Life isn't about things. It's about relationships and experiences. For most people, this idea might be the biggest takeaway from the COVID era. While it's unlikely that consumerism is on the way out, many people are starting to rethink some aspects of their lives, wondering what it is they truly need. One approach to answering this question that's gaining steam is called minimalism, and this article serves as a brief introduction with some useful pointers to help you get started.