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).

Five Little Pumpkins Poem and Crafts 

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Do your kids love the Five Little Pumpkins rhyme? This Halloween craft is an absolute FAVORITE in our house – the poem is sweet and it’s SO easy to do with the kiddos. All you’ll need to buy is popsicle sticks if you don’t already have a stash like this in your craft closet – I […]

Apply for UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation Medical Grants #UHCCF

UnitedHealthcare Medical grants

Read the scoop here on how to Apply for UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation Medical Grants! Parenting and life often equals chaos. When you add a sick kid or even a child with any type of minor medical issues to the mix, life gets CRAZY chaotic. Stressing about medical bills and other life expenses when you have […]

Galaxy’s Edge Dining: What to Eat, Drink and Skip

galaxy's edge dining

Although there is plenty of story conflict to engage in when you visit Galaxy’s Edge, there’s also plenty of dining. All of that hacking and translating on your Datapad is sure to work up an appetite. Take a break from helping the Resistance (or the First Order), and indulge in some of Batuu’s local cuisine. […]

Save Big on the New Wireless Audio System from Bowers & Wilkins #BowersWilkins #FormationBar

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Do you want the latest in home audio systems? Do you love to entertain? Do you love listening to tunes in your home? If so, a wireless system is totally the way to go nowadays – it almost seems like a fancy high quality high tech wireless sound system is becoming a normal feature in […]

AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher For the Win! @BOSCHHOMEUS @BestBuy #ad

AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher

We are HUGE Bosch appliance fans in my house. I’m the owner of a glorious Bosch Double Oven and a fabulous and super quiet Bosch Dishwasher, so I love to keep up with all of Bosch’s latest appliance innovations. The AutoAir™ Bosch 500 Series Dishwasher available at Best Buy is innovating with some genius drying technology […]

Back to School Shopping at the King of Prussia Mall #KingofPrussiaMall #BacktoSchoolShopping

Back to School Shopping at the King of Prussia Mall

Tis the season for Back to School shopping! The kids and I had a fabulous time stocking up on all kinds of Back to School necessities at the King of Prussia Mall. If you live near Philadelphia, you’re probably just as obsessed with the King of Prussia Mall as myself! The KOP Mall basically has […]

8 Best Things to do in Yellowstone Country Montana #BeyondYellowstone #YellowstoneCountry #MontanaMoments

8 Best Things to do in Yellowstone Country Montana

Check out our must do list of adventures in Yellowstone Country Montana. This summer we spent 6 nights in Montana on a whirlwind trip exploring all of Yellowstone Country. Yellowstone Country is marvelous, beautiful, and there is so much to do that I felt like I could easily spend another week exploring and repeating all […]

Kayaking in Yellowstone Country: Bozeman Kayak Company Video Review #YellowstoneCountry #BeyondYellowstone

Kayaking in Yellowstone Country

We had a dream Montana experience when we went Kayaking in Yellowstone Country with the Bozeman Kayak Company on the Madison River. Check our the details on our experience below for the full scoop – we’ve even included a Bozeman Kayak Company Video Review too so you can join us on the river! Kayaking on the […]

Blast from the Past: Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August #NationalMuttDay #PoundPuppies #BasicFun @BasicFunToys @AdoptAPetCom

Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August

LOVE this hot toy alert…. The Original Pound Puppies Hit Stores in August! When I was a kid in the 80’s I was wild about my own Pound Puppies collection and now Basic Fun Toys has launched their own brand NEW Pound Puppies in the classic 80’s tradition. Even better, the new Pound Puppies have teamed up with […]

WOW! Bose Sunglasses Frames with Audio and Bluetooth Connectivity #ad @Bose @BestBuy #bosesmartspeakersatbestbuy

Bose Sunglasses Frames with Audio and Bluetooth Connectivity

What will they invent next? Check out these Bose Sunglasses Frames with Audio and Bluetooth Connectivity for the win!  I’m so thrilled to learn about these brilliant Sunglasses that are made complete with AUDIO and Bose Sound plus Bluetooth Connectivity. I’ve never been a big fan of ear buds, but like anyone would love to listen […]