About Colleen Padilla

Colleen Padilla, the founder and editor of ClassyMommy.com lives in the Philly suburbs and is a full time mom for her 2 children, Mackenzie (7) and Kyle (5). Colleen and the Classy Mommy website have been featured on Fox News, Good Morning America, The New York Times, Parenting Magazine, The New York Post, local Philadelphia ABC, CBS, and NBC programs. Colleen has appeared in a TV special about Alpha Moms on South Korea’s NBC affiliate SBS. She also co-authored The Digital Mom Handbook (HarperCollins).

Eureka Floor Rover Video Review and Demo #EurekaClean $50 Gift Card & Vacuum #Giveaway @EurekaClean

Eureka Floor Rover Video Review and Demo

Check out the scoop on Eureka’s brand new most powerful vacuum ever in our Eureka Floor Rover Video Review and demo below. I’m obsessing over this fabulous vacuum. The Eureka Floor Rover fits all my criteria for a great vacuum with it’s fantastic function, style and value. Functionally, the swivel steering, ability to go from carpet […]

Homemade Puffy Paint Winter Crafts

How to Make Homemade Puffy Paint with Shaving Cream and Glue

The weather outside is freezing and we’ve been having snow days galore. It’s actually too cold to even play in the snow at 10 degrees with wind chills below zero so we’ve been crafting up a storm indoors. I’m a fan of shaving cream activities for all seasons as the texture is always captivating for […]

Sizzling Gift Inspiration from the Kansas City Steak Company Coupon Code to Save 15% #GiftsThatSizzle

Kansas City Steak Company Coupon Code

Give the gift of great taste! We have a 15% off coupon code for our readers to use at the Kansas City Steak Company. We absolutely love Kansas City Steaks and they make a wonderful gift to give or receive for the holidays. Your recipient will appreciate the delicious taste of fabulous steaks and as […]

Easy DIY Minion Christmas Ornament #DespicableMe3 #DM3family

Easy DIY Minion Christmas Ornament

This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Here’s the scoop on how to make an Easy DIY Minion Christmas Ornament we created to celebrate our love of the Minions and excitement that the Despicable Me 3 Special Edition is now available on Blu-ray & DVD in stores as of December 5th. We absolutely LOVED Despicable Me 3 […]

Genius & Affordable Tech Gift Idea for the Kids: Dell Inspiron 11 2-in-1 Intel® Celeron® #UnwrapAmazingIntel

Affordable Tech Gift Idea for the Kids

This post is sponsored by Mirum. All opinions are 100% my own. Who is looking for an Affordable Tech Gift Idea for the Kids? When it comes to holiday gifts for my kids, I love gifting them presents  that they’ll love but will also get a ton of use day in and day out now […]

How to Share the Truth About Santa with Your Children #LoveSantaBook

How to Share the Truth About Santa with Your Children

This post is sponsored by Scholastic. As always, all thoughts and opinions are our own. Have you had the Santa conversation yet with your kids? This book, Love Santa, by Martha Brockenbrough with illustrations by Lee White, is genius and the sweetest way to share the truth about Santa with your kids. Simply beautiful! I’ve […]

Join #JustPlayToys Twitter chat TODAY 2pm ET @ClassyMommy Toy #Giveaways Galore Vampirina Doc McStuffins & more!

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Join us TODAY to celebrate CYBERMONDAY with @JustPlayToys, the creators of super popular toys including some of this year’s hottest finds like the Vampirina Scare B&B, Doc McStuffins Nursery, the JoJo Siwa Singing Doll and more! We can’t wait to chat about your holiday shopping, kids Toy Wish lists and share some of the coolest […]

Hamsters in a House Food Frenzy Burger Diner Video Review @ZuruToys #HamstersinaHouse

Hamsters in a House Food Frenzy Burger Diner Video Review

Check out another hot toy review for this holiday season with our Hamsters in a House Food Frenzy Burger Diner Video Review below. Kiddos will adore these tiny little hamsters that hustle, bustle and zoom around their very own playsets. Hamsters in a House just launched 11 more fun hamsters to collect for their new […]

The 10 Best Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids – Simply Adorable!

10 Best Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Check out our Thanksgiving creations as we feature the 10 Best Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids. All made by my own kiddos!   10 Best Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids With the turn of the weather in the Fall,  there is no better time to get crafty inside – I especially like crafts that bring the outdoors […]

Advocate for your Best Health – Learning about Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Diarrhea

Advocate for your Best Health - Learning about Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Diarrhea

Imagine having repeated stomach pains along with sudden diarrhea for months. Imagine not knowing when to expect the sudden onset and always needing to be within steps of a bathroom. This is what life can be like for someone with Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Diarrhea (IBS-D). IBS-D is a common disorder affecting mainly the bowel, […]