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Pieces of Belmar: A Film to Inspire Gratitude for the Holidays

Imagine if this holiday season, you didn’t have your home—the place where you string up lights and decorations, pull out the tree ornaments, and enjoy delicious family dinners—to return to. Imagine if this year you spent the holidays in a motel after your family’s house was destroyed in a hurricane. In Zach Morrison’s short film, Pieces of Belmar, this picture is a reality for one family. The short film follows a young woman named Alyssa whose family has lost their home to Hurricane Sandy, the storm that ripped through New Jersey in 2012. As she journeys through her Jersey Shore town, Alyssa learns that home can hold a different meaning after tragedy strikes. Pieces of Belmar reminds us that we often forget how lucky we are to have our family, friends, and a place to come home to for the holidays. We take the little things for granted: having a Christmas tree, hanging ornaments every year, and keeping our belongings secured. Sometimes it’s only when you lose these things that you realize how much they …

Cozy Lounging!

Who said  you can’t look fashionable yet still feel comfortable while lounging? Well we certainly didn’t! If you’re at home studying, watching a movie or just hanging out with the family, you can still look put together and effortless all at once. A simple tank top that you can easily layer with a t-shirt, a cardigan or just wear it alone. Cardigans are probably one of the most versatile pieces of clothing that’s ever been invented. You can dress it up, dress it down, or, in our case, dress it “local”. These shorts come in many prints, but we thought this one is the cutest! Flowers will be one of the biggest prints this spring, so start stocking up on these sassy and girly prints. Here is something to keep you warm. These are super soft and cozy, you won’t ever want to take them off …ever! And here are some extras, in case you were looking for something a little more fancy to add to your lounge wardrobe. That’s it, you’re all set for a …