To make navigating Call Me Cordelia easier, I’ve created a list of all the categories along with a description for each one. The main categories are listed first followed by the sub-categories.

(Please note: Some of the categories are not clickable links because they contain no posts yet. As I write more blog posts, I’ll update the category links.)

Scope for the Imagination

Scope for the Imagination: This category is filled with scope for the imagination! It includes articles about Anne of Green Gables, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Road to Avonlea, and more.

  • Anne of Green Gables: Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
  • L. M. Montgomery: Dedicated to Lucy Maud Montgomery, the beloved author of Anne of Green Gables
  • Road to Avonlea: The hit tv show Road to Avonlea, based on L. M. Montgomery’s novels.
  • Cordelia’s Bookshelf: Cordelia’s favorite books, which provide plenty of scope for the imagination.
    • Other L. M. Montgomery Books: Other works by L. M. Montgomery, including The Story Girl, Jane of Lantern Hill, and Emily of New Moon.
    • If you like Anne, you might like…: Other books besides L. M. Montgomery that you might enjoy if you like Anne of Green Gables.

Cottage Garden

Cottage Garden: Stroll through a romantic Cottage garden, and learn how to create the garden of your dreams.

  • Kitchen Garden: Create a useful but lovely kitchen garden full of fruits, veggies, and herbs.
  • Cottage Flowers: Create a romantic garden full of flowers. Learn about bedding plants, cut flowers, and butterfly gardens.
  • The Romantic Garden: Be inspired to create your own romantic garden with elegant landscape ideas and tips.
  • The Garden Gate: A garden column featuring helpful horticulture notes.

Cottage Home

Cottage Home: Be inspired by elegant cottage style interiors, and learn how to create the home of dreams.

  • Cordelia’s Cottage: Tour romantic cottages and be inspired to bring some vintage elegance into your own home.
  • Maplebrook: Visit my own home Maplebrook, an 87 year old craftsman bungalow being lovingly restored.
  • Housekeeping: Learn the art of homemaking to bring elegance and grace into your home.
  • Holiday Ideas: Be inspired by our seasonal decorating ideas to turn your home into a holiday house.

Cordelia’s Cookbook

Cordelia’s Cookbook: Browse through Cordelia’s recipes and elegant tablescapes. Become inspired to host the perfect dinner party or a lovely teaparty.

  • Candlelight Suppers: Everything from easy recipes for everyday family meals, to elegant candlelight supper ideas.
  • Cordelia’s Cup of Tea: Be inspired to host an elegant lady’s tea party for a bridal shower or plan a dress up tea for your favorite little princesses.

Vintage Elegance

Vintage Elegance: Bring elegance into your everyday life with our vintage fashion ideas, beauty tips, lovely dresses, and pearls.

  • Forgotten Elegance: Revisit romantic eras when ladies wore dresses, crinolines, hoop skirts, and puffed sleeves.
  • Cordelia’s Capsule Wardrobe: Capsule wardrobes are all the rage right now. Learn how to add some vintage elegance to your everyday outfits.
  • Poise and Grace: Learn the forgotten elegance of being a lady, which requires more than just etiquette.
  • Vintage Vanity: Be inspired by a vintage vanity covered with pearls and lovely perfume bottles. Bring some elegance into your beauty routine with how to tips.


Brocante: Stroll into a vintage shop filled with antiques. Browse through collections of tea cups, jadeite, pyrex, salvaged glass door knobs, musty old books, antique linens, and claw foot bathtubs.

  • Friday’s Favorite Finds: Friday is my favorite day of the week because I get to share my favorite vintage finds from local antique shops and thrift stores.
  • Antique Linens: Antique linens are a lovely way to bring a glimpse of past elegance into your home. Learn how to collect, display, and care for vintage textiles.
  • Cordelia’s Collections: Learn the art of collecting antiques, and how to display your collections. Be inspired to start a collection of your own.


Freebies: Free items to add some elegance to your digital life. Includes printables, Facebook covers, and Etsy banners.

  • Etsy Banners: Add some elegance to your Etsy shop with a free shop banner.
  • Facebook Covers: Dress up your Facebook with a free Facebook timeline cover.
  • Printables: Download a free printable and frame it for lovely artwork.
  • Miscellaneous: Miscellaneous free digital items to add some elegance to your digital life.

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