'Real Housewives of Orange County's' Alexis and Jim Bellino share 6 of their many relationship rules


Guess who was on the "Dating On Reality TV" panel at the Reality Rocks Expo in Los Angeles Saturday (April 9)? They're not exactly dating, but they are carrying on a committed relationship on the marriage-killing Bravo series, "The Real Housewives of Orange County." Jim and Alexis Bellino talked about how they stay together amid the pressures and temptations of being reality stars.According to the couple, they did six months of couples therapy before they even signed the contracts to join the show, which Jim calls "preventative maintenance.""I think a lot of it is preventative maintenance and anticipating what's coming," he says. "I would never recommend anybody be on a reality show if you're in a marriage. I mean if you think about it, three of the four married couples on the housewives are now divorced. We're the only ones in the last few years who are married."Apparently, the world of reality TV (and its fans)...



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