Meet Inspiring Single Mom and Fitness Model Nichola Smiles
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Nichola Smiles has really does have something to smile about! After she discovered she had become a single mom at just 15, she didn’t want to become a statistic. See how this inspiring mom overcame it all to graduate from college and eventually take charge of her health and become a fitness model.
Nichola Smiles is a mom to a teenage boy named Joshua. She’s also a bikini and fitness competitor, a group exercise instructor, and a personal trainer. She seems like most committed fitness gurus, but Nichola’s motivation started long before her health and nutrition became a life goal.
“I found out I was pregnant when I was 15 years old. I knew my life was going to change. I knew I completely devastated my parents. I was a straight-A student. I did play sports, and I just happened to get caught up and got pregnant,” Nichola says.
“Education was a big thing in my family, but [my parents] didn’t want a baby to change my life. They didn’t want me to be a teen statistic parent where I’ll be a high school dropout working odd jobs trying to take care of my son,” she says.Your Read More Link Text