Academy Award Best Actress winner Reese Witherspoon appears on the cover of Elle this month, and she was rhapsodizing about her new beau, Jake Gyllenhaal. But she also admitted that her divorce from Ryan Phillippe (who allegedly had a crush on one of his co-stars around the time the couple filed for divorce) was “painful and humiliating.” How did she cope with stress? Well, the focused on her life and her children and luckily, she met a wonderful guy not long after and fell in love with him. So the pain and humiliation subsided shortly thereafter. And now, she is happier than she’s been in a really long time. Check out Reese in this month’s Elle Magazine.