As seen on SA Live - Friday, July 31, 2020

Harry Potter + Ma Harper's birthday, Get Fit Friday, wounded warrior makeovers, watermelon party + more

Hogwarts from the beloved Harry Potter children's books. (Pixabay, Pixabay 2020)

SAN ANTONIO – It’s Harry Potter’s birthday! Wizarding wands and treats, what you need for a watermelon party this summer, Get Fit Friday, wounded warrior makeovers and a special San Antonio icon is celebrating her 91st birthday today at 1 p.m. on SA Live.

But before we get into all that, go Spurs go! The San Antonio Spurs resume their season tonight at 7 p.m., so we want to see your Spurs spirit! Share your pics on the @SALiveKSAT Facebook and Twitter pages, and don’t forget to follow us on Instagram!

We’re celebrating one of the most beloved characters in literature today: the Boy Who Lived! The fictional character Harry Potter has a birthday today, so Mike is showing us how to make a magical wand and the folks from You Name It, I Bake It are showing us how to make bacon-wrapped chocolate pretzel wands, golden snitch cupcakes and cinnamon Nutella sorting hats!

Jen shares the heartwarming information about virtual makeup classes for wounded warriors by makeup artist Nadia Gonzales; we get our groove on for aerobic dance with Fiona and personal trainer Joseph Brooks for Get Fit Friday; and Stephanie Peña Frost shows us how to make watermelon treats for a watermelon party!

We’re also celebrating Ma Harper on her 91st birthday! Check out her restaurant, Ma Harper’s Creole Kitchen on San Antonio’s East Side. And guess who else has a birthday coming up? Happy birthday, Mike!

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About the Author:

Diana Winters is a San Antonio-area native, Emmy award-winning and GLAAD-nominated journalist and baker who loves the Alamo City. She is the executive producer of SA Live, creator of South Texas PRIDE and co-creator of Texas Eats.