today Co-host Hoda Kotb gives an update on how life has been post-split from ex-fiancé Joel Schiffman, how they cope with co-parenting their two daughters, Haley and Hope.
Hoda Kotb has announced her split from fiance Joel Schiffman
“He’ll have a Saturday, and I’ll do a Sunday. We switch every week,” said Hoda people Magazine for the publication’s new family issue, which she appears on the cover alongside her daughters. “He’ll take the girls and do some fun stuff, and I’ll have some quiet time. It’s a healthy mix, and the kids love it.”
After being together since 2013 and engaged 2019—Hoda confirmed the news of her and Joel’s split NBC 31 January episode of morning show. But there’s definitely no bad blood between them, as he said people Part of what makes their co-parenting arrangement work so well is the open communication with each other (and some help from their two nannies).
“‘Does it work for you? Do you need me to change it?’ We’re very open about fixing things so that everyone’s needs are met,” shared the 58-year-old. “He’s a great dad—but I also know I’m on the right track.”
Family means “everything” to the TV personality, as she never expected to be a mother at this stage in life, especially after battling breast cancer in 2007. Her fertility is affected.