Entertainment TV 'Sister Wives' ' Christine Brown Feels 'Like a Much Better Person' After Cody Brown Split Brown announced her decision to leave Kody Brown in an Instagram post earlier this month By Kelly Wynne Kelly Wynne Digital News Writer, PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on November 11, 2021 11:59 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos Christine Brown. Photo: Christine Brown/Instagram Christine Brown says her divorce from husband Kody Brown was a "long time coming." The Sister Wives opened up about how she's been doing since announcing her split from Kody in a Cameo video sent to a fan, saying she feels like a "better person." "Thank you for supporting me with leaving Kody. The decision was a long time coming and I feel like a much better person divorced than I ever did," she said to the fan. "Life is so great. I had no idea life could be simple." Sister Wives' Christine Brown Splits from Kody Brown After 25 Years: We've 'Grown Apart' Kody was already in plural marriage with first wife Meri Brown and second wife Janelle Brown when Christine joined in 1994. The exes share son Paedon, 23, and daughters Aspyn, 26, Mykelti, 25, Gwendlyn, 20, Ysabel, 18, and Truely, 11. In the video, Christine also revealed the details of her co-parenting plan with Kody, saying there are "good and bad days" between them. "It's a phenomenal world. It's a whole new world. I hope Kody and I can still remain friends through this," Christine said. "We've been high-key communicating with each other and stuff. We have good and bad days, don't get me wrong. But, we have a life still together after this because we have kids to raise and Truley's 11. So we have to be good and amiable and things like that. I think it's just important to remember that." Sister Wives' Janelle Brown Moves Out of RV Ahead of Winter Season: 'See You Next Spring' "I love being a mom. I love the relationship I have with my kids. It's like I take them on dates —individual dates," she continued. "It's like my favorite thing to do with my kids. Just one-on-one time with them has been the biggest blessing of my life." Christine announced her decision to leave Kody in an Instagram post earlier this month. "Kody and I have grown apart and I have made the difficult decision to leave," she wrote. Kody responded with his own statement on Instagram, saying Christine's decision brought him a "great deal of sadness." Season 16 of Sister Wives will premiere November 21 on TLC.