Saturday, May 01, 2010

Michelle Obama Says Staff Shouldn't Spoil Daughters

First Lady Michelle Obama wants to make sure daughters Sasha and Malia don't turn out to be spoiled brats. She recently told USA Weekend Magazine that she wants the girls to be self-reliant and not depend on the staff. "You've got a lot of people who are willing to help and to make life easy," she said. "We have to just make sure that people aren't walking in behind them doing things they should be doing for themselves..."

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

The First Lady On Finding Work-Life Balance

This afternoon at the White House Forum on Workplace Flexibility, Michelle Obama revealed her own concerns and frustrations being a working wife and mother before her family moved to Washington. "While I did the best that I could at work and at home, I felt like I wasn't keeping up with either one of them enough," the First Lady confessed. White House correspondent Cynthia Gordy takes us through the all-day event that focused on solutions for parents trying to meet the demands of contemporary living. Read More: Michelle Obama's Inaugural Gown Makes HistoryMichelle Obama at the Governor's Ball

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Michelle Obama Heading To Mexico Next Month

First Lady Michelle Obama heads to Mexico next month for her first solo official trip since President Obama took office. She will visit Mexico City to build on a meeting she had with Mexican first lady Margarita Zavala de Calderon in February. On the agenda will be "issues of education and economic advancement of both countries." said an official White House statement. Here's to us wishing the First Lady a fantastic trip and giving the people of Mexico a chance to understand firsthand why we adore her so. Read More: 40 Things We Love About Michelle ObamaFirst Lady to America's Youth: Let's Move Office Obsession: Michelle Obama's Bob

Monday, February 22, 2010

Michelle Obama At The Governor's Ball

Michelle Obama and her husband President Barack Obama hosted the annual Governor's Ball last night. Before the gala, she gave a group of students from Washington D.C.'s Miner Elementary School special access to the Governor's Ball talent preview. Read More: First Lady Diary PhotosMichelle Obama to Appear on Fox News this WeekendMichelle Obama on Larry King LiveMichelle Obama's Popularity Trumps Other First Ladies'