"We weren't exactly sure about the name," Jenna said when she called in to TODAY to chat about Hal a few days after he was born. "Then his big sisters called him 'Hal-pal,' and we thought, 'This is just perfect.'"Jenna called Hal a "beautiful, funny little man," and clearly his big sisters can't get enough of his cuteness, either.When they met their brother at the hospital for the first time , Poppy asked, "When are we taking him home?"
Hal and Hoda Kotb's daughter Haley Joy are also already the best of friends. A few days after he was born, Hoda brought her oldest child to meet baby Hal .Haley Joy, who became a big sister to Hope Catherine in April , knew exactly what to do, as she smiled and cradled the newborn.Little Hal is already surrounded by so much love!
Positive, or authoritative, parents value mutual respect and being a good listener.