Staircase Makeover: Part I

Staircase makeover - carpet to hardwood. www.thetarragonahouse.com

When we moved into the house, the stairs and second floor were carpeted. It’s evident that the carpet had been replaced at some point in time, so definitely not the original carpet from when the house was built in 2006. Could… Continue Reading

Entryway Bench from a Headboard (& The Finishing Fiasco)

DIY Entryway Bench from an Old Headboard! www.thetarragonahouse.com

A few months ago I picked up this old headboard and footboard from someone on Craigslist for $10. Full-sized, solid wood. Even though I almost turned around while driving through a seedy part of town to get it, I ended… Continue Reading

Blue Lemonade Cheesecake Shooters

Quick, no-bake cheesecake bites. Perfect for a baby shower! www.thetarragonahouse.com

We just got back from a family baby shower that I had the pleasure of making some super fun things for. In preparation, I had to make my rounds on Pinterest (hah!) looking for fitting things for a boy’s baby shower. And… Continue Reading