Hoda Kotb announced she is returning from maternity leave!
The Today show host revealed during a video and call-in to Tuesday’s episode that she’s coming back on Tuesday, Sept. 3. In April, Kotb and her boyfriend Joel Schiffman welcomed their second child via adoption.
“There hasn’t been a second that I haven”t loved (with the kids),” she said by phone on Today. “I loved it all. But the other big realization I had on this maternity leave is how much I love you guys.”
Kotb also took to Instagram to share the news. “Hi guys. Guess what? It’s time to get my roots done. I’m coming back to work. I’m gonna be there on September the 3rd. Right after Labor Day. You guys, I’m so excited,” she said in the video.
“I’m not going to lie, this probably has been the best summer of my entire life with these two kids, I’ve loved every second of it. But you know what else I’m going to love? Coming back to you guys,” said Kotb.