Tia Mowry on Wednesday mentioned her break up from husband Cory Hardrict and the second she knew their marriage had reached the top of its highway.
The “Family Reunion” actor advised “Today” hosts Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager that she realized she felt a “sadness” in some unspecified time in the future throughout her relationship with the man actor.
“Life is short,” Mowry stated, earlier than reflecting on the deaths of her grandmother and Alaina Housley — the niece of Tamera Mowry-Housley, her twin sister, who was killed in a mass capturing at a California bar in 2018.
“There was just an aha moment in me where I said: ‘You know what? You need to tap in, see what’s really going on with your happiness. Life is short — let’s go,’” she stated.
“Let’s start working on you and really focusing on what really, really matters here –– which is, at the end of the day, your peace, your joy and your happiness,” she recalled pondering.
Mowry added that she had additionally been in remedy, calling herself a “huge fan” of the therapy.
The former star of “The Game” later stated that her marriage was nonetheless a “success,” likening her union with Hardrict to a faculty curriculum.
“You’re learning, you’re growing, you’re evolving, you’re creating. And I was able to create with Cory some beautiful, amazing children,” she stated. “And at the end of that curriculum … there’s a graduation, there’s a celebration. So that’s basically how I’m looking at it now.”
Mowry introduced her separation from the “All American: Homecoming” actor on Instagram final month, after 14 years of marriage. They share two kids: Cree, 11, and Cairo, 4.
“We will maintain a friendship as we co-parent our beautiful children,” she wrote in her October announcement. “I am grateful for all the happy times we had together and want to thank my friends, family and fans for your love and support as we start this new chapter moving forward in our lives.”