Posts tagged "the real housewives of new york city"

Alex McCord Describes How Simon Van Kempen Came In His Pants When Their Son Was Born

"Once he was finally out of my body, I experienced a tsunami of endorphins that was almost orgasmic, and I understand completely the stories other women have written about ecstatic birth. Simon was sitting behind me at the point of birth, and later when we untangled ourselves he discovered he'd actually ejaculated though hadn't felt…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 24, 2012

Halloween Inspiration Board: Ramona Singer

"The Real Housewives of New York City"'s Ramona Singer is something of a life inspiration. She's bold, she's brash, and she doesn't let a little thing like cultural insensitivity or completely inappropriateness get in the way of a good time. And that's a great thing for us, because that makes her all the more entertaining.
By: Julie Gerstein / October 3, 2011

LuAnn De Lesseps Recruits Jill Zarin And Kelly Bensimon For “Chic, C’est La Vie”

  Everything I need to know I learned from a Countess LuAnn de Lesseps music video. Last year, we were taught that "Money Can't Buy You Class." And now in her new video for "Chic, C'est La Vie," LuAnn has the following lessons to share: (a) saying a few French words makes you…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 30, 2011

Real Housewives Channel “Sex And The City 2,” Offend In Morocco

Ramona Singer has not always been shown in the most positive light on "The Real Housewives of New York City." So you know that if she lobbied producers to pull a scene from the show, it must've been really bad. In last night's episode, the ladies were still on their group vacation i…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 10, 2011

Please, No: “Real Housewives” Husband, Simon Van Kempen, Sings “I Am Real”

Is this really happening again? Is another "Real Housewives" star trying to turn their 15 minutes of reality TV fame into a music career? Actually, no. A "Real Housewives"' star's husband is following in the footsteps of Countess LuAnn, Kim Zolciak, and Danielle Staub. Alex McCord's hubby, Simon Van Kempen --…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 22, 2011

“Real Housewives Of NYC” Tension All Comes Down To A Hair Color Divide

"It's just the natural divide, it's like [the San] Andreas fault. You just can't guess when it's going to split." —LuAnn de Lesseps of "The Real Housewives of NYC," which began its new season last night, says that the drama this time around comes down to "Team Brunette" (herself, Jill, and newcomer Cindy…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 8, 2011

Bravo Postpones “The Real Housewives Of NYC” For Miami

Were you psyched for the upcoming premiere of the latest season of "The Real Housewives of New York City"? Well, you're gonna have to wait a little while longer. Bravo has decided to push the premiere date to sometime this spring -- but don't worry! There are still more "Housewives" in your near TV-watching future!
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 3, 2011

Kelly Bensimon Only Has One Eye

"The Real Housewives of New York City" resident loon, Kelly Bensimon, takes the phrase "If thine eye offend thee, pluck it out" literally and attempts to hide the consequences from the paparazzi. [7/7/10, NYC]…
By: Susannah Breslin / July 7, 2010

The Premiere Of “The Real Housewives Of NYC” Was, In A Word, Grating

Midway through last night's premiere of "The Real Housewives of New York City," I noticed something funny. My heart was beating faster than normal and my breathing was shallow. I felt like I had just had eight cups of coffee back to back, and that the caffeine was surging its way through my body.
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 5, 2010

An Ode To Our Favorite Drunk “Housewives”

Bethenny Frankel had to do the unthinkable—film this season of "The Real Housewives of New York City" sans the sauce because she is pregnant. "Shooting this season without alcohol was a real achievement," said Bethenny. "It was like being in the desert without water." I'm a little disappointed that Bethenny will have to…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 3, 2010

Jill Zarin Fries Up Some Hannukah Latkes on “Today”

Happy Hanukkah! In honor of the first day of the festival of lights, "Real Housewives of New York City" star Jill Zarin shares her grandmother's recipe for potato latkes with Al Roker on "Today." While they're deep-fried as usual, Jill swears hers are a little lighter than the average latke (but probably not…
By: Catherine Strawn / December 11, 2009

Can Two Newbies Up The Drama Of “The Real Housewives Of New York City”?

We loved "The Real Housewives of New York." Well, until they got eclipsed by the ladies of New Jersey and Atlanta. (Orange County, who?) So what’s the best way to stir up some new drama in New York City? Fresh meat! As rumors swirl that Bethenny Frankel is leaving to mix her…
By: Ami Angelowicz / October 16, 2009

Lizzie Grubman Rejects Offer To Be A “Real Housewife”

Lizzie Grubman, the bleach-blonde PR maven who mowed a few people down in the Hamptons a few years ago, is just too busy to have her life taped for Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of New York City.” In an attempt to replace Bethenny Frankel, who will be starring in her own show,…
By: Justine Fields / July 21, 2009

Bethenny Frankel Isn’t The Only “Skinny Girl” In The City

Uh oh! People are talking smack about my favorite smack-talking New York City housewife, Bethenny Frankel! Yesterday it was announced that Frankel would be ending her ties with the “Housewives” franchise to star in her own reality series called “Skinny & The City.” “Housewives” fans rejoiced because Bethenny––the most tolerable character who…
By: Justine Fields / July 17, 2009

Star Couplings: Kelly Bensimon Gets Two Days Of Community Service

Kelly Bensimon of "The Real Housewives of New York City" has been ordered to perform two days of community service as a plea deal stemming from misdemeanor assault charges from an incident with her boyfriend. [PopEater] -- Don't expect her to put her name on any invitations. Ed Westwick and Jessica…
By: Annika Harris / June 9, 2009

The Real Housewives Of New York City: The Trick Guy Theory

Bethenny Frankel isn't married, so her appearances on "The Real Housewives of New York City" usually focus on her friendships or her dating life. Last night, Bethenny gave us one hell of dating gem. She introduced us to the "trick guy," a not-so-good-looking man who's insecure because he didn't get laid in high school, and…
By: Annika Harris / April 30, 2009

Another “Real Housewives” Arrest And A Few More Rap Sheets

The talent of "The Real Housewives of New York" seem like the classiest and most sophisticated of the housewives bunch. I mean, LuAnn deLesseps is writing a book on etiquette and Alex McCord's sons speak like 15 languages. Plus, the women are actually immersed in New York's high society. But that doesn't mean they don't…
By: Annika Harris / March 10, 2009

Embrace Your Love Of “The Real Housewives”

Elizabeth Hayt over at The Daily Beast describes Bravo's "Real Housewives" franchise as a "post-feminist nightmare that preys on women’s shallowest, least-attractive qualities" in her article, "Wives Gone Wild." But she, like the rest of America, can't stop watching. Here's why you should embrace your love of these women, even though they exhibit…
By: Annika Harris / February 26, 2009

The Atlanta Housewives Put The NYC And OC Housewives To Shame!

Instead of enjoying the season premiere episode of "The Real Housewives of New York City" last night, I just kept thinking about how much I missed the Atlanta housewives. The New York housewives, and Orange County for that matter, have nothing on those ladies. Let's face it, "Atlanta" brought the drama in it…
By: Annika Harris / February 18, 2009