Michelle Obama Stays in Hawaii--as Barack, Daughters Head Back to D.C.

By the Associated Press | January 5, 2014 | 10:34 AM EST

President Barack Obama waves as he boards Air Force One at Honolulu Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, in Honolulu, Saturday, Jan.<pp_img type=

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — The 15-day Hawaiian holiday vacation is over for President Barack Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia.

The president and his daughters arrived back at the White House on Sunday morning after an overnight flight.

Michelle Obama is staying behind on the islands as a birthday present from her husband.

Obama, daughters depart Hawaii after vacation