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).

Fifth Harmony Barbie Dolls Available at Justice

Check out our video and photos of the Fifth Harmony Barbie Dolls available at Justice this November. This special popstar partnership between Barbie and Fifth Harmony is exclusively on sale at Justice but will be available worldwide in 2015. The dolls are very hip, trendy, and reflect the style of each Read more [...]

Sew Cool Sewing Machine Video Review and Photos #HotToys #WMTMoms

Hot Toy alert for little girls who love crafts and creativity! Check out the Sew Cool Machine. We highly recommend this brilliant toy! The Sew Cool Machine is a threadless sewing machine that comes with the materials to complete 9 really cute crafts that include stuffed animals, purses, and more. Check Read more [...]

Holiday Gifts and Free Events This Weekend at Barnes & Noble #BNDiscovery #BNGiftTip

Looking for a fun outing with the kids this weekend? Ready to get into the Holiday spirit and tackle some gift shopping? Visit your local Barnes & Noble for their fabulous Discovery Weekend event happening Saturday November 22nd and Sunday November 23rd.  Check out all the fun stuff happening like Read more [...]

JOHNSON’S® MythConceptions True/False Quiz

Love this! Moms are always asking questions about their children's skin and bath products, so JOHNSON'S R&D team created this Myth-Busting quiz to share some really valuable and surprising information. Check it out below for the inside scoop. JOHNSON’S® Myth Busting Quiz Answers are in bold Read more [...]

Visiting Hersheypark Christmas Candylane with Live Reindeer, Hershey Sweet Lights and more! #HersheyPA #Hersheypark

We are so excited! This weekend we'll be visiting Hersheypark and staying at the famous Hershey Hotel to kick off our holiday season with a trip to Hersheypark's famous Candylane and Sweet Lights tour. My kids are dying to see live Reindeer for the very 1st time too!  I can't wait to see the 2 million Read more [...]

Walmart’s Pre Black Friday Sales Event Circular and DETAILS starts Friday November 21st

Looking to avoid Black Friday crowds but want those awesome early deals? Walmart’s Pre-Black Friday Event begins Friday, Nov. 21 at 8:00 a.m. and  gives customers an early taste of Walmart’s Black Friday prices by moving up items typically found on Black Friday. Walmart’s Pre-Black Friday Event Read more [...]

Easy Video Instructions How To Make a No Sew Fleece Fringe Blanket

I am TOTALLY not the craftiest type when it comes to any type of sewing project, but my kids are always wanting to tackle at home projects to make things themselves. So when I heard about this idea to make a no-sew Fleece Fringe blanket, I was all over it! Kenzie and Kyle have had a BLAST creating these Read more [...]

Kenzie’s Video Clip on the Steve Harvey Show #UniversalMoments

Love love love!!!!!! Kenzie's love of Harry Potter and all those hours she has spent pouring over the books - including reading EVERY Hogwarts textbook - paid off after a TV producer found her YouTube videos online. After an intensive Skype interview discussing all things Harry Potter, she was flown Read more [...]

Disney Reveals New Cinderella Movie Trailer #Cinderella

DYING! Who else can not WAIT to see Disney bring CINDERELLA to life on the big screen on March 13th, 2015?? This story is just such a part of my childhood and so close to my heart that I think it will be thrilling to see this one brought to life.  Official Cinderella Movie Trailer CINDERELLA Read more [...]

50 Years of Rudolph Creating a Lifetime of Memories #Rudolph50

Did you know this year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1st broadcast of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” the longest running and highest rated holiday TV special of all time?? How many memories do you have of yourself as a kid watching Rudolph on TV? Long before the era of DVD's, VCR's and certainly Read more [...]