Episode #368: Growin' Up

May 14, 09:38 PM
  • 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?