Our family doesn’t often go to the movies. We tend to rent our DVDs from the local library, and as a result, we are usually way behind in seeing what everyone else has already stopped talking about.
That was the case with Hidden Figures, the Oscar-nominated film from last year. We had seen the ads and billboards around town. We had watched commercials, and we knew we were interested in seeing the movie. But that didn’t happen until just a few months ago. And now, Hidden Figures has become a new family favorite.
You can click here to read my personal essay, “Why Hidden Figures Means So Much To Our Family” recently published at MomsLA.com.