Since giving birth to son Troy, Briana Culberson and husband Ryan have been living with her mother, Vicki Gunvalson. In Real Housewives of Orange County Season 8, Episode 3, the new mom revealed that she has some say over Vicki’s love life.
Because she and Ryan are paying rent, Briana says she doesn’t want Vicki’s ex Brooks Ayers in the house. When Alexis Bellino visits Vicki, she finds out that her friend hasn’t seen her former boyfriend in six weeks. According to Briana, Vicki and
Vicki explains that Brooks told her, “If nobody wants us to work, we’re not going to work” and ended things. While Briana tells her mom, “I want you to find, like, a good guy,” that clearly doesn’t mean Brooks. “I don’t like how he talks about my mom behind her life. … He’s just got poor character.”
For Briana, it’s “weird” for her to be around whomever her mother is seeing. She doesn’t want “If you want to start having Brooks over at the house, we’ll leave,” Briana threatens.
In the end, Vicki decided she has to take care of herself.