015: The Early Years of Motherhood with Ryian Hilpisch
In This Episode:
-Ryian shares about marrying young, her difficult pregnancies, and the early years of motherhood.
-We chat about her experience being a young mom and how that led her to start an online community that allows hundreds of young, Catholic moms to share life together: Young & Wild Catholic Mamas.
What Ryian is Loving:
-Podcasts (check out some of her favorites linked below!)
-Healthy eating, ethical food choices, and her husband's cooking
Ryian's Mom Hack:
-Separate bags within your bag.
-Singing the Salve Regina before naps/bedtime.
Young & Wild Catholic Mamas Facebook Group
Ryian's Blog: Catholic Mama Bear
Natural Family Planning:
-What is NFP?
-Creighton Model (primarily cervical mucus & instructor)
-Sympto-Thermal Method (temperature, cervical mucus, position of cervix)
-Marquette Model (fertility monitor to measure hormone levels)
Ryian's Favorite Blogs:
-Carrots for Michaelmas
-The Hearts Overflow
Ryian's Favorite Podcasts:
-Mom Struggling Well
-Coffee + Crumbs
-The Simple Show
-Fountains of Carrots