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10 Places to Find Unexpected Pleasure

“Simplicity is about the unexpected pleasure derived from what is likely to be insignificant and would otherwise go unnoticed.” – John Maeda The core of simple living is removing anything that stands between you and enjoyment. Ideally, all the clutter should be eliminated to leave you only with what matters most. We often tend to […]

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Awesome Minimalism Infographic!

First of all, I would like to thank everyone who voted for the best logo. I hope you like the new look and feel of Midway Simplicity. Last week, Aaliyah, one of my readers shared with me an awesome infographic about minimalism and living with less. I couldn’t resist sharing it with you today. The core […]

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The Beginner’s Guide To Simplifying Your Life

“If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” –Yogi Berra I receive frequent emails from readers who are just starting their simple living quest. I notice that many of them are wandering where to begin and how to progress. That’s why in this post I would like to share with […]

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The Simplicity of Focusing on What You Love

In this guest post by Vanessa Salas, you’re going to discover how much you are unique and that you don’t have to follow someone else’s path to success. Instead, just focus on what makes YOU happy. “Creating a life that reflects your values and satisfies your soul is a rare achievement”. – Bill Watterson Have you […]

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Finding Purpose: From a Broken Self-Esteem to a Bestselling Author

I would like to share with you a very important lesson that transformed my life and can transform your life too…that’s the biggest lesson I’ve ever learned about finding your purpose, living simply and following your passion. Here’s the beginning…   I remember the day I returned home from school with my first chemistry lesson. […]

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Find Your Purpose In Less Than 30 Minutes … Really!

In the last few days, you’ve probably heard of the P.A.S. Technique and how it can help you find your passion and purpose in life in less than 30 minutes…really! You can read what our awesome sponsors are saying about this technique here: Find Your Purpose With The P.A.S. Method (LJ Earnest from Simple Productivity […]

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How To Have a Life Full of Experiences?

We all dream of doing great things in life, but we always complain of being busy or not having enough resources; time, money, or energy, to pursue our dreams. The question is: “How long are you going to delay the things that you really wanted to do?”  Here’s the truth… There is no way to […]

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Nicolas Berggruen – The Richest Minimalist on the Planet

Can wealth and minimalism go together? In this guest post by Michael Fernando, you’ll discover great insights from the life of Nicolas Berggruen, the richest minimalist on the planet! When I went to listen to Nicholas Berggruen talk at the Oxford Union, I knew of him as a business man, an investor. I went to learn […]

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How To Create A Simple Living Vision Board

What does your simple life look like? In the latest episodes of the Midway Decluttering Show, my guests stressed on the point that you are not obliged to follow anyone else’s view of simplicity. There is no standard or specific model for a simple life. The premise of simple living is to eliminate the unnecessary […]

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Don’t Focus on the Clutter, Focus on Your Passions!

(The following is a guest post by Mike Burns who blogs at the  othersideofcomplexity.com . This is an adjusted excerpt from his brand new eBook, Living Clutter-Free with Kids in the House. The book is FREE for 3 days! [July 4-6]) When you read a blog like Midway Simplicity, you probably expect to find a bunch of […]

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