Author: Diane

Borrego Wildflowers Super Bloom

When I heard people were traveling from all over the world to see the wildflower super bloom in Anza-Borrego, California, I realized I had to schedule a day off to see this spectacular sight for myself. It was only about a two-hour drive from San Diego. With the first view of some of the wildflowers, I knew the trip had been worthwhile if that was all I saw! The first stop was at the Anza-Borrego Desert Natural History Association in the middle of town. We were told it was best to get a map highlighting where the best displays...

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Brie and Mango Quesadillas

These simple quesadillas make a delightful, unique appetizer. The flavors of the mango, brie and cilantro blend so well together it is sure to be a favorite! Print Recipe Brie and Mango Quesadillas Favorite ingredients blended to make the perfect appetizer! Course Appetizer Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 5 minutes Servings people Ingredients 1 each mango ripe14 ounces Brie1/2 c. olive oil1 cup cilantro leaves4 large flour tortillas 10-12 inch1/2 tsp. salt4 tsp. canola oil Course Appetizer Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 5 minutes Servings people Ingredients 1 each mango ripe14 ounces Brie1/2 c. olive oil1 cup...

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I am Diane Uke (pronounced “you-kay”) and would like to welcome you to my new website and blog. This is where I get to share all my many and varied passions with you including my favorite DIY tutorials, recipes and lots of inspirational garden and travel photos! There is also a Shop for my mixed media paintings, prints, jewelry, and anything else I feel you may enjoy. Please stop by often as there will be regular updates.