Sasha, Malia Dish on White House Christmas
Obamas tell kid patients of 26 trees; 'presents not under each one'
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 23, 2009 8:29 AM CST
First lady Michelle Obama, left, with daughters, Malia and Sasha, answers questions from children during a visit to the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2009.   (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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(Newser) – The first family—minus the president, but plus the first dog—talked about their first White House Christmas yesterday, but Michelle Obama wouldn’t spill any secrets on what’s waiting for Barack under the tree. Malia told patients at the Children’s National Medical Center about the 26 trees decorating her new home, but clarified that, “Unfortunately we don't get presents under every tree,” People reports.

Meanwhile, Sasha dished on how this year’s holidays will be different: Thanks to Air Force One, “It will be easier to get on an airplane,” she said.