What Makes Mi Familia Happy Looks a Bit Different These Days #BigHero6Sweeps

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and Disney Studios. However, all opinions expressed are my own.

What makes mi familia happy these days looks a bit different than just a few short years ago. As my boys discover how they prefer to spend their time, I realize it’s part of this parenting journey – I’m guessing what parents who have older kids already know. A few years ago, my boys were playing more sports on the weekends. Lately, they’ve opted for all-things-STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) events. I’m cool with whatever makes them happy.

We recently took a trip to Johnson City to attend the opening of the Science Mill Museum. The boys had a great time! They were engaged in the exhibits and were happy that there were outdoor exhibits too! Rocket launching outside?! That makes a little boy happy!

 

 

 

What makes them happier than STEM events on the weekend? STEM events on the weekend with a favorite tia! My sister invited us to the school STEM fair where she was displaying the DaVinci Robot that is used in the operating room where she is the lead nurse. We didn’t tell them that their tia would be there and they were super surprised and happy to see her and her robot!

DaVinci Surgical Robot at CTMC QueMeansWhat

It’s no secret that I’m a huge advocate for STEM education. While I seek out events that we can attend as families to engage my sons’ interest in science, I’m grateful for movies like BIG HERO 6 which also promotes STEM education for young kids. Letting the kids see how cool STEM can be, creates an excitement to learn more! If you didn’t catch the movie in theaters, it’s now available now on Disney Movies Anywhere, and on Blu-ray Feb 24.

BigHero6 BluRay DVD Available Feb 24th QueMeansWhat

#BigHero6Sweeps on Instagram and Twitter

Queridos, I invite you to participate in the #BigHero6Sweeps 7-day Photo Challenge for an opportunity to win great Disney Store gift cards and prizes including a $500 Disney Store gift card and Big Hero 6 Blu-ray Combo pack! Share your photos following the campaign theme ‘Happiness & Health to Live a Better Life Every Day’ between February 22 – 28th. If you share, please tag me, too, so I can see your photos on Instagram @QueMeansWhat and be sure to use hashtag #BigHeroSweeps.

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Also, I’ll be on a Twitter party on February 24 from 9-10 PM EST for the #BigHero6Sweeps Living a Happier, Healthier and Better Life Sweepstakes. JOIN me and LATINA MOM BLOGGERS  for another opportunity to win great Disney Store gift cards and prizes. Follow me on Twitter @QueMeansWhat!

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The prize was provided by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and I have been paid to blog and promote the film. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures is not a sponsor, administrator, or involved in any other way with this giveaway. All opinions expressed in the post are my own.

Melanie Mendez-Gonzales

Original content creator for ¿Qué Means What? Texas Latina mom blogger celebrating culture in education, entertainment and family life.

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