25 Things You Don’t Know About Me

It’s been greater than a decade since Jenna Bush Hager’s dad, former President George W. Bush, lived within the White Home, however she will nonetheless keep in mind the ghostly encounter she had.

“The White Home is haunted,” the Immediately With Hoda & Jenna cohost solely recollects to Us Weekly. “My [twin] sister [Barbara Bush] and I heard a ghost taking part in classical piano, however she appeared pleasant.”

Jenna and Barbara, 40, have been headed off to school when their dad, 76, received the 2000 presidential election and was sworn in because the forty third President of the USA in 2001. He served two consecutive phrases.

The Bush twins, as they have been recognized again then, usually made headlines for his or her fun-loving methods. “I … watched as my sister crowd-surfed at a Pearl Jam live performance,” Jenna shares with Us.

Each sisters now have households of their very own: the NBC character shares daughters Mila, 9, and Poppy, 7, and son Hal, 3, with husband Henry Hager, whereas Barbara is mother to daughter Cora, 14 months, whom she shares with husband Craig Coyne. Although the events could look totally different at present, Jenna by no means passes up a enjoyable celebration.

“I really like costume events! We used to do an Olden Instances occasion across the 4th of July, and I used to be Cleopatra and a saber-toothed tiger,” she tells Us.

Maintain scrolling to be taught extra enjoyable details concerning the Immediately anchor, together with her love for Taylor Swift, the icon she was most starstruck to satisfy and extra:

1. My present obsession is season 2 of The White Lotus!

2. My newest venture is a brand new e-book I cowrote with Daybreak, The Great World of Blue. I wrote it to empower and educate future wildlife heroes through small actions they’ll take at dwelling to assist create a cleaner world for wildlife.

3. I’ve just lately began a manufacturing firm with Common Studios to possibility books into tv reveals.

4. My best pleasure is studying. It’s a possibility to journey to locations we’ll by no means get to go to and to satisfy individuals who fill our lives with vivid colour and loopy tales.

5. I’m not an important prepare dinner, however my youngsters and husband love once I make turkey tacos!

6. I used to be most starstruck interviewing Maya Angelou in her Harlem dwelling.


Maya Angelou.
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7. The primary job I had was in highschool. I labored in a clothes retailer and was additionally a camp counselor.

8. The perfect recommendation I’ve acquired was from my mother. She all the time informed us once we have been in highschool (and worrying about excessive school-size issues) to avoid wasting our worries for large issues as a result of large issues will come.

9. My first live performance was Paul Simon’s Graceland Tour.

10. I additionally watched as my sister crowd-surfed at a Pearl Jam live performance.

11. I’ve by no means met a cheese I don’t like.

12. The White Home is haunted; my sister and I heard a ghost taking part in classical piano, however she appeared pleasant.

13. My superstar crush rising up was Eddie Vedder.

14. Once I was little, I dreamed of turning into a instructor. If I weren’t cohosting Immediately With Hoda & Jenna, that’s what I’d be doing.

15. My typical day begins round 5 a.m. I work out, [then] I begin conferences and the present is from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Within the afternoons, I’m both on shoots or engaged on our “Learn With Jenna” e book membership and manufacturing firm. I finish my days with my youngsters.

16. I all the time cry once I’m completely happy, and typically, I cry when friends on our present say one thing profound.

17. My husband proposed to me in Acadia Nationwide Park.

18. I really like costume events! We used to do an Olden Instances occasion across the 4th of July, and I used to be Cleopatra and a saber-toothed tiger.

19. My most embarrassing moments whereas filming are once I sweat by means of my shirts and should have [Today coanchor] Hoda [Kotb] blow-dry my armpits.

20. I can’t journey with out a e book. I’m all the time trying to find debut and various authors for #ReadWithJenna.

21. I really like inside design and structure.

22. I take heed to Taylor Swift regardless of how I’m feeling.

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23. Hoda is the one that makes me chortle essentially the most.

24. I rafted down the Grand Canyon as soon as for per week with my mother and camped underneath the celebrities!

25. My favourite place to journey to is Maine each summer time with my household.