NFP & Napro: Lent & Whole30

"So whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do everything for the glory of God."1 Corinthians 10:33 Divine Mercy Hike in the Inland NW For Lent, Isaiah and I followed Whole30 program, which the idea came from my last naprotechnology appointment with my napro doctor, when the words "surgery" reappeared, and after a … Continue reading NFP & Napro: Lent & Whole30

NFP for the Unmarried- Women By Design

My friend and I laughed like hyenas over bagel sandwiches when we both realized that "Oh yeah, we don't use trying to achieve or avoid pregnancy protocols." Single and unmarried we truly forgot in that moment that most individuals and couples use Natural Family Planning or Fertility Based Awareness Methods for fertility and infertility related … Continue reading NFP for the Unmarried- Women By Design

The #Endowarrior Litany of Humility

*** This litany emerged from a night of grappling with God's plan for my life as a Daughter of the King and as a woman. Where is the source of my worth & dignity? Why must I bear this cross? Why am I lovable? What is authentic femininity? I decided to stop grasping. I truly … Continue reading The #Endowarrior Litany of Humility

NFP Raw & Unscripted: An Encounter with Popes & Saints

Rome, Italy- Fall 2018 When I envisioned Rome and the Vatican, shedding dewy tears in the Tomb of the Popes beneath St. Peter's Basilica kneeling before the Tomb of now St. Pope Paul VI wasn't my first vision or any vision for that matter. My Italy trip, generously bequeathed by my parents, coincided with the … Continue reading NFP Raw & Unscripted: An Encounter with Popes & Saints

Come What May- The Tears Behind My NFP Story

"I stretch out my arms to you, I stretch out my soul, like a land without water." Psalm 142-143 is recited during Compline or Night Prayer of the Liturgy of the Hours every few rotations. This verse always sticks with me. Sometimes this verse lingers for days. I figured after rejecting writing this post for … Continue reading Come What May- The Tears Behind My NFP Story