“Jana has been leaning on mates for assist throughout her divorce,” the insider says. “Longtime pal Kristin Cavallari has been serving to her. They each reside in Nashville and have at all times been good mates.”
The One Tree Hill alum, 37, and the Unusual James founder, 34, starred collectively in 2009’s Spring Breakdown. They’ve remained shut and have not too long ago bonded over their respective splits.
Us confirmed on April 21 that Kramer filed for divorce from the former NFL player, 34, after practically six years of marriage. Cavallari, for her half, separated from Jay Cutler one 12 months prior. They announced the breakup in April 2020 after seven years of marriage.
“Jana is utilizing the identical lawyer Kristin is utilizing in her divorce, so Kristin has loads of recommendation to supply Jana, particularly because it’s been a 12 months now,” the supply says. “Jana and Kristin at all times chat about their youngsters and motherhood, so now Kristin can absolutely assist her with single mother stuff since she already is a professional at this.”
Kramer and Caussin’s cut up got here after many ups and downs in their relationship, together with dishonest scandals and ongoing belief points. One 12 months after tying the knot, the pair separated after Us broke the news of Caussin’s infidelity in 2016. The Virginia native sought treatment for sex addiction and the couple renewed their vows in 2017.
After the Christmas in Louisiana star introduced the duo’s separation earlier this month, a supply solely informed Us that the previous athlete’s affairs continued to plague their relationship. The “I’ve Completed Love” singer filed for divorce after she “uncovered once again that he cheated on her,” the insider stated, noting it was the “ultimate straw.”
Kramer listed “inappropriate marital conduct, irreconcilable variations and adultery” as the explanation for separation on the divorce paperwork, obtained by Us on Monday, April 26. A temporary restraining order was additionally issued by Tennessee court docket.
The musician needs to share custody of the estranged couple’s two youngsters, daughter Jolie, 5, and son Jace, 2, and is asking for alimony and for Caussin to cowl her authorized charges.
Because the divorce continues to play out, it seems that both parties are on the same page regarding the end of their marriage. “Jana and Mike each agree [that] at this level it’s not going to work,” a supply informed Us solely on Wednesday, April 28. “They wish to be civil, however they’ll still need time to process the divorce themselves earlier than they’re in a position to clarify issues to the youngsters.”
Cavallari, alternatively, has determined to make herself a “priority” after separating from the former Chicago Bears quarterback, 38, final 12 months.
“[I’m] determining precisely what I do need in life [and] who I’m. I positively really feel like I’m in a serious transitional section and that’s thrilling to me,” Cavallari solely informed Us earlier this month. “I’m simply letting life occur slightly than making an attempt to plan every part out and saying, ‘OK, I wish to do X, Y and Z.’ I’ve objectives, clearly, however I’m just being more present and that feels actually good. … I’m simply extra at peace normally.”
Cavallari and Cutler share three youngsters — sons Camden, 8, and Jaxon, 6, and daughter Saylor, 5 — who the Laguna Beach alum can also be centered on amid the divorce, having agreed to share custody evenly in May 2020.
“I’m feeling actually good to be sincere,” the True Consolation creator informed Us in October 2020 of the coparenting transition. “I’ve discovered the adjustment to be fairly clean.”