Reason for Leaving: "Last season was scary and painful," Frankel told UsWeekly of her voluntary exit in 2010. "It took all the joy out of it."
Post-Housewives Career: The Skinnygirl mogul wrote several books, released a Body by Bethenny DVD and starred in two Bravo spin-offs. She married Jason Hoppy two weeks before giving birth to daughter Bryn in May 2010. The spouses split in December 2012.