Haile Thomas, 12, drizzles Honey-Kissed Green Goddess Dressing on her healthy Heirloom Tomato, Cucumber and Avocado Stacks - her answer to the bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich.
EDITOR'S NOTE: Tucson's Haile Thomas, 12, offers a healthy, kid-friendly recipe this week.
While the rest of Tucson sixth-grader Haile Thomas' classmates have to crack open the books to learn about history, she will get to experience it firsthand.
Local students benefit from coat donations
President Obama talks to Haile Thomas of Tucson during first lady Michelle Obama's Kids' State Dinner. Obama said Monday that he's usually invited to state dinners, but he "had to crash" this one.
Haile's quinoa, black bean and corn salad, as prepared and plated in the White House kitchen.
Haile Thomas, was one of 54 pint-sized chefs invited to the White House's first Kids' State Dinner hosted by Michelle Obama on Monday.
In the past year, Haile Thomas has met First Lady Michelle Obama, delivered the keynote speech for a national group dedicated to ending childhood obesity, launched a website to inspire young girls to live a healthy lifestyle, helped revamp the kids menu at Acacia and spearheaded an April 21 …