256A life less Grimm » Before Homicide and Hank, there was Special Victims Unit, and Jan. Nick earns his way off the beat and behind a detective's desk where he belongs, and where he has a reasonably peaceful life, unknowingly learning Grimm skills while his friendly giant Koninglowen partner tries to keep the notion of 'wesen' a secret from him... An accumulative series of light short stories :)
Grimm, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 14, words: 132k+, favs: 129, follows: 136, updated: 10/13/2014 published: 4/5/2013, Nick B., Hank G., Captain Renard, Sgt. Wu
422The Blutbau Cometh » Rosalee is calm, but Monroe is having a pre-parental crisis. There's nothing like having a group of supportive friends around to become family when baby arrives and needs to be born safely in a world of inconvenience and annoying parents... especially when security needs to be tightened because the Verrat are on the march... Nick is the best God-father... ever.
Grimm, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 24, words: 199k+, favs: 84, follows: 101, updated: 10/2/2014 published: 6/25/2013, Nick B., Hank G., Monroe, Rosalee C.
340The Grimm Grimmoire » What went into Sean Renard's college report? What does a Grimm's mid-life crisis look like? How thick is Monroe's file of Nick-Accidents? How well does a Grimm adapt to modern technology? How do you prank a Grimm/Blutbad/Lowen? A series of VERY, VERY SILLY one-shots showing the outside edges of the lives of our favourite Grimm characters... past, present and future...
Grimm, T, English, Humor, chapters: 23, words: 42k+, favs: 101, follows: 85, updated: 6/19/2014 published: 11/27/2012
241 Waifs and Strays » Nick's having trouble with his Grimm-life-work balance. Just because he's open minded about the type of wesen that wander into his life these days, it doesn't mean he wants to adopt them en masse. But one little guy is in a whole lot more trouble than he's letting on and needs a Grimm and his 'big gun' pals to come to his rescue... just as Renard is trying to come clean...
Grimm, T, English, Humor & Drama, chapters: 17, words: 134k+, favs: 123, follows: 61, updated: 3/22/2013 published: 11/22/2012, Nick B.
178 United Federation of Rare Species » To help Hank acclimatise to Grimmdom, Nick and Monroe take Hank on a Boys' Grand Night Out to a wesen club. But things do not go to plan and when things get really wild, Nick finds his little band of brothers growing wider than he'd expected... (significant Nick whump; minor Monroe whump, still pretty light-hearted...).
Grimm, T, English, Humor & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 13, words: 65k+, favs: 162, follows: 61, updated: 11/11/2012 published: 10/1/2012, Nick B., Hank G., Monroe, Captain Renard
81 Inheritance » There are some elements of life pre-Grimm that Nick doesn't want back, like bad memories, overbearing women, or strangers bearing dodgy gifts... Some blasts from the past take a little time to get used to.
Grimm, T, English, Friendship & Humor, chapters: 6, words: 20k+, favs: 136, follows: 55, updated: 9/27/2012 published: 9/19/2012, Nick B., Monroe
72 The Fundraiser » Nick has chosen the wrong day to be sick. Rosalee's been busting a gut to get enough money to build the wesen wellness centre, and there's no way Monroe's going to let the star attraction flake out on them...
Grimm, T, English, Humor & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 7, words: 18k+, favs: 155, follows: 48, updated: 9/17/2012 published: 9/4/2012, Nick B., Monroe
66 The Eisbaby Cometh » Someone has left a baby on Nick's doorstep - just as Hank desperately needs him. Who's going to swing by and cover for him? His friends, with other priorities on their minds, seem very unkeen to save the day this time...
Grimm, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 5, words: 9k+, favs: 74, follows: 19, updated: 9/1/2012 published: 8/26/2012, Nick B., Monroe