Upcycling Interiors: 10 Top Pallet Ideas - really like the idea of using this in the nursery - maybe as a backdrop to letters spelling out his name?
If you decorate your home with a primitive or early American theme; you are undoubtedly familiar with vintage apple crates. But did you know that you can make your own apple crates out of reclaimed pallet wood for under $5 each?
10 Surprisingly Simple Woodworking Projects for Beginners http://www.upcyclethat.com/crate-coffee-table/2575/
Tutorial for a super easy way to transfer ink from paper onto wood, to make old-fashioned looking signs
Wax paper transfer
How to Age Wood With Vinegar and Steel Wool: 9 Steps - wikiHow
distressing furniture with steel wool, probably a lot easier than using sand paper!