"Here's the thing, you know when you are keeping something so close to the vest? "It's been almost two years, so we were like: ' Why not? " After gushing about his "physique," she added: "I feel some relief!" PHOTOS: Talk show controversies Despite the secrecy, the couple have actually gone public before.She was previously hitched to University of New Orleans tennis coach co-stars on-air. "She's a [Valentine's Day] baby, so she's a little nugget..."I do have something to tell you," she said while calling into the hit morning show on Tuesday, Feb. "But, you know what, how about this — instead of telling you, I'm going to show you something. " As the first photo of Hoda holding her adorable infant daughter flashed across the screen she exclaimed, "It's a baby girl! She is the love of my life." "This little girl Haley is the luckiest girl," chimed in.The sweet pics, however, were actually shot back in 2013.PHOTOS: Hottest celebrity bikini bodies Kotb, 50, seemed thrilled to open up about Schiffman, but perhaps not as much as guest co-host Billy Bush. "Hoda, I am here on the day that you've been outed." Kotb blushed about the photos, even sharing another on her phone.Later, she had a relationship with lawyer Jay Blumenkopf. Caption: Hoda Kotb with then boyfriend, Jay Blumenkopf.
It's a little odd."Odd or not, Kotb also said she's "excited" to live with Schiffman, particularly after they "looked at the place and had the tape measure and were picturing us together—like in the apartment." Of course, cohabitating could test the boundaries of their relationship. "You know, it's not going to be easy for poor Joel."In January, Kotb told E!Though she has always been very open about her affairs, the reason she split up with her ex-husband has never be revealed by her.Caption: Hoda Kotb and her ex-husband Burzis Kanga After having the divorce, She underwent reconstructive surgery for the damage done by mastectomy in March 2007.PHOTOS: Talk show controversies and feuds "Here's the thing, you know when you are keeping something so close to the vest? "It's been almost two years, so we were like: ' Why not? show star revealed Hoda is planning to marry her boyfriend, Joel Schiffman, now that she's adopted her daughter, Haley.