Jillian Michaels is a married woman!
“I do”, former “Biggest Loser” trainer and Deshanna Marie Minuto said during a private ceremony in Namibia. People report.
48 year old fitness instructor made big announcement on her instagramSaying “I do” to 37-year-old Minuto, saying it was “an honor” and “adventure”, in an intimate ceremony led by the Himba people.
“Finding you…my person…and fleeing Africa together has been one of the most magical and transformative chapters of my life,” Michaels said with photos from her big day.
A special thanks to Susan Neva, the team at Wilderness Safari, and the Himba people at Alluring Africa, who helped us celebrate our union in style, adding, “We’ll be in these for the rest of our lives.” Will cherish the experiences.”
Before moving to Africa, the newlyweds legally married on July 11 in a Miami courthouse.
Although the pair are already officially married, Michaels says they are planning “an official wedding ceremony” to celebrate the wedding with friends and family in Venice, Italy, in June 2023.
The reality star questioned Minuto in November 2021 with a 7-carat emerald-cut diamond.
At the time of their engagement, Michaels said of his now wife that he had checked all the boxes.
“Deshna is ‘all things’ – beautiful, smart, funny, creative, quirky, passionate… I can go on and on down the list of adjectives,” she said. People, “Those characteristics clearly draw you to someone. But it’s the quality of his character that makes you think, ‘Thank God for this person lying next to me’ every night when you fall asleep.”
The pair first began dating in 2018, shortly after the “Slim for Life” writer ended his previous engagement with Heidi Rhodes after nearly a decade.
Michaels and Rhodes have two children together: daughter Lukencia, 11, and son Phoenix, 9.