Former first lady Michelle Obama has launched a new cooking show on Netflix meant specifically for children, starring puppets. In other words, Michelle seems to be continuing her mission of encouraging children to eat healthier, but in a much different way than before.
New Netflix Cooking Show for Children, ‘Waffles + Mochi!’, Starring Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama shared a tweet on Tuesday announcing that on March 16, her new show on Netflix called Waffles + Mochi! will premiere. She wrote, “I’m excited for families and children everywhere to join us on our adventures as we discover, cook, and eat delicious food from all over the world.”
The series is described by Netflix as “the culinary adventure of a lifetime,” where characters seek out ingredients from all over the world while aboard a magical shopping cart.
“Whether they’re picking potatoes in the Andes of Peru, sampling spices in Italy, or making miso in Japan, these curious explorers uncover the wonder of food and discover every meal is a chance to make new friends,” said Netflix.