36 episodes

Just a twenty-something girl giving somewhat solicited advice to those who asked for it. I'm here if you need me, but try not to need me!

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Try Not To Need Me Shannon McDonnell

    • Comedy
    • 3.9 • 7 Ratings

Just a twenty-something girl giving somewhat solicited advice to those who asked for it. I'm here if you need me, but try not to need me!

Send me questions! http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask

    EP 36: Sex Toys, Luxury Travel & Clouded Judgement

    EP 36: Sex Toys, Luxury Travel & Clouded Judgement

    This episode I chat about buying your first sex toy, travelling in style and when friends have clouded judgement.

    Check out Five O’Box: http://bit.ly/FOB-Pod and use code FOBPOD5 for $5 off your order!

    Check out the video versions of these episodes here: http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Channel

    Send me questions! http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask

    ME
    instagram.com/shannon.katee
    twitter.com/shannonkate16

    NEW ARTWORK:
    instagram.com/junefigs

    • 25 min
    EP 35: Imposter Syndrome, Trauma & Friends | Try Not to Need Me

    EP 35: Imposter Syndrome, Trauma & Friends | Try Not to Need Me

    This episode I chat about Imposter Syndrome at work, Childhood Trauma and Making (and keeping) friends!

    Check out the video versions of these episodes here: http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Channel

    Send me questions! http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask

    If you or someone you know is struggling, here are some resources:
    https://www.betterhelp.com/
    https://www.beyondblue.org.au/
    https://headspace.org.au/eheadspace/
    https://mensline.org.au/
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    ME
    instagram.com/shannon.katee
    twitter.com/shannonkate16

    ARTWORK:
    instagram.com/junefigs

    • 28 min
    EP 34: Soulmates, Sex, Fashion & Social Distancing | Try Not to Need Me

    EP 34: Soulmates, Sex, Fashion & Social Distancing | Try Not to Need Me

    This episode I chat about finding soulmates, my experience with sex, how to dress confidently and a short update on the current COVID-19 Situation.

    Podcast with a Sexologist: http://bit.ly/2xS2XgO
    Podcast with a nurse: http://bit.ly/2xPbGjH

    Check out the video versions of these episodes here: http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Channel

    Send me questions! http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask

    ME
    instagram.com/shannon.katee
    twitter.com/shannonkate16

    NEW ARTWORK:
    instagram.com/junefigs

    • 26 min
    EP 33: 2019 In Review, along with the whole decade | Try Not to Need Me

    EP 33: 2019 In Review, along with the whole decade | Try Not to Need Me

    This episode I chat about 2019, the highs and the lows, and a bit about how we can change the world, or at least save a few turtles.

    Check out the video versions of these episodes here: http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Channel

    Send me questions! http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask

    ME
    instagram.com/shannon.katee
    twitter.com/shannonkate16

    NEW ARTWORK:
    instagram.com/junefigs

    • 31 min
    EP 32: Sexism, Climate Crisis & Raising Kids | Try Not to Need Me

    EP 32: Sexism, Climate Crisis & Raising Kids | Try Not to Need Me

    This week I chat about approaching sexism, the planet, going out and raising kids.

    The BuZZ by UNiDAYS
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    Check out the video versions of some episodes here: http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Channel

    Send me questions!
    http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask
    http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Submit

    ME
    instagram.com/shannon.katee
    twitter.com/shannonkate16

    NEW ARTWORK:
    instagram.com/junefigs

    • 19 min
    EP 31: Safe Sex, Losing a Job & The Perfect Guy | Try Not to Need Me

    EP 31: Safe Sex, Losing a Job & The Perfect Guy | Try Not to Need Me

    This week I'm joined by my friend Zoe to chat about safe sex, losing a job, having kids and our 'type' of guy.

    Check out Zoe's YouTube channel (collab coming soon)and Instagram!
    http://bit.ly/Zothile
    https://www.instagram.com/zothile_tatenda/

    Check out the video versions of past episodes here:
    http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Channel

    Send me questions! http://bit.ly/TNTNM-Ask

    ME
    instagram.com/shannon.katee
    twitter.com/shannonkate16

    PODDY ARTWORK:
    instagram.com/junefigs

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

theremayhavebeenacarrot ,

SO ADDICTED

Talented. Brilliant. Incredible. Amazing. Show stopping. Spectacular. Never the same. Totally unique. Completely not ever been done before.

Shannon McDonnell lends her fun, youthful but equally thoughtful perspective to any predicament you may face. She makes light of subjects without neglecting the problem at hand - making for entertaining and thought provoking listening.

I also find McDonnells voice soothing and very pleasant to listen to. Cheers boo keep up the fantastic work

puppet16296 ,

A good laugh, and much needed advice!

Love how honest this is, it makes me laugh and makes me think! Something I think every teen- twenty something should listen to!

Match Stick ,

Honest, insightful and thought provoking.

'Try not to need me' is an advice podcast aimed at young adults navigating new relationships, friendships and the rest of life's struggles. It features a unique voice which is honest and insightful. You know when all you want is an honest friend's advice? Well this is exactly that. 'Try not to need me' discusses current issues affecting young people in their lives, and although some of the advice isn't pretty, it's often the advice people need to hear.

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