Taylor Armstrong: I'm Ready to Reconcile With Brandi Glanville

Entertainment Dec. 17, 2012 AT 4:20PM

Has hell frozen over?

When Taylor Armstrong visited Us Weekly's New York City offices Dec. 3, the 41-year-old Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star said she's open to forging a friendship with her costar, Brandi Glanville . (The two women have frequently traded barbs since the model and mother of two joined the cast during season 2.)

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"Brandi and I are just getting to know one another. Our relationship  absolutely ebbs and flows over the season," Armstrong said. "There's definitely a future there for us to work through some things."

The two famously feuded during the season 2 reunion after Glanville accused Armstrong of exploiting her husband's suicide by writing a memoir, Hiding from Reality: My Story of Love, Loss, and Finding the Courage Within. (The book was released in February 2012.)

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Glanville is set to release her first book, Drinking & Tweeting and Other Brandi Blunders, in February 2013; the tome reportedly details her split with ex-husband Eddie Cibrian, who cheated on her with LeAnn Rimes, his costar in the Lifetime movie Northern Lights, in 2009. Armstrong took issue with Glanville's publish plans during a recent season 3 episode.

Taylor Armstrong and Brandi Glanville
Taylor Armstrong and Brandi Glanville
Credit: JB Lacroix/WireImage.com; Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty

"When the topic of Brandi's book comes up, I think it's such a hot button for me because it was a really difficult decision and it was something that I struggled with," Armstrong told Us of their spat during a girls' trip in Ojai, Calif.

Choosing to take the high road, Armstrong added, "As far as her book goes, I wish her all the success . . . I didn't live her life, either, so I'll look forward to hearing her story and maybe we'll understand one another better."

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Armstrong also explained how she mended fences with costar Kim Richards, with whom she fought often on the Bravo reality series. "It was really just a misunderstanding form the beginning . . . I think because of my close relationship with Kyle [Richards], I've been lucky enough to be around Kim more."

Now that Richards, a former child star, is clean and sober, Armstrong said, "I'm just so proud of her for all that she's come through, and I love all her little quirky personality traits. I adore her!"

To hear more from Glanville, watch the video above, and tune in for an all-new episode of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Monday, Dec. 17, at 9 p.m. EST on Bravo.

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