She has the BRCA gene mutation and so do her daughters. Here are the things she's told them, and what she wants other women to know.
Her teen daughter committed suicide. Ten years later, one mom shares the warning signs that, in hindsight, were obvious.
A lingerie designer shares fashion insights that she and other breast cancer survivors wish they knew before their mastectomies.
When you marry someone, you marry everything that made them who they are, including their culture and race.
You're feeling anxious about sending your child off to kindergarten, and rightfully so. Kindergarten is, after all, kind of a big deal.
What can you learn from others' mistakes? A survey from Trulia is breaking down the biggest regrets people have about their current home.
Turning a property from drab-to-fab is filled with headaches, so we picked the brains of real-life homeowners for the best renovation tips.
Parenthood is full of tough conversations, but for my wife and me, one stands out from the pack: telling our oldest son his dog had died.
At a time when nearly half of Americans say they can't come up with $400 in an emergency, saving for a down payment isn't easy for many.
Saying "I do" is the easy part.
TODAY reached out to veterinarians to help answer some of our deepest — and sobbiest — questions about pet euthanasia.
Before you judge or say "there's still time to change your minds," there are a few things I want you to know about my child-free marriage.
Looking to make some extra cash? Here are some reasons you might want to put your house up for rent when you're not using it.
Former brides share what they wish they knew before saying "yes" to the dress.
TODAY asked stepdads what they've learned about parenting, and what they wish they'd known before combining two families under one roof.
This lucky pair lives on a sailboat, but it isn't always smooth sailing.
Catherine Lowe, Jillian Harris and other reality TV stars discuss the impact their fame has had on their lives.
Becoming a widow was the most terrible thing that ever happened to me. Looking back, I learned so much along the way.
Booking a cruise can be overwhelming. What should you pack? How long should you go for? Experts share their tips for setting sail.
You know this time of year as spring. For folks who work with animals, it's kitten season. And these little kittens need your help.
Ready for the next step in the relationship? Four couples share the tips and tricks they learned about moving in with a significant other.
Buying a house can be confusing, overwhelming and expensive by the time buyers get the keys — but these tips will make it easier!
Infertility can be isolating and emotional. Moms who have been there talk about what they wish they had known before starting the journey.
Real-life brides (and a groom!) tell us how they pulled off a successful out-of-town celebration.
While the bride and groom traditionally choose friends to partake in their special day, there are many reasons to opt out of a bridal party.
Warmer weather is here, and many young motorists will head out for solo drives. Here's what to know before buying a used car for your teen.
Parents and loved ones who have children with autism spoke to TODAY about what they wish they'd known earlier.
Watching your parents age can be tough, but harder still are the decisions you may have to make on their behalf if you're unprepared.
You may think you're prepared, but... there's so much you only learn by experience. One working mom shares what she wishes she'd known.
Sugar, spice, and... working toward a healthy body image.
From finding a kid-friendly canine to budgeting for veterinarian visits, our dog expert and TODAY Facebook fans are dishing out what you need to know before...
Thinking about getting engaged or just recently got married? Read these tips from real couples about things they'd wished they'd known.
As May 1, the deadline for high-school seniors to pick their college, approaches, the tension in homes with college-bound kids is palpable.
Selling a car successfully takes planning and organization. Here's how to get the highest price possible while minimizing potential hazards.
From diaper showers to education time, TODAY's Sheinelle Jones has a few things she wished she'd known before having twins.
My husband and I thought we had the world's happiest baby. Then we got a diagnosis that changed our life.
Nothing prepares a new parent for their newborn being whisked away to the NICU. Parents who have been there give advice on what to expect.
Here's what I've learned since my wife and I (along with family members, teachers and other caregivers) began potty training our 3-year-old.
Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell lives in a 480-square-foot home with her husband — and six dogs! And she would have it no other way.
As we age, our mindset and perspective aren't the only things that change — our skin does, too! Here's how to keep your routine up to date.
Let's face it, I'm about as far from being a "blushing bride" as a girl can be.
Editor's note: This story was first published in 2014; we think these truths about having a boy stand the test of time! Agree? Disagree? Weigh in on our Facebook...