represent the best qualities: strong, brave, hard-working, and artistic. Overcoming obstacles in their lives, each character has strong qualities that inspire her to grow as an individual. She naturally gravitates towards toys that highlight these admirable heroines but as a parent who believes in educational … [Read more…]

Take It Outside with Simplay3: A Review of the Sand and Water Bench

Sand and Water Table

We have a small house and a postage stamped size backyard, so we seek out compact toys for our home that are sturdy and functional. Recently, the Sand and Water Bench from Simplay3 has become a perfect fit for all of our needs. Due to its inventive design, it makes a wonderful addition in most … [Read more…]