What We Said

with Jaci Marie and Chelsey Jade

Intended to inspire and entertain, best friends Jaci Marie & Chelsey Jade talk candidly about health, business, relationships, life, etc. You can expect the girls to be joined by occasional guests, reading friends' & fans' stories, & offering unsolicited but heartfelt advice.


Episodes

  • Dating Advice ft. Our HusbandsThe girls are joined by their husbands this week, Nick & Leif! The four of them answer your dating questions! They give advice about first dates, long distance, what it means to “settle” for someone. They also give you some amateur tips for...
  • Kaitlyn Bristowe - The Bachelorette & Finding Love After HeartbreakThis week the girls are joined by The Bachelorette from Season 11, Kaitlyn Bristowe! Chels & Jace ask Kaitlyn all your burning questions regarding The Bachelor franchise. They go into depth about behind the scenes of the show & the emotions...
  • Spilling Family SecretsEvery family has a crazy secret... or two. Listeners wrote in about the craziest thing they have found out about their family. Whether it’s finding out you have another family, being switched at birth, or secret government projects - the tea has...
  • Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle with Alexandra Catalano (Eat Cute)This week the girls interview Alexandra Catalona also known online as Eat Cute. Alexandra is the author of Beerbongs & Broccoli a book aimed towards college aged girls struggling with weight gain, depression, foggy mind, etc. & how to eat...
  • Being “Real” vs. “Fake” on Social MediaOn this week’s episode the girls have a discussion about social media & all the good, bad, & ugly that comes along with it. They talk about what it really means to be “real” with your followers & how to tell when someone is putting...
  • Worst First Kiss StoriesThis week the ladies dive into the many worst first kiss stories listeners have sent in! From trampolines to misinterpreted situations, they talk about it all. Be prepared to laugh, cringe, & reminisce.    NATIVE: 20% off your first...
  • Haley Pham - YouTube (Pros & Cons, Advice, Behind the Scenes)This week Chels & Jace are joined by YouTuber, Haley Pham! Haley has been uploading videos & vlogs to YouTube for over 7 years. We talked about the pros & cons of Youtube & other social media platforms. Haley talks about meeting &...
  • Pop Culture 101 - Bachelorette, YouTube, & MoreThe ladies are back together again & ready to dive into & catch up on some drama! Some tea is piping hot, some is cold... but they talk about it all! They talk about all the TV, YouTube & Celebrity drama that has happened in the last month...
  • FAQ w/ Jaci Marie - social media, life in LA, etcThis week is a solo episode with Jaci Marie!! She is answering frequently asked questions such as “What is life actually like in LA?”, “How has social media effected your life positively + negatively?”, “What do you wish you knew in high...
  • One Year Anniversary - Saying Yes vs. Saying NoThis week marks the one year anniversary of the 1st What We Said podcast Episode! To celebrate, the girls discuss the pros and cons of saying “yes” and saying “no”.     From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for sticking by us and...
  • Crazy Family StoriesThis week the girls are sharing their craziest family stories! They talk about stories  from their grandparents, uncles & aunts, etc. They also read hilarious & crazy family stories sent in from listeners!     Scentbird: Go to...
  • Life Advice ft. Ty FrenchThis week the girls are joined by their good friend, @tyfrench! Friends & fans wrote in & asked for some specific life advice & the trio answers! They talk about dating, health, money, & more!    Scentbird: Go to...
  • Reading Your Assumptions About UsThis week the girls start out by giving a quick little life update! They also asked listeners to send in their assumptions about the podcast, their friendships, behind the scenes, etc. They read them & react!    FabFitFun: Use coupon...
  • Mother’s Day Q+A ft. Our MomsThis week Chels & Jace are joined by their Mom’s, Stefany Gustafson & Jill McKee! The girls ask them about their favorite memories of being a mom, what they thought the girls would be when they grew up, & the hardest part of raising...
  • Bella Weems - Pursuing Your Passion at Any AgeThis week the ladies are joined by business owner Bella Weems Lambert! Bella started her company, Origami Owl, at the age of 14, and now 8 years later it’s a massively successful business! Bella shares how she started out, what steps she has taken...
  • Chelsey Jade - Finding Your Healthiest MindsetThis week is a solo episode with our co-host and Certified Health Coach, Chelsey Jade ( @chelseyjadecurtis ). She shares her best health tips for curbing cravings, what it really means to be “more present”, and how to work on your self-talk....
  • Amber Fillerup - Turning Your Brand Into a Successful BusinessThis week the girls are joined by blogger and business owner, Amber Fillerup! Amber is the wife, mom, and mogul behind Barefoot Blonde the blog and now Barefoot Blonde Hair! Amber shares her best tips for being a working mom, traveling, and taking...
  • Q+A: Friendship, Regrets, and More!This week Chels and Jace candidly answer questions sent in from friends and fans! They talk about their biggest argument, future plans, worst purchases, religion, and more.    Mad Hippie Vitamin A Serum:...
  • Kristin Johns - Marriage, YouTube, & HomemakingThis week the girls are joined by YouTuber and business owner, Kristin Johns! Kristin talks about meeting and dating her now husband, Marcus Johns and shares her best tips for a happy marriage. She gives her best advice for starting a YouTube channel...
  • Most Embarrassing MomentsThis week the girls read the funniest, most embarrassing stories sent in from friends and fans. Everything from bathroom accidents & dates gone wrong to accidentally telling your whole college class that you love playing with American girl dolls....
  • Courtney Parchman | Getting to Know @averagefashionblogger & the Importance of AuthenticityThis week the girls are joined by the hilarious & darling Courtney Parchman AKA Average Fashion Blogger on Instagram. Courtney talks about how she got the idea behind the page, what she really thinks about bloggers & influencers, & her...
  • Boy Drama + Life AdviceChelsey and Jaci get real on this episode giving their best advice about dating, friendship, and how to deal with being catfished. They also give their two cents on the latest bachelor drama and give you advice on how to deal with that negative...
  • Jaci Marie - Building an Online Brand AuthenticallyThis week is a solo episode with Jaci Marie (@jacimariesmith). Jaci walks us through what she believes to be the most important steps when building an online presence, how you can provide value to your audience, and why it's important to focus on the...
  • Rachel Valverde - Acne, the Magic of Facials, and Vital Skin Care AdviceThis week the ladies talk with licensed aesthetician and skin expert, Rachel Valverde! The talk about the struggles of acne, how to tackle skin solutions, the benefits of getting facials, and her favorite products. Rachel is extremely experienced with...
  • Chrissy and Rich Rasmussen - Hair Care, Social Media Branding, and Building a BusinessThis week Chelsey and Jaci are joined by Chrissy and Rich Rasmussen! AKA the owners of Habit Salon and the woman behind the instagram account and brand @hairby_chrissy. They share their story of building their business from the ground up, how they...
  • Tips to Stay Motivated, Self Discipline, & the Importance of RoutineThis week the ladies discuss the difference between motivation & passion, why routines are so important, & why it’s so hard to do what you KNOW you should do. They also give their best tips for staying motivated & accomplishing your...
  • Exercise Personalized, Motivation, Weight Loss, and Working Out for the Right Reasons ( w/ Kelsey Reinert) This week the ladies are joined by personal training expert, Kelsey Reinert. Kelsey has been interested in fitness and nutrition her whole life growing up with a mother who was also a personal trainer. Kelsey was a collegiate athlete, has been...
  • How to Connect With Your Audience, Traveling the World, and Life as a Millennial (w/ Indy Blue) Chelsey and Jaci are joined this week by the icon herself, Indy Blue! Indy is a 21 year old blogger, influencer, videographer, and quite possibly the most relatable millennial you will ever meet. After her end-of-the-year video went viral several...
  • Our MUST HAVE Beauty & Health ProductsThis week Chelsey & Jaci share their best kept beauty & health secrets with you. They spill the tea about their absolute favorite skin products, makeup, oral hygiene brands, healthy treats, & other must-have products! Some of these...
  • Marriage Advice with our Husbands (Nick Curtis & Leif Carlson)This week the husbands are back for round 2! Nick & Leif sit down with their wives to answer listeners’ questions about marriage. They cover how they handle finances as a couple, deal with disagreements, & how to avoid “collusion”. They...
  • Interior Design Tips & How to Make your House a Home (w/ Jill McKee)On this weeks episode, Jaci’s Mom joins the girls to talk about interior design! Jill is a calligrapher, interior designer, professional thrifter, and mom - her most recent project has been completely renovating, designing, & decorating cabins...
  • New Years Resolutions & How to Keep themHappy New Year!! It’s 2019 and on this first podcast episode of the year, the girls talk all about New Years resolutions. They share their personal resolutions & update listeners on their success (or failures) from last year. They read studies...
  • Favorite Holiday Memories + Traditions (w/ Tyson French)Merry Christmas! This week  the girls  celebrate the season with their good friend Tyson French! They share their favorite holiday memories & read their listener’s craziest/funniest Christmas stories! The girls also asked their...
  • Pursuing your Dreams (Aspyn Ovard)This week Chelsey & Jaci are joined by highly requested guest, Aspyn Ovard! Aspyn is a lifestyle vlogger on YouTube. With over 3 million subscribers, Aspyn & her husband Parker have built a successful business that includes way more than just...
  • Navigating Toxic RelationshipsChels & Jace discuss the toxic relationships this week. They discuss the different kinds of “toxic” people in life & how to deal with them. They ask their close family members to share with them their best advice for navigating through...
  • Cringe-worthy Date StoriesThis week, due to high demand, the girls read your most embarrassing date stories! They talk about their personal experiences & read friends & fans stories of their cringiest dating experiences!
  • Stand Up Comedy, Modeling, & Manifesting Your Dream Life (Ivy Miller)This week Chels & Jace are joined by the gorgeous and hilarious Ivy Miller (@ivuss). Ivy is a stand up comedian, model, pro surfer, pro snowboarder, & student! All of this AND she lives out of her VW van! We chat about boys, being a female in...
  • My Worst BreakupThis week the girls dive into heartbreaks & break ups. As the holiday season approaches, relationships either get more serious or they come to an abrupt end. Chels & Jace chat about their personal experiences and read stories from friends and...
  • The Best Advice I’ve Ever ReceivedThis week the girls share the best advice they have ever received. They also read submissions with the best advice their friends and fans have ever received! Whether it’s about improving relationships, dealing with toxic friendships, self-esteem, or...
  • Marriage, Motherhood, and Finding Your Voice. (Licensed Therapist - Chrissy Powers)This week, the girls are joined by fellow podcaster and marriage and family therapist, Chrissy Powers. Chrissy is a wife, a mom of 3, a blogger, a licensed therapist, and on top of ALL that, she recently came out with an E Course helping people find...
  • Halloween Special (Scary Hometown Stories)Happy Halloween! If you are anything like Jaci and Chelsey you have a love/hate relationship with true crime & anything that scares you into sleeping with a night light. So in honor of this eerie season, the girls have their spookiest episode yet! They sh
  • Testing our PersonalitiesChels & Jaci take you through their favorite personality tests this week! They talk about the Meyers Briggs test, the Enneagram test, the Color Code test & the Four Tendencies quiz! The girls go through and talk about their own results and what they mean.
  • Embarrassing Accidental TextsThis week the ladies bring you your most cringe-worthy, accidental text messages. Have you ever been sending a text message or email about someone and you accidentally sent it TO THE PERSON YOU WERE talking about!? The girls have been there, done that. Or
  • 23 Year Old Entrepreneur (Unfold Co-founder Andy McCune)This week the girls take you to New York City with them to talk with the brilliant Andy McCune (co-founder of the app Unfold and founder of the IG account @earth)! In this interview, the girls and Andy talk about his Instagram story template app Unfold &
  • Travel Q + A with Jaci MarieThis week’s episode is all about TRAVELING! Luckily we have our very own Jaci Marie Smith who is a seasoned world traveler to answer some frequently asked questions. The girls talk about the best places to visit, ways to save money, how influencers “a
  • Dealing with Anxiety Disorder (Abbey Gustafson)This week the girls are joined by none other than Abbey Gustafson, who is Chelsey’s younger sister! Abbey opens up about growing up with panic disorder and social anxiety. Abbey experienced panic attacks starting at a very young age. Through grade...
  • How To Have a Better DayChels & Jace bring you what YOU said! This week, they discuss different ways to have a better day. They answer the questions, “What do you do to bring more peace into your life?”, “When you are feeling down, how do you pick yourself back...
  • Abuse, Addiction, and the Power of Forgiveness (Abbey Lindblom)Abbey Lindblom joins the girls this week as their special guest!
  • Get to Know Us! | Q + AOn this week's Q + A episode Chels and Jaci answer questions that you lovely listeners submitted! Whether it was personal, business related, etc, they answer them all. From questions about when they want kids, high school advice about friends and dating t
  • Mormon CultureChels and Jace jump into religion this week! This episode was HIGHLY requested. They get down to the nitty gritty & open up about their experiences growing up as active members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints aka LDS aka "Mormon". The g
  • Are you REALLY healthy though?Jaci & Chelsey chat about holistic health and how to bring balance into your life. They also explain Primary food vs. Secondary food and how to “nourish” certain areas of your life. They dive in to Chelsey’s career as a health coach, what a health c
  • Creating Light in the Dark (Dave + Natalie Swenson)This week Jaci & Chelsey are joined by Dave & Natalie Swenson! Dave & Natalie had a rough 2017 to say the least. Last summer Dave’s older brother went missing & after almost 3 weeks of relentless searching his body was found & had to lay him to rest, no
  • Teen Mom (Madi Beasley)This week the girls have a special guest, the adorable Madi Beasley! She opens up about her experience growing up in a Christian home and getting pregnant at the age of 16. She shares how it affected her relationship with the father who is now her husband
  • Confessions of a Workaholic (Jaci Marie)This week Jaci opens up about her career as a social media creator/influencer, how she got to where she is now, and how she balances work & life. Is being a workaholic good or bad? The girls chat all about it!
  • Growing up Gay and Mormon (Ty French)This week the hilarious & always iconic Tyson French, a photographer and influencer from Los Angeles and long time friend of the girls, joins the WWS podcast! Tyson tells his story about growing up in a religious LDS home and being gay, coming to terms w
  • First Guests! (Our Husbands) - Part 2The girls bring on their husbands, Nick and Leif, for marriage talk part 2! They recall their dumbest fights, discuss the best parts of being married, how they manage finances as a couple and more!
  • First Guests! (Our Husbands) - Part 1& now a word from our husbands.... these two were highly requested! This week the girls have their first guests: Chelsey’s husband, Nick & Jaci’s husband, Leif. They talk about how they met, recall their “love” stories, offer amateur marriage advi
  • My Worst First DateChels and Jace chat about their WORST dating experiences and read hilarious emails from friends and fans recalling their most memorable worst first dates.
  • What the VeganChels and Jace candidly converse about mindful eating, their experience with plant based vs vegan, and the pros and cons of veganism. And as per usual, some unqualified but thoughtful advice!
  • "Social" MediaIs Instagram bad for your health? The girls discuss all things Social Media: the pros and cons, how it affects you, and what we think about bloggers/influencers. How much social media is TOO much social media?
  • Eating DisordersThis week the girls get personal and open up a conversation about eating disorders.
  • Young LoveChels and Jace weigh the pros and cons of getting hitched at a young age.
  • Nature vs. NurtureChels and Jace weigh the effects of upbringing and g
  • Best Friends for Life?How it all started.