Nina is gracing the cover of the November cover of Self Magazine! We added 3 photos from the photoshoot! She looks gorgeous! Check them out!
Six-pack abs? Not me.
“I have a flat tummy, but I’m not rock hard. If I’m going to be in a bikini, I’ll train more and skip desserts for a couple of weeks. But usually, I work out to feel good. Exercising gives me endorphins and energy. I do it four days a week. I Spin with Candice Accola and Claire Holt from the show. Running is my solo time; working my muscles outside in fresh air is therapeutic. Starving to be skinny isn’t my thing. When I don’t eat, it affects my mood! On-set, I fuel up with small meals and I’m always grabbing high-protein snacks, like almonds. Chai lattes with espresso also keep me going.
I want to keep growing, so I make vision boards that say things like, ‘Learn. Excel. Succeed.’
“Using my imagination, spelling out what I want to achieve and creating a reminder of those things helps me move forward. Remembering my roots matters to me. We were on a tight budget growing up, and my parents gave so much to get me where I am. Now, at Christmas, I rent a house in the Rockies and take my family snowboarding.”
Photoshoots > Pictorials > B Watts 2012