The 49-year-old First Lady shows off her toned arms in a Reed Krakoff dress for the Annie Leibovitz cover shoot while chatting with the magazine about her husband President Barack Obama and their two daughters, Malia, 14, and Sasha, 11.
"Our job is, first and foremost, to make sure our family is whole. You know, we have small kids; they're growing every day," Mrs. Obama explains. "But I think we were both pretty straightforward when we said, 'Our No. 1 priority is making sure that our family is whole.'"
The added stress of living in the White House takes its toll on the mind, and she said, "The stresses and the pressures of this job are so real that when you get a minute, you want to give that extra energy to your 14- and 11-year-old."
In regards to her hubby, Michelle said, “I think we are accountable to each other for being who we are." President Obama also chimed in to add, "We're a team."
Michelle continued to praise the 51-year-old President, and added, "Well, patience ...