Senior Editor, Parenting. We love former First Lady Michelle Obama for oh so many reasons: her wisdom, grit, compassion, transparency, strength, true leadership skills…the list goes on. Yep, the uber-successful Obama knows how to value the opposite of success, as well as all the difficult and unglamorous steps necessary on the road to said success. The topic at hand? Starting from the bottom and getting where you want from there.
Michelle Obama Talks Raising Her Daughters to Use Their Voices: I Want Them to 'Practice Boldness'
Michelle Obama Opens Up About Her Daughters Becoming Adults While Quarantining Together
Michelle Obama is not interested in paving a path for her daughters, Sasha and Malia Obama, to follow. Instead, the former First Lady encourages her daughters to create their own journeys in life. For me, that means sticking to the basics: plenty of sleep, regular exercise, and full, healthy meals. What does wellness mean to you? Meet some of the amazing women who shared their stories with me today in Vietnam!
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Michelle Obama is opening up about watching her daughters become adults while quarantining together amid the COVID pandemic. In a new interview for People , the former First Lady shared that if it weren't for her family hunkering down at home to stay safe during the global health crisis, she would have otherwise missed out on special moments with her two daughters, Malia, 22, and Sasha, Both girls have been attending college from home, with Malia finishing her senior year at Harvard University and Sasha attending the University of Michigan. I was sort of celebrating that they were out building their lives and allowing me the emotional space to let them go. Well, they're back!
Not who I want them to be or who I wish I was at that age, but who they are, deep inside. And what felt right yesterday might not necessarily feel right today. Contact us at letters time. By Melissa Locker. Get The Brief.