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).

Fabulous Wyndham Rewards Giveaway for 50,000 Points!!!!! #DoNotDisturbSweeps

I'm so excited to be working with the upscale Wyndham Hotel and Resorts to promote their  “Do Not Disturb” Sweeps, giving travel enthusiasts the chance to win a dream 7 night vacation for two at any Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property around the world and one lucky Classy Mommy reader has the Read more [...]

Meatball Subs for the Win #MeatballMasters

Yum! Check out my quick and easy meatball sub dinner idea using the Crock Pot and Johnsonville® Meatballs created as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. As always, all thoughts and opinions are our own. I love easy quick meal ideas that require basically 5 minutes of work but still reap tons Read more [...]

Fashion Friday: Activewear Galore

Let's hear it for comfy work out clothes. I honestly can't get enough of the new trendy activewear available in Walmart stores today - from breathable tees in bright colors to cozy hoodies lined with fleece that are perfect for a winter run or styled with jeans. Here's Kenzie about to go on a run Read more [...]

Scrapbooking Summer Swim Memories

Time flies and sometimes to it's great to take a moment to savor those memories and package them up to help you remember them. This weekend, since it was freezing outdoors, Kenzie decided to make a cute scrapbook about the highlights of her swim season last summer. So cute! Kenzie absolutely LOVES Read more [...]

Nicole’s Naturals Gluten Free Waffle and Pancake Mix Review and Giveaway

Yummy gluten Free product alert! As you know, Kyle my 6 year old has celiac so we are super familiar with many gluten free products on the market. Finding a delicious flour and waffle or pancake mix can be a challenge and we've taken many brands on a test run. We recently took Nicole's Naturals Gluten Read more [...]

FLAVORx Custom Flavored Medicine for Kids

Genius solution! FLAVORx, invented by a pharmacist and his son to help his epileptic granddaughter swallow her medicine, this medication flavoring system is wonderful for children who need to take nasty tasting liquid medicine.  If you've ever had a giant battle to get your kids to take their awful Read more [...]

NEW Honey Bunches of Oats Cereal and $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

Yum! NEW flavors from Honey Bunches of Oats Whole Grain cereal! Available in two delicious varieties -- Honey Crunch and Vanilla Bunches, we took these for a taste test and being the cereal family we are we really liked them. I'm the type of cereal eater that mixes several boxes together too so this Read more [...]

Photos of Disney’s Polynesian Villas and Bungalows

Love it! What better combination could there be than that of  Bora Bora style bungalows with the magic of Disney? Staying at the newly re-imagined Polynesian resort is on my Disney wish list for 2015.  Last year, new additions included Pineapple Lanai, a quick service location that offers popular Dole Read more [...]

Insider’s Guide and Review of the Four Seasons Orlando: Finally a Luxury Hotel for Disney Travelers #FSFamily @FSOrlando #OnceUponOrlando

Here's our scoop on the luxurious brand new Four Seasons Resort in Orlando at Disney World. We've got tons of photos in this post to give you a taste of the magic, but I profess our photos just don't do it justice.  We spent 4 nights here in Orlando and the resort is stunning. Gorgeous views and they've Read more [...]

Winter Craft Inspiration: The Best 25 Snowflake Crafts for Kids

Baby it's cold outside! We've moved on from holiday crafts in our household to everything  winter themed. Snowflakes are always popular for the kids so we've rounded up the Best 25 Snowflake Crafts for Kids - including our super popular 3D snowflake tutorial as shown below.   The Best 25 Snowflake Read more [...]