Carolyn Kaster, Associated Press

After seeing four years of President Barack Obama in political action it's hard to remember that he has a personal life too. The following photos show a side of Obama that is rarely seen. Don't forget to also see the Deseret News' compilation of Governor Mitt Romney's softer side.

Remembers the fallen service members
Carolyn Kaster, Associated Press

April 2012, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama visit Warriors Walk at Fort Stewart, Ga.

This was before speaking to troops, veterans and military families at the Third Infantry Division Headquarters.

Warriors Walk pays tribute to the 441 fallen service members who have died in Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom and Operation New Dawn while assigned or attached to the 3rd Infantry Division or Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield.

Each fallen service member is honored with a plaque and an Eastern Redbud tree.

Watches college basketball
Stuart Johnson, Deseret News

March 2012, Obama and Dave Cameron, Prime Minister of Great Britain (right) react to the Mississippi Valley verses Western Kentucky game.

Mississippi Valley lost to Western Kentucky by one point.

The three-point basket would have tied the game.

NCAA First Four tournament at the University of Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio.

Paints walls as a service project
Haraz N. Ghanbari, Associated Press

Jan. 2012, Obama and daughter Malia participate in a community service project in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. at the Browne Education Campus in Washington.

Comes home from vacation
Haraz N. Ghanbari, Associated Press

Jan. 2012, the Obama family arrive on the South Lawn of the White House.

The first family was returning from their family vacation to Hawaii.

Loves children
Carolyn Kaster, Associated Press

Dec. 2011, Obama gets a mouth and face full of fingers from Cooper Wall Wagner, 8 months, while posing for a photo with Cooper and his parents, Captain Greg and Meredith Wagner.

He was visiting members of the military during Christmas dinner at Anderson Hall on Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe, Hawaii.

Attends Christmas service
Carolyn Kaster, Associated Press

Dec. 2011, the Obama family arrive to attend Christmas service at the Kaneohe Bay Chapel on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, in Kaneohe, Hawaii.

Shops for candy
Susan Walsh, Associated Press

Oct. 2011, President Barack Obama shops for candy at Mast General Store in Boone, N.C.

Obama was on a three-day bus tour promoting the American Jobs Act.

Attends church
Carolyn Kaster, Associated Press

July 2011, Obama walks with his family to St. John's Church, in Washington.

Cheers on riders
Evan Vucci, Associated Press

May 2011, President Barack Obama cheers on riders during an event to welcome the Wounded Warrior Project, at the White House.

Attends bookstores
Carolyn Kaster, Associated Press

Aug. 2010, he waves to a gathered crowd while leaving the Bunch of Grapes book store in Vineyard Haven, Mass.

Obama is shown with his daughters Malia Obama and Sasha Obama.

Orders ice cream
Susan Walsh, Associated Press

Aug. 2010, Obama, first lady Michelle and their daughter Sasha stop for ice cream before departing Panama City Beach, Fla.

They traveled to meet with local business owners and officials and to encourage Americans to travel to the Gulf Coast beaches.

Photo courtesy of: Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images

August 2010, Obama and daughter, Sasha, swim at Alligator Point in Panama City Beach, Florida.

Plays miniature golf
Susan Walsh, Associated Press

August 2010, he and his wife Michelle react as their daughter Sasha gets a hole-in-one on the first hole as they play minature golf at Pirate's Island Golf in Panama City Beach, Fla.

Goes hiking
Charles Dharapak, Associated Press

July 2010, the Obama family visit Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Maine.

Goes sightseeing
Photo courtesy of: Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images

July 2010, the Obama family visit Bass Harbor Head Light lighthouse during the first family's weekend vacation in Bar Harbor, Maine.

Eats at Five Guys Burgers and Fries
Gerald Herbert, Associated Press

May 2009, he orders a hamburger at the Five Guys Burgers and Fries in Washington.

Loves hamburgers
Charles Dharapak, Associated Press

June 2010, President Barack Obama and Russia's President Dmitry Medvedev, left, eat burgers as they make an unscheduled visit to Ray's Hell Burger in Arlington, Va.

Visits his daughter's school
Charles Dharapak, Associated Press

June 2010, Obama and his wife walk at Sidwell Friends school, in Bethesda, Md., where their daughter Sasha attends.

Goes on walks with family
Evan Vucci, Associated Press

May 2010, President Barack Obama, center, takes a walk with his family in his neighborhood in Chicago.

With Obama are the first family's dog Bo, Obama's daughter Malia Obama, Obama, his mother-in-law Mirian Robinson, and his younger daughter Sasha Obama.

See Mitt Romney's list too
LM Otero, Associated Press

Don't forget to see Deseret News' compilation of
Governor Mitt Romney's softer side.