An Ivy League graduate, she built a successful career, first as a lawyer, and then in the private sector, which she maintained throughout her husband’s early political career.
Concerned about the effect the campaign would have on their young daugthers, Michelle was initially reluctant to support the idea of her husband’s run for the presidency.
Although Fraser’s modest pay as a city-pump operator led to cramped living in their South Shore bungalow, the Robinsons were a close-knit family, with Michelle and older brother Craig pushed to excel in school.
Both children skipped the second grade, and Michelle was later chosen for a gifted-student program that enabled her to take French and advanced biology courses. Young Magnet High School, Michelle became student council treasurer and a member of the National Honor Society before graduating as class salutatorian in 1981.
All seemed well in the beginning, and they were described as a natural fit.I think he's a little insane to think this, but between you and me - he might be a little right. Which is why it is key to have an easy and delicious side dish in your Thanksgiving arsenal.These vanilla whipped sweet potatoes are an elegant side dish, despite their inability to be photogenic.You see my dear husband thinks that with us hosting our first Thanksgiving at our house I may have a tendency to go a bit overboard.Maybe not plan my time too well, or make a proper oven schedule, and maybe try to experiment a bit too much.