You don’t have to do the dishes every day — A lesson for all UX designers

Recognizing the signs that are clearly telling you it’s okay to take a break.

Mike Curtis
The You Design System
5 min readJan 17, 2023

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Image by author | My kitchen sink

This is my kitchen sink tonight. I walked away from it. My 4-year-old came up to me after dinner as I started doing the dishes and asked, “But Dad, why do you have to do the dishes tonight?” I didn’t have a good…

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Mike Curtis
The You Design System

Senior UX Designer / New articles weekly on design & self-improvement / Helping you design the "UX of You" / 22+ years in design, marketing, & sales.