Erin Trafford and Dan Basquill Erin Trafford and Dan Basquill are husband and wife and co-creators of DIY Passion. They blog out of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and are on a quest to make their house a home. From small painting projects to full-scale room makeovers, DIY Passion is full of ideas, honesty, humor, and inspiration for your home. DIY Passion has been featured in the online versions of House Beautiful, Country Living, and Good Housekeeping, as well as Apartment Therapy and Hometalk. In May 2015, DIY Passion launched a podcast series, too!