• CrossFit


    Hi all! A big thank you to Tina for allowing me to share my story on CNC. I’ve been reading CNC for yeaaars and am glad to have the opportunity to take over for a bit! A little background: My name is Gabby and I blog over at Gabby’s Gluten-Free. I live in Virginia, am […]


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    I’ve received a lot of questions over the past several months about what I wore to work out, so I thought I’d write a post about the exercise gear that got me through my pregnancy. I ended up buying a few key pieces, but I really did my best not to spend too much money on […]


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    Week 38 marked the end of my “regular” workouts. I stopped CrossFit and will likely just take long walks with Murphy and maybe do some easy basement workouts until Baby H. arrives. I’m large and in charge and my usual exercise routine is just too much, and I’m more than happy to give my body […]


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    Last night, I had my final CrossFit class until after Baby H. arrives. It was definitely bittersweet. Obviously, I need to give my body a break and rest up for labor, but, man, it was sad saying goodbye to my favorite workout and my favorite people. As Greg Glassman (the founder of CrossFit) once said, “Woodstock […]



    Things are definitely starting to come to an end with regard to my regular workouts. My body is telling me to take it down a notch and my usual activities just make me so tired nowadays. I still managed to get in a few good workouts this week, but, overall, I didn’t really have the drive […]


    Quick disclaimer: I am not a doctor or medical professional of any kind. If you have specific questions about exercising while pregnant, please consult your doctor. This post is based on my own personal experience with morning sickness and working out during my pregnancy. I’ve been getting a ton of questions about working out during my […]


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    Somehow, my big ol’ belly and I are still working out! CrossFit has gotten quite a bit more exhausting this past week, but I am still trucking along with my workouts. I mostly feel pretty good,  but, on occasion, I find myself really huffing and puffing to get though exercises that I normally wouldn’t have too much trouble with—even […]