Natalya and Nia Jax are celebrating their birthdays, so the Total Divas take a girls’ trip that gets real weird, real fast.
Not only does Natalya instigate a prank war with Lana (The Ravishing Russian gets the last word), but the girls all administer a surprise for the birthday girls. Paige’s is the most shocking — a “naked sushi” dinner where the girls eat off the body of a man. Nikki Bella’s is the most fun (a dance-off). But the most heartwarming surprise comes when Brie Bella flies Nattie and Nia’s mothers in for dinner.
Given that Nia’s mother missed her WrestleMania match, it’s enough to bring The Irresistible Force to tears. Really, the one downside is the persistent paparazzi who are hot on Nikki Bella’s tail, so she decides to play into it by “flirting” with the bartender/model-type the girls have hired for the weekend. So, that’s where those pictures came from.
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Paige needs to work out some stress and, after catching up with The Bella Twins, decides to do so in the bluntest possible way: By smashing a bunch of cars with sledgehammers. It’s quite therapeutic. 10/10 would recommend. Continue reading Total Divas: Season 8 Episode 5 Recap
Brie Bella is turning the page on a particularly precious bit of motherhood now that Birdie Joe is weaning and transitioning to formula for her food.