Kristin Cavallari says divorcing Jay Cutler was the best choice I've ever made'

Kristin Cavallari spoke out about her divorce during an interview with "the "School of Greatness" podcast and

admitted that breaking up with her now ex-husband Jay Cutler was "the best thing I've ever done."

The comment came after she explained to the host that her children "have been a source of inspiration to me to be my best self me ...

"I am only able to be as great to my children as they are to me. If I'm depleted then I've nothing to offer them."

In her response, she said, "Being in a relationship which made me really unhappy it wasn't going be a good fit for me. And I felt that in my gut for a long time I needed to change my ways.

"That was the scariest thing I've ever done, is get a divorce," she added as well as it as the "best" decision for herself.

In the course of the conversation, she spoke about the breakup and the wider impact it's been on her life an entire.

"As we get older life starts to make sense," she explained. "Life is very exciting for me at the moment.  

I'm excited to take on whatever comes towards me."