Tia Mowry seeks a divorce from her 14-year husband. Not Without Sadness, according to Cory Hardrict

On Tuesday, the Sister, Sister alum, 44, announced the couple's split in a heartfelt Instagram post.

"I have always been open and sincere with my supporters, and today is no exception. I just wanted to let you know that Cory and I have decided to part ways."

She wrote next to a silhouetted image of the couple. These choices are seldom simple and are often difficult.

The television personality stated, "I want to thank my friends, family, and fans for all the wonderful times we shared. I am grateful for them all."

Mowry also filed for divorce from her husband in Los Angeles on Tuesday, according to documents obtained by PEOPLE.

The actress listed irreconcilable differences as the cause of their breakup in the lawsuit. Although no separation date was given,

She is asking for shared custody of their kids, Cairo, 4, and Cree, 11, both legally and physically.

Mowry is requesting that the judge dissolve the couple's prenuptial agreement, which was signed before their 2008 wedding.

She stated in a tweet sent out just hours before their breakup became public on Tuesday: "LOVE IS ME. Only love will I choose to see. I'm hoping you'll agree."