As she transitions into her role as First Lady, we are eager to watch
and report on all things Michelle Obama. What issues will she focus on? How will she ease her daughters into life in the White House? And what about the
First Granny? Shari MacDonald Strong, editor of The Maternal is Political and a senior editor at Literary Mama along with Kuae Mattox, Emmy nominated journalist, former editor-in-chief of Black Family Today and National Director of Media Relations for Mocha Moms will keep you posted on all things Michelle Obama.
I have to admit. It’s hard for me to stomach another article about Michelle Obama’s clothing, let alone an entire book. I’m always the one who tells friends to “give it a rest” when they start the conversation with “Did you see what she wore?" I have implored folks to elevate the discussion to reflect more of her substance. more
Communities In Schools welcomed First Lady Michelle Obama to Ferebee Hope Elementary School in Washington, D.C. Wednesday. She spoke to the kids about the importance of reading, the books they had read recently, and answered their questions about what it is like to be First Lady. Most importantly, she advised the students, "Never quit." more
A celebrity isn't a celebrity until he or she has made an appearance on Sesame Street, or at least that's what the kids think. more
The First Lady will welcome children of Executive Office employees at the White House’s annual Take Your Child to Work Day. Mrs. Obama will host this event in the East Room where she will give brief remarks and take questions from the audience. more