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President Barack Obama, accompanied by first lady Michelle Obama, speaks during Kids' "State Dinner," hosted by Mrs. Obama, Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, in the East Room of the White House in Washington (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

President Barack Obama, accompanied by first lady Michelle Obama, speaks during Kids' "State Dinner," hosted by Mrs. Obama, Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, in the East Room of the White House in Washington (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

First lady hosts kids' 'state dinner'

At the first ever White House

"kids state dinner," first lady Michelle Obama told America's top

junior chefs Aug. 20 that the dishes they cooked up are proving that fun

eating can be "healthy and tasty at the same time."