Tag: FLOTUS

Michelle Obama moves to empower the world one girl at a time

A woman walks in a library

First Lady Michelle Obama is making a name for herself by making sporadic cameos at female empowerment events. Recently, she made an appearance at a leadership summit hosted by UN Foundation for the campaign recognized as Girl Up.   The campaign promotes the idea of “leading global community of passionate advocates changing policies and raising… Read More

FLOTUS Fashion: Top 5 Michelle Obama Styles

The whole world took notice of Michelle Obama in 2008 when she became the First Lady of the United States. She also made history by becoming the first black woman to occupy this position. She captivated our hearts not only with her intelligence, elegance, and beauty but also with her impeccable sense of style.  … Read More

FDA Proposes Big Changes To Nutrition Labels In 20 Years

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is planning to make several changes to nutrition facts labels on consumer packaged foods and beverages. This will be the first major makeover to nutrition labels since 1994 when the FDA started requiring them. The update was unveiled on Thursday by the Obama Administration Officials at a White House… Read More

Africa’s Position In The Fashion World

  In 2009, the world took notice of African fashion when ARISE Magazine was launched in London. Over the years, the magazine has hosted many fashion weeks in Nigeria, New York and London. African Fashion International, the leading fashion authority in Africa has also hosted many fashion weeks across Africa and has provided a platform… Read More

Living Healthy in an 8-5 World: #LetsMove with First Lady Michelle Obama

First Lady Michelle Obama and students in White House Kitchen Garden, May 2013.

  First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated the fourth anniversary of her “Let’s Move” exercise and nutrition campaign on the “Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon on Thursday night. She even took part in a comedy sketch with Fallon and actor Will Ferrell.   (Related: Get First Lady Michelle Obama’s Look On ‘The Tonight Show’)   The… Read More