"Real Housewives of Orange County" season 12 begins tonight and the first episode opens with some of the drama leftover from season 11. According to Bravo's spoilers, feuds are still alive and well with people awaiting apologies that aren't emerging. Vicki, Tamra, Kelly, and Shannon are armed and ready for more fighting.

Shannon's weight gain addressed

Some of the other spoilers for "Real Housewives of orange county" reveal that Shannon Beador will address her weight issues. She's been working on trying to improve her body image because the weight gain has impacted how she feels about herself.

Stress has triggered Shannon to eat and drink more, which has resulted in the unwanted pounds. Due to the undesirable change in her body, Shannon says she feels "embarrassed" by how she looks. Additionally, Shannon is struggling with her marriage. The season 11 reunion brought up some ugly situations between she and David concerning domestic violence.

Other 'RHOC' spoilers

In other spoilers for "RHOC," Vicki Gunvalson is in the process of expanding her business and moving offices, Tamra Judge meets up with an old friend that shares the same faith, Kelly Dodd is worried that her mom is isolating herself from others, and Meghan King Edmonds returns to Orange County after having her baby daughter.

Lydia McLaughlin makes a comeback to "Real Housewives of Orange County" and is on a mission to get Tamra and Vicki to make up, but sees that she might not be able to repair the damage. Their falling out in season 11 was epic and lots of hurtful things were said. Will they be able to put things aside eventually and be friends again?

Kelly says season 12 is more 'fun'

Kelly Dodd told E! News that this season will be a lot "lighter" than last season. There's more "fun and laughter," she says. There's more focus on the families than the drama. Kelly admits she "went off the rails" last season and this year she thought more before speaking. Dodd couldn't help but say that not having Heather Dubrow on season 12 is awesome.

She said it made the season a lot more enjoyable and other cast members were also happier not having to deal with her. It sounds like there's no love lost where Kelly is concerned. Newcomer Peggy Sulahian is Kelly's biggest "frenemy." Kelly says if anyone on there was able to push her buttons, it was Peggy.

What storyline are you most looking forward to on "RHOC" this season?

"Real Housewives of Orange County" season 12 premieres Monday, July 10 on Bravo at 9 p.m., ET/6 p.m. PT.