Siggy Flicker

Kate Chastain and Nico Scholly

After what felt like the longest break ever, Watch What Happens Live is back with new episodes. It’s perfect timing with the Below Deck Season 5 premiere, so it was fitting that Kate Chastain and Nico Scholly were Andy Cohen’s guests. They are the only returning crew members from last season.

Kate, Nico, and Andy discussed the Below Deck episode and even shared their commentary on some of the Below Deck Mediterranean drama that went down during its last season. Plus, two Real Housewives rang the door bell for some surprise appearances.

Teresa-Giudice-LDW

Usually the mention of a Real Housewives vacation incites thoughts of grown women fighting over which room they get to sleep in at a mansion, explosive arguments at group dinners, or even a wild turn up. In all honesty, these trips seem more exhausting than relaxing, so it is no surprise that the Housewives seem to be a million times more relaxed when they take vacations in their real lives away from the cast.

Most of the Real Housewives escaped from real life to enjoy the long Labor Day Weekend with their friends and families.

Real Housewives Awards

Bravo is bringing back the Real Housewives Awards for the fourth year in a row. This time, the ladies from across the franchise will compete for fans’ votes in various categories within the back-to-school theme.

Fortunately, it seems like this list was compiled with the intention to make sure everyone feels included, which is nice. Unfortunately, it seems like this list was compiled with the intention to make sure everyone feels included, which means that many of the nominations do not make sense. Nevertheless, the fandom will (hopefully) make the right decisions. Either way you slice it, nominating every housewife is a good way to ensure that a lot of them show up when the awards are handed out. So at least that’s good.

THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NEW JERSEY -- Season:8 -- Pictured: (l-r) Margaret Josephs, Teresa Giudice, Melissa Gorga, Dolores Catania, Siggy Flicker -- (Photo by: Rodolfo Martinez/Bravo)

We finally have the date we’ve all been waiting for! The Real Housewives of New Jersey premieres in less than two months! The eighth season will kick off on Wednesday, October 4th on Bravo.

Teresa Giudice is the only original New Jersey Housewife returning full time this season, along with sister-in-law Melissa Gorga and last season’s newbies Dolores Catania and Siggy Flicker. The show will add in just one new housewife this year: Margaret Josephs. Danielle Staub will be returning, as well, but apparently not as a full time cast member.

Jacqueline

Whether you loved her or hated her, Jacqueline Laurita was the main source of drama on Real Housewives of New Jersey last year. Without her antics, there would have been nothing to tweet about and nothing for the ladies to argue about at the reunion. Sure, it was tough to watch most of the time, but she at least gave the fans something to have an opinion about… even if your opinion wasn’t positive.

Nevertheless, even the most die hard fans of the show have to admit that it was in a real rut last season so it will be interesting to see how things play out now that Jacqueline is out of the picture.

Real Housewives of New Jersey and Summer House

Oh the poor Hamptons. First Summer House invades, much to everyone’s dismay, then Real Housewives Of New Jersey shows up.

Dolores Catania and Siggy Flicker attended the Bella White Party (which previously has both RHOBH and Farrah Abraham infamy) where they partied alongside Summer House castmates Stephen McGee and The Wirkus Twins. Well, at least Teresa Giudice remained in Jersey.

Instagram Roundup Reality TV Stars

Another week, another gallery of the reality TV stars showing off and sharing snapshots on Instagram.

Above: Real Housewives of Orange County star Meghan King Edmonds: “Golf tournament attire? Yep! #HollywoodTheme #MarilynManHoes #PG13post #ImNotABitchButTheHatIsFunny”

Look below for pics from Flipping Out star Jenni Pulos, Real Housewives of New York star Dorinda Medley, Teen Mom 2 star Leah Messer, Real Housewives of Orange County star Shannon Beador, Southern Charm star Kathryn Dennis, and more.

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 08: Dorinda Medley and Richard H. Medley attend the DailyMail.com NYC Boat Party hosted by Swish Beverages for White Girl Rose on July 8, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images for DailyMail.com)

Happy Monday! We’ve got a mini roundup of photos from the weekend’s events (and a few straggles from the previous week). Real Housewives of New York City star Dorinda Medley stepped out with boyfriend John Mahdessian for the DailyMail.com NYC Boat Party. The photo agency actually made a huge error and listed John as Dorinda’s late husband, Richard Medley. Also at the party: Real Housewives of New Jersey stars Dolores Catania and Siggy Flicker.

The Jenner and Kardashian women were out and about across the globe. Cynthia Bailey and Kandi Burruss both attended more ESSENCE festivities.

Jill Zarin attended an event in the Hamptons, and more! Check them out below!