Jennifer Garner shares thought-provoking message following son Samuel's car incident

The 13 Going on 30 actress is a doting mom-of-three

Jennifer Garner is notoriously private when it comes to her family life but her children have been in the spotlight since her ex-husband Ben Affleck began dating Jennifer Lopez.

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The couple are often photographed out and about with their children, and this weekend they made headlines.

Ben and his youngest son Samuel were out at a car dealership with JLo when the ten-year-old bumped a Lamborghini into a BMW after being allowed into the driver's seat.

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Video footage obtained by TMZ showed Sam getting out of the car to look at where it had bumped into the other vehicle.

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Luckily, nobody was hurt, and a representative for the actor told TMZ that no damage was caused and all parties involved were okay.

While Jennifer hasn't spoken out directly on the incident, she did share a thought-provoking message with her social media followers that evening - sharing a video of a dolphin swimming in the ocean.

Jennifer Garner shared a thought-provoking video on social media

The calming footage caused many fans to react, with one writing: "This is mind-blowing," while another wrote: "This is so beautiful." A third added: "I needed this today, so calming."

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Jennifer rarely shares personal posts online but occasionally opens up about motherhood and life at home.

Jennifer Garner is a doting mom to three children

The Hollywood star shares Samuel, along with daughters Seraphina and Violet, with Ben and while they are separated, the pair have remained on good terms.

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The actress loves nothing more than being a mom and previously opened up about parenthood during an appearance at the annual conference, INBOUND, held by HubSpot in Boston, where she was a panellist in October.

The Hollywood star shares her three children with ex-husband Ben Affleck 

She said: "I really can't complain about my kids. They're pretty awesome. They humour me. But I have chilled out and stopped trying to be my mom." Meanwhile, last Mother's Day, Ben paid a heartfelt tribute to his ex.

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The actor posted a series of family pictures of them together with their kids, and wrote: "So happy to share these kids with you. Luckiest parents in the world. Thanks for all the good you do. Happy Mother's Day. Love, their Dad."

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