Thank you for the birthday wishes and for the greatest gift of all: the opportunity to serve as your First Lady. –mo courtesy of youtube/TheHuffingtonPost

Michelle Obama’s time as our First Lady includes a gargantuan amount of unforgettable moments. From her picture perfect PDA with POTUS to the “Let’s Move” Campaign and entertaining TV appearances, FLOTUS’ icon status has been solidified in just eight short years. Of course, her reign has also included countless hair moments that have not only matched […]

Michelle Obama gave her final White House remarks in an emotional speech Friday, thanking her supporters and saying, “being your first lady has been the greatest honor of my life and I hope I’ve made you proud.” “I want our young people to know that they matter, that they belong,” Obama said, her voice breaking […]

First lady Michelle Obama tells Oprah Winfrey that this past election was “painful.” Mrs. Obama sat down with Winfrey at the White House for an hourlong special that was broadcast Monday on CBS. On the topic of the recent campaign she said: “This past election was challenging for me as a citizen to watch and […]

In a joint interview with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for this week’s People cover story, FLOTUS breaks her silence on President-elect Donald Trump’s victory, and what she did immediately after it happened. “I went to bed. I don’t like to watch the political discourse; I never have,” Obama tells People, adding […]

First Lady Michelle Obama tells Erica Campbell & GRIFF what she’s not looking forward to leaving behind when her time in the White House comes to a close. She also explains what she is looking forward to in the next phase of her life, and why you shouldn’t expect her fabulous sense of style to […]

Michelle Obama wore Gilan hoop earrings while speaking to students during a Grammy Museum musical workshop in the State Dining Room of the White House on October 21, 2016 in Washington, D.C The family story and its love affair with luxury begins in the town of Gilan, where four generations ago, the great- great- great grandmother of the […]

First lady Michelle Obamahas emerged as perhaps the most effective Donald Trumpcritic in the Democrats’ lineup, and she’s done it without ever uttering two key words: Donald Trump. In her six campaign trail speeches for Hillary Clinton, the first lady has never said the Republican nominee’s name. She’s talked about “this candidate” and dedicated much […]

Pick your jaws up off the floor and then grab the tissues, people. It’s Michelle Obama’s final state dinner, and she looks absolutely radiant in a shimmering rose gold chainmail gown by Atelier Versace. We have tried to not cry because it’s over but smile because it happened for weeks. But between Monday’s epic T Magazine salute […]

getty images: First Lady Michelle Obama said Thursday that Republican nominee Donald Trump bragging on a 2005 tape about his fame allowing him to “do anything to women” shook her to the core. Speaking at a campaign rally in New Hampshire for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, Mrs. Obama called the comments “shocking and demeaning.” She […]

First lady Michelle Obama will mark International Day of the Girl on Oct. 11 by Skyping with girls around the world about education challenges in their lives. The event is sponsored by Glamour magazine’s The Girl Project, which offers education help to more than 50 million girls worldwide. Obama will be joined from the Newseum […]

photo The White House: “The stigma around talking about mental health and getting help for it just doesn’t make any sense,” First Lady Michelle Obama said in an interview in the October issue of Prevention magazine. “This is an issue that affects us all.” The First Lady is right. How many times have members of […]