Vim is super nice for simplicity, but I am afraid of spending too much time in config files! That has always kept me away from using it exclusively.
I did lose my self at first. But the thing to do is start fresh and see what's missing in your workflow. 99% of the time, there is something out there. It will grow with time but you don't need much at all to be productive.
I might give Spacemacs a try one day. Who knows.
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