Natalia Cooper insists that she has left the show Today to take care of her son Ezra

Ex-Today presenter Natalia Cooper insists that she left the show to focus on her son Ezra … and NOT as part of the shake-up that deterred Karl Stefanovic

Natalia Cooper has claimed that her decision to leave the Today show is not linked to the shake-up there is Karl Stefanovic, Sylvia Jeffreys and Tim Gilbert fired.

The 35-year-old, who gave birth to son Ezra in January, decided during her maternity leave that she would not return as the show's weather presenter.

& # 39; We were discussing it last year and with a baby it would probably not work with all the traveling and craziness of a job that is on the move a lot & # 39 ;, she told Stellar Magazine.

Her choice: Natalia Cooper has claimed that her decision to leave the Today show is not linked to the shake-up in which Karl Stefanovic, Sylvia Jeffreys and Tim Gilbert were shot

Her choice: Natalia Cooper has claimed that her decision to leave the Today show is not linked to the shake-up in which Karl Stefanovic, Sylvia Jeffreys and Tim Gilbert were shot

Natalia added: & # 39;It was definitely time to change something. I have always laid down my identity in what I do for my work. But now my identity is shifting and that's OK. & # 39;

She said she has the full support of her musician husband Carl Fox by saying goodbye to the wake-up missions at 2 o'clock.

Natalia and Carl welcomed their son Ezra on January 28 and announced the exciting news with an Instagram snap of their newborn wrapped in a hospital blanket.

& # 39; It's a boy! Our beautiful son was born late on Monday evening. (28.01.19), & # 39; wrote Natalia.

Family: The 35-year-old, who gave birth to son Ezra in January, decided during her maternity leave that she would not return as the show's weather presenter. Depicted with husband Carl Fox

Family: The 35-year-old, who gave birth to son Ezra in January, decided during her maternity leave that she would not return as the show's weather presenter. Depicted with husband Carl Fox

Family: The 35-year-old, who gave birth to son Ezra in January, decided during her maternity leave that she would not return as the show's weather presenter. Depicted with husband Carl Fox

New look: the Today show Karl (L) has been replaced by Deborah Knight, while Tom Steinfort is now a newsreader instead of Sylvia Jeffreys (R)

New look: the Today show Karl (L) has been replaced by Deborah Knight, while Tom Steinfort is now a newsreader instead of Sylvia Jeffreys (R)

New look: the Today show Karl (L) has been replaced by Deborah Knight, while Tom Steinfort is now a newsreader instead of Sylvia Jeffreys (R)

& # 39; We have named him Ezra and we are completely in love. So happy that our family of two is now a trio. We love you, beautiful boy, ”she added.

In September, Natalia announced her pregnancy and revealed the happy news of Today by sharing an ultrasound of her baby.

& # 39; I have a long-term forecast for February and it has nothing to do with the weather! & # 39; She told the then host Karl Stefanovic and Georgie Gardner.

New priorities: Natalia said: & # 39; We discussed it last year and with a baby it would probably not work with all the traveling and the madness of a job that is on the move a lot & # 39;

New priorities: Natalia said: & # 39; We discussed it last year and with a baby it would probably not work with all the traveling and the madness of a job that is on the move a lot & # 39;

New priorities: Natalia said: & # 39; We discussed it last year and with a baby it would probably not work with all the traveling and the madness of a job that is on the move a lot & # 39;

& # 39; I expect a lot of sleepless nights for me because my husband Carl (Fox) and I have a baby. & # 39;

Natalia surprised her co-stars when she explained that she was already halfway through her pregnancy, but was just starting to show.

& # 39; Not so & # 39; n big bump. I think it's my first time. It's somewhere in there somewhere, I look like I may have been too far away or tasted for a few years, & she laughed, pointing to her stomach.

The bubbling weather girl married musician Carl Fox in March 2016, after meeting more than eight years ago in a pub in Perth.

Fun: Natalia added: & # 39; It was definitely time to change something. I have always laid down my identity in what I do for my work. But now my identity is shifting and that's OK & # 39;

Fun: Natalia added: & # 39; It was definitely time to change something. I have always laid down my identity in what I do for my work. But now my identity is shifting and that's OK & # 39;

Fun: Natalia added: & # 39; It was definitely time to change something. I have always laid down my identity in what I do for my work. But now my identity is shifting and that's OK & # 39;

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