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Posted byon March 18, 2012 at 8:56 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama last week joined Olympic athletes and local school children for a mini-Olympic Games. But the day wasn't all about medals -- the kids learned that participating in sports is about learning new skills, getting stronger and faster and more agile.
Posted byon March 8, 2012 at 1:12 PM EDT
As the USDA marks "What's On My Plate Day", we take a look back at Elmo's visit to the White House kitchen where he learned how to build a healthy and tasty MyPlate lunch
Posted byon March 1, 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT
This year's theme is “Let's Go, Let's Play, Let's Move” and we are inviting families from across the country to join the First Family on the South Lawn for games, stories, singing, dancing and, of course, the traditional egg roll
Posted byon February 13, 2012 at 7:33 PM EDT
Max Finberg, Director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, writes on the First Lady's Let's Move! video challenge to faith-based and community groups.
Posted byon February 13, 2012 at 12:02 PM EDT
In an op-ed published today, the First Lady talks about the progress Let's Move has made in its first two years
Posted byon February 10, 2012 at 4:38 PM EDT
A quick look at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon February 10, 2012 at 12:33 AM EDT
First stop was Iowa, where the Governor proclaimed February 9 "Let's Move Day"
Posted byon February 9, 2012 at 12:15 PM EDT
Let’s Move! in Indian Country brings together federal agencies, local communities, nonprofits, corporate partners, and tribes to end the epidemic of childhood obesity in Indian Country within a generation by creating a healthy start on life for children; ensuring families access to healthy, affordable, traditional foods; and increasing opportunities for physical activity.
Posted byon February 8, 2012 at 1:45 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama is going on the road to celebrate the second anniversary of the initiative. She will meet with some of the many Americans who have embraced the principles of Let's Move! and are making a difference in the lives of our children.
Posted byon January 25, 2012 at 5:23 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack introduced new USDA standards that will lead to more fruit and vegetables and less fat in meals served in cafeterias across the country