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About Bicultural Familia

Bicultural Familia is a Bicultural / Latino lifestyle blog and YouTube family vlog that celebrates familia, food, culture and travel in South Texas.  The blog follows the day-to-day life of couple, Ricardo and Chantilly Patiño, and their two adorable kids, Lilyana (9) and Antonio (3).

Bicultural Familia is based in Harlingen, TX, which is about 30 minutes from the U.S. / Mexican Border and the Gulf of Mexico, an area known for gorgeous weather, palm trees and delicious Tex-Mex food!  It’s also a well-known travel destination, just minutes from the tropical paradise of South Padre Island and a short drive away from a popular cruise ship port in Galveston, Texas.

About Chantilly Patiño

The blog is written and managed by Chantilly Patiño, a Lifestyle Blogger and YouTuber, who’s writing and commentary has been featured on sites such as BlogHer, Fox News Latino, News Taco, Spanglish Baby, and MomsRising.  Through her blog, she has worked with top tier brands such as Hyundai, Britax USA and Cheerios.

Chantilly has appeared as a speaker and moderator at Hispanicize on the topics of multicultural blogging and blogging for a cause, and has presented an Influencer Bootcamp with SCORE Corpus Christi.  She has been named as a Top Latina Blogger in the nation by LATISM (Latinos in Social Media), and attended an exclusive retreat at The White House in 2012 to discuss the topics most affecting U.S. Latinos.  Chantilly is also the Founder of the Multicultural Bloggers and YouTube Familia influencer networks, where she helps rising influencers to leverage their brands for success in blogging and social media.

Ways We Can Work Together

We want to partner with relevant brands to produce engaging, high-quality content for our audience and search engines.  If you’re interested in partnering with us, please reach out to discuss potential sponsored content and campaigns.  Email:

Types of Sponsored Opportunities:

  • Blog posts – family, food, culture, travel
  • YouTube – family vlogs, travel, recipes, reviews
  • Instagram – photos, videos, stories
  • Facebook – posts, photos, videos
  • Twitter – sponsored tweets
  • Twitter parties – planning, co-host recruitment, marketing, etc.
  • Reviews – tech, auto, hotel, travel
  • Giveaways – books, apparel, gifts, etc.
  • Representation at conferences and events

We love creating unique blog, video and social media content and are always looking for fresh ideas and new products to share with our audience.  If you’re interested in partnering with us, please reach out to discuss potential campaigns.

We are always looking for opportunities to visit new places and do things together as a family.  Whether a local cultural festival or travel destination, we’ll help you document and promote your upcoming event.

We attend a few social events each year to connect with other bloggers, attend educational sessions and represent brands.  Some of our favorites are Hispanicize Texas, SXSW, VidCon, Playlist Live, Hispanicize, Blogalicious and BlogHer.

We love to share great products and services with our audience.  Kid-friendly and family-friendly products for review are always welcome.  There is no fee for reviews and giveaways.  Please note, we will only share products and services with our audience that we love and think our audience would enjoy.  If you think your product is a good fit, please email us.

Our YouTube channel has already received over 58K views and one of our videos (Mexican Ice Cream Truck) has more than 38K views.  In addition to our family YouTube channel (BiculturalFamilia), our daughter Lilyana also has her own YouTube channel (lilclickTV) where she reviews games, toys, snacks and kid fashion.  Please contact us if you have an item you would like to feature.

Recent Examples of Sponsored Content:

 new 2018 hyundai sonata 

Sample Video Content

About Our Audience

Our audience is made up of bicultural families, moms, and individuals in metro areas with large Latino populations, including New York, Los Angeles, San Antonio, Houston and Chicago.

Below is a recent sample of our audience demographics:

Learn more about our audience on Social Bluebook

Social Media & Stats

Editorial Focus

On Bicultural Familia, we share select topics with our audience.  We focus primarily on video content, but also create campaigns that include our blog and social media channels.

Some examples of topics we discuss may include:

  • Tex-Mex food and culture
  • Family travel, Texas travel
  • Cultural events, food events and festivals
  • Photography, video and family memories
  • Tech for families and bloggers
  • Latino / multiracial-themed toys and apparel
  • Toys and video games (ages 3-10)
  • Bicultural / bilingual parenting
  • Tips and tools for busy families
  • Local Harlingen festivals and events
  • Gluten-free, dairy-free, low-carb foods
  • Subscription boxes with global foods or items

To submit submit a partnership idea or request more information, please email us at  You may also use the contact form below.

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