Although Michelle Obama spends much of the year touting healthy living and eating, she told the Today show last week that for Christmas dinner, she might let herself slip a bit. The meal that her family eats on Christmas in Hawaii is very traditional -- and traditionally calorie-rich.
From the Huffington Post Black Voices :
"There's turkey, there’s string beans and stuffing, a little mac and cheese," Mrs. Obama said about the menu. "This is the time when I throw 'Let's Move' out the window for a moment, and get that mac and cheese."
"Everybody deserves their mac and cheese."
The president, who has a not-so-secret  pie obsession, will of course have his favorite dessert to end the meal -- and cap off a tough but triumphant year.
Read more at HuffPost Black Voices .