There are plenty of new things to discover at Disneyland and California Adventure this year, and we're not just talking 'Star Wars' attractions. The popular Soarin' ride has gone global, and Elsa and Anna star in a 'Frozen' stage show.
Wine slushies are a thing. Seriously. This summer, frozen wine cocktails are popping up everywhere, on Pinterest and Instagram and at Northern California wineries, who are bucking wine snobbery and jumping on this frosty trend.
At first glance, Legoland is either for small kids, or deeply serious Lego junkies of all ages. But there are delightful surprises to discover, from Star Wars sets to San Francisco sea lions -- and some very splashy rides.
My older daughter Paige, 23, is making her foray into the working world -- and decorating her first Real Place. But like the bazillions of other newly minted graduates, she still has a milk-crate budget.