Celebrity·Posted on Feb 21, 2017Hoda Kotb Is Now A Mom To Baby Haley JoySurprise!by Whitney JeffersonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Hoda Kotb has been known to post an inspirational quote or two to her Instagram account. Instagram: @https://www.instagram.com/hodakotb/?hl=en But when she didn't appear on the TODAY show for over a week and was posting ~cryptic messages~, fans started to wonder what was really up. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @hodakotb Like this one from a week ago. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @hodakotb And this one from early this morning. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @hodakotb So in an effort to dispel rumors, Hoda called in to the TODAY Show and set the record straight. TODAY @TODAYshow WATCH: “You were made to be a mom.” @kathielgifford told @hodakotb https://t.co/UJom0hKR2O 01:25 PM - 21 Feb 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite As it turns out, she adopted a baby girl! View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @hodakotb She proclaimed on air, “She’s a Valentine’s baby. She is the love of my life.” Later on, she sent this sweet tweet: Hoda Kotb @hodakotb Be still my heart. My prayers have been answered #HaleyJoy and as a friend said today-- she is "right on time" ❤ 04:36 PM - 21 Feb 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite Congrats, Mama Hoda! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NBC / giphy.com We need more baby photos, STAT!