Madelia Girl At White House 09 Jul 13

A 9-year-old girl from Madelia is having lunch at the White House today (TUE). Junior chef Kaitlyn Kirchner is among the winners of a contest put on by First Lady Michelle Obama that challenged kids between the ages of 8 to 12 to create healthy lunchtime recipes. Kaitlyn came up with a garden stir fry featuring vegetables she and her family grow in their garden. She says that she’s been cooking since she was little, and enjoys eating healthy meals. She’s says that she’s thrilled to have lunch with Mrs. Obama.