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).

This Is Where I Leave You Book Club Reading Guide #TIWILY #TIWILYbookclub and Giveaway

$25 Visa gift card giveaway! Check out our This Is Where I Leave You Book Club Reading Guide complete with thought provoking questions and conversation starters so you can discuss  Jonathan Tropper's bestseller, This Is Where I Leave You, at book club before the new movie hits theaters everywhere Read more [...]

Inexpensive Back to School Outfits for under $8 #WMTMoms

With kids growing like weeds every year, I'm constantly refreshing wardrobes each season with staples and new outfits.  I love the coordinated sets that we can snap up at Walmart for 8 year old Kenzie. For only $7.92 Walmart offers up the CUTEST sets from Faded Glory. For Kyle, I love buying the $6.97 Read more [...]

Kid Fashion: Tall Socks for the Win #WMTMoms

My 8 year old daughter has her own sense of style and she's wild about tall socks this school year. I think they're adorable and on trend so I'm all for her outfits inspired by tall socks. Even better, adding cool new socks to spruce up your child's fall wardrobe for back to school is super easy on your Read more [...]

Inflatable Bubble Bum Booster Seat Video Review

We're obsessing over the GENIUS invention of the Bubble Bums inflatable booster seats. As a Mom without a MiniVan or a 3rd row in my car,  previously before using Bubble Bums booster seat, I've been unable to participate in many carpools as my own 2 children take up the back seat and previously we couldn't Read more [...]

Win a Trip to Costa Rica from Nature’s Path EnviroKidz #EnviroTripz

Want a chance to win a trip to Costa Rica and help save Sea Turtles? Enter this fabulous giveaway from Nature's Path EnviroKidz. We love EnviroKidz from Nature's Path. Since my little boy Kyle has celiac disease and can only eat gluten free foods, their yummy cereals and snack bars are a staple Read more [...]

Simple Summer Evening Dessert Inspiration: Smore’s! #GoldEmblem

Yum! We are savoring every last second of summer. The kids may have started school but that doesn't mean we've stopped enjoying our summer evenings out on our deck cooking dinner on the grill and eating Smore's for dessert. I love stocking up on our Gold Emblem snacks and Marshmallows are a great one Read more [...]

Doh Vinci Vanity Design Studio Kit Giveaway

Win it! This brand new product from the makers of Play Doh rocks. Crafting girls will love it as my 8 year old was wild for it as you can see in our Doh Vinci video review post here. We're thrilled to be giving away the Doh Vinci Vanity Design Studio Kit to one lucky reader. Doh Vinci Vanity Design Read more [...]

Over 1000 Free Printable Coloring Pages for Kids

Who loves free printable coloring pages for kids?  Everyone loved our 500 Free Printable Disney Coloring pages, so we've rounded up another rocking list of over 1000 Free Printable Coloring Pages for Kids in addition to our original list. Everything from flowers to knights to mermaids to My Little Read more [...]

Fueling up with New Microwaveable SpaghettiOs MicrOs

Busy Moms who have kids juggling sports activities during the dinner hour will love this convenient new packaging solution from SpaghettiOs - SpaghettiOs MicrOs.  SpaghettiOs MicrOs package up a single serving size of  SpaghettiOs MicrOs into one easy to open 6 ounce container that is non metal with Read more [...]

Target Back to School Supplies

We love the back to school finds from Target. The kids especially are excited by the new YOOBI line that is always front and center in their craft aisle. YOOBI is so hip and trendy with back to school supplies in bold fun color ways. From notebooks to pencils to super cute lunch boxes, Target always Read more [...]