God’s Plan for Your Fertility (with Jamie Rathjen)

Let’s talk about hormones! Danielle Bean is joined by guest Jamie Rathjen to discuss fertility, Natural Family Planning, hormones, and more. Jamie shares her positive outlook on these topics and provides a refreshing and realistic understanding on them.

Snippet from the Show
In order to accept that fertility truly is a gift, we must understand why it is a gift.


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Today’s Guest

Jamie Rathjen (pronounced raw-CHEE) is a fertility care practitioner, the founder and owner of the Fiat Institute, an entity that trains hormone coaches. She is also co-host of the Hormone Genius Podcast.

More Resources on NFP

A previous Girlfriends episode where Danielle discussed NFP was here: Real talk About NFP

Listener Question (33:45)

At the end of today’s show, Danielle shares a question from listener Rachel who has an idea for a book project, but is not sure where to begin.

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Meet Your Host:
Danielle Bean

A writer, speaker, wife, and mother, Danielle helps women from all walks of life discover their dignity and worth so they can find peace, balance, and joy in family living. Danielle has been married to her husband Dan for 28 years, and together they have eight amazing children.

Danielle is host of The Gist, a talk show for women on CatholicTV, and author of several books, including You Are Enough: What Women of the Bible Teach You About Your Mission and Worth and Momnipotent: The Not-so Perfect Guide to Catholic Motherhood, as well as her latest book, Whisper: Finding God in the Everyday.


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