Gentle, Manly – Shifting The Male Stereotype

Phrases like “men don’t cry” and “men are tough” are commonplace in our society. Generally speaking, we haven’t created a safe space for men to openly be sensitive or affectionate and especially when it comes to interacting with one another. Gentle, Manly aims to question this norm and offer an opportunity for dialogue in our Read more about Gentle, Manly – Shifting The Male Stereotype[…]

Laughter Yoga Featured in the Orlando Sentinel

Orlando Sentinel reporters Ryan and Sarah, came out to our Laughter Yoga workshop last Sunday. They created a beautiful story and video featuring our laughter yoga teacher, Victoria Dym. The Laughter Yoga workshop is all about utilizing fake laughter to unleash true joy and endorphins! Check out the full story and video here! News, insights Read more about Laughter Yoga Featured in the Orlando Sentinel[…]

Life Design: Happy Answers Need Creative Direction

We recently listened to a super exciting episode of The Hidden Brain, “Getting Unstuck” . We don’t know our future. We can see our challenges the way designers have been solving ‘problems’ for years—creativity, wayfinding, and improvisation. “Once you realize none of us know the future, we’re making it up as we go along, so let’s Read more about Life Design: Happy Answers Need Creative Direction[…]

Introducing the Elar Institute Blog!

Here, you will find a collection of writings, art and media recommendations all focused on what we would love to see more of in the world. A variety of passionate authors will be featured as they share the best of what they’ve encountered in the areas of human development, social science and creative expression. News, insights Read more about Introducing the Elar Institute Blog![…]