Ben Affleck feels “so lucky” to have children with ex Jennifer Garner.
The former couple decided to part ways in 2018 after over a decade of marriage, but proved that there wasn’t bad blood between the two when he shared one with the actress he has Violet, 15, Seraphina, 12 Paying homage to Mother’s Day and Samuel, nine.
On Instagram, he shared a carousel with photos of them and the children and wrote: “So happy to share these children with you. Happiest parents in the world. Thank you for all the good you do. Happy Mother’s Day. Love, their dad ( sic) “
Meanwhile, Jennifer admitted that the hardest part of her divorce from Ben was “having her child eyes on her”.
She said, “It’s not difficult to go over it in public, it’s hard A and B, my children’s eyes are on me … We lived on a street that was full of actors, much more successful and famous and more decorated than me including ben and they would all drive past one by one no problem and then i would do a school run and there would be 15 cars with me i never had a day without paparazzi and when i did when i in it managed a park by hiding on the bottom of the pool man’s truck or something, then a nanny would see me there and call a number and they’d rave about it. “
And Jennifer has asked her children to “speak” to one of their parents in case they ever see anything “shocking” written about them online.
She added, “When they were younger and there were things that shocked them, my plea to them was always, ‘Let Dad and I talk you through whatever it is.’ I would tell them, “If you see a picture on the front of a magazine, I’ll look at it with you and deal with any scary feelings that come together.”