Well this is inneresting…
Real Housewives of Orange County may've lost two key cast members, but it sounds like they're bringing back an alum to save season 12. Hmmm, go on!
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According to reports, RHOC vet Lydia McLaughlin is coming back to fill the void Meghan King Edmonds and Heather Dubrow are leaving behind. In case you forgot, Miz McLaughlin was a full-time cast member for the Bravo hit's eighth season back in 2013. Sadly, after becoming a fan favorite thanks to her pot smoking momma and bubbly disposition, Lydia did not return for season nine. Why?
As the 35-year-old wrote in her book, Beyond Orange County: A Housewives Guide to Faith and Happiness:
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Alexis Bellino and Lydia McLaughlin may no longer be Real Housewives of Orange County, but they sure have a lot to say!
We caught up with both women — who departed the show after Season 8 — at the Reality TV Awards on Wednesday to dish on the upcoming season and their former castmates.
The trailer for Season 10 debuted earlier this week, and featured Tamra Judge's baptism and Vicki Gunvalson comparing herself to Jesus.
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How did that sit with Alexis and Lydia, who are both devout Christians?
Let's just say these truth cannons fired hard! Ch-ch-check out what Alexis EXCLUSIVELY told us, below:
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Fans of the hit Bravo franchise are probably aware that Lydia McLaughlin didn't come back for the new season of Real Housewives of Orange County.
But what you probably didn't know is that the mother-of-three attributes her relationship with God as the reason why!
In her new book Beyond Orange County: A Housewives Guide to Faith and Happiness Lydia explains how she decided to call it quits, saying:
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Add Real Housewives of Orange County alum Lydia McLaughlin to the list of pregnant celebs because she’s having her third baby!
The 33-year-old recently revealed that she and her hubby Doug will be adding another little tot to their bunch, which includes five-year-old Stirling and three-year-old Maverick.
And she’s already sporting the cutest little baby bump!
Congrats to the happy family!
We can’t wait to meet your new addition!
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The sun's not shining as bright today in Orange County!
Real Housewives of Orange County pixie Lydia McLaughlin has announced that she will NOT return for season 9.
The mama of two explained:
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Well, what did she think she was signing up for? Barney and Friends?
Lydia McLaughlin is the newest castmember on the one that started them all — The Real Housewives of Orange County.
And although she's had eight years worth of material to prepare herself for the reality series, she claims that she had no idea that her co-stars would be quite so rambunctious!
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