Hoda Kotb Reacts to 6-Year-Old Daughter’s Crop Top Request

Hoda Kotb Reacts to Her 6-Year-Old Daughter Haley Request to Wear a Crop Top: 'We're Not Doing That'

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Hoda Kotb drew a line after 6-year-old daughter Haley requested to put on a crop prime.

The Right this moment with Hoda & Jenna, cohost, 58, revealed throughout the Monday, June 12, episode that her eldest baby just lately requested about sporting a stomach shirt. “So Haley desires to put on a midriff. She requested me a few midriff,” Kotb instructed her coanchor Jenna Bush Hager.

“She was strolling down the road and he or she goes, ‘Hello mother,’ and he or she pulled [her shirt] up midway. I am going, ‘What are you doing?’ She’s like, ‘Nothing,’ and he or she’s guffawing out of her thoughts,” Kotb defined.

Bush Hager, 41, prompt that maybe she wished to repeat the developments of teenage style, however Kotb stated her daughter doesn’t know any teenage women to see the model.

“It’s bizarre! You need your children to really feel good in your personal pores and skin — however isn’t {that a} bizarre factor?” Kotb stated. “I stated, ‘No. No, we’re not doing that.’”

The Oklahoma native — who adopted Haley in addition to Hope, 3, with ex-fiancé Joel Schiffman — shared that she struggles with when to present her little lady independence.

Hoda Kotb Reacts to Her 6-Year-Old Daughter Haley Request to Wear a Crop Top: 'We're Not Doing That'
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“I typically wrestle with making your child in cost or in management after which saying no,” she defined. “We all the time do the, ‘Would you like blueberries or raspberries? Do you need to put on pink or crimson? You decide! See, you possibly can select! See you’ve got some management!’ Then I’m wondering, what are we doing? Though that’s what parenting is now, generally you marvel when you’ve got one alternative … generally it has gotta be no, don’t you assume?”

Kotb has been open about elevating her youngsters and attempting to present them robust values. The NBC persona completely instructed Us Weekly final yr that she’s elevating her daughters to do good on the planet and present kindness to others.

“I all the time say I need my children to be pleased and of service — these two issues … I need my children to understand that there’s such an exquisite feeling while you hand somebody one thing … someone who doesn’t have one thing,” Kotb completely instructed Us in December 2022 amid the vacation season.

She added, “I’m actually proud as a result of we had dinner final evening collectively, we had a date and my daughter, she stated, ‘Hey Mother, can we pay for that desk over there?’ And we checked out this desk and he or she goes, ‘However we don’t inform ’em proper?’ I am going, ‘We don’t inform ’em.’ So she picked the desk, she did it herself. It had nothing to do with me. So, I used to be pondering that I wanna begin constructing on that extra with them and that the vacations are the proper time.”