185 episodes

The Mama Bear Podcast is a place for women raising children with special needs to get together and chat about life. Mary Susan McConnell and her guests discuss the beautiful highs and the extreme lows that can come with parenting on such unique journeys. Conversations are fun, candid, and you may want headphones (adult language warning).

Mama Bear Podcast Mary Susan McConnell

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.9 • 309 Ratings

The Mama Bear Podcast is a place for women raising children with special needs to get together and chat about life. Mary Susan McConnell and her guests discuss the beautiful highs and the extreme lows that can come with parenting on such unique journeys. Conversations are fun, candid, and you may want headphones (adult language warning).

    185. Fun Announcement! - Very quick episode

    185. Fun Announcement! - Very quick episode

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    • 7 min
    184. Automate Your Life: 9 areas to automate your life today

    184. Automate Your Life: 9 areas to automate your life today

    In this episode, Mary Susan talks about 9 areas that caregivers can automate / delegate to free up space for their life. 
    Find the Mama Bear Daily HERE https://mamabearmedia.teachable.com/p/mama-bear-daily
    Find the Reimagine Your World: A Creative Course for Caregivers HERE
    https://mamabearmedia.teachable.com/p/reimagine-your-life-a-creative-course-for-caregivers

    • 34 min
    183. Reimagine Your World: A Creative Course for Caregivers (Valentine’s Special)

    183. Reimagine Your World: A Creative Course for Caregivers (Valentine’s Special)

    Reimagine Your World: A Creative Course for Caregivers // Check it out here: https://mamabearmedia.teachable.com/p/reimagine-your-life-a-creative-course-for-caregivers
    Check out the Mama Bear Daily membership HERE: https://mamabearmedia.teachable.com/p/mama-bear-daily

    • 10 min
    182. Vacation destinations that are accessible! Travel spots & tips that are inclusive…

    182. Vacation destinations that are accessible! Travel spots & tips that are inclusive…

    Sign up for the Mama Bear Daily: https://mamabearmedia.teachable.com/p/mama-bear-daily
    Want to be notified of the new course Reimagine Your World: A Creative Course for Caregivers but don’t want to join the daily yet? Sign up to be on the newsletter list: https://www.marysusanmcconnell.com/newsletter

    • 30 min
    181. Want more money in your life? Special time-sensitive announcement - Guest Allison Cullen was on the show in 2021 and has created something awesome.

    181. Want more money in your life? Special time-sensitive announcement - Guest Allison Cullen was on the show in 2021 and has created something awesome.

    Check out Allison's course HERE:
    181. Want more money in your life? Special time-sensitive announcement - Guest Allison Cullen was on the show in 2021 and has created something awesome. 

    • 13 min
    180. Dozens of professional storage & organizational hacks for ALLLL of the extra items medically complex families often need.

    180. Dozens of professional storage & organizational hacks for ALLLL of the extra items medically complex families often need.

    Check out Mama Bear Daily Membership: A Place for Caregivers
    HERE. I'd love to see you there! https://mamabearmedia.teachable.com/p/mama-bear-daily 
    References:
    https://www.hgtv.com/design/design-blog/clean-and-organize/organization-solutions-that-work-in-even-the-smallest-spaces 
     
    https://www.papernstitchblog.com/clever-ideas-organization/ 
     
    https://www.containerstore.com/organization-projects/general/tip/8-tips-small-space-living  
     
    https://www.realsimple.com/home-organizing/organizing/small-space-organizing-tips
     
    https://www.hunker.com/13723697/small-space-organization-expert-tips  
    The average person spends two and a half days searching for misplaced items, such as the remote control, keys, or glasses) each year (Reference).
    Stat: Nearly 25% of us are late to school or work at least twice a week as a result of searching for lost items. (Reference)

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
309 Ratings

309 Ratings

Eeri224 ,

Amazing

Thank you so much for your vulnerability, compassion and for your beautiful loving heart to take time and energy to create a space like this for people like ourselves needing support and connection and to know that we are not alone! Love your show and love you so much! So thankful to find this show!

malfoxley ,

Great show!

Mary highlights all aspects of parenting and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

EricaBushwell ,

Awesome podcast!

Mary, host of the Mama Bear podcast, highlights all aspects of parenting and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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