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).

Allergy Relief Thanks to CVS Health Products  #FindYourHealthy


Do you suffer from seasonal allergies? I’ve partnered with CVS to talk about how my family and I like to find our healthy. My allergies are BRUTAL in the spring, summer and early fall thanks to all kinds of pollen and grasses wrecking havoc on me. Luckily, I’ve got all kinds of tricks to help […]

Cucumber Tomato Mozzarella Salad Recipe


We love fresh veggies and cool refreshing salads for dinner in the summertime. One of my faves that I can whip up in a few minutes is this delicious Cucumber Tomato Mozzarella Salad Recipe. Check out my simple recipe below for the scoop on this refreshing salad. Cucumber Tomato Mozzarella Salad Recipe For a spin on […]

Top List of the 4 Best Fun and Educational Apps for Kids #SummerLearningDay

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How do you keep your kids learning all summer long?  Today, July 14th is actually Summer Learning Day and since we know it can be challenging to get kids motivated to “learn” during those warm summer days when they’d rather be in the pool, we thought we’d share some great ideas for mobile games and […]

Finding Dory Movie Premiere with Nature’s Harvest Bread #NaturesHarvestBread #FindingDoryEvent


Classy Mommy teamed up with Nature’s Harvest® bread to cover all the fun and yummy healthy recipes they created to serve at Disney’s red carpet premiere of Finding Dory. Attending this event was a gigantic whirlwind! And yes the carpet was blue and complete with aquariums to theme out the evening to Finding Dory. After […]

Learn Animation for FREE with Pixar in a Box #FindingDoryEvent


Wanna be animators and fans of Pixar films will love this FREE opportunity to learn more about Animation directly from the genius team at Pixar. Pixar partnered with Khan Academy to create a plethora of online coursework in Animation that literally takes people STEP by STEP into the science and math that create animation. What […]

7 Reasons Why Visiting Discovery Cove Is Worth the Price #DiscoveryCove #TheMoms

7 Reasons Why Visiting Discovery Cove Is Worth the Price

Discovery Cove is an absolute MUST DO vacation destination. If you’ve ever considered visiting Discovery Cove but weren’t sure about what the experience would be like or if it was worth the price tag, I can tell you that we highly recommend this destination after our visit. You can check out our video adventure below […]

Create a Digital Story with Scribble Press Deluxe #ScribblePress


Hot app alert! Scribble Press  is the App for creative kids who love to use media to tell stories – and it even has cool story starters for those who might need a nudge in the creative department!  We choose to embrace technology for our kids especially when it involves learning opportunities or teachable moments […]

Join the #MiraclesFromHeaven DVD Twitter Chat Over $1000 in Prizing #giveaway 7/13 at 8pm ET

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Join hosts @ClassyMommy & @WhitneyMWS for a Twitter chat at 8 pm on Wednesday July 13th to celebrate the July 12th release of Miracles from Heaven on BLU-RAY & DVD as Jennifer Garner stars in one of her most moving roles yet in this moving true life story. We’ll be giving away 11 prize packages […]

Video Interview with the Cast of Bizaardvark #BizaardvarkEvent #Bizaardvark

Video Interview with the Cast of Bizaardvark

Have your kids discovered Bizaardvark on the Disney Channel yet? If they haven’t be sure to point them to this new show as it’s “must watch” TV in our household for tweens and totally Mom approved. I love Bizaardvark too and I’m also pining for the next episode just like my 10 year old daughter […]

Details on Swimming with Dolphins at Discovery Cove #DiscoveryCove #TheMoms

Details on Swimming with Dolphins at Discovery Cove

Last week we went to Discovery Cove in Orlando and it was INCREDIBLE! We’ve heard people RAVE about Discovery Cove but had never experienced it ourselves. Kenzie, Kyle and I had a fantastic time and the kids absolute highlight of the trip was the opportunity to swim with dolphins. And when I say swim with […]