Family Well-Being Guide

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Holistic Well-Being, Family Finances, Mental Health, Professional Development, Estate Planning, and more!

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The Handlery Union Square Hotel is the perfect hotel for those who want to feel the heartbeat of the city at their doorsteps. Quintessentially San Francisco with the historic Powell Street Cable Car around the corner as well as vibrant theaters, restaurants, and fabulous shopping on every street! As California’s oldest family-owned and operated Hotel, it is our mission to have our guests feel like one of the family. Let us be your family’s home away from home and be sure to bring your swimsuit so you can cool off in our outdoor heated pool!

Family Bonding

The Return of the Family Vacation
family game night
Unplug as a Family with These Kid-Approved Games
The Importance of Mental Breaks for the Whole Family
The Importance of Family Storytelling
how to speak respectively to our children, mom kneeling down to interact with her toddler
The Way We Speak To Our Kids Matters
packing cubes
The Secret to Staying Organized on Family Vacation

Household Harmony

How to Talk to Your Children about Cannabis
Top Tips for Organizing Your Family
Everything You Need to Know About Fire Safety in Your Own Home
Family Wellness Tips for Poison Prevention at Home
family evacuation plans
Is Your Family Ready to Evacuate in the Event of an Emergency?
12 Ways to Minimize Your Family’s Plastic Footprint & Save Our Oceans

The Hoppy & Poppie PinkCheeks® books and toys are a line of educational products designed to set young children on a solid learning path toward high emotional intelligence (EI/EQ), which is exactly what children and parents need to thrive. The toys, books, and activities teach babies, toddlers, and preschoolers skills in key areas including emotional and body self-awareness, emotion vocabulary, empathy, compassion, and many more. The really good news is that this process for learning EQ fundamentals can begin as early as infancy and parents learn and benefit too! With the fun and engaging  Hoppy & Poppie PinkCheeks books and toys, parents role model high emotional intelligence for their newborn or toddler during interactive play.

Relaxation / Self-Care

Creating an Ideal Space for Yoga
Mom Burnout
Why Dads Love Yoga
8 Must-have Self-Care Products for This Spring
Normalizing the Need for Moms to Get Away
A Collective Exhale. Time to Breathe.

Raising Well-Adjusted Kids

What is Toxic Masculinity? Asking for a Mom Raising Boys (Me)
Pride Means Celebrating all Families with Kindness, Love and Compassion
Better than Good Enough, A Parenting Book for the Rest of Us
A Mother and Daughter’s Journey Away from Self-Harm Toward a Life Possible
How The Pandemic Affects Teen Mental Health & Addiction | Signs Your Teen Has An Issue & Tips For How To Talk To Them
having an only child
Raising Good Humans
toddler and mom
How to Talk to Young Kids About the Coronavirus
Having Tough Conversations on Violence and Safety with Our Children

Wellness Aides

Not SO Scary Board Book, Hoppy & Poppie PinkCheeks Plush and EQ Wristband Combo-Educational Tools for Building Emotional Intelligence (EQ) for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers Ages 10m+

The Mindful Kids Activity Book

FAMtastic: Our Memory Book

Kids Conversation Starter Little Talk Deck by BestSelf

Finance & Estate Planning

Estate Planning Advice for the sandwich generation
Your Parents’ Estate Plan and Its Impact on You
Money Matters for Your Family
young couple meets with an attorney to set up their Living Trust
Why You Probably Need a Trust (Even Though You’re Not Rich)
Being CFO of Your Family
term life insurance considerations after becoming parents
Making Sense of Life Insurance
How Life Insurance Can Protect Your Family and Build Your Wealth

Marriage / Divorce

Reuniting and Healing Families Following Divorce
Tips for Co-Parenting
mom making cash with focus groups
Suddenly a Single Mom
Dear Husband: I See You Every Day, But I Miss You
How My Husband and I Set Limits on His Video Game Use
custody arrangements
Calling It Quits: My Advice on Separation and Moving
Get PAID to Run Your Mouth About Things You Love

Women in Business

Celebrating Women Owned Businesses in the Bay Area

The Privilege of Being a Working Mom During the Pandemic

Wardrobe Staples for SF Working Moms

Top 5 Lessons Learned From Being a Mom in Tech

Dressing for Work When You’re Pregnant

maternity leave
A Letter to My Baby at the End of My Maternity Leave

working mom
Travel for Work: Getting Over the Anxiety of Being Away from My Family

Star Jones Shares Her View on Women Finding Professional Success

travel for work as a parent
Inserting Fun Into Work Travel – It’s All About the Little Things


What to Know about Starting a Non-profit

nurse entrepreneur
From Nurse to Entrepreneur

starting a business
How to Start a Business as a Mom

making it work as a mother and entrepreneur
How Mompreneurs Can Take Action Towards a More Balanced Life

Black History Month: Robin Wilson, Entrepreneur

Job / Career

sahm return to work
The Ultimate Resource List for SAHMs Looking to Re-enter the Workforce

part time jobs for moms
The Siren Call of the Part-Time Job

working mom running a race
Is It Time for a Career Change, Mama?

flexible jobs for moms
Flexible, High-Demand Careers for Moms Who Want More Time at Home

I Deserve to Be Here: Standing Strong in the Workplace

Tough Transition into Tech Careers for Moms

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