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Friday, January 31, 2014

Fabulous Friday Fun

I am Officially Signed up for my Groove Instructor Training in March, and I am so Excited. !!!!!

Happy Friday

Greetings and Happy Friday 

I needed at Little Sun in my Day so here a picture that I took in Florida, 

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Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

New Shoes #Asics

Just had to share my New Running Shoes, So far they have been used exclusively on the treadmill, because lets be honest the weather here is just been **COLD** #puremichigan. I am loving how they Fit and Feel so far and as a bonus I am loving the color. 

This Mornings workout was at 10 Minute warm up on the elliptical just get going and then 20 min HIIT on the Treadmill followed by some weights. 

Have a Great Day In the Arctic Vortex

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Monday, January 27, 2014


Snow Day......... Monday

Good Morning, 

I hope that your Monday is off to a great start so far. I started my morning with and hour of cardio going back and forth in 10 minutes intervals between the treadmill and the elliptical. Then I decided that it wasn't worth the hassle of getting into work today, so I am working from home today. 

This is how we are feeling about all the snow right now !!!

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Thursday, January 23, 2014

Enjoy Today......Even with all the Snow

Don't Forget tonight we have Sasha Sandor-Fitness 
7:00 Noordeloos CRC, 
Don't worry you will warm up fast once we get going  
Hope to see many of you there.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Florida Trip


Wake up!!!  Our flight left Bright and Early out of GRR , 5:45 AM yikes, had to de-Ice in GRR made it to Detroit Missed out Connection to Fort Meyers so we had to wait for the next flight which was at 10:00. Made to Fort Meyers Air Port at 1:30 PM. Time for some R&R. First things first get settled in and a walk on the the board walk by the Condo. My Grand Parents Condo area has great walking paths and an awesome board walk.

These Orchids were sitting on the picnic table on the porch by my Grand Parents
- I thought they were real at First. 

 Flower in our bedroom- My Grandma is so sweet


My morning started out with the great 4.5 mile run on the trails around the condo it was a bit fresh outside but it felt good, still a lot warmer then was it was in MI. Then It was time to get cleaned up and head out for the day. We had Break Fast at First Watch, I had a Egg white and Turkey omelet and Mom and Grandma had the fruit crapes. The Napkins were at First Watch were all wrapped with funny little quotes, I liked the "I love you more then Bacon" the best. 

Got in a few Push Ups to after my run :) 

Next we we were off to Water Side Mall for some shopping. Nordstroms, Banana Republic, Lululemon oh the fun we had shopping. Let me tell you... I did pretty well on our little shopping excursion :) 

Before Dinner we did manage to get in some beach time with a little bike ride to the beach and walk along the shore.

For Dinner we went out to the California Pizza Kitchen at the Coconut Point Mall, with Linda and Jana neighbors of my Grandparents. It was a great time. I had the white corn guacamole, I know ... we went to a pizza place and I didn't even get pizza. 


For my morning run I decided that I was going to go to Barefoot beach, the run turned out to be a little be a little bit longer then I though at 7 miles. It was an eventful run for me as on the way there I tripped on the side walk and scrapped up my knee pretty good plus a big hole in my brand new Nike running capri's. 

Once I got back from that eventful run and got cleaned up, we found out that the car had a dead battery so we had breakfast at the condo and then waited for Jana to get out of work at noon. We had a great lunch with Linda and Jana at the Turtle Club 

View at the Turtle Club

Salmon Salad- This was Seriously the best salmon I have ever had 

After Lunch was Trader Joe's and then Pedicures, Then by the time dinner rolled around we were not very hungry so we went to orange leaf for a little fro-yo.

Got Riley Some Trader Joes Dog Treats

Red Wine From Trader Joe's- This Wine is Wonderful !!!

 Pedicures- Now my Toes feel Pretty 


The Bike Ride...... No Run this morning because we were going on a pretty good bike ride. It turned out the be a nice 25 mile round trip ride, we breakfast at the First Watch in Naples. After that we were kind of tired so we spent the after noon lounging by the pool reading magazines, books and getting some sun. 

I also made this fun little Aloe Vera Oj  mix and put it in Fancy Glass just for the Fun of it. :) It was a yummy little drink and good for you. 


I opted not to run the Naples 1/2 Marathon, and went on a nice 10 mile run with my Mom she biked along, we went to the Vanderbilt beach which was 5 miles down wanders the beach for a little bit and then back. While were were walking on the beach we saw this cute little lab puppy that was being trained as a service dog and the gentleman that was training him was having him do all sorts of commands, it was impressive make our Riley look like crazy wild dog because she doesn't listen very well. We Spent the rest of the day lounging at the beach and at the pool getting some more sun. 


I had time for a nice 4.5 mile run and breakfast. Then it was time to head on home to MI. All out flights went smoothly on the way home. Welcome to MI It was 10 degrees and snowing when we landed in GRR. It was a great little vacation to Florida a nice break from the busyness of of life at home. 

Lots of Stuff

So I still have to share about Florida and some fun pictures but.... I will have to write that post later tonight so for today

Here is 1 Quick Pic from my Vacation, I think I fell in Love with Orchids while I was there this time they are kind of enchanting
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Don't Forget 
Thursday we have Sasha Sandor Fitness at 7:00 at Noordeloos CRC

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

GH, Fro You, Sleepy Puppy

Sleepy Puppy Dog

Fro Yo at the Wild Blue in Grand Haven


Grand Haven Pier/Beach in the winter !!

The Pier was covered in Ice and the Ice Bergs are pretty cool out there right now 

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Monday, January 13, 2014

It's HERE !!!!!

My Certified Personal Trainer Stuff is here !!!  I cant wait to start Studying 

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Muskegon Winter Sports

Muskegon Winter Sports Complex

Do you enjoy winters in Michigan ? They you need to check out the Muskegon Winter Sports Complex, you can cross country ski, snow shoes, ice skate, and try out their winter luge. The Luge is 1 or 4 in the United States, how cool is that. The day that we visited the park it was too warm for the luge and the ice skating but I can wait to go back and try out the ice skating and the luge

More Info Here

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Muskegon Beach

Since it was too warm for the winter sports at the Muskegon Winter Sports Complex on our way back we stopped at the Muskegon beach to check out the lake. We got some great pictures of the snow and ice starting to build up on Lake Michigan. 

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Updated Fit by Nature Schedule

Fit By Nature Winter 2014
Mondays, 7:00 - 7:45pm (cost $35)

January 13      Sanctuary Woods – 66th and 32nd street on Holland’s Southside
January 20     Stu Visser Trail – Ottawa Beach Rd.  just before Beechwood Church
January 27     Kollen Park  -  Park near Boatwerks
February 3     Tunnel Park – Lakeshore Dr.
February 10     Helder Trails – Park off Quincy in the trail parking lot
February 17  Mt. Pisgah – Holland State Park – park near the coast guard station

February 24 Window on the Waterfront – Columbia and 5th St.   (Let’s hang at the Curragh afterwards!)

Friday, January 10, 2014

Groove 2014

Groove 2014 was Awesome- We Moved and Danced and Laughed and just had a TON of fun last night. 

Have you ever Grooved ? 

Check Out Michigan Grooves

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Come Visit us at our next work out January 23 ( had to skip a week going on vacation) 
We will welcome Sasha Sandor Fitness to Fit Night 

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

2014 Fit Night

Check out the Live workout Calendar for a List of workouts that you can attend 
Love to Move MI

Also Check out S&S Fitness Right in Zeeland +S&S Fitness 
S&S Fitness

9-  7:00 PM Groove with Heather
*****Last years Groove Posts

16- No Fit Night I will be out of Town ( Florida Bound) 

23-7:00 PM- Sasha Sandor

30-7:00 PM- Sherry Velthouse

** We will have guest instructors, who will be sharing their fun workouts this month, I will update the list as I get them Scheduled

6-7:00 PM-

13-7:00 PM- Rebekah Brown

20-7:00 PM-

27-7:00 PM-

Saturday, January 4, 2014

Fit By Nature Winter 2014

I absolutely love going to fit by nature classes partly because I get to lead them sometimes but mostly because it is a great opportunity to get outside and get some fresh air discover new places/parks and chat with friends. 

Fit By Nature Winter 2014

Mondays, 7:00 - 7:45pm (cost $40)
You can attend randomly for $7 a class, just let me know if you want to remain on the reminder list!  YES, let's find ways to really enjoy this winter we are given!!!

January 6       Sanctuary Woods – 66th and 32nd street on Holland’s Southside-
Cancelled Due to Weather

January 13     Stu Visser Trail – Ottawa Beach Rd.  just before Beechwood Church
January 20     Kollen Park  -  Park near Boatwerks
January 27     Tunnel Park – Lakeshore Dr.
February 3     Helder Trails – Park off Quincy in the trail parking lot
February 10   Mt. Pisgah – Holland State Park – park near the coast guard station
February 17   TBA
February 24   Window on the Waterfront – Columbia and 5th St.   (Let’s hang at the Curragh afterwards!)

Upper Lake Macatawa Area


My sister and I very much enjoy our little hiking adventures. This adventure took us to the Upper Macatawa Natural Area. The parking lot was plowed out but the trails are not groomed, so wear good snow boots if you decide to check it out.

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Find More Info about this Park here