Episode #368: Growin' Up
Slug Club member and mom Cherise returns for a Mother's Day discussion
How would raising a young witch/wizard differ from raising a child in the Muggle world?
What would be the most difficult part of parenting?
No schooling until Hogwarts? What do working parents do?
What happens when your child begins exhibiting signs of magic?
Would you be comfortable sending your child off to boarding school?
We discuss notable mothers and mother-like figures in the Potter series
From Lily and Molly to Narcissa and Petunia
Patrons vote on who they think is the best mother in the wizarding world
Listeners tweet their thoughts on the biggest parenting challenges
Quizzitch: Which mother in the Harry Potter series is named after a Roman Catholic saint, whose Feast Day is famously preceded by a gathering of Witches?