Mrs. Obama, who said that she never had a vegetable garden before, said the idea for it came from her experiences as a working mother trying to feed her daughters, Malia and Sasha, a good diet. Eating out three times a week, ordering a pizza, having a sandwich for dinner took it’s toll. The children’s pediatrician told her she needed to be thinking about nutrition.
"It’s [sic] toll"… really? In the New York Times? I assumed those folks weren’t allowed to use computerized spell-checkers for exactly this reason.