Not Your Average Chick

Stationery Enthusiast & Mental Wellness Advocate

blue-NYAC-one month old

Hey chicks! Today NYAC turns ONE month old! Time sure flies when you are having fun! I am one lucky chick to have 53 followers in my first month. Let’s review our month, shall we? counting this post, there have been 19 published post on NYAC!! we have had our first successful giveaway, announcing the winner today on our …

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NYAC-An Update

Hey chicks! I received my Clairefontaine notebook but I haven’t put it to the test.  I have stayed busy creating products.  I have recently had an onslaught of creative ideas.  I have taken advantage of this by creating three drawings, I am going to call them creative creatures.  I trusted my abstract mind and paired …

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Review Write NotePads & C0.-NYAC

Hey Chicks! The mail came and brought gifts! or at least that’s what it felt like receiving my craft haul and one of my premium notebooks,  Write Notepads & Co.  First I will start off by saying I purchased this when they offered a small discount of  10 or 20% off.  The sale included the …

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paper haul-NYAC

Hey Chicks! Pretty Paper Haul Even before being NYAC, I would collect pretty paper.  A local craft store was having a sale on paper, normally $20 a pack, I purchased them for a$6.00 each.  A savings of $14!!  That is a great deal if you ask me.  I also purchased some cards and envelopes in …

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Stepping up My Stationery Game-NYAC

Hey, Chicks! affiliate links included – see disclaimer I am amazed at the number of stationery enthusiasts I have found while researching.  There seems to be a genuine appreciation for all things surrounding the broad spectrum of stationery.  There are collectors of pens who write detailed reviews, those who test the quality of paper, and …

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Creating in the Rain-NYAC

Hey, chicks! Create Today it is rainy and dreary so what better to do than paint?! These, of course, are not finished.  This is the first stage, of many.  I didn’t have a specific idea I was painting towards, I was just mixing colors.  I haven’t a clue what my plans are for them either …

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For the Love of Stationery-NYAC

Hey, chicks! affiliate links included – see disclaimer The initiative behind my creative business, NYAC,  is a love for stationery, most especially journals, planners, markers, notebooks, paper clips … I love the aesthetics of eye-catching, designed stationery.  Doesn’t writing with a well-designed pen make you write better? Who am I kidding? It’s the quality of …

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My Amateur Approach into The World of Business-NYAC

Hey, Chicks! What step is next? In the early stages of development, the question  I have asked myself the most is .. What do I do next? Unfortunately, the answers don’t fall from the sky nor will you find others willing to help, at least not for free.  Research gave me direction through suggestions. What …

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5 Tips to Prevent New Business Burnout-NYAC

Hey, Chicks! Beginnings are scary.  Embarking on a new adventure leaves you feeling vulnerable especially when you are not familiar with the process and fear failure as the result.  As with any project, building a business can be discouraging.  These feelings of inadequacy may be the result of financial strain limited funding lack of knowledge …

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