You have two teams, making two apps. The first made something that demands very few updates and doesn't require specialized knowledge. But the codebase is huge. The second is a bespoke, Hacker News masterpiece. But it demands regular rewrites and requires constant re-education. Which do you chose? Maybe you already chose a path. Your fingers are bleeding from all the typing or you're in the middle of re-write #3. How do you get off that path? Let's talk about getting back to React, the overlooked APIs and uncommon patterns that make you a happier and healthier React developer.