Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck officially filed for divorce on April 13, although that they had been separated since 2015 (give or take a couple of will-they-won’t-they-get-back-together moments). Now, Garner, 45, is adjusting to life as a single mom.
“It’s time to focus on the future,” a source close to Garner told People. “Jen has learned her relationship with Ben is better as friends and co-parents, and she is good with it now,” the supply stated. “Time really did help put her in a better place.”
For the couple, their largest precedence is their three youngsters: Violet, 11, Seraphina, eight, and Samuel, 5. They each requested for joint custody and continue to co-parent successfully.
“Jen has learned her relationship with Ben is better as friends and co-parents, and she is good with it now,” the supply advised People. “Time really did help put her in a better place.”
Since separating after 10 years of marriage, Ben had been dwelling within the household’s visitor home; now. he’s moved into a home close by. He even comes over for breakfast typically earlier than the youngsters go to high school.
“They want to be sure the kids are comfortable,” one other supply near each Garner and Affleck stated to People. “It’s all in step with what they’ve always said was the most important thing: their children.”
As for courting, Jen is taking her time. “She will eventually, but it will be a while before she does,” the insider informed People. “She’s definitely not leaping up and down and screaming, ‘I am single!’ and planning dates. She nonetheless says Ben was the love of her life.” (Cue hearts breaking throughout the nation).
Not solely is Jen targeted on her personal youngsters, however on bettering the lives of youngsters throughout the globe. She is a trustee and an envoy for Save The Children, a corporation that promotes youngsters’s rights and offers aid and help for teenagers in creating nations.
She even testified in front of Congress earlier this spring concerning the significance of early childhood schooling.
“She seems happy to be single and able to move forward,” says the insider. “She has a very positive attitude about the future.”
Sounds like Jen’s doing juuust nice.
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