How does a commander in chief unwind after a hard’s day of work? When asked in a recent interview with BBC what he likes to do after a hard’s day of work, President Barack Obama replied, “Well, nothing is better at pulling you out of your world than having a couple of children. So I’ve got a 10-year-old and a seven-year-old, and they’re planning pool parties and talking about homework and trying to figure out how to get the dog back on the leash and –”
He added, “I mean, one of the huge benefits of being President is I now have this nice home office, and I go upstairs and I can have dinner with my family just about every night, and they can travel with me when they’re able. And so we’ve got, I think, a very good deal, and I’m grateful that I’ve got such a wonderful wife and kids. That’s my main form of relaxation.”
In other news, Malia, Sasha Obama, and First Lady Obama will be flying to France on Friday to join President Obama for a family weekend in Paris, a White House official said on Wednesday.