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Author: Gabrielle Ruiz & Pallavi Sastry

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BFFs Gabrielle Ruiz & Pallavi Sastry dive into joyful, meaningful, and uncomfortable conversations about platonic love in a socially distanced world; Whether near, far, or 6-feet apart. Support this podcast: https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast
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Gabrielle and Pallavi are joined by actor, comedian, and director - Lilan Bowden. The three discuss ways to stay connected to their best friends during the pandemic. They are full of ideas: from exchanging goods, to scheduling phone calls, and imagining the center pieces they will snag from weddings once the pandemic is over! May is Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month. WAFF will be amplifying AAPI voices throughout the month, starting with the incomparable, @yourfriendlilan. Get 10% off your HydroJug order with code WAFF10 https://www.thehydrojug.com/discount/FRIENDS Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Jealousy vs. Envy

Jealousy vs. Envy

2021-04-2736:41

Green with envy....or green with jealousy? Does it matter when it comes to wanting what your friends have? In this solo episode, Gabrielle and Pallavi dive deep into the uncomfortable conversation of being jealous and envious of your friends and how to deal with these feelings. This episode features voice messages from listeners like you! To leave us a VM, call ‪(805) 973-SLAY.Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFFollow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Pallavi and Gabrielle speak with professional dancer, choreographer, singer, model, and body positivity activist - Amanda LaCount - about friendship, dance, and the challenge of staying connected to both in a virtual world. They discuss loving the body you are in; after all, it is a vessel for your slay self to shine through!Get 10% off your HydroJug order with code WAFF10https://www.thehydrojug.com/discount/FRIENDSFollow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
This week, Gabrielle and Pallavi  are joined by journalist and self-love advocate Danae Mercer. The three explore their struggles with body image, and the challenge of showing and accepting their real selves on social media.  To seek help or speak to someone about your experiences with Eating Disorders, visit https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/help-support/contact-helpline Get 10% off your HydroJug order with code WAFF10https://www.thehydrojug.com/discount/FRIENDS Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Gabrielle and Pallavi sit down with actor/producer Jaime Camíl and discuss the dynamics of Hollywood parties, swap parenting stories, and give each other pro-tips for their next dentist appointments. This high energy, fun conversation with Jaime will give you the urge to call your own dear friends and babble away!  Get 10% off your HydroJug order with code WAFF10https://www.thehydrojug.com/discount/FRIENDS  Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Faith and Friends

Faith and Friends

2021-03-3033:53

On this week's episode, Pallavi and Gabrielle open up to each other about their experiences with religion growing up and accepting and celebrating one another's differences in faith as adults. Even best friends have more to learn about each other; the two open up about the tenets of Hinduism and Christianity and how these beliefs are tied to their identities. Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFF  Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Pallavi and Gabrielle address and condemn the rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans and how they can be better allies and bystanders to their friends in the Asian American community. It is time to take action and do the work to be an effective active bystander. Check out https://www.ihollaback.org/ to learn more about bystander intervention and sign up for free trainings as they become available.Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
This week Gabrielle and Pallavi are joined by friendship coach, publicist, and viral Tik Tok star, Danielle Bayard Jackson. They discuss the benefits of examining female friendships and taking active steps to cultivate and strengthen platonic relationships. The three agree that platonic relationships are a "need to have", not just a "nice to have" and deserve to be uplifted and celebrated. Get 10% off your HydroJug order with code WAFF10 https://www.thehydrojug.com/discount/FRIENDS  Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
On this week's episode Gabrielle and Pallavi sit down with Megan Hilty and discuss everything from taking baths, to Pass the Mic Broadway, to - wait for it (but not too long) - stool softener. Real friends get real with each other - that's what friends are for. Get 10% off your HydroJug order with code WAFF10 https://www.thehydrojug.com/discount/FRIENDS  Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFFollow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
This week Gabrielle and Pallavi are joined by best friends and business partners Juno the Artist and Diane Foster! The group discusses friendship among the racial reckoning that started in America last summer and conclude that sometimes being a good friend entails shutting the f*ck up and listening. This episode is full of laughs as well as serious conversations, and we hope you enjoy! Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFF Follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Weak Tie Friends

Weak Tie Friends

2021-03-0231:52

In this week's episode, we share our thoughts on the article "The Pandemic Has Erased Entire Categories of Friendship" by Amanda Mull. What do weak ties, mean to us, and why do we miss them SO DAMN MUCH? Listen to find out. Check out the article here https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2021/01/pandemic-goodbye-casual-friends/617839/ Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast) or follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Gabrielle and Pallavi are joined by wife, boy mom, and content creator Stuart Brazell! They talk about how hard it is to maintain friendships while being a new mom, and how the wonders of portable breast pumps have helped with that struggle! You can find the sassy and badass mom Stuart Brazell on every social media platform at @stuartbrazell.Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast) or follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
This week we are joined by the most genuine soul himself, Clark Moore! We discuss friendship and the divine, and how the "self-care" industry can actually create problems within your relationships. Also, a discussion of the wonders of claw-feet bathtubs! You can find Clark Moore hosting the podcast Soul Balm, and on social media at @mrclarkmoore.Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast) or follow us everywhere @waffpodcastSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
In this special LIVE edition of WAFF Podcast, Gabrielle and Pallavi are joined by spouses Corbin Bleu and Sasha Clements! Corbin and Sasha talk all things romantic and platonic love, from Hogwarts house compatability to epic game night competitions. They answer fan questions about what they're doing during the pandemic to prioritize friendship connections, and on what actions they want to take to become better friends. Follow Corbin @CorbinBleu and Sasha @SashClements on social media!Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Welcome to Season 3! BFFs Gabrielle Ruiz & Pallavi Sastry dive into joyful, meaningful, and uncomfortable conversations about platonic love in a socially distanced world. See our blog on patreon.com/waffpodcast, and please consider subscribing to any of our Patreon tiers to watch exclusive content and support our show! Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok at @waffpodcast.Get free delivery on your first grocery order of $35 or more at instacart.oloiyb.net/WAFFSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
WAFF Season Finale

WAFF Season Finale

2020-12-2901:00:34

This episode is all about you, our listeners! For our season finale, we answer your voicemail questions and dive deep into all your friendship dilemmas. How do you navigate Covid and friendships? What do you do about toxic people in your life? Gabrielle and Pallavi dish out their advice on these questions and more! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/supportSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
HoliSLAY WAFFriends! For this special holiday episode, Gabrielle and Pallavi are joined by the Princess Posse: Laura Osnes, Susan Egan, Courtney Reed, and Benjamin Rauhala! The Broadway Princess Party squad talk all things behind the scenes, from whose toes they used to take a selfie to who keeps them sane on the road. This episode is full of Disney princess fun and uplifting conversation about how people work with their best friends. And... there may even be some singing! Support Broadway princess party by visiting their website www.broadwayprincessparty.com and follow them on Twitter Instagram @bwayprincesspty to get their latest updates.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/supportSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
GxP are joined by fellow friends-turned-business partners, Brittany Snow (Pitch Perfect franchise) and Jaspre Guest, to celebrate their new passion project, September Letters - a mental health awareness and letter writing experience. This episode and conversation is uplifting, hopeful, vulnerable, and filled with gratitude. Just in time for Friendsgiving. Brittany also reveals that she is...wait for it...a Powdered Donut #lightningWAFF Anyone can write a September Letter by visiting septemberletters.com. Follow September Letters on instagram @septemberletters--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/supportSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
We're getting close to wrapping up season two y'all! In this episode, Gabrielle and Pallavi ask you all to send us voice messages! Go to waffpodcast.com/contactus now and your message may even get featured on our season finale!--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/supportSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
Author Kat Vellos is on WAFF  this week imparting her friendship wisdom. Gabrielle and Pallavi get deep while doing some of her friendship-building exercises and they all discuss how chosen family has been relevant to their lives. Find Kat online at https://weshouldgettogether.com/ , @katvellos_author on Instagram, and @valloseraptor on Twitter.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whatarefriendsfor/supportSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/waffpodcast)
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