Minimalism, the idea of having less, only the things you need. Get rid of your wants, empty desires, and get back to what it means to be alive, full of life.

While I have always had an appreciation for minimalism, it was only recently when I decided to make it a part of my life. Now as a 20-something college student, some would say I already live in minimalism. It takes on a completely different meaning when you make the conscious choice to live with less though.

A lot of people hoard more objects than they think; they will either still use it sometime or it has some valuable memory attached to it. In no way do I think people should get rid of their favorite possessions in the name of minimalism, the exact opposite actually. When you rid your life of all the clutter, you will gain a greater appreciation for those items you already love. ...[Continue reading on Through My Eyes]