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).

All New River Cruising with Adventures by Disney

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Travel scoop! Sign me up for this one. Adventures by Disney just announced their plans to partner with AmaWaterways to offer river cruising to families along the Danube river in 2016.  This looks like the ideal way to travel in luxury with family and easily access European adventures. We’ve got the itch to begin taking […]

Stretch your Tax Refund with Straight Talk #StraightTalkTesters #TreatYourself

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Did you know the average tax refund is $3,229? Do you spend or save some of your refund if you’re lucky enough come April 15th to get a check in the mail?  This year, we’re partnering up with Straight Talk again to share their GENIUS no contract plans that are only $45 per month for […]

Colorful Spring Totes from Quilted Koala

Colorful Spring Totes from Quilted Koala

When the seasons change I love to swap out my tote bags to keep my wardrobe fresh – even if I’m wearing running clothes or sweats racing around with the kids activities after working out. I’m adoring this bold yellow medium sized tote bag from Quilted Koala we were sent to review.The Colorful Spring Totes […]

7 Must Do Attractions at Sea World Orlando @SeaWorld

7 Must Do Attractions at Sea World Orlando

Last week during out trip to Florida to visit my family, we made a day trip up to Orlando to hit Sea World for the very 1st time ever. We’ve always heard great things about Sea World and all their animal shows so we were anxious to check it out. Below is a list of […]

Enter to Win the Books that Inspired the Movie #Home and $50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway #SmekDay

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Win it! We are thrilled be giving away the books that inspired the movie HOME, written by author Adam Rex. We’ll be giving away  both the True Meaning of Smekday and Smek for President along with a $50 Visa Gift card to see HOME in the movie theaters. We are dying to see this movie after hearing rave reviews […]

Fashion Friday: Stylish Swim Cover Ups from Catalina #WearWalmart

Stylish Swim Cover Ups from Catalina

Wow! Finding a comfortable, stylish, and affordable swim cover up is always a challenge. Totally thrilled and surprised with the on trend and classy swim cover up from the Catalina swimwear brand that I scored last week when we were on vacation in Florida. Even better, this lacy cover up from Catalina only cost $13.96 […]

2015 Chevy Traverse Video Review and Photo Tour

2015 Chevy Traverse Video Review and Photo Tour

For the love of the family car when traveling on vacation. We absolutely adored the the 2015 Chevy Traverse this past week and found it to be the perfect family car. Last week in Florida, we took this fabulous ride for a week long demo touring around Florida. Check out our post below to see […]

Last Minute Easter Baskets with CVS #GoldEmblem

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We heart CVS and I love how easy and convenient it is to shop there for everything – even all the Easter Goodies! From baskets to candy to gold emblem chocolates & special colorful and yummy Easter eggs from Gold Emblem, CVS has all you need to whip together Easter baskets for the kids. Even […]

Proud of my little Swimmer

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This kid! So amazed to think this time last year he was just learning to do laps and didn’t even know how to dive or take a real breath. Kyle has improved so much, but most importantly has fallen in love with swimming and found a sport that excites him. Hooray! Just finished his 1st […]

Build-A-Bear Easter Collection Chocolate Bunny Giveaway #BuildABear

Build a Bear Easter Collection Chocolate Bunny

Win it! How cute is this Chocolate Bunny from the Build a Bear Easter Collection? We received this cutie to review and my 7 year old son can not RESIST how loveable this Chocolate bunny is as he gears up for Easter fun. Super duper soft and plush he is wonderful for cuddling too! The […]