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The Party Is DONE!
aired: Sun, Apr 28, 2013
When Tamra explodes and kicks Alexis out of her party, all hell breaks loose. While Heather and Gretchen are happy to see Alexis go, Vicki is torn between her alliance with Alexis and her renewed friendship with Tamra. Alexis screams that she's being bullied again, but Lydia disagrees. Gretchen heads to New York to support Slade as he deals with the hardest challenge he's ever faced. Lydia encourages a reluctant Alexis to reach out to her enemies and make amends, while Vicki's son-in-law drops a bomb about her boyfriend Brooks.
4. It's My Party and I'll Scream If I Want To
aired: Mon, Apr 22, 2013
Alexis is shocked when Vicki invites her to a party at Tamra's new gym. Lydia makes a splash when she reveals that she's been invited to Tamra's party by Alexis. Meanwhile, Gretchen and Slade try to keep their relationship strong while dealing with challenging personal issues close to home. Then, on the night of the big party, Tamra wonders if she's made a huge mistake by allowing Alexis to come when things quickly spin out of control.
3. Making Up Is Hard To Do
aired: Mon, Apr 15, 2013
Vicki invites Alexis to meet her new grandson. Meanwhile, Tamra and Gretchen shop for baby gifts, and as Tamra tries to get her relationship with Vicki back on track, Vicki threatens to derail their progress. Heather meets with Lydia McLaughlin about featuring her house in Lydia's magazine, but Heather won't give up the goods without a promise of the cover.
2. Evil Eyes And Evil Faces
aired: Mon, Apr 8, 2013
After a confrontation and tear-filled dinner, Vicki and Tamra attempt to repair their lost friendship. Terry's need to constantly make jokes rubs Heather the wrong way, while Alexis and Jim's ballroom dancing lesson rub them the right way. Gretchen visits Slade at the radio station to support his new endeavors, and Tamra gets more than she bargained for when Eddie expresses his concerns about Vicki.
Bullies and Babies
aired: Sun, Mar 31, 2013
Vicki embraces the joys of "grandmotherhood" when daughter Briana gives birth to a baby boy. Tamra moves in with fiancé and new business partner, Eddie, while Gretchen must deal with her business ventures alone, as longtime boyfriend Slade gets a job of his own. Heather throws an East Coast-style clambake in her West Coast backyard, but refuses to invite Alexis. The clambake reaches a boiling point when Vicki and Tamra come face-to-face for the first time since last year's brawl over Vicki's beau, Brooks.
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Real Housewives Top 20 Reunion Moments
aired: Wed, Jun 27, 2012
Andy Cohen counts down the top 20 moments in Real Housewives’ reunion history. When the gloves come
Lost Footage Special
aired: Mon, Jul 23, 2012
In the seventh season’s "Lost Footage Special," we see never-aired housewife happenings including
Reunion, Part 2
aired: Sun, Jul 15, 2012
In part two of "The Real Housewives of Orange County" reunion, Vicki’s relationship with Brooks
Reunion, Part 1
aired: Mon, Jul 9, 2012
After the most dramatic season to date, the OC ladies come together again for laughter, fighting and
Are You In or Out?
aired: Mon, Jun 25, 2012
The drama continues at Heather’s opulent party in this season’s finale. Sarah’s bizarre actions
Let Them Eat Cake
aired: Mon, Jun 18, 2012
All the women attend an extravagant party at Heather’s house to celebrate her new last name. Vicki
Will He or Won't He
aired: Mon, Jun 11, 2012
Alexis faces her biggest test yet: reporting on-location for her final Fox 5 news segment, while
aired: Mon, Jun 4, 2012
The tension in Costa Rica heats up as Alexis fights off Heather and Tamara’s accusations that she is
Rumble in the Jungle
aired: Mon, May 28, 2012
It’s fish-out-of-water as the ladies travel to the rainforest of Costa Rica. Zip-lining through the jungle canopy has the OC ladies screaming with excitement, while their shifting friendships have them screaming at each other. Vicki’s erratic behavior has the others worried that she’s having a mental breakdown, while the collective whip comes down hard on Alexis as the group conducts a “makeshift intervention” to confront her on her phony lifestyle.
aired: Mon, May 21, 2012
Brooks lends his support to Vicki in the aftermath of her argument with Briana, but the mother-daughter rift pushes Vicki over the edge. Tamra sits down with Slade to hash out their past, but will they forgive and forget? Heather decides to surprise Terry by finally taking his last name. Later, Gretchen and Slade seek couple’s counseling while Alexis attempts to mend fences with Tamra - neither effort goes well.
Happily Never After
aired: Mon, May 14, 2012
Slade enlists Heather to go engagement ring shopping with him, but Gretchen and Heather’s subsequent conversation throws Slade’s plans for a loop. Alexis throws an over-the-top birthday party for her four-year-old twins, while Tamra goes under the knife to have her "Simon" tattoo removed from her finger. Later, Vicki has a gut wrenching, blowout fight with Briana that could forever damage their relationship.
Whine and Cheese
aired: Mon, May 7, 2012
Slade sits down for a serious conversation with Gretchen’s dad, while Gretchen expresses her hesitation of ever marrying Slade to Tamra. Vicki and Tamra host a formal wine party where Vicki announces Briana’s big news. However, before the party ends Vicki forces an awkward meeting between her new beau Brooks and her reluctant daughter, Briana, that does more harm than good.
aired: Mon, Apr 30, 2012
Will an anxious Gretchen shine or bomb as she performs with the Pussycat Dolls in Las Vegas in front of all the other housewives? Back in Orange County, Alexis continues to follow her career aspirations, despite Jim’s objections, and meets with a talent coach to hone her hosting skills. Meanwhile, Heather and Terry join Gretchen and Slade for a couples' dinner when Gretchen is shocked to hear Terry call Alexis phony. Later, Vicki takes Briana and her new man, Ryan, to dinner where Briana drops a huge bombshell, leaving Vicki speechless.
What's New, Pussycat?
aired: Mon, Apr 23, 2012
No longer content staying home with the kids full-time, Heather heads to Hollywood for an audition, but finds herself conflicted about being a working actress raising four children. Meanwhile, Alexis wants to hire a coach to help her reach her dreams of hosting her own television show, but Jim doesn’t lend his support. Later, Gretchen is finally ready to perform with the Pussycat Dolls in Las Vegas, and all the ladies are there to support her. However, a difficult rehearsal could spell disaster for the big night.
aired: Mon, Apr 16, 2012
Alexis plans a glamorous camping (aka "glamping") trip near Santa Barbara for all the girls, but with her Pussycat Dolls performance only days away, Gretchen decides to skip the trip. Tamra, also staying home as she recovers from her breast implant removal surgery, is paid a visit by Vicki, who reveals that she's becoming friends with Alexis. Skeptical of this newfound friendship, Tamra doesn’t believe for one second that Vicki will survive a night with Alexis in the woods. During the glamping trip, will the housewives relish nature or long for the luxuries they’re accustomed to?
Bowling for Champs
aired: Mon, Apr 9, 2012
Both Tamra and Vicki’s romantic relationships are moving full speed ahead. While Eddie stands by Tamra’s side through her breast implant removal surgery, Vicki shares very personal information with Brooks. Alexis continues her work at the local news station, but Jim wants her to return to being a full-time, stay-at-home mom. Later, Heather invites the housewives to a fun night of bowling and champagne, but chaos ensues when Gretchen’s friend Sarah erratically confronts Vicki.
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Vicki finally gets answers about Briana’s health, while Alexis endures the agony of getting her nose cast removed. Tamra, Gretchen and Heather sustain multiple injuries while participating in a "Mud Run” for charity. Filled with unexpected emotion, Tamra hesitates when finalizing her divorce from Simon.
Under the Knife
aired: Sun, Mar 18, 2012
A nervous Alexis undergoes sinus surgery, where her plastic surgeon additionally removes a bump from her nose. Meanwhile, Vicki is distraught as Briana's thyroid surgery went worse than expected. Tamra visits her doctor and decides to have her breast implants removed. Heather plans a glamorous trip to L.A. to get some advice on opening a restaurant, but who needs freeways when you can take a helicopter? Gretchen watches a rehearsal of the Pussycat Dolls in preparation for her Las Vegas debut, but will she realize that she's in over her head?
The Party's Over
aired: Mon, Mar 12, 2012
The Bunco Party takes an uncomfortable turn when Slade and some of the OC men, invited by Tamra, join the party. Confronted immediately about the insulting things he said about Vicki in his comedy routine, Slade aggressively defends himself. And though Vicki tries to make a graceful exit, she soon finds herself drawn back inside to have the last word. Jumping to Slade's defense, Gretchen and Vicki get into a vicious screaming match, where Gretchen accuses Vicki of being a hypocrite. And just when everyone thinks the drama is over, Alexis gets defensive when Tamra and Heather call her out on her upcoming nose job. Later, once the party drama has passed, Alexis goes in for her surgery, and Vicki's daughter Briana heads to the hospital to have her thyroid removed, fearing the worst - cancer.
He Said What?
aired: Mon, Mar 5, 2012
Heather tells Tamra that she and Vicki were the butt of Slade's jokes in his insulting comedy routine, and Tamra doesn't think it's funny at all. When Tamra tells Vicki about Slade's comedy routine, she feels insulted, but is distracted by her daughter Briana's upcoming thyroid surgery, which could reveal if she has cancer. Alexis works herself into a frenzy over her upcoming nose surgery because she's convinced that her doctor must remove her nose entirely from her face to take off the bump. At Tamra's '80s-themed Bunco Party, a friend brings up Slade's jokes and a simmering controversy explodes into full-on conflict. While Gretchen jumps to Slade's defense, Tamra tries to diffuse the situation by revealing a surprise - much to Vicki's horror.
Who's Laughing Now
aired: Mon, Feb 27, 2012
Tamra tries to convince Vicki that her friendship with Gretchen won't overshadow their bond, while on the other side of town, Alexis and Heather meet for a doomed lunch to try and work out their differences. Vicki and her daughter Briana have a heart-to-heart about Vicki's new boyfriend, and Briana informs her mother of an upcoming surgery she must undergo. Meanwhile, Slade is trying out a new career -- comedy -- and against Gretchen's wishes, his routine at the Improv is laden with Housewife-insulting jokes. How will Gretchen react when Slade ridicules her friends in public?
The Honeymoon Is Over
aired: Mon, Feb 20, 2012
New housewife Heather throws a "painting party" to get to know the ladies better. In between brush strokes, Alexis and Vicki make snide remarks to Gretchen and Tamra about their budding friendship, and Alexis is green with envy of Heather's picture-perfect life. After the party, Gretchen and Slade dig up questionable information about Vicki's new boyfriend that is sure to send shockwaves through the OC.
aired: Mon, Feb 13, 2012
At Vicki's tension-filled dinner party, Peggy and Alexis reach a boiling point, and Peggy decides to close the chapter on her friendship with Alexis and the other women. Gretchen poses for a nude photo shoot for a charitable cause, while OC's newest housewife, Heather, has it all and isn't afraid to let everyone know it. Meanwhile, Vicki and Tamra go on an overnight trip to Catalina with their boyfriends that nearly ends before it begins when Tamra overreacts and puts Brooks in an embarrassing situation.
Stranger Things Have Happened
aired: Tue, Feb 7, 2012
In the seventh season premiere of "The Real Housewives of Orange County," the women all find themselves dealing with lingering drama from last year. As Vicki finalizes her divorce, she's focused on finding happiness, starting with putting the house up for sale and spending time with her new man, Brooks. Busy mom Alexis has a new job as a morning news show correspondent, and after a three-year feud, Tamra and Gretchen meet to bury the hatchet once and for all. Tamra continues to sell real estate to make ends meet, and shows a very expensive property to filthy rich Heather Dubrow - a former actress, now mother of four - whom she later invites to a dinner party at Vicki's house. With tensions high and patience low, Peggy and Alexis come face to face for the first time since last year's bombshell revelation that Peggy dated Alexis' husband. Will the dinner party be a recipe for disaster?
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Season 6, Episode 16
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Brand new, never-before-seen footage is revealed in a special episode of "The Real Housewives of Orange County." Gretchen talks candidly about her battles with an eating disorder, and Tamra discusses her oldest son's health issues. Meanwhile, Fernanda confronts Alexis about her judgment of gay marriage, and in a never before seen moment from the finale, Vicki confides to her brother about what really led to the Gunvalson divorce.
Season 6, Episode 15
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Part two picks up where part one left off. Hosted by Bravo's Andy Cohen, the ladies of the OC, Tamra Barney, Alexis Bellino, Gretchen Rossi, Peggy Tanous, and Vicki Gunvalson get together to set the record straight on some of the most talked-about antics of the season and answer some of America's most burning questions.
Reunion, Part 1
aired: Sun, Jun 12, 2011
Hosted by Bravo's Andy Cohen, the ladies of the OC, Tamra Barney, Alexis Bellino, Gretchen Rossi, Peggy Tanous, and Vicki Gunvalson get together to set the record straight on some of the most talked-about antics of the season and answer some of America's most burning questions.
aired: Sun, Jun 5, 2011
In the season finale, Vicki is home from the hospital and reveals her next step in her marriage. Despite Vicki's personal problems, she proceeds to throw her annual fall party. With everyone in attendance, there's plenty of drama among all the housewives, especially with former housewife, Jeana.
Season 6, Episode 12
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Peggy surprises her husband Micah with a trip to Vegas, and rather than bringing her gal-pal Alexis, she makes it a couples-only trip with Tamra and Eddie. Back in Coto de Caza, Gretchen and Slade have a heart-to-heart about how his child support issues and debts are causing problems in their relationship. Meanwhile, it's the day of the Alexis Couture Fashion Preview and Vicki is a no-show.
Season 6 Episode 11
aired: Wed, Jun 1, 2011
During a girls-only trip to San Antonio, Alexis talks openly about the changing rules of her household, and surprises everyone as she lives it up. Meanwhile, back in the OC, Tamra's court case against her ex Simon comes to a boil and to make matters worse, former housewife Jeana Keough has gone to the press siding with Tamra's ex.
It's Not a Competition
aired: Sun, May 8, 2011
Peggy and Alexis meet to discuss their strained friendship, but the conversation leads to more drama. When Slade's mom comes to visit, she confronts him about getting a "real job." Tamra, Vicki and Peggy head off to Temecula for a day of wine tasting and gossip, but Vicki has a hard time putting on a happy face and breaks down when the topic turns to her marriage.
aired: Sun, May 1, 2011
Peggy and Micah throwing their annual dinner party and hire celebrity chefs, Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Miliken of Border Grill, to cater the event. Tamra's new boyfriend, Eddie, meets the ladies for the first time. During the party, Alexis causes a scene and flees the table, leaving Peggy livid and Donn shocked by Vicki's comment to the group about wishing they had started their own family together.
Kiss and Tell
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
For Gretchen's birthday, Slade surprises her with a poor man's party of take-out food and a unique gift that leaves her speechless. Peggy and Tamra are excited to model in an OC Designer's fashion show, but a surprise model throws Tamra for a loop. Former housewife Lynne Curtin goes to Fernanda's gym to workout, but when Tamra is a no-show, Fernanda shares a shocking secret.
Riches to Rags
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Vicki visits Tamra at her hew house to gossip about the rumors surrounding the Bellino's possible home foreclosure. Gretchen is upset that all the men in her life are fat, both the dogs and Slade. Vicki and Donn try to spend some quality time together by going to the spa, but things get uncomfortable when the conversation turns awkward at dinner.
What a Difference a Year Makes
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Tamra and her boyfriend, Eddie, head to Spain for a romantic vacation. Meanwhile, Gretchen surprises her parents with a vow renewal ceremony for their 40th anniversary. Peggy is going under the knife to replace her 20-year old breast implants. Vicki is trying to be a better wife and mom by setting up a family excursion.
aired: Sun, Apr 3, 2011
Peggy has a consultation with a plastic surgeon about replacing her breast implants. Donn makes Vicki feel guilty for working so much and not making time for the family. Fernanda celebrates her recent citizenship, but becomes upset.
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Tamra and Vicki travel to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for a weekend of sunbathing, girl talk and tequila shots. Gretchen meets Alexis to get advice about rebounding from divorce and getting remarried. Peggy is interviewed for a documentary and reveals a serious health issue she's been coping with for three years.
A New Lease On Life
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Alexis, Gretchen and Peggy get together for a day of shopping and socializing. The dinner conversation turns racy when the women share surprising sexual secrets. Alexis and her family head to San Diego for a family vacation.
Shameless in Seattle
aired: Sun, Mar 13, 2011
After being with Slade for a year and half, Gretchen still doesn't know if she is ready for marriage again. Alexis spends the morning at the park with her close friend Peggy and their daughters. The women have been friends through their pregnancies.
Amped Blondes and Evil Eyes
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
With Simon in her rear view mirror, Tamra moves forward with her divorce and dishes to the other girls about her new, younger, sexy boyfriend. Continuing to build financial independence through her make-up line, Gretchen is now expanding the business with a handbag collection and begins taking TV hosting classes. It’s a new year, but Vicki and Donn Gunvalson are still bickering and arguing about everything, including where the rug should go. Times have changed for Alexis as she is now forced to watch her children most days and not always with good results. In an effort to start fresh and be more social, Tamra decides to throw a shopping party and invite all the ladies, even Gretchen. But things take a turn for the worse when Gretchen has a few too many drinks and starts acting out of line.
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Season 5 Reunion, Part 2
aired: Fri, Mar 12, 2010
Hosted by Bravo’s Andy Cohen, the reunion will bring all of the women together again on one stage: Tamra Barney, Alexis Bellino, Lynne Curtin, Vicki Gunvalson and Gretchen Rossi.
Season 5 Reunion, Part 1
aired: Thu, Mar 11, 2010
Hosted by Bravo’s Andy Cohen, the reunion will bring all of the women together again on one stage: Tamra Barney, Alexis Bellino, Lynne Curtin, Vicki Gunvalson and Gretchen Rossi.
Season 5 Finale
aired: Thu, Mar 4, 2010
It'’s the final party of the summer and as Tamra Barney and her husband, Simon, get ready the tension between them reaches the breaking point. Vicki Gunvalson and Donn’s relationship, however, is stronger than ever. Housewives past and present gather to celebrate the end of another summer in beautiful Orange County. Gretchen Rossi and her boyfriend, Slade Smiley, show up at the party wearing coordinating white outfits. Alexis Bellino and her husband, Jim, invite the Curtins to join them at their church, hoping it will help the situation with their daughters. As the party continues Tamra is in the midst of a major meltdown and pulls her friend, Vicki, aside to fill her in on her earlier blowup with Simon. She admits that she can't take his controlling behavior anymore.
Let's Bow Our Heads and Pray
aired: Thu, Feb 18, 2010
After the tongue-lashing Vicki Gunvalson felt she endured from the other girls during their San Francisco trip, she seeks comfort from her old, tattered friendship with Jeana Keough. Alexis Bellino's mom is visiting and she takes her to see her plastic surgeon. Lynne Curtin is staying with her mother while she figures things out in regards to her marriage with Frank. Gretchen Rossi's long time makeup artist and current business partner, Ronn Ann, discuss preparations for the upcoming Women’s Empowerment Expo where Gretchen will unveil her new makeup line. During Tamra’s birthday dinner Simon seems very anxious and irritable.
You Can Dish It But You Can't Take It
aired: Thu, Feb 11, 2010
Lynne Curtin’s daughters, Raquel and Alexa, are home alone when a stranger knocks on the door and hands Raquel an eviction notice. Vicki Gunvalson hears terrifying health news about her daughter, Brianna. Alexis Bellino and Gretchen Rossi meet for dinner and discuss Lynne’s housewarming party the night before. The ladies head to San Francisco for a girls weekend away. At dinner that night, everyone is annoyed by Alexis’ non-stop phone calls and texting with Jim at the table. The ladies begin the next day with a round of shopping followed by a beautiful water front lunch. Vicki takes a business call at the lunch table and this rubs Alexis the wrong way and she confronts Vicki about her comments over the previous night’s calls to Jim.
Nothing Is as It Seems
aired: Sun, Feb 7, 2010
Now that Tamra Barney's marriage is feeling more stable, she decides to get Simon’s name tattooed on her ring finger. Vicki Gunvalson and her husband weather a date night filled with typical Vicki mishaps. Lynne Curtin calls Alexis Bellino to apologize for her recent behavior at Alexis' cooking party. After the debacle at the cooking party, Gretchen Rossi and her boyfriend, Slade, discuss the state of her friendship with Lynne. The Curtins’ housewarming starts off on a good note, but that doesn’t last too long when a heated argument breaks out between Simon and Vicki.
I Can't Stop
aired: Thu, Jan 28, 2010
The summer is coming to an end and Tamra Barney shares that she is ready to resolve her marriage issues, fully aware that their kids are feeling the tension at home. Gretchen Rossi is preparing for an upcoming trade show where she will debut her new makeup line, Gretchen Christine Beaute. Meanwhile, Lynne Curtin visits her mom to get some advice on her teen daughters, particularly her 16-year-old, Alexa. Alexis Bellino tells her husband, Jim, that she would like to throw a cooking party for the Housewives, admitting that the party is just an excuse to get Tamra and Gretchen in the same room and see if she can get the ladies to finally be friends.
aired: Thu, Jan 21, 2010
Alexis Bellino and Tamra Barney continue to grow closer and meet for a game of tennis. After the match, the ladies talk about Gretchen Rossi’s upcoming Tupperware party and Alexis is shocked to learn that the two are still feuding. Later, Gretchen and her boyfriend, Slade Smiley, go to the Del Mar races with Alexis and her husband, Jim, where the discussion turns to the ongoing argument between the ladies which Alexis is determined to mediate.
Let Bygones Be Bygones
aired: Thu, Jan 14, 2010
Lynne Curtin meets Gretchen Rossi to discuss the conversation she had with Lynne’s teen daughter, Alexa, about her alleged drinking and depression. Vicki invites Tamra to an "all girls" slumber party at her house. Vicki is excited to host a girls-only slumber party to make up for the fact that the men crashed the recent girls trip to Ft. Lauderdale. Later, Vicki surprises her friends by bringing in a psychic who reads their auras and they are caught off guard by some of his insightful readings.
Love and War
aired: Thu, Jan 7, 2010
After a tumultuous year, Vicki Gunvalson has a romantic surprise in store for her husband, Donn. Alexis Bellino and her husband, Jim, get their three small kids ready for church. Although they enjoy the finer things in life, they feel justified because they are very generous with their donations to their church and a number of charities. Tamra Barney and her husband Simon rehash their recent trip to Florida and disagree about whether or not Tamra should let Gretchen back into her life. Lynne Curtin agrees to allow Gretchen to take her teenage daughter Alexa shopping.
All Girls Weekend
aired: Tue, Dec 29, 2009
The women prep, pack and proceed to their weekend in Florida---but trip planner Vicki worries that the men in their lives will crash their all-female jaunt. Her fears are realized when Gretchen's boyfriend---none other than Slade Smiley---arrives and Simon tags along. Meanwhile, Alexis joins the gang a day late, and divisions begin to form.
Friends, Facelifts and Florida
aired: Thu, Dec 10, 2009
Vicki Gunvalson is focused on repairing her marriage to Donn and schemes a big surprise to celebrate their upcoming 15th wedding anniversary. Alexis Bellino is raising her twin, 20-month old girls to know the importance of keeping up their good looks and decides they are old enough to have their first mani/pedi at a nail salon. It’s plastic surgery day for the Curtins when Lynne undergoes a face-lift, while her oldest daughter Raquel has a bump removed from her nose. Meanwhile, Tamra Barney jumps back into the real estate game by showing her first house in several years. Also, Vicki travels to Florida for an insurance convention and invites all the Housewives to join her for a ladies-only getaway. But, Alexis tells Gretchen that if she goes on Vicki's Florida girl trip, Jim will definitely be accompanying her. Gretchen begins to wonder about everyone's confining relationships.
The Real Housewives of Orange County: It's All About Choices
aired: Thu, Dec 3, 2009
As Vicki Gunvalson's daughter, Briana, recovers from her breakup with her high school sweetheart, Vicki tries to set her up with the son of one of her insurance colleagues. Simon and Tamra Barney attend a BBQ party at the Gunvalson's. Meanwhile, Gretchen Rossi flies to Michigan to visit with her deceased fiancé's kids. Back in Orange County, Lynne Curtin and her family settle into their new home in Laguna Beach. New housewife Alexis Bellino and her husband, Jim, have their weekly date night to reconnect with each other where he surprises her with a special gift.
It Ends in Coto de Caza
aired: Mon, Nov 23, 2009
Jeana Keough makes the gut-wrenching decision to pull back from spending so much time with the Housewives in order to concentrate more on her real estate business, which is struggling in a sagging economy.
Friends, Enemies and Husbands
aired: Thu, Nov 12, 2009
Lynne Curtin's private showing for the ladies of her cuff line comes to a screeching halt thanks to a heated fight between rivals Tamra Barney and Gretchen Rossi. The camps divide, with Tamra unloading her feelings on her friend, Vicki Gunvalson, while Gretchen tells her side of the story to Jeana Keough and Lynne. But Lynne is feeling her loyalties pull in two directions now that she and Tamra Barney have grown closer. Meanwhile, Simon sells a luxury car to an acquaintance and his wife - Jim and Alexis Bellino - and he invites them on a double date so Alexis can meet Tamra.
When Times Get Tough, the Tough Go Shopping
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
The fifth season of "The Real Housewives of Orange County" kicks off with Vicki Gunvalson enjoying life, traveling, working hard and strengthening her relationship with her husband, Donn. Jeana Keough’s business has collapsed under the weight of the sagging economy and she’s forced to economize - something she admits she’s not very good at doing. Tensions between Tamra Barney and her husband, Simon, are high as they also deal with financial woes including the possible sale of their house. Gretchen Rossi is trying to move on with her life in the wake of her late fiancée’s death and is dating again. Everyone is on edge as the ladies come together to support Lynne Curtin’s private jewelry show. Though both Tamra and Gretchen vow to get along it doesn’t take long for the name-calling and insult-hurling to get under way.
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Season 4 Reunion
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Hosted by Bravo programming executive and "Watch What Happens" host Andy Cohen, the ladies of Orange County reunite to dish on all drama and give their side of the story on what really went on after the cameras stopped rolling.
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Jeana Keough has her first real date since kicking her ex-husband, Matt, out of the house. Lynne Curtin's daughter, Raquel, loves her new BMW but hates to pay for gas. Raquel is constantly borrowing money from Lynne. Lynne’'s done being “Mrs. Nice Guy.” It'’s time for Raquel to get a job. Vicki Gunvalson's daughter, Briana, has a new plan for her life that leaves Vicki stunned. It’'s the end of summer and all the Housewives, past and present, get together.
Who's Your Daddy?
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Jeana Keough and her daughter, Kara, drive to up to Berkley to move Kara into her apartment and find themselves strangers among the “bums” and “hippies.” Tamra Barney visits her dad in Iowa and puts it all on the line, spilling her heart out to her estranged father, while Gretchen Rossi does Dallas, reuniting with her four best friends from college. Lynne Curtin and her husband, Frank, take a romantic getaway to San Diego leaving their teenage daughters, Raquel and Alexa, home… with Grandma.
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
With her wild 18-year-old daughter, Alexa, running circles around her, Lynne Curtin seeks her mom’s advice about how to be a better parent. After four years away from home, Jeana Keough travels back to Wisconsin to see her family, only to be reminded of all the reasons she moved to California to begin with. Vicki Gunvalson comes to a surprising decision regarding the purchase of the million-dollar yacht she so badly wants and after two grueling months in the hospital undergoing chemotherapy, Gretchen Rossi's fiancé, Jeff, returns home. Later, the housewives blow off some steam with a girls’ overnighter in Las Vegas.
The Girls Want To Come Out And Play
aired: Sun, Feb 1, 2009
Vicki Gunvalson and Jeana Keough take a road trip to Chicago to visit Vicki’'s friends from high school and former housewife Kimberly Bryant. With Jeff still in the hospital and her future uncertain, Gretchen Rossi looks to secure her financial well being. Tamra Barney invites her brothers over and they address their feelings towards their parents'’ divorce. Meanwhile, Tamra’'s mother finally undergoes her facelift. Lynne Curtin decides to throw a cocktail party for the ladies, where her unruly teenage daughter, Raquel, helps herself to the bar.
Why Are You Being So Mean To Me?
aired: Tue, Jan 20, 2009
With Tamra Barney's formal seven-course dinner winding down, Tamra's son Ryan sees an opportunity to make his move on a very drunk Gretchen Rossi, leaving the rest of the ladies to worry and wonder about Gretchen’s well-being. Lynne Curtin works on her budding jewelry design business, but when businesswoman Vicki Gunvalson accuses her of not knowing how to work, Lynne goes out of her way to prove Vicki wrong. Jeana Keough finally moves her ex-husband, Matt, out of the house, but she struggles with how to get on with her new life. The ladies travel to Santa Monica for a trendy shopping day. Over lunch, when Gretchen confides in the women about her finances, it sparks a heated argument between Lynne and Vicki.
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
Vicki Gunvalson visits her family in Chicago and once again tries to get validation from her less than affectionate mother. Lynne Curtin and her husband, Frank, canoodle over dinner and fret about some wine missing from the house. Now that Lynne'’s daughter, Raquel, is driving, Lynne worries about her drinking and getting behind the wheel. Gretchen Rossi is taking care of her gravely ill fiancé, Jeff, and reaches the end of her emotional rope. With Simon'’s urging, Tamra Barney takes an etiquette class and hires a top chef to prepare a formal seven-course dinner for all the housewives, which includes premium tequila tasting. When the tequila shots are served, Tamra and Vicki set Gretchen up for a major fall.
And They're Off...
aired: Tue, Jan 6, 2009
Although Jeff remains in the hospital, Gretchen Rossi still has something to get excited about when her new 5K diamond encrusted engagement ring arrives in the mail. While Vicki Gunvalson is attending a convention in Florida, her son, Michael, decides to have a pool party at the house and nosy neighbor Jeana Keough tattles on him. Tired of working for a large real estate corporation, Jeana decides she needs a change and joins Gary, her first ex-husband’s, boutique realty company. The ladies attend the opening day at Del Mar Racetrack where new housewife, Lynne Curtin, looks forward to getting to know the other housewives better. Drama ensues as Vicki and Tamra snub both Lynne and Gretchen.
aired: Thu, Jan 1, 2009
Gretchen asks Jeff’'s children to come out from Michigan and rotate visits to their father'’s bedside, while she spends a day in with her friend Jo De la Rosa. Vicki accompanies Briana to the Red Cross to donate blood even though she is terrified of needles. Feeling the financial pinch of being a college student, Kara gets a summer job at a local boutique…and redefines “manual labor.” Lynne meets the other housewives for the first time at Orange County'’s hip new restaurant, but within minutes of arriving, Lynne makes a misstep that leads to some very awkward exchanges. Before the night is over, Tamra and Gretchen square off over Gretchen'’s treatment of her ailing fiancé - completely derailing their budding friendship.
Season 4 Episode 5
aired: Mon, Jun 1, 2009
All hell breaks loose in Lake Havasu as Jeana Keough, Vicki Gunvalson and Tamra Barney converge on the river for the Fourth of July. But when Jeana brings Vicki'’s nemesis, Frankie, to lunch, Vicki feels betrayed and refuses to speak to Jeana, putting Tamra in the middle. Meanwhile, Gretchen Rossi vacations with her family in the mountains of Bass Lake, CA, but is devastated when she gets the news that her fiancé, Jeff, is not doing well. The new housewife prepares for her daughter's 18th birthday party, and an incident at her home spray-tan party tests her patience when her daughter has a bratty fit.
Season 4 Episode 4
aired: Mon, Jun 1, 2009
While her fiancé overnights in the hospital, Gretchen Rossi lifts her spirits by hosting a burlesque party at her home. Vicki Gunvalson and family tour a million dollar yacht that she hopes to buy despite Briana’s protests. Viewers will meet the newest housewife, her husband and two precious teenage daughters. Vicki, Jeana and Tamra have a girl’s night out to get away from the drama in their lives, but a discussion about marriage and ex-husbands turns the situation contentious.
Season 4 Episode 3
aired: Mon, Jun 1, 2009
Tamra and Simon Barney celebrate their ten-year wedding anniversary with a weekend getaway in Napa, and drama ensues when they invite Vicki and Donn Gunvalson to join them. Although her husband, Matt, is still in her house, Jeana Keough is making an effort to re-build her life post-separation with the encouragement of her family and her trainer, John Ellis. Gretchen Rossi and Jeff attend the Indianapolis 500, where Jeff's status provides access and privilege that very few people have at the races. Meanwhile, a horrible turn of events threatens Lauri Peterson's fairytale life with her husband George.
Season 4 Episode 2
aired: Mon, Jun 1, 2009
Tamra Barney's husband, Simon, has quit his job at the Mercedes dealership and is now working on his own business start up… (from home). Gretchen Rossi talks her fiancé, Jeff, into going motorcycle shopping at Harley Davidson, hoping to expand the list of things she wants him to buy her. Even though the real estate market is in the dumps in Orange County, Jeana Keough still manages to make money by selling off the distressed properties of her friends. Lauri Peterson checks in on her wayward daughter, Ashley, and learns all about the new skincare business that she is trying to start up. Vicki and Donn Gunvalson take time out from their busy lives to have a date night, but she turns the evening of romance and reconnection into a bitter sparring match over their marriage.
Season 4 Premiere!
aired: Mon, Dec 1, 2008
In the fourth season premiere of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Orange County," Vicki Gunvalson thinks about buying a yacht -– a million dollar purchase and the only way to fund it is to sell the family's beloved Lake Havasu home. Jeana Keough and her husband, Matt, have been separated for a year, but Jeana lets him move back into the house, and he's not leaving any time soon. Tamra Barney is dealing with family issues, both new and old, while the romance continues for Lauri and George Peterson. The newest housewife on the block, Gretchen Rossi, meets with her realtor, Jeana Keough, to view a home in Coto with her much older fiancé, Jeff, who has acute Leukemia.
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12. The Real Housewives Confess: A Watch What Happens Special
aired: Tue, Jan 29, 2008
The ladies dish on the behind the scenes moments of season three in a special reunion episode of "The Real Housewives of Orange County." "The Real Housewives Confess: Watch What Happens Special" will feature new interviews with housewives Tamra Barney, Quinn Fry, Vicki Gunvalson, Jeana Keough, Tammy Knickerbocker and Lauri Waring, with a special visit by former "housewife" Jo De La Rosa. Hosted by Bravo programming executive and "Watch What Happens" host Andy Cohen, the housewives get together to dish on some of the most dramatic and sensational events from the popular third season. They will address unanswered questions raised from the series and by viewers on www.BravoTV.com. How is married life treating Lauri and George? What is Jo up to these days and why wasn't she in the third season? How did new "housewives" Tamra and Quinn fit in with the girls? How are the Knickerbocker ladies healing since the death of Lindsey and Megan's father, Lou Knickerbocker? All will be revealed when the ladies reunite.
Season 3 Episode 11
aired: Tue, Jan 22, 2008
The five ladies and former "housewife" Jo De La Rosa gather to celebrate the lavish wedding of Lauri Waring and George Peterson, who finally tie the knot in a spectacular, sky-is-the-limit fairytale wedding in the third season finale. But Lauri feels the day would be incomplete without her estranged son, Josh, and the two meet for the first time in months in an attempt to reconcile with the help of a family counselor.
Season 3 Episode 10
aired: Tue, Jan 15, 2008
It's the Big 4-0 for Tamra, and everyone's invited to celebrate aboard Simon's new yacht. It's drunken fun in Newport Beach as Simon surprises Tamra with a gift that has all the ladies tongues wagging. Quinn and Billy have been dating for three months and things are going well, but there are huge differences between them. Quinn is ready to have the talk,but Billy has other plans. Officially separated, Jeana contemplates divorce. But not before she enjoys the former glory of her Playboy days. Jeana is going to Glamourcon, the largest celebrity autograph convention, celebrating 25 Years of Playboy. With only days until their wedding, George and Lauri are frantically caught up in preparations. But missing from the plans is Lauri's son, Josh. Estranged for several months, Lauri really wants Josh to be part of her special day but in order for that to happen, Josh must agree to meet with a therapist.
Season 3 Episode 9
aired: Tue, Jan 8, 2008
Vicki rakes Jeana over the coals after a visit to her second home, which Jeana is selling, reveals it to be a disaster area. Lauri finally asks her daughter, Ashley, to be her Maid of Honor and attends a wedding tasting to choose the menu for her approaching nuptials. Lauris bridal shower is a smashing success drenched in excess. Quinn tries to force boy toy Billy to commit while Tamra helps pave the way for Ryan to finally move out of her house.
Season 3 Episode 8
aired: Tue, Jan 1, 2008
With their upcoming nuptials rapidly approaching, Lauri and George decide to plan a family vacation. George and his daughters are accustomed to luxury travel, fine dining and staying in five star hotels. This year, Lauri wants the family to bond with nature so she rents an RV and packs up the family to go camping in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. With summer coming to an end, Vicki packs up her family to go to their favorite vacation spot, Puerto Vallarta. Vicki invites Jeana and her children, Kara and Colton. Recently separated from her husband, Jeana is looking forward to spending quality time with her kids and letting loose. But unfortunately for Vicki and her family, Jeana lets a little too loose. With her real estate business taking off, Tamra struggles to find quality time with Simon so she takes up tennis, his favorite sport. But Tamra faces an even greater challenge as she wrestles with the decision to undergo a breast reduction. Quinn is still juggling the men in her life, but before she can move on, she needs to move out her things from her former boyfriend's home. Quinn finds the experience a little more emotional than she expected, but her ex-boyfriend David is not sympathetic.
Season 3 Episode 7
aired: Tue, Dec 18, 2007
Jeana, Vicki, Tammy and Tamra head down to the U.S. Grant Hotel in San Diego for some housewife hijinks. Newly single Jeana is back on the market and ready for anything. The ladies are in the lap of luxury, enjoying a presidential suite and the San Diego nightlife. A conflict between Jeana and Vicki comes to light and threatens their friendship. The OC Angels promote their energy drink at the US Open in Huntington Beach but bad driving, bad attitudes and bad luck threaten to ruin it all. Meanwhile, Tamras real estate business is booming, while Lauri travels to Oklahoma with daughter, Sophie, to spend some time with the US Womens Softball Team.
aired: Tue, Dec 11, 2007
Lauri invites her daughter, Ashley, for lunch to fill her in on the latest wedding plans. She's found a designer for her dress and wants Ashley to be with her during her fitting. Ashley is excited, but feels that after her mother's two previous walks down the aisle, she deserves to be her Maid of Honor for number three. Lauri, however, is not sold on the idea. Vicki's son, Michael, begins an insurance internship in Seattle. Vicki has promised to pass on the insurance torch to Michael if he's interested in pursuing the field as a career. Although Michael's not certain he has the passion for insurance, he does have the passion for the money. Jeana's oldest son, Shane, is playing minor league baseball. Jeana and her youngest son, Colton, travel to Vancouver to watch him play. While there, Colton plays with the team and gets some valuable tips from his big brother. Tamra's real estate business is taking off, but the work leaves her very little time to see her husband, Simon. Tamra decides to surprise her him with a visit to his office. Meanwhile, Tamra's son, Ryan, has finally landed a job -- just not the one he expected.
Season 3 Episode 5
aired: Tue, Dec 4, 2007
Overprotective Vicki visits daughter Briana with an assortment of pepper sprays to give to her for her protection.They talk about Briana's future with her long time boyfriend, Colby, and Vicki admits that she is in no rush for them to get married.Son Michael comes home from Colorado with his girlfriend, Lauren, and a double date dinner with Briana and Colby turns into a Vicki-venting session as both siblings rebel against their mother. Later, Michael's recent interest in his mother's lucrative insurance business sets the stage for him to take a training trip to Seattle with her. Tamra begins to regret her decision to bring jobless and lazy son, Ryan, back into the house. He spends his time loafing, drinking and partying instead of getting his act together. The revelation of yet another enormous tattoo on his body sends Tamra over the edge. She may be forced to admit to husband Simon that she was wrong about letting Ryan move back home. Jeana's daughter, Kara, is getting back into show business again. A former child actor, Kara auditions for a role in a low budget movie but things don't go exactly as planned. Lauri spends time with her youngest daughter, Sophie, as they ready her old condo for sale and attend horseback-riding lessons together. Tammy has her hands full as daughter, Megan, turns 21. A sunset birthday cruise with her daughters turns into an ugly, drunken debacle and the Knickerbocker women face a crisis.
Season 3 Episode 4
aired: Tue, Nov 27, 2007
All the Housewives decide to get together for a nice dinner and catch up on their lives. It's a boisterous night filled with lots of fun, lots of laughter and even more alcohol. The gloves are off as inhibitions -- and lips -- loosen. Since the death of her father, Lindsey has been struggling financially. But a recent modeling contract provides Lindsey with an amazing opportunity, a lot of exposure and financial independence. It's week six of boot camp and Vicki and Jeana are still working their "butts" off. Vicki is a little frustrated with her results so far, but insists she's eating healthy. When she receives an unexpected visit from John, her boot camp Instructor, Vicki has a lot of explaining to do. Jeana's been seeing results from her boot camp experience, but when John surprises her with a visit, Jeana has a bigger surprise for him. Meanwhile, Tamra's 40th birthday is rapidly approaching and she's determined to be the sexiest she can be, so she decides to get Botox and do a little clubbing with her husband and her 21 year-old son.
Season 3 Episode 3
aired: Tue, Nov 20, 2007
For her graduation present, George's daughter McKenzie hits the sun and fun of South Beach, Miami along with Tammy's daughters, Lindsey and Megan, and Lauri's daughter, Ashley. Money woes put a damper on the Knickerbocker girls' good time and a trip to a famous tattoo parlor gets McKenzie in hot water with dad George. Vicki invites Jeana, Colton, Tammy and Frankie to spend the weekend with her and Donn at their Lake Havasu vacation home. The alcohol flows like the river on which they party, but tensions between Vicki and Donn threaten to ruin the trip. Things turn dangerous when Colton takes a shocking death defying jump. Laurie furthers her wedding plans by choosing a photographer and wedding invitations, while newly single Kara contemplates an offer from mother Jeana to take part in a mother/daughter pictorial for Playboy magazine. Tamra throws a big birthday bash for son, Spencer, who just turned seven. The party atmosphere can't tame the tension between her oldest son, Ryan, and her husband, Simon. Later at a family dinner, jobless Ryan bickers with step dad Simon, putting Tamra in the middle again.
Season 3 Episode 2
aired: Tue, Nov 13, 2007
Vicki and Jeana have made a pact to get in shape, but getting up at 5:30 a.m. every morning may prove to be the bigger challenge. Recent empty-nesters Vicki and Donn, seek to reduce the stress in their lives by downsizing and buying a smaller home in Coto. Unfortunately, Vicki is having buyer's remorse. Vicki likes her big home in Coto and struggles with the notion that downsizing equals failure. Having just graduated from high school, Kara has been accepted to UC Berkeley. Eager to check out the campus, the Keoughs leave for Northern California, but forget to tell Colton, leaving him home alone. Since the death of Lou Knickerbocker, Tammy has tried to be a supportive mother to her daughters. Lindsey is keeping busy with the Lou's Legacy, the OC Angels, but a recent car accident in the Hummer sends the "Angels" to the California Speedway for some much needed driving lessons. Meanwhile, as Lauri and George begin to build a life together, Lauri decides to put her townhouse up for sale. Unfortunately for Ashley, that means having to find another place to live - but not before a visit to the Playboy Mansion. Tamra is rapidly approaching 40, but she's not ready to age gracefully. Conscious of the fact that she's been raising children for the last 21 years, Tamra is up for anything that will keep her youthful, including riding on the back of a Harley Davidson and hanging out with biker dudes.
Season 3 Episode 1
aired: Tue, Nov 6, 2007
In the first episode of the third season of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Orange County," Vicki surprises daughter Briana with a brand new Mercedes, literally wrapped up in a bow. Briana is now living on her own as she goes to college and Vicki has learned that with both kids out of the house, the only way she can maintain any control over them is with money. Lauri is awash in wedding plans as her upcoming nuptials to George consume her every thought and deed. George's eldest daughter, McKenzie, is about to graduate from high school and hopes desperately to get a trip to Miami Beach as her graduation present. A major tragedy has befallen Tammy and her daughters, Megan and Lindsey. Their father (and Tammy's ex-husband) Lou Knickerbocker, recently died of a heart attack. Without a will to provide for them, Megan and Lindsey are now forced to fend for themselves while Lou's young widow gets everything he had. Lindsey - who was living with Lou at the time of his death - was kicked out of the house by Lou's young wife, leaving her no choice but to move in with sister, Megan. They both live above Tammy's water damaged home, which is under renovation. Their future is uncertain and their lives will never be the same again. Meanwhile in the Keough household, Jeana's daughter Kara is graduating from high school and planning a graduation party. Younger brother Colton is becoming more like his older brother Shane as his antisocial behavior escalates. Newly single Kara (recently broken up with boyfriend Steven) is devastated when Colton doesn't show up for her graduation. Shane leaves to play minor league baseball in Canada. Newest and hottest housewife Tamra - on the verge of turning 40 - is a realtor and mother of four. Her eldest son, Ryan, whom she had when she was only 18, is from a previous marriage. The 21-year-old moved out of the house when he turned 18 because of tension between himself and Tamra's current husband, Simon. But now that he's moving back home, sparks are about to fly, with Tamra caught in the middle.
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Season 2 Episode 10
aired: Tue, Dec 29, 2009
The "housewives" get together to dish on some of the more dramatic and sensational events from the second season and reflect on how their lives have been impacted by the series on "The Real Housewives of Orange County Reunion: Watch What Happens." The special will also feature new interviews with the ladies on their personal reactions as they watched the series on television, and how their relationships have changed.
Season 2 Episode 9
aired: Tue, Mar 13, 2007
Jo continues to pursue an entertainment career and enjoy more time in Los Angeles. Lauri confronts Ashley about the messy townhouse. She also learns that her daughter is not enrolled in college, which had been a condition of her living in the townhouse rent-free. Since Lauri is living with George, she considers selling the townhouse. Jeana does a provocative guest appearance on Sirius Playboy Radio. It's also Jeana's birthday. A day that's supposed to be a celebration ends bitter sweetly. Tammy must make a decision once and for all about her current relationship. Vicki "surprises" Michael, and Michael is not too happy about it.
Season 2 Episode 8
aired: Tue, Mar 6, 2007
Jo drops a bomb on Slade. Is she ready for the consequences? Lauri discovers that her daughter, Ashley, has trashed her townhouse and is furious at herself for letting her stay there rent-free. Unable to confront her daughter, she seeks advice from George. Colton and Kara prepare to go back to school—by purchasing hundreds of dollars worth of clothes on their mother’s credit card. The Keough family dogs are out of control once again, so Jeana hires a dog trainer to tame her wild beasts. Her thought is if she can’t control the kids, she can at least try to control the animals. Meanwhile, Matt offers nothing but resistance and Jeana continues to struggle in her marriage. Tammy struggles with her ex-boyfriend about parenting their son, Ryley. Tammy also takes a giant leap into the singles world by going on a date. Vicki and Donn are having issues at home. As Vicki’s energy begins to drain Donn, she seeks the help of an astrologer to figure out why she acts the way she does. The other ladies join the party and are amazed at how accurate the astrologer’s readings are. The advice they get is surprisingly in tune with each housewife’s unique life predicament.
Season 2 Episode 7
aired: Tue, Feb 27, 2007
Jo ponders a career in the entertainment business. Lauri is somewhat fed up with her work at Vicki's insurance business and plans to start a jewelry business of her own with her good friend, Lorelei. Kara's boyfriend, Steven, is on his way to his first year of college. Kara struggles with her high school sweetheart going away to school. Shane questions Steven and Kara's relationship, wondering out loud if Steven will stray, further stirring up Kara’s fears. While Tammy is out of town for the weekend, Lindsey and Megan find time between Lindsey's work and Megan's life with boyfriend Roman to spend quality time together. Against Megan's suggestion, Lindsey throws a party for her teenage friends. Vicki is in the planning stages of expanding her insurance business even more, hopefully getting it to the place where she can fulfill her goal of working less and spending more time with her family.
Season 2 Episode 6
aired: Tue, Feb 20, 2007
Jo and Slade's relationship is pushed to the brink and the couple attends a therapy session with a "love doctor." Lauri's daughter, Sophie, turns nine and since George's daughter, Bria, is turning ten, they throw a double birthday bowling bash for the girls. The Waring / Peterson "Brady Bunch" is in full attendance - even son Josh. But the family fun is tarnished when Josh and Ashley bicker bitterly over him wanting to move into Lauri’s townhouse with her. Sophie's over-the-top gifts include a cell phone and a horse. Jeana's oldest Shane ponders a possible career after baseball by going shopping for his first suit with a family friend, while Jeana and daughter Kara have a shopping splurge to look for dresses to wear to Vicki's upcoming party. Tammy's oldest daughter -- moody Megan -- is spending more time hanging out with her sister Lindsey back home. She still broods about the materialism of the community, and accuses her little sister of wanting to marry for money. Vicki and husband Donn are now a pair of "empty nesters" looking to make a love re-connection. Donn decides to take charge and plan a surprise trip to Catalina, and the couple embarks on a weekend getaway to rekindle the romance in their marriage. All the housewives and their families attend a big backyard bash at Vicki's house. Jo arrives separately from Slade, but when he shows up with a sexy date on his arm, all hell breaks loose.
Season 2 Episode 5
aired: Tue, Feb 13, 2007
Resentment surfaces when Slade is more than generous to Jo on her birthday, when all Jo wants to do is party with her girlfriends in L.A. Feeling unappreciated and bitter, Slade decides that it's time for a guy's night out with his buddies...and some girls. Lauri and George decide to take the entire family on a lavish vacation to Maui, Hawaii. After an adventurous boat ride with the family, Lauri confides in Ashley that she feels guilty that Josh was not able to enjoy the trip with them. Jeana welcomes a strange houseguest into her home when Shane invites a girl he met on the Internet to come spend a few days with them. Everyone is on eggshells from the moment the "Miss Canada Galaxy" contestant arrives at their front door. Shane's hosting skills are put to the test as he attempts to make "Canada" feel welcomed. Jeana throws a small BBQ for Labor Day weekend. When 17-year-old Lindsey finally gets her driver's license, can daddy resist the need to buy her a luxury car? Will Orange County drivers ever be safe again? Meanwhile, Vicki's patience is tested when she tries to balance work and taking care of Lucy, the new puppy.
Season 2 Episode 4
aired: Tue, Feb 6, 2007
Jo seeks advice from her role model and friend, Jeana, about the struggles with her new independence and the pull of her relationship with Slade. Jeana, Jo, Lauri and Vicki attend the Orange County Home & Garden expo together. Unresolved tension between Jo and Lauri stemming from Lauri's relationship with Slade comes to a head and Jo finally learns the truth about the nature of Lauri's relationship with Slade. Feeling hurt and betrayed, Jo invites Jeana’s son - the studly Shane - out for a night on the town with her and her girlfriends. Lauri and Josh have a painful heart-to-heart. As he prepares for his 18th birthday, Josh is realizing that the future is in his hands and only he can set himself on the path to success. Lauri does her best to include her son as she builds a new life with George. Tammy's rebellious daughter, Megan, makes an effort to re-connect with her family. She invites an unenthusiastic Tammy to a Pit Bull breed show, where she introduces her new boyfriend, Roman. Megan also ponders a nose job. Vicki's daughter Briana will soon be attending nursing school. Vicki finds it hard to let go of her obsession with work - and her daughter - when they take a day trip together to drop some things off at Briana’s new condo.
Season 2 Episode 3
aired: Tue, Jan 30, 2007
Jo has been partying in L.A. into the wee hours, and Slade isn't pleased. They take a trip to the wine country to try to reconnect, which starts off well until Slade starts teasing Jo about being pregnant. Lauri is becoming a Republican because George is a big contributor to the Republican Party. She even buys a conservative black dress to go to a Republican fundraiser at the swanky St. Regis Hotel. Later, Lauri and her three kids have a "New Brady Bunch" dinner with George's four kids. One of George's daughters wonders aloud if Lauri is pregnant. Jeana takes a tour of the houses she currently owns, charting her rise from Playboy Playmate to real estate mogul. She tries to instill in her daughter, Kara, the need to save her money and pressures her to go to a good "networking" university. Tammy is still trying to navigate her way from being worth millions of dollars just ten years ago to losing it all, on top of being a single mother of three. As she tours her old estate, the biggest in all in the community, her younger daughter Lindsey is still troubled by the divorce and pines over the loss of her trust fund status. Vicki returns from her two-week cruise and is concerned about Lauri, hoping she doesn't lose her independence to George. Meanwhile, Vicki ships Michael back to school and sends her daughter, Briana, to Chicago to visit her dad. With the nest empty, Vicki and Donn decide to visit their favorite getaway, Lake Havasu.
Season 2 Episode 2
aired: Tue, Jan 23, 2007
As Jo gets used to her newfound financial independence, she also finds herself drawn to the much more lively Los Angeles, much to Slade's chagrin. Meanwhile, Lauri is enjoying her vacation with George in beautiful St. Tropez. Back in Orange County at Lauri's townhouse, however, things are less-than-perfect. Lauri's daughter Ashley is charged with keeping a handle on everything, and things quickly dissolve into a mess. In the Keough household, Shane's back injury keeps him home, and he is driving everyone up the wall - especially Colton. Tensions escalate until Shane and Colton nearly come to blows. Meanwhile, Jeana is busy trying to keep Colton focused on a tryout for an important baseball scout team. Tammy Knickerbocker moves to a rental house in the community with her daughter, Lindsey, and her son Ryley. As Tammy settles in, she tries to celebrate her birthday with a fancy dinner and a trip to Vegas with her two teenage daughters who create nothing but drama. Vicki drives her family, friends and co-workers insane as she preps for a relaxing two-week cruise to Europe. Her blood pressure reaches an all-time high as she tries to figure out how to let go of her business for two whole weeks.
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
In the first episode of the second season of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Orange County," Slade is green with envy as Jo heads off to a Playboy party at the mansion with her girlfriend JJ. Jo and Slade are back together as a couple, but both are mistrusting of each other, especially since Slade’s romantic encounter with Lauri when Jo and Slade were broken up. Lauri is ecstatic after meeting George, the man of her dreams. George is a wealthy businessman in Orange County with four kids. Both families are spending time together and getting to know one another, while Josh is away at a special residential program working on his behavioral and substance abuse problems. Jeana is excelling as a real estate agent in the community while Shane struggles with a recent back injury, which is keeping him from playing professional baseball. As usual, Kara and Shane fight while Jeana's husband Matt tries to keep his cool. Kara and kid brother, Colton, bond after the death of their dog, Shire. Jeana has lunch with her girlfriend, Tammy, who needs a new place to live in the community after her house was severely damaged by a flood. She is a single mother of three who just ended a ten-year relationship. Vicki tries to give her son, Michael, a taste of working in the "real world' after he slacked off all summer and grated on Vicki's nerves with his defiant behavior. Also, Vicki hires a new staffer to hold down the fort and learn the insurance business. Vicki meets up with her mother at dinner and is reminded as to why she constantly craves affection and affirmation. Meanwhile, Kimberly is leaving Orange County with her family and moving to Chicago. After a skin cancer scare with her son, Travis, Kimberly and her husband decided to move the kids to Chicago.
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Season 1 Episode 8
aired: Tue, Dec 29, 2009
Join the ladies of "The Real Housewives of Orange County" as they sit down to reunite and reflect on such topics as wild diamond parties and unruly children in a reunion special. The special will feature new cast interviews, the best clips and the most outrageous moments from the series that brought viewers inside one of Southern California’s wealthiest communities. Grab a martini and tune in. This is one reunion you won’t want to miss.
Season 1 finale
aired: Tue, May 2, 2006
Jeana decides its time to bond with her daughter Kara -- by inviting her to an exclusive diamond-shopping trip, Kimberly and Jo prepare to play a tennis match with women from the very competitive and elite Women's Tennis League, Jo and Slade have an emotional confrontation that brings more questions than answers about the relationship, Vicki is excited to join the diamond-shopping trip, where she contemplates a new setting for her wedding ring. Doing better financially, Lauri joins Vicki and Jeana on the diamond-shopping spree in Beverly Hills, it's time to celebrate as the "housewives" gather for Kimberly's 45th birthday.
aired: Tue, Apr 25, 2006
Jeana struggles as the sibling rivalry escalates between Kara and Shane. Kara spends thousands on clothes for school while Shane receives a brand new car. In other parts of the community, Kimberly waits to hear from her doctor about a very serious health threat. She braces for the worst and ponders what she would miss if she didn't have more time with her son, daughter and husband. Slade's country bumpkin parents visit in their RV. They don't understand Slade's extravagant lifestyle and think his relationship with Jo is doomed. Later, Slade and Jo's date night turns ugly. Vicki goes back to Illinois for her high school reunion. While in her hometown, she visits her mother, who is unhappy with how Vicki has changed since moving to California. Lauri and her best friend, Lorelei, submit bikini photos in hopes of getting invited to a sexy pajama party at the Playboy mansion, where they would have to compete with 20-something girls.
aired: Tue, Apr 18, 2006
Jeana's son Colton breaks his hand in a fight about drugs. Kimberly and her family hire a "dog guru" to deal with their out-of-control dog. Later, a routine trip to the doctor leaves Kimberly quite concerned. Now in the workforce, Jo is struggling to keep up with her responsibilities around the house. Slade bonds with his sons over his exotic - and pricey - costume collection. A lost bet to Slade forces Jo to do housework - in a very sexy outfit. Vicki interrupts Briana's date, fearing her daughter is too serious with her boyfriend, Colby. Unemployed Donn begins a renovation of a home nearby, and Michael finally gets a job. Vicki and Lauri's attempt at after-work cocktails in the Jacuzzi is crashed by Michael and his friends, who are all smitten with Lauri. Lauri is thrilled when her son Josh is finally released from juvenile hall, but is upset when Ashley refuses to attend the celebration.
aired: Tue, Apr 11, 2006
Jeana takes Kimberly and Scott house hunting, then hosts a neighborhood BBQ where many of the housewives and their kids meet for the first time. Sparks fly as Shane takes an interest in Jo. Kimberly comes clean with Scott about her crazy weekend in Palm Springs. After deciding that they need a bigger home, Kimberly and Scott go house hunting, then debate how many days of celebration they should have for Travis' 7th birthday. Unhappy that Jo has gone back to work, Slade retaliates by hiring a sexy new assistant. Jo and Slade are at odds over Jo's new job. At Jeana's BBQ, it does not sit well with Slade that Shane and Jo have hit it off. Vicki and her husband Donn argue about Briana's job and a trip to their second home. Things take a turn for the worse when the police interrupt their holiday. Lauri continues to struggle with her children. Ashley fails to show up for work after discovering her car has disappeared and Josh's stay in Juvenile Hall is extended.
aired: Tue, Apr 4, 2006
Jeana, Matt and Colton accompany Shane to a college in Arizona, where he tries out for the coach of the baseball team. Left home alone, Kara passes the time by spending money. Kimberly sets off for a girls-only weekend in Palm Springs and things get wild. Still trying to land Brent's business, Slade maneuvers an invitation with Jo to Brent's house for drinks. Jo plays along and bonds with Brent's wife, Cyndi, but later realizes she wants more for her own life. In preparation for their big convention in New Orleans, Vicki & Lauri get a home treatment of Botox. Lauri worries about leaving her daughter, Ashley, in charge of her house, while Vicki worries that Lauri isn't dedicated enough to her career. While Lauri's away, Ashley breaks the rules and has a party. In New Orleans, Vicki and Lauri bond over a shared childhood experience.
aired: Tue, Mar 28, 2006
Rabbits have overrun the gated Orange County community, and Jeana's son Shane has gained the reputation as the official "rabbit hunter," Kimberly is feeling neighborhood pressure to upgrade her car. Meanwhile, Jo's fiance Slade plans a high-powered business meeting with a potential client, Vicki takes Briana and a group of cheerleaders on a cruise, where Vicki's wild side emerges Lauri's troubles continue to mount and her son, Josh, gets into big trouble at school and gets arrested.
aired: Tue, Mar 21, 2006
In the first episode of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Orange County" Jeana's son Shane faces the stress of high school graduation and the baseball draft, where he feels pressure to become the third generation Keough to play pro baseball. Shane's sister Kara is feeling the sting of sibling rivalry and things get ugly when she demands a new car. Meanwhile, Kimberly discusses her breast implants -- a gift for her husband’s 40th birthday -- and takes her daughter, Bianca, for professional make-up for a junior high dance. She then decides its time to enjoy afternoon cocktails with friends and meets Jo in a chance encounter. Jo struggles with her new life as the fiancée of a wealthy older man. Jo and her fiancée, Slade, argue over her desire to continue partying. Jo ventures out and meets Kimberly, her first gated housewife friend. Vicki spares no expense to celebrate her daughter Briana's prom and graduation party, but dreads her ex-husband's arrival for the festivities. Lauri deals with the aftermath of her divorce and lower status life outside the gates. Things get even more complicated when her adult daughter comes home for a surprise visit.