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How many children does Elisabeth Hasselbeck have? Host returns to The View

Amber Peake August 4, 2022
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This week Elisabeth Hasselbeck returned to The View for its 25th season, and some are now curious to know more about her family life and children.

In honor of the talk show’s 25th season, Hasselbeck joined The View table as she promoted her latest children’s book that she wrote with her kids.

The former co-host wasted no time in tackling big topics as she and the panel discussed reproductive rights amid the recent overturning of Roe V Wade.

Following her return to the talk show, some are curious to know more about Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s children and family. Let’s take a look…

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Elisabeth Hasselbeck is mom to her three children

The TV personality is a mother of three to her two sons, Taylor and Isaiah and daughter Grace. 

Elisabeth Hasselbeck shares her three children with her husband of two decades, Tim, who is a former NFL quarterback turned sports analyst.  

The couple first crossed paths at college and later wed in 2002. They welcomed their eldest child daughter Grace just three years later. 

Son Taylor followed in 2007 with the couple expanding their family once again two years later following the birth of their youngest son Isaiah. 

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Hasselbeck stepped away from Fox & Friends to spend more time with family

Since first appearing on screen in 2001, she took part in the reality show Survivor: Australian Outback and then went on to join The View as co-host in 2003. 

Hasselbeck co-hosted part of the talk show for a decade, during which she welcomed her three children. In 2013, she moved on to host as part of Fox & Friends, but two years later, she revealed she was stepping down. 

While announcing the news to viewers on the show, the TV host explained that she had decided to leave her role in order to spend more time with her family and children. 

While reflecting on her decision to step down, she said she was at a point in life where she felt her children needed the “best” of her and not the “rest” of her. Hasselbeck continued: “I’m going to spend this time with the kids in the mornings. Start their day off right.”

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TV host and family relocated to Nashville in 2016

A year after Hasselbeck left her role at Fox & Friends in 2015, she and her family moved to Tennessee. 

As explained in an interview with The Tennessean in 2019, Hasselbeck fell for Nashville after hosting a Christian music award show in the city. 

Following the gig, the TV host realized she and her family belonged there, and in the same interview, while reflecting on Nashville, Hasselbeck described it as her “soulmate city”.

The TV personality also discussed her move while appearing as a guest on Fox & Friends the same year, as she admitted Nashville had been good to her and her family.

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Express.co.uk. Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.