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Game Changing Maternity Swimsuits by Albion Fit

We often get asked if we carry maternity friendly swimsuits. Well for all you cute soon to be mommies...the answer is YES! Here are a few swims that will flatter you AND grow with that adorable baby bump. The best part is, you can wear them before, during and after pregnancy! We design our swim and fitness wear with women in mind and the journeys their bodies take. Keep on scrolling for a list of our top 8 swimsuits for pregnancy and pictures of other moms-to-be flaunting their swimmers and bellies! 1. THE WEEKENDER ONE PIECE   This best-seller has earned its right as an Albion favorite. The nautical stripes and high neckline alone are reason enough to buy... but...

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TASTY TUESDAY: Coconut and Chocolate Dipped Oranges

As we say goodbye to a season of holiday treats, we're welcoming new sweet cravings to help us push through winter and roll right into spring! This week we teamed up with Allyson of Reclaiming Yesterday to share her Coconut Butter and Chocolate Dipped Oranges recipe, perfect for a quick snack or party treat. THEY ARE AS TASTY AS CAN BE, FRIENDS. Just whip and dip your way into warmer days and grab yourself a new swimsuit while you're at it ;). The Cove is a personal favorite from our new resort swim collection.  Give @reclaimingyesterday a follow and be on the lookout for her next delicious recipe. Ingredients 6-8 Mandarin oranges 3 tablespoons coconut oil, melted  2.5 tablespoons cacao powder (unsweetened)  ½ tablespoon honey  Coarse sea salt  About...

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Watercolor Cookie Tutorial

Our NEW watercolor Muse Leggings and Exhale Bra have us feeling inspired in the sweetest way! In honor of this fun fitness launch, we teamed up with Jennifer of Sweet Marie's to teach us how to watercolor paint cookies. Yes, that's a thing! Jennifer's creative eye takes our purple and pink hues and brings them to life in an innovative and edible way. ;) Can you think of anything better than meshing food and art?? Try this step by step watercolor tutorial and see what kind of Muse textures you come up with. Follow @sweetmariesbakery for more watercolor ideas and so much more! ITEMS NEEDED:  Iced Cookies-Fondant or Royal Icing Toothpicks  Clear Extract- Vanilla, Almond or your favorite flavor  Gel Food Coloring Plastic Painting Pallet from the craft store or...

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TASTY TUESDAY: Nutella Hot Cocoa

We're celebrating the new year in a winter wonderland! This means snuggling up by the fire wearing buttery soft black joggers and a cup of hot cocoa. Just when you thought there's nothing better than this, we're adding your favorite chocolate spread to that cocoa, also known as NUTELLA! We teamed up with our new friend MaryAnn of The Beach House Kitchen, to share her delicious Nutella Hot Cocoa recipe to warm you up. Just top it off with some toasted marshmallows and call it a snow day! Keep scrolling to find this easy recipe and let us know what you think.  Follow @thebeachhousekitchen to see more delicious recipe ideas! Ingredients 1 cup milk 1/2 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup Nutella 1 Tbsp. finely chopped bittersweet chocolate mini marshmallows Directions In...

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TASTY TUESDAY: Mini Chicken Pot Pies

These chilly winter days have us craving two things, the perfect sweatpants and a COZY HOT MEAL! Thankfully our friend Kelsey of The Farmer's Daughter had an answer to our cold weather craving... CHICKEN POT PIE. She has shared her secrets with us on how to make MINI homemade pot pies in MUFFIN TINS, a great solution to feeding a family or group this wintry season!  Give this recipe a try and let us know how your mini pies turn out!  Want to know Kelsey's next homemade creation? Follow her on Instagram @kelsey_thefarmersdaughter  Ingredients 1 lb pie dough 1 cup milk chicken soup concentrate (ex. Better than Bouillon) 1/2 medium onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 2 tablespoons flour 1 large carrot, chopped 1/2 cup broccoli,...

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