DIY Paper Mobile Tutorial

Paper Mobile DIY

My trip to the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel this month inspired this simple, paper mobile tutorial for the Red Barn Blog.  Head on over to get the full tutorial.

DIY: Getting Your Kids’ Art on Canvas


My Decor & Cool Spaces post for this month is up over on the Red Barn Blog! This time I took on the challenge of finding a way to display kids artwork that blends well with the rest of our wall decor. Head on over to my post on to see the full tutorial.

DIY Dog Bed from Upcycled Crib Mattress

DIY Dog Bed From Crib Mattress

Have a spare crib mattress laying around?  A lot of parents do once their final baby graduates from the toddler bed, so even if you don’t have one free right now, chances are someone you know… or someone on Craigslist does. Scott and I came up with this easy project that turns a crib mattress […]

Diaper Wall Organization- A Red Barn Blog Tutorial


My February post for the Red Barn Blog’s Decor & Cool Spaces column is up. Check out how I turned some kitchen storage into a system that takes advantage of vertical wall space in a nursery to organize diapers and diapering essentials. Click through to see the whole post.