To mentally prepare herself for the gruelling task Nicole spent a few weeks in Milan, Italy, stocking up on carbohydrates in the form of pasta and pizza.
The star showed off some of her best meals on Instagram, including this tomato spaghetti dish (above) and a parma ham thin crust pizza (below).
We have to avert our eyes now...all this Italian food is making us want to storm Pizza Express.
Are you an Italian obsessive like Nicole?
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