The Real Housewives' Costa Rican Rumble

Down in Costa Rica, the saying "Pura Vida" is everywhere. It means "good life" and you can find stamped on everything from T-shirts to bottle openers to beer koozies. It's like the big thing. But now that the Real Housewives of Orange County have stormed the region for this season's lavish vacation, we're worried the country may adopt a new slogan.

'Real Housewives Of O.C.': Vicki Goes Loco In Costa Rica

It's been a stress-filled Season 7 for Vicki Gunvalson so far on " The Real Housewives Of Orange County " (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Bravo). Much of the focus has been on the elder stateswoman and her rocky relationships with the other "Housewives," daughter Briana and creepy new boyfriend Brooks . On Tuesday night's episode Vicki finally lost it. Was it the heat, the fact she's en route to being a grandmother , or the cocktails that got to her? The "Housewives" were in a frisky mood in Costa Rica when Vicki started gibbering about bladder infections. Then she came over all tired and emotional, shrieking "Shut up! My God! Shut up! Have fun! I miss my baby. My baby just got married." Heather Dubrow probably spoke for many when she said, "Oh my gosh. Let it go." The drama continues on "The Real Housewives Of Orange County," Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET on Bravo . TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and amazing moments - and delivers them right to your browser.

'Real Housewives of O.C.'s' Heather Dubrow Rates Her First Season (Exclusive Video)

  Being the new gal on any  Real Housewives  franchise has got to be a scary proposition, but it’s especially harrowing to join  The Real Housewives of Orange County.  The turnover on that series, especially for its brunettes, is high. But,  Heather Dubrow  may be able to stick it out. Read More...

Real Housewives' Tamra Barney Says She Doesn’t Hate Alexis Bellino, She Feels Sorry For Her

Season 7, Episode 15 of Real Housewives of Orange County ended with Tamra Barney giving Alexis Bellino a real piece of her mind. When Alexis asked her to be up-front about her feelings, Tamra launched into a tirade of insults about Alexis’ honesty, vanity, and much, much more. In her recent Bravo blog, she took it even further. "Let’s get one thing straight," Tamra writes. "I do not hate Alexis. I actually feel sorry for her." Oh, well, that’s......

Real Housewives’ Tamra Barney Wants Two Weddings

Oh, the perks of being filthy rich! While one lavish wedding ceremony might be the dream for many brides-to-be, Real Housewives of Orange County star Tamra Barney wants twice the fairytale. According to Us Magazine, Tamra and fiancé Eddie Judge — who proposed on Valentine’s Day and then re-proposed in front of her four kids... noticing a trend, anyone? — are considering making their vows twice.

Real Housewives star Alexis Bellino makes General Hospital debut

Alexis Bellino gets plenty of flak from her "Real Housewives of Orange County" co-stars about her correspondent gig for Fox 5 San Diego, but she must be pretty believable as a pro to the folks at ABC. Alexis makes her acting debut Wednesday (May 9) on "General Hospital" playing a news anchor."I can't say the story line," Alexis tells the New York Daily News. "But the news I'm going to give is pretty shocking. So it was interesting to come on here for the first time and be able to deliver that kind of news." But apparently it wasn't the reality star's hosting job that landed her the spot on the soap opera set in the fictional city of Port Charles, N.Y."The head producer told me it was just because I was good looking," she says.Check out a clip below of Alexis' Fox 5 gig, which was edited on "Real Housewives" to make the 35-year-old...

'Real Housewives Of Orange County': Is This Man An Opportunist?

Vicki Gunvalson 's relationship with boyfriend Brooks Ayers came under scrutiny on " The Real Housewives Of Orange County " (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Bravo) Tuesday night. It turned out that the other ladies are not so keen on smoothie Brooks. Vicki's newlywed daughter Briana wondered, "He's got four kids in another state. Why is he here every day? I'm just a little bit worried," she added, "that he may be an opportunist." Brooks' attempt to ingratiate himself with Vicki's BFF Tamra Barney also went down in flames. "Your son Ryan?" he oozed. "He's the bombdotcom." Tamra was bemused and a bit mad. "Who says that?!" she asked. "You've just met them right now? It's weird." Vicki's quest for love -- and possibly husband number three -- continues on "The Real Housewives of Orange County," Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET on Bravo . TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and, on a good day, amazing moments, and delivers them right to your browser.

Real Housewives of Orange County Star Alexis Bellino Dishes on Her General Hospital Cameo

Real Housewives of Orange County star Alexis Bellino will be making her soap opera debut this Wednesday, May 9, on General Hospital, guest-starring as a local Port Charles anchorwoman. Today, Alexis spoke up about the thrill of trading in reality TV cams for the studio experience. Alexis, who already has some anchoring experience under her designer belt with San Diego’s Fox 5, admitted the gig was very different for her at first. "I knew I was acting! It was surreal,"...

Awkward! Vicki Gunvalson Introduces Brooks to Daughter Briana in Real Housewives of Orange County Season 7, Episode 13 (VIDEO)

Vicki Gunvalson and her daughter, Briana, have dealt with a lot this season on Real Housewives of Orange County. First there was that cancer scare, then Briana’s engagement and quickie elopement in Vegas, and now there’s reportedly a baby on the way. But nothing has been quite as awkward as Vicki introducing her own fella, Brooks Ayers, to the newlyweds in this preview for Season 7, Episode 13.

Real Housewives of Orange County's Tamra Barney Thinks Gretchen Rossi and Slade Smiley Shouldn't Get Married

Real Housewives of Orange County stars Tamra Barney and Gretchen Rossi went from catty frenemies to new BFFs seemingly overnight. Now Tamra is dispensing romantic advice to her new bestie — on live television, of course. On the May 1 episode of Watch What Happens Live!, a caller asked Tamra whether she thought Gretchen was afraid of marrying her current boyfriend, Slade Smiley. "I think that’s kind of the million dollar question right now," Tamra said to host Andy...