(More) Simple Hacks Behind My $39 Utility Bills

Big things have been happening since I published last month’s blog post, 5 Simple Apartment Hacks Behind my $39 Utility Bills, and it’s time to share the wealth! I got a lot of great feedback with MORE tips from Financial Independence bloggers and readers on…

BONUS Lifehack – Get a Craft Table

Are you crafty? Like to paint, draw, or make things? (I hope so, since we should all be producing more than we consume) Perhaps you like to read, write, or study? (Trick question, no one likes to study) Do you use a laptop for school…

Minimally Nerdy’s Guide to Throwing a Party

Presenting our first ever guest post here on Minimally Nerdy, written by my very good friend (and party god) Michael Underlin! Back in my single days I enjoyed throwing parties with my best friends that have since then fallen into local legend. One such party…

5 Simple Apartment Hacks Behind my $39 Utility Bills

$39.26. That’s the average monthly payment I made to my utilities provider from April 2016 to April 2017. Before that I was like most people; running power bills in excess of $100 every month, and I thought that was normal. I thought there was nothing I could…

No One Cares About Your Stuff, and They Never Will

MY GRANDFATHER was a rancher all his life, and a minimalist. Not so much for philosophical reasons, but as a product of his upbringing. The only son of Czech immigrants, raised by a single mother due to the untimely death of his father, he had…