Lisa Vanderpump Reveals She Spoke to Andy Cohen the Morning After He Welcomed Son Benjamin

Lisa Vanderpump Andy Cohen Exhausted After Welcoming Son
Andy Cohen and Lisa Vanderpump. Jesse Grant/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images

Aunt LVP! Lisa Vanderpump may have missed Andy Cohen’s baby shower, but the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star has already been in contact with the new dad.

“I spoke to him the first morning,” Vanderpump, 58, said at OK!/Star/ In Touch/Life & Style Pre-Grammys Party on Thursday, February 7. “He was just so exhausted. You can’t really give any advice to someone at this moment. You just have to enjoy it. Enjoy the moment. They’re tiny! I got a picture the moment he was born. They’re tiny little creatures and before you know it, they grow up and in college. Just enjoy every minute of it.”

She added: “I think he is ready for it because he wants it so much. A lot of people have children and they aren’t ready. I think he wants it so much and it is going to be great.”

Cohen welcomed son Benjamin via surrogate on Monday, February 4. “He is named after my grandfather Ben Allen. I’m in love. And speechless. And eternally grateful to an incredible surrogate. And I’m a dad. Wow,” the Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen host captioned a sweet snap with his newborn on Instagram.

While Vanderpump made headlines for being one of the only current Real Housewives to miss Cohen’s Los Angeles baby shower last month, she revealed on Thursday that she gifted him “a cashmere blue blanket and a teddy bear” before the party.

“I was in Vegas because we are opening [Vanderpump Vegas] in 6 weeks,” the Bravo star explained. She added that “of course” she will meet the baby soon.

As for Vanderpump’s future on RHOBH, the reality star, who had a falling out with her costars during season 9, which premieres on Tuesday, February 12, says “nothing has been decided yet.”

“This season hasn’t even aired yet, [so] that would be a little premature,” she said. “Housewives this year wasn’t a joy, that’s for sure. I had a difficult time in my life. Vanderpump Rules 25 episodes of that has been a lot of fun!”

Vanderpump Rules airs on Bravo Mondays at 9 p.m. ET and the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills airs on Bravo Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET.

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