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First lady brightens up the White House garden

Michelle Obama continued her streak of cute play clothes while hosting a White House Kitchen Garden event for school kids and the Girl Scouts on Monday, as part of her "Let's Move!" initiative.Clad in a bright melon-colored shirt, black capris and light blue sneakers, Michelle rolled up her cardigan sleeves and showed the youngsters how to plant for the spring. As expected, our first lady isn’t

Michelle Obama continued her streak of cute play clothes while hosting a White House Kitchen Garden event for school kids and the Girl Scouts on Monday, as part of her "Let's Move!" initiative.

Clad in a bright melon-colored shirt, black capris and light blue sneakers, Michelle rolled up her cardigan sleeves and showed the youngsters how to plant for the spring. As expected, our first lady isn’t afraid to get touchy with some dirt.

How did the troop perform? They got two thumbs from Michelle. (It's no fist bump, but it'll do.)

Fan of Michelle's cute bright sneakers? We rounded up a few colorful favorites for the season:

Nike trainer

$116 - asos.com


H&M flat sneaker

$12 - hm.com


Supra shoes

$120 - suprafootwear.com


Green shoes

$65 - jildorshoes.com


NIKE pink sneaker

$50 - dsw.com


Club shoes

$55 - dsw.com


Rina Raphael is a TODAY.com editor who has a lone houseplant named Lily van der Woodsen.

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