Melody Elsa Rush (34) is the mother of Aimee, Charlie, and Jeanine, sister of Piper and Harper. She has the power to travel through time. She has used her power to rescue children who should have died in various time periods three times. Charlie is her biological son, with her husband, who died in the car accident Charlie predicted, the two girls are adopted, along with another girl, younger than the two girls, who should have died in Ancient Greece. She loves all her children very much, though Aimee's trouble controlling her powers frustrates her.