After their confrontation at Cynthia's party, Kenya tries to reconcile with Shereè; Kim Fields meets the housewives while enjoying a night out on the town; Kenya throws a hot party to launch her hair-care line; Peter departs for Charlotte, N.C.
In Miami, a houseguest takes the drama to new heights, causing tensions to rise; two of the women decide to return to Atlanta; Porsha goes on a steamy date with a new suitor.
Porsha enjoys a long-distance relationship with a man she met in Miami; Kenya sets her sights on a younger man; the women gather to celebrate Kandi's musical collaboration with Demetria McKinney; Porsha and Phaedra get caught insulting Kandi.
Kenya continues to build her future dream home and discovers her family relationships are also in need of some construction as well. Porsha heads to Los Angeles to cover an awards show for Dish Nation, but will conflict with her sister Lauren compromise her performance on the red carpet? Kandi gets the tea about Don Juan's run-in with Phaedra and Porsha leaving her skeptical of her mended friendship with Phaedra. To celebrate the success of her eyewear line, Cynthia hosts a customer appreciation event where drama erupts between Porsha and Kandi.
Kandi finally begins to slow down as Mama Joyce helps her prepare for her bundle of joy to arrive. Phaedra receives a surprise visit from Mama Joyce and is faced with an offer she can't refuse. Cynthia is whisked away by Peter on a romantic getaway to rekindle their relationship. Porsha has a tough conversation with her sister Lauren to discuss how her pregnancy is affecting their business. Phaedra and Todd work to settle their financial differences, while Kenya heads to Detroit to reunite with her family and hopefully reconnect with her mother.
Phaedra hosts a trip to the nation's capital to garner support for her Save Our Sons organization and invites a few of the ladies to tag along. During their visit to Congress, Kim once again finds herself on the outskirts of the festivities. Kenya's family drama continues after she returns from Detroit resulting in an argument with her Aunt Lori. Kandi and Todd work to convince her aunt's to join in on their next business venture. Meanwhile, former besties Cynthia and NeNe reunite over cocktails and plenty of laughs.
Kandi and Todd prepare for Baby Tucker's arrival with a refresher course in parenting, while Phaedra and Ayden get crafty to celebrate Apollo's birthday while he's away in prison. Kim plans an event for her new friends -- a make-up free "beatless brunch," but the ladies have some very strong opinions about Kim's idea of beauty. Cynthia begins planning for her eyewear commercial and things get tense when she decides to have Kim and Kenya pitch their ideas and work together. However, one of the ladies fails to deliver, bringing their friendship into question.
The ladies take over Jamaica with their men in tow for a little fun in the sun. NeNe surprises the girls on the island and creates an immediate rift between Kenya and Cynthia's friendship. Meanwhile, back at home Kandi and Todd prepare for Baby Tucker's arrival. Kenya is devastated when Cynthia cuts her out of her plans for her eyewear commercial, and Kim gets heated when her directing credentials are questioned -- revealing a very different side to her personality.
Kenya confronts Cynthia; Peter introduces the group to his family in Jamaica; NeNe plays peacemaker; Kenya's new beau, Matt, clashes with Peter; Kenya's cold behavior threatens the commercial shoot; Kim is taken aback by gossip about her husband.
Phaedra and NeNe give Kim advice on how to stand up for herself in light of the rumors about her husband's sexual orientation; Kandi and Todd try to convince Aunt Bertha to take part in their idea for a family restaurant.
Tensions rise between Kenya and Phaedra when Kenya accuses her of being the ultimate shade thrower. Kandi and Phaedra address their deteriorating relationship but with new grievances in the mix, will these two ever be able to put the past behind them and move forward? Shereè joins the ladies to discuss her experience returning to the show, and Kenya and Kim go head-to-head when they confront their rocky relationship.
Phaedra reflects on the emotional season she's undergone with her husband Apollo away at prison and the effects it's had on her life. Cynthia and Peter disclose the current state of their marriage and address upsetting rumors about their relationship, which leads to a tense verbal encounter between Cynthia and Porsha. The women revisit the drama surrounding the Miami trip and make an attempt to move forward after a tumultuous season.