Posts Categorized: 10.0 List

Gymnastics Meet Hairstyles: The Bun

Whose daughter is requesting an Aly Raisman bun this competition season?!? If you’re hoping to add variety to the meet-day ‘do, I’ve got your back. 16 Gymnastics Hairstyles – Buns 1. Pancaked Bun of Braids | Cute Girls Hairstyles -includes video tutorial 2. Side French Braid Bun | JEhat 3. Fan Bun | Cute Girls Hairstyles -includes video tutorial 4. French… Read more »

Fashion Find: KyBri Creations

Who’s found spooktacular gym wear this Halloween season? Minion Leotards were the thing of 2014 and Destira had gymnasts covered last Halloween. But this year, yes this year, is the year of gymnastics tank & shorts sets! GIVEAWAY – Visit Facebook to Enter Kybri Creations Halloween Line: Superheros Kybri Creations is answering the needs of my preschooler (leotards continue to… Read more »

Gym Gab Treasure Chest – Nadia: The Girl Who Couldn’t Sit Still

My daughter has a pink chest with forest animals sketched across the arched lid, protecting the contents within. The glitter- jewelry ring, drawings from a lifelong friend, several glass figurines and an additional two dozen trinkets inside enjoy “special” status; things that need guarding from careless hands. We call it her treasure box. In celebration of National Gymnastics Day, I decided to make a Gym… Read more »

(Keep It Simple) Gymnastics Party @ The Gym

At our house we host Birthday Parties every other year. That means, every other year we get to trade the invites, balloons, themed-decor, and outside venue, for a blissful, family outing to celebrate the birth of our daughter. Really, this approach would be an every-year tradition if our girls didn’t insist there was an actual “need” for friend parties. Last year, was party year. The goal?… Read more »


The fundraisers listed below require a bit more planning and man-power than the ideas shared in my EASY FUNDRAISERS FOR BOOSTER CLUBS post, but with a little creativity they can result in huge fundraising success. 1. TEAM GARAGE SALE WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THIS FUNDRAISER: A great way to get rid of unwanted things and contribute to fundraising… Read more »

Easy Fundraisers for Booster Clubs

What do leotards, eating out and wrapping paper all have in common? They’re all viable ways to raise money for competition season! Today’s post is for Gymnastics Booster Clubs who are on the hunt for ways to “raise dollars for dreams” (saying borrowed from Plum Practicewear). There are a lot of great ways to compensate for competition season… Read more »

5 Fantastic Gymnastics Books

I love books. I love gymnastics. I especially love books about gymnastics! There may not be many options when it comes to literature for your gymnastics-loving little one, but what is offered in this genre, is quality. Here are a few of my family’s favorites: Jake at Gymnastics AUTHOR: Rachel Isadora “Caldecott Honor winner Rachel Isadora’s irresistible illustrations… Read more »


It’s time for Gym Gab’s third annual 50 Gymnastics Stocking Stuffer Guide! As always, it’s filled with stocking-sized gymnastics gifts for gymnasts of all ages and abilities! So what’s new to the list? Pasta in the shape of gymnasts, the ever so popular Fitbit for an older athlete, washable tape grips, new jewelry designs and NCAA gymnastics tickets are a few… Read more »


Have your pie and eat it too – shop the Black Friday (thursday) deals at home with Amazon! Here are some of TODAY’s STEALS for your gymnast. Remember, limited quantities available so act fast! Tips: check the start times – deals are staggered. Not on sale yet? Add the item to your watch list. If the item… Read more »

Gymnastics Hairstyles for Competition Day

This week I was on the hunt for some fresh and fun gymnastics hairstyles for competition day! Thank goodness there are talented mommas sharing great hair ideas and tutorials with the less creative and capable (me)! Find the following gymnastics hairstyles below for links and youtube videos. 16 Gymnastics Hairstyles – Braids 1. Zipper Braid | Cute… Read more »

Gymnastics Medal Display Ideas

If medals are taking over your athlete’s room, or hiding in a box somewhere in the attic between baby clothes and Christmas decor, it’s time for a gymnastics medal display!     Although DIY medal displays take some work, they have the potential of holding an ever increasing amount of awards. On the other hand, purchasing… Read more »

Gymnastics Meet App

In honor of meet season I’m sharing my three favorite things about competitions and introducing you to TumbleTally – a sponsor of Gym Gab as well as a fabulous tool to assist you in your score tracking efforts this year! Three things I LOVE about Meet Season (1) Singing the National Anthem –  all too rarely do I reflect on the… Read more »