Jill Martin opens up about bumpy path to becoming a stepmother

Jill Martin opens up about bumpy path to becoming a stepmother

Everyone knows parenting isn't easy, but neither is stepparenting — and that's something TODAY lifestyle contributor Jill Martin has already learned firsthand even though she's not quite a stepmom yet. Erik Brooks with daughter Bella and his fiancee, TODAY lifestyle contributor Jill Martin. Bella and TODAY lifestyle contributor Jill Martin are pals these days.

Luke Bryan opens up about raising his late sister's children

Luke Bryan opens up about raising his late sister's children

"She's really stepped in and just crushed that role at being someone for them," Bryan said of her impact on the lives of their nieces and nephew, in addition to her impact on their own children, Thomas, 11, and Tatum, 8.For his part, Bryan's handled it all the only way he knows how. Country music star Luke Bryan opens up to TODAY contributor Jill Martin.

We're celebrating Mother's Day with a mother-daughter Ambush Makeover

We're celebrating Mother's Day with a mother-daughter Ambush Makeover

To celebrate, we plucked one lucky mom from the plaza for a surprise Ambush Makeover .TODAY contributor Jill Martin and celebrity hairstylist Louis Licari shared their style expertise with the Mary Beth Brennan and her daughter Marissa.

'My plan is different': Jill Martin discusses freezing her eggs 5 years ago

'My plan is different': Jill Martin discusses freezing her eggs 5 years ago

What freezing your eggs is really like: Follow 1 woman's journey. If you're thinking about freezing your eggs and wondering about the process, here six women share things they wish they knew beforehand.

Gift So Good: Get all your holiday shopping done with an hour of our favorite gifts

Gift So Good: Get all your holiday shopping done with an hour of our favorite gifts

From kid-approved toys to gifts you can grab at the drugstore, we'll help you find gifts at any price for anyone on your list. TODAY contributor Jill Martin whipped up some incredibly creative gift baskets you can buy on a budget.