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She sat sighing for her Fruit Loops, all sugar and rainbow colors. I was half dressed and half crazed as I raced to “perform breakfast.”

“Oh my God,” I gasped, as I flung open the refrigerator, “WE’RE OUT OF MILK!”

I tried to pull her bowl back. She resisted, and…

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Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Dr. Martha Manning is a writer and clinical psychologist, author of Undercurrents and Chasing Grace. Depression sufferer. Mother. Growing older under protest.