Parenting is a demanding experience at the best of times, but it can become particularly stressful if you're essentially on call every day. And as families find themselves stuck at home, they now find themselves without the reprieve of school that would normally allow them to see dealing with the energy of kids as a team effort.
And for those who are working from home with young children in the house, it can feel a lot like doing two jobs at once. And even two jobs that you may love can still feel like a lot in circumstances like that.
Former President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama are well aware of that reality, so they're taking part in a kind of story time for the nation in the full video.