Authentic Yellow Blog

Halloween Houses Colouring Page

Halloween is coming! Such an amazingly rich thematic and the perfect excuse to dive into all manner of geeky spookiness. I love the mystery and the suggestion of discovery inherent to old houses, so my first...

Sea Breeze Inspired Bathroom – Before and After

The upstairs bathroom is where all the pre-school, pre-work rush happens: showering, prepping, handling my daughter’s hair, convincing mine to lay flat, making sure everyone has brushed their teeth, etc., etc. It is very much a...

Camping Colouring Page with Mountains, Tent and a Fox

Summer’s not over yet! For those camping lovers out there (sooooo not me, haha, but I do like the imagery), here’s a camping-themed colouring page. It might be useful when you want to put...

Xavier’s Original Sea & Stars Room with Mural

For the first couple of years after Orléane, my second one, was born, the kids shared a bedroom. Xavier, my oldest, was 1 and a half, and a sound sleeper, so it worked well....

Pirate Coloring Page (and Birthday Schedule!)

Pirates are such a fantastic theme for birthday parties… They’re not the most original theme — okay, okay, they’re way up there in the everybody-has-done-them themes and I’ve used them 3 or 4 times...

Garden Party Theme Printables for Toddler Birthday

When my daughter Orléane turned one (back in 2009!), we had a Garden & Bugs theme for her birthday. Because we thought she would remember the theme details? No! But who cares? Planning kids...