DIY Fireplace Mantel

You eyes are not fooling you. Yes, this is a new blog post here at White Cottage Farm. This blog post I have been meaning to put together for sometime but due to… a few big things we have been just unbelievably busy here at the farm. This was a project that I walked into,…

The Return of the Vlog

Finding our Smiles & Laughs We really try make it a point to have as much fun here in our little life on our little farm. Even during our tough days, we somehow still find our smiles and laughs. We can find them from enjoying or newly renovated spaces, long treks out to the garden,…

How to build a Modern Farmhouse Bench

It is a busy time of year for everyone I am sure. Between trips to the pool, pop-up BBQ’s, and simply squeezing every once of sunshine out of the day. It is very easy to give into the hustle and bustle and quickly look past the basics. We have been doing a lot of projects…

DIY Picture Frame

For a few weeks know I have launched a weekly video series on Instagram called Workshop Wednesday also dubbed White Cottage Farm Wednesdays, as I am not always in the workshop. Its a wonderful outlet and commitment for me to share what we love doing on the farm. Too many times I find it to…

DIY Vintage Inspired Bench

So a few week ago on the first installment of Workshop Wednesday I shared crackle paint on a little DIY Vintage Inspired Bench. Crackle paint has been around for a while but I was very impressed with the outcome from Dixie Bell Paint Company. This build was completely made from scrap wood left over from…

DIY Mini Card Catalog

It’s no secret we love little cubby systems and card catalogs. I’ve always wanted to build a bigger one like the antique one we found in North Carolina… before we get too far, I wanted to try my take at a DIY Mini Card Catalog… Here is how it turned out. I have to say…