Featured

Introducing CottageCore Life

.

Welcome to CottageCore Life – a lifestyle blog and website about the beautiful CottageCore aesthetic.

What is Cottagecore?

Cottagecore brings a hint of magic to the simple and relaxing cottage and agricultural lifestyle. It is a calming and soothing ethos for modern day’s febrile moment.

Escape from the chaos and step into Cottagecore Life

Key Features Of The Cottagecore Life

  • Unrushed
  • Slow living
  • Close to nature
  • Simplicity
  • Nurturing

Thank you for stopping by the Cottage and hope to see you again

Edible Flowers

Summer is here and the flowers are blooming all around us.

And what is a more cheerful sight than the sight of drinks with flowers in them, or cakes, pies and other culinary delights dressed in flowers?

However, don’t just go picking any flower for your drinks, cookies and pies.

You don’t want to poison yourself, so here is a list of edible flowers that you can add to your drinks, cakes, pies or cookies.

Angelica: tastes like licorice

 

Anise hyssop: anise or licorice flavor

 

Apple blossoms: like apples

 

Chive flowers: taste like chives

 

Bee Balm: tastes somewhat like oregano or mint

 

Borage: somewhat cucumber-like

 

Carnation: sweet flavor, good for desserts

 

Chamomile: somewhat like apples

 

Chervil: anise

 

Chrysanthemums: tangy, bitter

 

Clover: sweet, somewhat anise

 

Cornflower: usually spicy, somewhat like cloves

 

Dandelion: sweet, honey-like

 

Garden Sorrel: tart, lemony

 

Hibiscus: tart, like cranberries

 

Honeysuckle: sweet

 

Jasmine: strong, good for use in tea

Lavender: sweet, floral

 

Lemon verbena: lemon

 

Lilac: flowery, a little bitter

 

Linden: similar to honeysuckle

 

Marigold: usually peppery, can be somewhat bitter

 

Nasturtium: peppery, good in salads

 

Pansy: mild, slightly sweet

Primrose: slightly sweet

 

Queen Anne’s Lace: light, like a carrot

 

Rose: different varieties have different flavors, but mostly sweet; even if you do not want to eat them, consider using them to decorate cakes and pastries

Sunflower: young flowers taste like artichokes, older flowers are bitter

 

Sweet Woodruff: sweet, somewhat nutty

 

Tulip: mild lettuce or cucumber flavor

 

Hope you enjoyed this list.

What edible flowers have you tried?

 

 

Aquarius Gift Ideas

 

 

 

How To Have A Cosy Cottagecore Home

Living through a pandemic during one of the coldest months of the year can be a little bit dreary.

With most of us spending more time indoors or at home, here are great ideas to make your home a more cosy cottagecore haven. 🏡 🏡

 

THE ITEMS IN THE VIDEO:

INDOOR SWING HAMMOCK

FEATHER DUSTER

ELECTRIC FIREPLACE

COSY COTTAGECORE LAMPS

FLAMELESS CANDLES

COPPER WATERING CAN

TURNTABLES

COTTAGECORE FAIRY LIGHTS

🏡 🏡

Sagittarius Gift Ideas

Gift ideas that the Sagittarius in your life is bound to love.

 

Libra Gift Ideas

Go, Libra, it’s your season!!

It is no secret that Libras know how to rock this world – in a balanced sort of way.

Libras are

Gentle, fair, considerate, faithful and trustworthy, it is indeed a blessing to have a Libra in your life.

And as Libras love classy and tasteful, below is a list of Libra gifts that the Libra in your life is bound to love.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Virgo Gift Ideas

It’s Virgo season!!

Smart, sophisticated, practical and hardworking, Virgos are known for being perfectionistic and having high standards.

Shopping for the Virgo in your life can be hard, which is why I have collated gift ideas that your Virgo is sure to love.

 cottagecore birthday gifts, cottagecore decor, cottagecore uk, cottagecore gift ideas, cottagecore gifts, Virgo gifts, virgo gift ideas, gifts for a virgo woman, virgo gifts for him, romantic gifts for virgo man, virgo necklace, virgo mug, virgo jewellery, virgo gift guide, virgo gift ideas for him, virgo gift ideas woman, virgo gift for mom, virgo birthday gift ideas, virgo female gift ideas, virgo male gift ideas,

 

The Sounds And Smells Of Summer

Here is a video of some of my favourite sounds and smells of summer.

What else would you add? 🌞 🌻 🌞