Honor A Mom: Tuesday
Besides being the wife of the United States of America's 44th President and having 2 daughters of her own, Michelle Obama is a huge advocate...especially on Childhood Obesity.
And political views aside I think we can all agree that her "Let's Move" campaign is a long time coming and a top priority for all families.....as well as a good ol'.....FANTASTIC idea!
Her efforts in the fight against childhood obesity is why we honor Mrs. Michelle Obama this week for Mother's Day.
What is "Let's Move"?
"is a campaign to end childhood obesity in the United States. The campaign was started by First Lady Michelle Obama. The initiative has the initially stated goal of "solving the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation so that children born today will reach adulthood at a healthy weight." Wikipedia "Let's Move"
Let's Move's Four Key Components:
- Making Healthy Choices
- Healthier Food in School
- Access to Healthy Affordable Food
- Increasing Physical Activity and Education
How to portion control in a kid friendly way with "MyPlate"
She also made a very special appearance on The Biggest Loser, worked out with the biggest loser and their families and issued a challenge to all Americans.
Why is all this important? Here's the facts...
"Obesity by the numbers
~Love a mom whos trying to keep ALL our kiddos healthy~
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