"I'm so domestic, so I had a really strong identity in being a wife, and so [I'm] kind of finding myself again, outside of somebody else," she said. "That's been, not even challenging, it's been fun. It's been like, 'OK here we go!'"
Since their divorce, Longoria has stepped out with her new boyfriend, Eduardo Cruz, who helped her celebrate her 36th birthday last month.
Longoria told Rachel Ray that she usually meets people through friends, as she's "not very approachable on the street."
What's next for the Desperate Housewives star as she begins this new chapter in her life?
"Have kids. Be a mom," she said.