Category Archives: Stuff & Things

An Introduction to Stuff & Things

I was spending a bit of time thinking about the concept of reviews and products here. It’s a bit of a tough situation, because a big part of my particular flavor of frugality is minimalism, so stuff is something I try to avoid. However, I know that stuff can be helpful, and stuff does not necessarily mean being a mindless consumer. I am of the idea that anything one buys needs to have a purpose at which it excels, and it needs to last. Reducing waste is a personal goal of mine, and part of that is avoiding low quality stuff that fails us. I am going to have another post that discusses, in detail, the underlying philosophy that will guide products and services as they relate to this site, and to this show. Continue reading An Introduction to Stuff & Things

I purchased this item in August 2014 for $31.54. It’s solidly built, and have never had any issues with it. The grind is easily changed from super-fine to quite coarse. I can adjust this based on the quality and strength of the coffee I’m grinding. Continue reading