I ended up passing on the dance program, but I was always involved in music and dance. Here is the funny thing, some insider information: even though I was on the show; I was still in love with Slade. She actually called me when Slade was in jail and she was asking for help.
Most girls in my situation would have taken that ring and that car that Slade gave to me and they would have lived off of that, the difference is that I gave back everything, the ring, the car, all of what he gave to me and I started over in LA! (Smiley was arrested in February 2009 for unpaid child support, purportedly at Rossi’s Costa Mesa home.) I was just like, “How can you call me and ask me for help when I just found out that you are sleeping with Slade?
Jo is also getting ready to co-star in a movie called Changing Hands ( produced by actor Scott L.
" The source explains, “The reason that the wedding has been postponed so many times is not because they have doubts that they are meant to be together, but because they are both working on a lot of projects right now.” RELATED: Gretchen Rossi Looks Unrecognizable in Makeup-Free Selfie The insider says that Gretchen's recent purse line has been keeping her busy and that both of them have been pitching ideas to various networks.
Her antics include potentially cheating on Jeff with Jay Photoglou while Jeff was dying.
Gretchen and Slade were introduced by Jo who was friendly with her through their real estate network and happened to cast Gretchen in her first video.
By Chandra Clewley The Real Housewives of Orange County’s Season 1 and 2 resident raven-haired beauty, Jo De La Rosa has been off of the show for four years (! Last year, her long time love and former fiancé Slade Smiley appeared with her in Date My Ex, a spin off in which Jo dated men that Slade had to live with!Even being able to talk to Slade on it, one on one, but they didn’t even give me that.I just have to move forward, and not have a confrontation on camera. I was with him for 5 years, we were engaged, I acted as the mother of his children, and I was building a life with this man, and she was the girl that I knew, and you know what it is, at the end of the day, I just hate the way it all came down and came to an end. Jo: I am in the studio, working on the second album, working on the second single, and writing.Regardless of how I feel about them being together, this is Gretchen and Slade’s time in the spotlight and I just want to move forward with my music. The thing is, people never really understood, I was so much younger than the other women on the show.It would have put me back out there in the public eye, but for all the wrong reasons. I was never really as much friends with them as I was working with them.