Case in point? The tears that emerge immediately when the actress starts to talk about the love she has for her 5½-year-old daughter Sadie Grace.
“I love my kid … more than I’ve ever known [is] possible,” the Married … with Children alum, 44, tells PEOPLE before getting emotional and fanning herself while exhaling loudly to regain her composure. “Like, humanly possible.
“It’s a spiritual thing,” she adds. “I really love her.”