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).

2017 Mazda CX-5 AWD Video Review #DriveMazda @MazdaUSA

2017 Mazda CX-5 AWD Video Review

Our family was wild about our recent test drive – check out the scoop in our 2017 Mazda CX-5 AWD Video Review and Photos to hear all about this awesome family car that is super affordable too. Hooray! A few weeks ago we hit the road in brand new 2017 Mazda CX-5, a compact SUV […]

Inspiration: 25 Best 100 Days of School Project Ideas

25 Best 100 Days of School Project Ideas

It’s that time of year when kids across America from 3 – 13 will be scrambling with their Moms and Dads to create a fun and hopefully EASY 100 Days of School Project. Depending on your child’s assignment or enthusiasm, the effort you put into the 100 days of school project can range from minimal […]

Free Paddington Printable Coloring Pages #Paddington2 Hits Theaters TODAY & Enter our $50 Visa Gift Card & Paddington Bear #Giveaway #AD

Free Paddington Printable Coloring Pages

This post is in partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures.  Yay! We’ve got some Free Paddington Printable Coloring Pages and a terrific giveaway to celebrate Paddington 2 hitting theaters today Friday January 12th. Who else absolutely adores Paddington? Paddington 2 is “Certified Fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes too! My family and I are super excited to see Paddington 2 – we […]

Balancing Work, Family and Fun with On-Cor’s Easy Meal Options #CountOnCor #OvenTimeTips #ad

Snickers Popcorn Recipe

With the start of the New Year, my resolution is to FOCUS on all areas of my life. And that means not wasting time, but instead being more organized to be efficient in all that I do so I can maximize my time both in my career ventures and my family fun. This means I’m […]

My Parenting Mantra and Easy Ways to Save Big #MembersMarkMoments

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Sponsored post by Mirum. All opinions are my own. “The days are long but the years are short.” I love this quote as it captures parenthood perfectly. It’s kind of my Mama motto! Being a Mom can be tough on a day to day basis, but it’s a joyous adventure that speeds by way too fast […]

Gift Idea for Family Fun: LaserX for Laser Tag at Home! #LaserX @LaserX_game


It can be tough coming up with gift ideas for boys, teens and gifts that work for the entire family – girls, boys, teenagers and even the parents. Enter LaserX. Who doesn’t love the idea of Laser Tag at home? You can play inside in the dark or outdoors in the backyard – even on […]

Join the #EurekaClean Floor Rover Twitter Party TODAY at 2pm ET with @ClassyMommy & @EurekaClean


Hope you can pop by our Twitter chat today with @EurekaClean to talk about holiday cleaning tips and their brand new Floor Rover vacuum. I’m obsessed with this new vacuum – it is AMAZING and only $169 so I’m so excited to host this party and giveaway one of these beauties and lots of gift […]

Holiday Guy Gift Ideas & Stocking Stuffers: Gifts with Swagger from @OldSpice and a Giveaway

Snickers Popcorn

This post is sponsored by Old Spice. As always, all thoughts and opinions are our own.  Finding gifts for your guy can be a challenge! Every guy LOVES and basically needs the classics like anti-perspirants, shower gear, and hair stylers so these make the PERFECT stocking stuffers. Give the gift of great hair and a […]

Eureka Floor Rover Video Review and Demo #EurekaClean $50 Gift Card & Vacuum #Giveaway @EurekaClean

Eureka Floor Rover Video Review and Demo

Check out the scoop on Eureka’s brand new most powerful vacuum ever in our Eureka Floor Rover Video Review and demo below. I’m obsessing over this fabulous vacuum. The Eureka Floor Rover fits all my criteria for a great vacuum with it’s fantastic function, style and value. Functionally, the swivel steering, ability to go from carpet […]

Homemade Puffy Paint Winter Crafts

How to Make Homemade Puffy Paint with Shaving Cream and Glue

The weather outside is freezing and we’ve been having snow days galore. It’s actually too cold to even play in the snow at 10 degrees with wind chills below zero so we’ve been crafting up a storm indoors. I’m a fan of shaving cream activities for all seasons as the texture is always captivating for […]