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7 Ways to Make Downsizing Easier

This is a guest post by Michele O’Connor and Carol Preibis from Ahh The Simple Life. Home sweet smaller home: the cozy living-dining room Michele O’Connor created for herself and her husband just five months ago, when they downsized from their four-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath Colonial to a one-bedroom, one-bath condo with loft. Downsizing is stressful. I’d love to help […]

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Simplify Without Stress

This month I am expecting a new baby boy (Adam). I already have a 3.5 years old girl named Maleeka. As the delivery date approached, my wife started to raise her concern about the increasing number of chores and responsibilities when Adam arrives. When I told her that the best solution is to simplify more, […]

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You Don’t Have To Declutter To Own Fewer Things!

If you’re not comfortable with the idea of letting go of your excess stuff and having to declutter everything you don’t need or use, then I’ve a smart alternative for you. It is based on the principle of perception. The principle says, “What is more important than reality is the perception of reality.” Some people […]

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The 5 Laws of Zero Waste Living

In this new episode of the Midway Decluttering Show, you’re going to explore the Zero Waste lifestyle! Back in 2006, Bea Johnson, bestselling author of Zero Waste Home, started to embrace a zero waste lifestyle and discovered its incredible health, financial and time saving benefits! Watch now to discover her interesting story and learn the […]

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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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Simplify Your Life by Relearning to Share Like A Child

This is a guest post by Cheryl Magyar. You’re going to discover how to simplify your life by sharing more … like a child! As children we are taught that sharing is caring. By and large most youngsters are good at partaking in the exchange of bites of cookies and candy, playing with toys and reading […]

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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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How To Simplify The Seemingly Complex Task of Moving

This is a guest post by Akilah Richards It's safe to say that moving is one of those tasks that few people enjoy. While it is exciting to start a new phase in our life journey—be it a new relationship or job—the idea of packing everything up and then spending a great sum of money […]

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Packing Party: The Most Intuitive Decluttering Method

In today’s episode of the Midway Decluttering show, you’re going to discover one of the most intuitive decluttering methods I’ve ever seen. If you apply this method, you will realize that you don’t need 80% of the stuff you own! And you can very quickly declutter your home and find time and energy to pursue […]

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