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Vice presidential running mate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis,left, his wife Janna and daughter Liza and sons Charles, and Sam, right, during a welcome home rally Sunday, August, 12, 2012 in Waukesha, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Vice presidential running mate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis,left, his wife Janna and daughter Liza and sons Charles, and Sam, right, during a welcome home rally Sunday, August, 12, 2012 in Waukesha, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Janna Ryan

Janna Ryan, thrust onto the national stage over the weekend of Aug. 11 when her

congressman husband Paul Ryan was named the Republican vice presidential

nominee, strikes an appealing image as a stay-at-home mom raising three

young children in Wisconsin.